Senior Scholarship Application

2019 Rules and Student Entry Form (Please fill out on-line.)

 

Celebrate Texas Independence Day 2019 Student History Fair Theme: “Triumph & Tragedy in Texas History Prior to 1900”

Awards:

  • Senior Scholarship
  • $200 Best of Show
  • Peoples Choice
  • $100 1st Place (Each Category/Level)
  • $50 2nd Place (Each Category/Level)
  • $25 3rd Place (Each Category/Level)
  • $100 Group Award (Each Category/Level)

 

Categories:

  • Exhibit
  • Research Paper
  • Creative Writing Paper
  • Performance
  • Artwork
  • Video/PowerPoint

We encourage choirs and other groups to participate in group categories.

Submit Entries:

Include Entry Form For Each Entry: https://goo.gl/aASFnH  (case sensitive)

By Mail: Texas Heroes Foundation Attn: Heather Flannery/TID Student History Fair,

P.O. Box 5356, Granbury, TX 76049 by 2/15/19

Electronically: March2Texas@gmail.com on or before 2/15/19

In Person: Acton United Methodist Church 3433 Fall Creek Hwy. on either 2/24/19 or 3-5 pm or

2/25/19 3-7pm.

 

AWARDS CEREMONY will be held at Acton United Methodist Church on Friday, March 1st, 6:30 pm.  All entries are open to view and vote for People’s Choice Award from 3:00-6:30 pm on 3/1/19.

 

All Entries MUST be picked up at the end of the awards presentation at 6:30 pm on March 1, 2019, at Acton United Methodist Church. All entries not picked up will be discarded.

 

Contact Heather Flannery 817-326-6633 with questions.

 

Research Paper:

  • Must work alone  
  • Must be original, factual and historically based
  • Must be typed and double-spaced
  • Word count less than 1,000 words
  • Must provide a list of sources
  • Submitted electronically (PDF only) or mail by 2/15/19
  • Include Entry Form For Each Entry: https://goo.gl/aASFnH  (case sensitive)

 

Creative Writing Paper:

  • Must work alone
  • Must be original, factual and historically based.
  • Must be typed and double-spaced
  • Word count less than 1,000 words
  • Must provide a list of sources
  • Submitted electronically (PDF only) or mail by 2/15/19
  • Include Entry Form For Each Entry: https://goo.gl/aASFnH  (case sensitive)

 

Exhibits:

  • Work alone or in a group (5 people or less)
  • Exhibit size – no larger than 40” wide, 30” deep, and 6’ high.
  • Include any combination of photos, research paper, artwork, 3-D models, etc.
  • Submitted in-person 2/24/19 3-5pm or 2/25/19 3-7pm
  • Include Entry Form For Each Entry: https://goo.gl/aASFnH  (case sensitive)

 

Artwork:

  • Work alone or in a group (5 people or less)
  • Entries can include any painting or print style, sculpture, photography, garments, or any other art form.
  • Must be mounted and stable enough to display or hang
  • Submitted in-person 2/24/19 3-5pm or 2/25/19 3-7pm
  • Include Entry Form For Each Entry: https://goo.gl/aASFnH  (case sensitive)

 

Videos/PowerPoint:

  • Work alone or in a group (5 people or less)
  • Must be 10 minutes or less
  • Submitted electronically by 2/15/19
  • Include Entry Form For Each Entry: https://goo.gl/aASFnH  (case sensitive)

 

Performing Arts:

  • Work alone or in a group
  • May include ballads, scenes, duets, solo, choirs
  • Must be 10 minutes or less
  • Submitted electronically by 2/15/19
  • Include Entry Form For Each Entry: https://goo.gl/aASFnH  (case sensitive)

 

Criteria for Judging:

  1. Historical Content & Accuracy
  2. Relates to 2019 Theme: “Triumph & Tragedy in Texas History Prior to 1900”
  3. Organized Structure and Clearly Stated
  4. Creativity and uniqueness of the subject matter
  5. Demonstrates abundant research
  6. Grammar, Punctuation, and Spelling (if applicable)
  7. Visual Impact

 

 

 

 

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