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2015 GSCTX Scholarship Winners


Colleges and universities recognize the merits of the Girl Scout experience by making scholarships and grants available to Girl Scouts and recipients of the Girl Scout Gold Award. Girl Scouts seeking scholarships should contact their high school guidance counselor or the financial aid office at the school they wish to attend for information on any scholarships that might be available to Girl Scouts.

Apply for the GSCTX Founder's Scholarship

This year Girl Scouts of Central Texas will be offering a minimum of ten $1,000 Founder’s Scholarships for further education to graduating seniors in our council. Applications are open December 1, 2021 - February 7, 2022.  

Founder's Scholarship


  • Registered graduating senior Girl Scout members of GSCTX only
  • Active participation in Girl Scouting (affiliation with a troop not necessary)
  • Demonstrated academic achievements
  • Attendance at a college, university, trade, or technical school

Criteria for Consideration

  • Overall strength of the application
  • Overall strength of the recommendations
  • Girl Scout, school, and community leadership activities, awards earned, and work experience
  • High School grades and test scores
2021 Scholarship Recipients

Dan Robertson Memorial Scholarship

  • Marie Young

Shannon Robinson Memorial

  • Madeline Ford

Lynelle McKay STEM

  • Morgan Wells

Kirsten Bilhardt Honorary

  • Luci Borowski

Angie McFarland (McLennan Co.)

  • Grace Keeland

"A Mother's Love" Cindy Buford Memorial

  • Audrey Lingan
  • Emilia LuongoSchmidt

Founder's Scholarship

  • Avery Buenger
  • Sofia Campos
  • Jacqueline Gibson
  • Kimber Hageman
  • Zahra Haider
  • Nicole Kane
  • Caroline Lobb
  • Sloane Simmen
  • Lauren Spencer
  • Carisa Torralva


For questions or more information about scholarships, contact Melissa at