The Supporters of the Anna High School Scholarship Foundation made it possible to give $32,000 in scholarship assistance to Anna graduates this year.
Anna High School Foundation Board members awarded $2,500 scholarships to four 2019 Anna High School graduates to assist them with expenses for the 2019-2020 school year. Each of these 2019 winners will be entitled to support for to up to four years.
The foundation will also award $22,000 to 11 previous scholarship winners currently attending college. These college students must meet the Foundation’s requirements to continue to be eligible.
Over the last 17 years, the foundation has given 51 Anna High School students scholarships totaling more than $188,000. More than 80% of those receiving foundation scholarships have either finished their post secondary education or are still attending a school.
In a press release announcing the awards, the foundation congratulated each of the scholarship recipients and thanked its 2018 Community Contributors: contributors, Anna Dental Golf Tournament and the sponsors; All Safe Pest Control, Plano; Anna Chiropractic Center, Awards Unlimited, Sherman; Bradshaw & Son Trash, Anna; Mr. & Mrs. Gary Billups, Anna; Brookshire’s Grocery, Mrs. Amoret Cain; Corbridge Orthodontics; Cold Springs Animal Hosp.; Dental Replacements Training, Richardson; Italian Villa, Anna; JB Legacy BBQ, Anna, got Signs, Anna; Mr. & Mrs. Michael Kennedy, Dr. Polly Blankenship Knight, Van Alstyne; Kwik Car Lube, Anna; Leader Automotive, Warren & Janene Ludlow; McKinney Endodontics; Mr. Mike Montgomery, Anna; Spurlock’s Malt Shop, Anna; Omni Care Dental Assoc., Anna; O’Reilly Auto Parts, Anna; Premier Pawn Shop, Anna; Redden Concrete; Drs. Paul & Susan Rountree, Mr. & Mrs. Will Rountree, Scoggins Funeral Home; Secure Lane Driving School, Anna; Fred Sutton Real Estate; Texas Instruments Foundation, Mr. Ed Thomas, Anna; Rod Walnofer Insurance, Anna; and Warrior Tire, Williams Wealth Management, Sherman.
The foundation’s board of directors includes Mrs. Amoret Cain, Mrs. Mary Sue Holder, Ms. Dorothy Jordan, Mr. Michael Kennedy, Dr. Polly Knight, Dr. Jeff Ludlow, Mr. Thomas O’Neal, Mrs. Meagan Maxcy, Dr. Paul Rountree, Mr. William Rountree and Mr. Ed Thomas.
For more information, visit www.annascholarships.org.