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2008 Scholarship Night Date Announced(December, 2007)

May 15, 2008, has been set aside as the 2008 Frisco Education Foundation Scholarship night. The event will be held at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church. Seniors will be receiving information about applying for funds sometime in January.

In partnership with the greater Frisco Community, FEF awarded the class of 2007 over a quarter of a million dollars in scholarship money during Scholarship Night last spring. This year, the Foundation will be adding a third graduating class to the evening as Wakeland High School debuts their inaugural senior class graduation.

The Scholarships listed below represent those awarded in 2007.  The amounts and number of recipients for scholarships vary from year to year based on fundraising results and/or wishes of individual donors.  The amount of scholarships may range from $500 one-time scholarships to $8000 four-year scholarships. The numbers in parentheses are the number of recipients awarded the scholarship in 2007.

2007 Frisco Education Foundation Scholarships

Gary Burns Continuing Scholarship (4)

Frisco Education Foundation Merit Scholarship (10)

FISD Payroll Deduction Program (38)

Frisco Education Foundation Matching Scholarships (4)

Frisco Education Foundation Achievement Scholarships (10)

Frisco Education Foundation Community Scholarships (4)

 Community Organization Sponsored Scholarships

Anderson, Pink & Stern Scholarship (1)

Caloss/Reedy Scholarship (2)

Frisco Amateur Summer Swim Team (4)

Frisco Association of the Arts (1)

Frisco Bar Association Scholarship (2)

Frisco Football League Scholarship (4)

Frisco Garden Club Scholarship (1)

Frisco Kiwanis Scholarships (5)

Frisco Masonic Lodge Scholarship (2)

Frisco Soccer Association Scholarship (4)

Frisco Veterans of Foreign Wars Scholarship (1)

Harris Christian Scholarship (1)

Leadership Frisco Alumni Association (2)

With Love It’s A Small World Foundation Scholarship (5)

Frisco Family Services Center Community Enrichment Scholarship (2)

Frisco Police Officers Association Scholarship (1)

Knights of Columbus Scholarship (1)

Velocity Volleyball Scholarship (1)

Frisco Bombers Wrestling Scholarship (1)

Steve & Sue Sydow Scholarship Fund (4)

Corporate Sponsored Scholarships

American Bank Academic Scholarship (1)

Buddy Langston Memorial Scholarship (1)

Frisco Buyers FFA Committee Scholarships (2)

Prosper Bank Scholarship (1)

Rodman Companies Scholarship (1)

Stonebriar Realty Associates Scholarship (2)

Texas A&M Alumni Scholarship (1)

Southwest Securities Freedom Scholarship – Endowed (2)

First National Bank Scholarship – Endowed (1)

AlphaBest Learning Scholarship - Endowed (1)

Knowledge Learning Scholarship – Endowed (1)

Strikz Entertainment Bowling Scholarship (1)

Sue Allen – Edward Jones Scholarship (1)

Zoom Sports/Health Science Scholarship (1)

Chick-Fil-A/Jack FM Scholarship (1)

Citibank Scholarship (1)

Independent Bank of Texas (1)

School Organization Sponsored Scholarships

Centennial Caddy Club Golf Booster Club (1)

CHS “Hoop It Up” Basketball Scholarship (4)

CHS Lady Titans “Got Soccer” Booster Club Scholarship (5)

CHS Titan Baseball Booster Club Scholarship (6)

CHS Titan Boys Soccer Booster Club Scholarship (4)

CHS Titan Football Booster Club Scholarships (3)

CHS Titan Track & Field Booster Club Scholarships (4)

CHS Titan Wrestling Booster Club Scholarship (5)

Fellowship of Christian Athletes Scholarships (2)

FHS Band Booster Club Scholarship (2)

 FHS Basketball Booster Club Scholarship (2)

Frisco H2O Booster Club Scholarship (7)

Frisco Homecoming Committee Scholarship (1)

FHS Homerun Club Scholarship (2)

FHS Touchdown Club Scholarship (5)

Frisco ISD Accounting Scholarship (1)

Pioneer Heritage Student Council & PTA Scholarship (1)

Isetta Sparks Elementary PTA Scholarship (1)

Shawnee Trail PTA Scholarship (1)

Smith Elementary Scholarship (1)

Memorial and Honor Scholarships

Calvin Bledsoe Memorial Scholarship (1)

Ellen Cobb Memorial Scholarship (1)

Karen Hayes Honor Scholarship (1)

B.J. Herrera Memorial Scholarship (1)

In Memory of Kathy Jones Scholarship (1)

Ruby Nichols Memorial Scholarship (1)

Iris “Pokey” Redmon Memorial Scholarship (1)

Peggy Cobb Reynolds’s Memorial Scholarship (1)

Bryan Smith Memorial Scholarship (1) .

Sue Stafford Educational Scholarship (2)

Storey Family Scholarship in Memory of Ronnie & Elliott Storey (1)

Matthew Sutcliffe Memorial Scholarship (1)

Mary Ann Thomas Memorial Scholarship (1)

Bennett and Alma Griffin Memorial Scholarship - Endowed (1)

Mandee Hansen Memorial Scholarship - Endowed (1)

Libby Louise Pearson Scholarship – Endowed (1)

Ann Haggard Roach Memorial Scholarship – Endowed (1)

John Weinberg Memorial Scholarship – Endowed (1)

Mike Griffin Memorial Scholarship (1)

Lauren Catuzzi Grandcolas Memorial Scholarship (1) 

Kelly James Memorial Scholarship (1)    

FEF Scholarship Applications for the class of 2008 will be available on the Frisco Education Foundation website at www.friscoeducationfoundation.org or Frisco ISD website www.friscoisd.org  beginning Thursday, January 17th. Only seniors may apply.    

 

If you have any questions or would like to join these generous donors in 2008 please feel free to contact

 Allison Miller, Director, Frisco Education Foundation, at MillerA@friscoisd.org, or 469-633-6860.