Scholarships

2020 Don’t mess with Texas® Scholarship Contest

We will be accepting application submissions mid-January 2020. The link to apply will appear on this page. Please check back then.  

The 2020 Don’t mess with Texas® Scholarship, in partnership with Keep Texas Beautiful, recognizes the achievements of high school seniors who have taken a leadership role to prevent litter in their school and/or community. Any Texas high school senior planning to pursue a two- or four-year degree at an accredited college or university next year and currently attending public, private, or home school in Texas may apply. One $6,000 Grand Prize scholarship and two $2,000 scholarships will be awarded in June 2020.

Thank you to the 2019 scholarship sponsors: Moody Foundation, iHeart Media and PunchDrunk Digital.

Congratulations to the 2019 Don’t mess with Texas Scholarship winners!

$8,000- Dean Defendorf– Boerne Champion High School, Boerne, TX

$6,000- BriannaNealy- Glenda Dawson High School, Pearland, TX

$2,000- Michah Tucker– Burleson Centennial High School, Burleson, TX

$2,000- Camryn Bigelow– Richland Collegiate High School, Dallas, TX