Mary Waddell Memorial Scholarship Winners Announced.

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Henderson County United Way announces the awarding of the Mary Waddell Memorial Scholarship.

The scholarship honors the memory of Mary Waddell, a local community builder and former Executive Secretary of the United Way of Henderson County, the scholarship recognizes students passionate about volunteering and community service.

Congratulations:

Pricilia Garcia, Malakoff, TX. Malakoff High School (dual credit TVCC). Valedictorian. 3.9 GPA

Will attend University of Texas at Tyler in the Fall 2022, majoring in Biology Pre-Medicine.

Aspires to enter Medical School and practice medicine and offer healthcare to all.

1st Place Scholarship amount $5,000

Caleb Chase, Enchanted Oaks, TX.  Mabank High School (dual credit at TVCC).  4 Sport Letterman, 4.682 GPA

Will attend Texas A&M University in the Fall 2022, majoring in Aerospace Engineering.

Aspires to commission as US Navy Pilot, become a Blue Angels flight team member, and pilot/designer of aircraft.

 2nd Place Runner-up Scholarship amount $2,000


Cearra Warren, Malakoff, TX.  Malakoff High School (dual credit TVCC).  4.091 GPA

Will attend University of Texas at Tyler in the Fall 2022, majoring in Nursing.

Aspires to become anRegistered Nurse Anesthetist and small business owner.

 2nd Place Runner-up Scholarship amount $2,000


Charlie Martin, Murchison, TX.  Brownsboro High School (dual credit TVCC).  1st generation in college. 3.9 GPA

Will attend TVCC in the Fall 2022, completing Nursing degree at TVCC.

Aspires to become an Registered Nurse working in healthcare.

Henderson County United Way & TVCC Scholarship match award ($1,000 + $1,000):

Scholarship amount $2,000


Robert Matara, Forney, TX.  TVCC.  F-1 International student from Kenya.  1st generation in college.  3.6 GPA

Will attend TVCC in the Fall 2022, majoring in Nursing.

Aspires to become an Registered Nurse working in healthcare.

Henderson County United Way & TVCC Scholarship match award ($1,000 + $1,000):

Scholarship amount $2,000