RICHARD SZECSY EDUCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP ESSAY CONTEST
Submissions must be received no later than May 6, 2019.
TACA will award $2,500 to a student who submits an essay detailing how the aggregates, concrete, or the cement industry has had a positive impact on their family, life, or community in which they live. A winner will be selected from the entries and notified by June 1, 2019 and the proceeds will be directly deposited into their spending account at the college or university. Presentation of the award will be on June 14, 2019 at the Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center in Grapevine, Texas.
Simply fill out the application form below, attach your essay and submit to TACA.
If you have any questions, please call TACA at 512.451.5100.
Purpose: To fund a currently enrolled college/university student pursuing a degree and or interest in the aggregates, concrete, or cement industry.
Amount: Single award of $2,500
- Must be a US citizen;
- Must be currently enrolled in a college or university in Texas as the scholarship will be sent directly to the university financial aid department the following Fall semester in the student’s name to be applied to their account;
- Must have a direct relative employed by a member company of the Texas Aggregates & Concrete Association;
- Must complete application;
- Must write an essay of how aggregates, concrete, or the cement industry has had either a direct or indirect impact on their family, life, or community in which they live.