State Rep. Dustin Burrows accepting applications for Texas Armed Services Scholarship Program

State Rep. Dustin Burrows accepting applications for Texas Armed Services Scholarship Program
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Provided by Office of State Rep. Dustin Burrows (HD-83)

The Office of State Rep. Dustin Burrows (HD-83) is accepting applications for the Texas Armed Services Scholarship Program (TASSP), which awards up to $4,000 to postsecondary students planning to serve in the United States armed forces or Texas State Guard.

Each Texas state senator and state representative can nominate one student for the scholarship. Students seeking nomination from Rep. Burrow's office must meet the following criteria:

Reside in Lubbock County, the portion of which is in House District 83; Gaines, Terry, Borden, Scurry, Lynn or Mitchell County

Meet all eligibility requirements detailed at the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board's website

Include a resume, two recommendation letters, and a brief cover letter explaining why and in what branch the applicant plans to serve

Submit the above materials to Dustin.Burrows@house.texas.gov no later than July 20, 2018

The nominee will be selected by July 31.