This year, the Heart O’ Texas Fair & Rodeo awarded 33 scholarships in the amount of $49K to Central Texas students for the 2014-15 academic year. This continues the Fair & Rodeo’s tradition and mission of giving back through youth scholarships.
The Heart O’ Texas Fair & Rodeo, presented by H-E-B, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Their mission is to produce events for education, entertainment and agricultural experiences at the premier multi-use facility while giving back through youth scholarships. Since the program began in 1991, the number of scholarships and amount given has greatly increased with $225,000 now given annually. Over $200,000 in scholarships and premiums are awarded annually through the Heart O’ Texas Livestock Show, presented by Brazos Masonry, Inc. To date, more than $2 million overall has been committed to the youth of Central Texas.
For more information, email Melinda Moss at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 254-224-8276.