SECOND ANNUAL NET RMA Linda Thomas Safe Driving Scholarship

In an effort to promote safe driving practices to Northeast Texas high school students and the community, NET RMA awarded ten eligible students $1,000 each for college expenses, totaling $10,000, for the second annual Linda Thomas Safe Driving Scholarship.

Meet the Winners:

The 10 winners below were selected based on their essays and academic and extracurricular achievements. Learn more and click to read their individual essays.

Jorden Braley
Whitehouse High School
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Charles Lu
Tyler Legacy High School
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Camille Moore
Tyler Legacy High School
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Lilian Sue Winningham
Tyler Legacy High School
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Kennedy Wilcox
Forney High School
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Carolyn Hale
Hallsville High School
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Emily Hawley
Maud High School
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Olivia Duffer
New Boston High School
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Gavin R. Bailey
James Bowie High School
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Allison Wade
James Bowie High School
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Check Presentations

We hosted several check presentations to celebrate Linda Thomas Safe Driving Scholarship winners. We’re proud to help cultivate a new generation of safe drivers and connect with our local communities by supporting our talented high school students as they take the next step in their educational journey.

 

 

Eligibility:

Graduating high school seniors who have been accepted into a 2- or 4-year/university or accredited trade school and will be enrolled full-time by the Fall 2022.
Eligible students must also reside within NET RMA’s 14 counties: Bowie, Camp, Cass, Cherokee, Gregg, Harrison, Kaufman, Panola, Rusk, Smith, Titus, Upshur, Wood and Van Zandt.

Eligible Expenses:

Scholarship funds may be used for tuition, fees, books, room and board or for other items required by your college/university/trade school. If you are selected to receive a scholarship, you will be provided with instructions and a disbursement form to claim your scholarship.

Selection Process:

  • Scholarship opened for application submission on March 9, 2022.
  • Scholarship application process closed on May 1, 2022.
  • Applications reviewed by NET RMA Scholarship Committee.
  • Winners announced the week of May 9
  • Awards ceremony details TBD.