Welcome to the Natalia High School Guidance and Counseling Department. I am Brigitte Wardwell, it has been my privilege to have served the students of Natalia for the last nine years. Our High School Registrar is Aurora Seaton. We are working hard to ensure that each school year filled with new opportunities, great accomplishments, and lasting memories. Our goal is to have our students ready, after four years, to graduate prepared and equipped for either college or future careers.
Area Specific Scholarships
Alamo Community College Scholarship : for students planning on attending Dead line April 2
Texas Telephone Association Foundation Scholarship : Dead line March 17
South West Texas Junior College Scholarship : This is for any student planning to attend SWTJC. The deadline to apply is April 1.
Catholic Life Insurance All American Scholar Award :Students must be a Catholic Life Insurance member. The deadline is March 1.
Medina Electric Coop : For any students whose parents receive power from MEC. Deadline March 3
Texas Interscholastic League Foundation : For any student competing at the Sate UIL Meet. Deadline March 1
State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship : Focuses on students who are leaders and volunteers, demonstrate financial need, and have a GPA between 2.5 and 3.2. Deadline to apply is March 1.
Texas Student Housing Scholarship: This is open to students who will be living in Austin, College Station, or Denton. The deadline to apply is Jan. 31.
The most important place to apply for scholarships is the college or university you will be attending, and the deadline for that is usually December 1st!!!
Other State and National Scholarships
American Council of the Blind--www.acbtexas.org
American Institute of Architects--www.archfoundation.org
Best Buy Scholarship--www.bestbuyscholarshipamerica.org
Bristol-Myers Squibb Minority--www.bms.com
Coca-Cola Two Year College--www.coca-colascholars.org
College Board Search--www.collegeboard.org/fundfinder/html/ssrchtop.html
Environmental Studies Scholarship--www.wstar.org
Federal Scholarship & Aid Gateway--www.fedmoney.org
Find Money for College--www.scholarships.com
Gates Millennium Scholarship--www.gmsp.org
Harry S. Truman Scholarship--www.truman.org
Hispanic College Fund--www.hispanicfund.org
Hispanic Scholarship Fund--www.hsf.net
Horace Mann Scholars--www.horacemann.com
Jackie Robinson Foundation--www.jackierobinson.org
MALEF Law School Scholarship--www.maldef.org/
National Alliance for Excellence--www.excellence.org
National Black Journalists--www.nabj.org
National Hispanic Journalists--www.nahj.org
Native American Journalists--www.naja.com
Orphan Foundation of America--www.orphan.org
Rhodes Scholarship at Oxford--www.rhodesscholar.org
Sallie Mae's Free Online--www.salliemae.com
Scholarship on the Net--www.advocacy-net.com
Scholarship for Paralegals--www.paralegals.org
Sports Scholarships and Internships--www.ncaa.org
Wildlife Leadership Award--www.rmef.org