Fort Cavazos Family Scholarship Fund

The Fort Cavazos Family Scholarship Fund plays a pivotal role in eliminating obstacles to achieving higher education and enhancing the overall well-being of military families. Through the provision of academic scholarships to both high school seniors and military spouses residing in the Fort Cavazos area, we actively strive to enhance educational opportunities and uplift the quality of life for these valued families.

2023-2024 Scholarship Recipients | Photograph by Khanetic Images

1985

Established

386

Scholarships awarded
in the last 10 years

$570K

Total funds awarded
in the last 10 years

2024 Quick Facts

Scholarship awards for academic institutions ranged from $750 to $5,000.

A total of 52 scholarships were awarded, totaling $76,500. The awardees were comprised of 50 high school students receiving a total of $71,500 and 2 spouses receiving a total of $5,000.

The largest donations came from on-post organizations such as the Cavazos Community Thrift Shop and Fort Cavazos Spouses’ Club. Military associations, local businesses, civic organizations, and individual donors are also very generous with their support.

More than 95% of donations received were applied to scholarship awards; less than 5% were used for administrative costs.