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Counselors and Scholarship Info

FHS Counselors

The FHS Counseling Department Offers Services to Students Based on the Students Last Name. 

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Joel Bush

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Jenny Immel

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Summer Van

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Kathie Hardison

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Scholarship Information

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Scholarships are awarded to Texas residents based on a candidate's academic performance, financial need, readiness and commitment to study, plus other consideration.
Varies Depending on the Partner University CHARLES BUTT SCHOLARSHIP To be eligible for the scholarship, students must be committed to teaching in a Texas public school that is majority-economically disadvantaged school (meaning more than 50% of students are eligible for free or reduced lunch) or in a shortage subject area (specifically math, science, bilingual, or special education). Applicants must also exemplify the knowledge, skills, and values listed below. Preference is given to Texas residents.
3:00 PM 02/26/2024 ADAM SCRIPPS FOUNDATION SCHOLARS PROGRAM Up to 100 scholarships available to FISD seniors who plan to continue their education at an accredited two-year or four-year college or vocational program. See website for more information
02/28/2024 YOUNG WOMEN IN PUBLIC AFFAIRS AWARD This award is available to young women, ages 16-19, who demonstrate superior leadership skills and commitment to public service and civic causes

Applicant must be a Catholic Life Insurance member

03/01/2024 FHS BILLIE BOOSTER CLUB SCHOLARSHIP Applicant must have participated in FHS athletics and complied with the FHS code of conduct with no athletics suspensions
03/01/2024 FHS CLASS OF 88 SCHOLARSHIP Available to FHS senior who will be attending a college, university, trade school, or technical school after graduation
03/01/2024 HAGAN SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION Need-Based merit scholarship, designed to provide recipients with the opportunity to graduate college debt-free. See website for basic eligibility requirements
03/01/2024 HCTC SCHOLARSHIP Applicant must have at least one parent/guardian who is a member of HCTC.
03/15/2024 FBG. NIMITZ ROTARY FRITZ MEMORIAL ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIP Applicant must be a senior, in good standing, at a Gillespie County high school and be a full-time student at an accredited Texas college/university in the Fall 2024
03/15/2024 FREDERICKSBURG NIMITZ ROTARY GENERAL SCHOLARSHIP Applicant must be a senior, in good standing, at a Gillespie County high school and be a full-time student at an accredited Texas college, university, vocational or trade school in the Fall 2024
03/15/2024 FREDERICKSBURG NIMITZ ROTARY RANDY STAPP MEMORIAL TECHNICAL/VOCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP Applicant must be a senior, in good standing, at a Gillespie County high school and be a full-time student at Texas Vocational/Trade school in the Fall 2024
03/15/2024 GILLESPIE COUNTY A&M CLUB SCHOLARSHIP On line application available to seniors who are accepted as a student at Texas A&M in College Station, Galveston, or Qatar in the fall of 2024
03/15/2024 GILLESPIE COUNTY DEMOCRATIC ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP Any high school senior from Gillespie County may apply for these scholarships directly through self-nomination or may be nominated by family members, friends or other individuals.
03/15/2024 HORATIO ALGER SCHOLARSHIP Undergraduate scholarships for current high school juniors, high school seniors planning to pursue a bachelor's degree
03/15/2024 THE WILLIAM CRESTON HILL SCHOLARSHIP Applicant must maintain a 3.5 GPA. See application to submit a completed application
03/18/2024 FREDERICKSBURG SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM Be a high school senior at FISD  Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited 2 or 4 year college, university or vocational-technical school in Texas
03/22/2024 FREDERICKSBURG LITTLE LEAGUE SCHOLARSHIP To be eligible for consideration you, or a parent/guardian, must have participated in the Fredericksburg Little League Program
03/25/2024 BOOT RANCH COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIP Eligibility requirements are as follows: High school senior with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Must also submit an essay
03/25/2024 BOOT RANCH TOMMY HALE SCHOLARSHIP Eligibility requirements are as follows: High School senior golfer from Fredericksburg or Harper with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Must also submit an essay
03/27/2024 HILL COUNTRY CATTLE WOMEN CTE SCHOLARSHIP Available to Seniors who are attending a Texas, college, university or career/technology program in the fall of 2024
