THE JUNIOR ACHIEVER AWARD
The purpose of the BAFTX Junior Achievers award is to provide a summer study program in the UK for academically adept students from low income families in Texas.
Purpose Of The Award:
General Description Of The Award:
The award takes the form of a 12 day residential course in Great Britain where the student will receive an introduction to British culture. The British Studies Summer Program, delivered by ACS International Schools, will normally include visiting sites of historic and artistic importance such as the Tower of London as well as attending a West End play. The scholarship includes air/ground transportation, accommodations, meals, health insurance and a spending allowance.
Be resident in Texas
Be enrolled as a full time High School Junior within the Texas education system;
Come from a low income household;
Be in possession of a valid passport or eligible to receive one;
Maintain a competitive GPA and hold an excellent school attendance record;
Be able to attend a brunch with their families in Houston in March and be able to depart for the UK from Houston in July;
Be able to attend an Awards Dinner to receive your scholarship on April 30, 2019 in Houston.
Applicants need to provide:
September 1st, 2018
January 31st, 2019