March 26, 2021

More than $200,000 in scholarships awards for graduating high school seniors and currently enrolled college students

As deadlines for scholarships quickly approach, the Paso del Norte Community Foundation reminds parents and students to apply to its diverse opportunities today. More than 10 scholarships, with more than $200,000 in awards available for graduating high school seniors and currently enrolled college students to apply.

Notably, the PdNCF recently announced the amazing awards made available by the Helen of Troy Scholarship of Excellence for Marginalized Students scholarship. The scholarship is designed to recognize and reward outstanding high school seniors of minority backgrounds who have demonstrated a high level of achievement and excellence. Three deserving students within El Paso County will be awarded $10,000 each to support their collegiate careers.

Students are encouraged to apply by April 1st and may find the application by clicking here or visiting and applying through the Kaleidoscope platform.

Other PdNCF scholarship opportunities include:

Apply now through March 31st:

  • Ben Narbuth Kiwanis Club of Horizon City Endowed Scholarship
  • Carl L. & Sandra Wright Scholarship for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math
  • Coach Archie Duran Memorial Scholarship Fund

Apply now through April 5th:

  • The Nathan W. Jones Memorial Scholarship Fund
  • The Richard Castro Community Service Scholarship Fund
  • The FirstLight Community Foundation Scholarship

Apply now through April 15th:

  • The FirstLight Community Foundation Scholarship

Other scholarship opportunities through PdNCF:

  • Bowie High School Scholarship Fund
  • Deby Lewis Foundation for Eastwood High School
  • EPISD Education Foundation Scholarships:
  • Amalia Muro Scholarship
  • Ann Yerby Memorial Scholarship
  • Coach Lou Robustelli Memorial Scholarship
  • Genevieve Gonzalez Scholarship
  • Women’s Fund of El Paso Scholarship

Please visit the PdNCF website:, for more information about all available scholarships and deadlines or email Andrea Macias at [email protected] for more details.