03/27/2024 HILL COUNTRY CATTLEWOMEN FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP Recipient must be a US citizen and reside in the following counties: Bandera, Bexar, Blanco, Edwards, Gillespie, Kendall, Kerr, Kimble, Llano, Mason, McCulloch, Menard, Real, or San Saba
03/29/2024 CAPITAL FARM CREDIT SCHOLARSHIP Applicant must demonstrate that they have a tentative educational plan and goals, related to fields in agriculture or natural resources
03/28/2024 JUNIOR GOLF SCHOLARSHIP Available to Gillespie County Seniors, who played competitive golf on their high school golf team. See application for more information. 
03/31/2024 TTA FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP Special consideration will be given to students who will be pursuing a college degree in fields of study which are of particular interest to telecommunications ( such as math, business, education, technology, engineering, and computer science, ect.)
3/31/2024 ZONTA CLUB OF FREDERICKSBURG Applicant must be a female resident of Gillespie County or of an adjoining county: Blanco, Kendall, Kerr, Kimble, Llano or Mason. • Applicant must be a high-school senior or older who will be attending an accredited post high school educational institution (i.e. college, university, trade school, etc.)
04/01/2024 KAILEE MILLS FOUNDATION Applicant must complete a seat belt awareness campaign, with the purpose of sharing the importance of seat belt use. See website for more information
04/02/2024 FISD LOCAL SCHOLARSHIPS Read the descriptions of the different scholarships/awards to determine your eligibility. Place a check mark in each blank next to the scholarship/award for which you are applying. You may choose more than one.
04/04/2024 CENTRAL HILL COUNTY BOARD OF REALTORS Applicant must be enrolled in and graduate from a high school in Blanco, Gillespie, Kimble, or Mason County
04/05/2024 FLORA WERTHEIM SCHOLARSHIP A 1,000 - 1,500 word essay about the general sweep of Fredericksburg history is required. See website for more information. 
04/05/2024 FREDERICKSBURG ROTARY CLUB SCHOLARSHIP Applicants must be a Gillespie County resident or attend a Gillespie County School. Applications must include application form, essay and two letters of recommendation
04/05/2024 GILLESPIE COUNTY FAIR SCHOLARSHIP Available to Gillespie County Seniors
04/05/2024 GILLESPIE COUNTY FARM BUREAU SCHOLARSHIP Only applicants whose families are members of Gillespie County Farm Bureau will be considered. You may obtain membership prior to April 5th
04/06/2024 STONEWALL PEACH JAMBOREE SCHOLARSHIP Available to graduating seniors who are enrolled at an accredited college, university or trade school in the FALL 2024
04/08/2024 GILLESPIE COUNTY 4-H SHOOTING SPORTS SCHOLARSHIP Applicant must have been a member of 4-H and completed at least 4 years of BB Gun
04/09/2024 MARY JO BROOKER/ FES SCHOLARSHIP Available to Seniors who previously attended FES
04/11/2024 ST. MARY'S CATHOLIC CHURCH SCHOLARSHIP Available to Seniors, who are practicing Catholics and planning to enter a college, university, or vocational/trade school in the fall
04/15/2024 FRONTIER HISTORY COMPANY SCHOLARSHIP This scholarship is for seniors who are currently planning to attend an accredited secondary education, technical/trade school or vocational program. Based on merit, selected individuals are seniors who have demonstrated a love of history. Pursuit of secondary education history related degree is not a requirement. Application forms may be requested by contacting Frontier History Foundation. See scholarship page for more information.
04/15/2024 RESTORE SCHOLARSHIP Applicant must have a minimum of a GPA of 3.0 or better and are continuing their education at a College, University or Trade School.
04/18/2024 HEINRICH & MAGDALENE FRIEDRICH FAMILY REUNION SCHOLARSHIP Available to FHS students. Choose one of the three scholarships; Vocational, Nursing/Allied Health or Academic
04/23/2024 STUDENT-VIEW SCHOLARSHIP Quick and easy to apply, complete a 15-20 minute survey about colleges in your area 
  ROTARY CLUB OF FREDERICKSBURG MORNING VOCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP The applicants should be those who have a strong desire to attend a two-year vocational school or certificate program, such as Diesel or Auto Mechanics, Wind Turbine Technology, Agricultural Technology, Heating & Air Conditioning Technology, two-year or four-year nursing schools, or health-related career pathways including EMT, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, etc.
05/14/2024 TEXAS TECH UIL STATE ACCOUNTING SCHOLARSHIP Must be admitted to Texas Tech and One of the top six individual finishers at the UIL State Accounting Meet
06/15/2024 LARIAT STEM SCHOLARSHIP This scholarship is directed towards students between 18-24, from lower-income families in rural areas, who are pursuing a degree in math or science. See website for all details.