Purpose: The Coastal Bend Restaurant Association has established this scholarship to encourage students to complete high school and attend college. Each year a ninth-grade, at-risk high school student in the Coastal Bend* is selected to receive the scholarship upon graduation. The student is mentored and encouraged during the high school years.
Amount: $1,250 per year for four years/one available
Eligibility: Applicants must:

  • be a ninth-grade, at-risk high school student in the Coastal Bend,* and;
  • graduate from high school.
Deadline: Contact Dee Haven at the number below.
Application: Applications are available from high school counselors or by contacting Dee Haven at 361-884-5802.

*Coastal Bend: Defined in the bylaws of the Coastal Bend Community Foundation as the counties of Aransas, Bee, Jim Wells, Kleberg, Nueces, Refugio, and San Patricio.