January 12 -15, 2018. Advancing The Dream.
“Everybody can be great… Because anybody can serve.” – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

2014 Scholarship Recipients & Award Nominees

Art Contest Winners

Open to Junior High and High School students attending Arlington schools or residing within Arlington city limits. The winning design will appear on T-shirts, posters, flyers, and programs associated with the Arlington MLK Celebration.

First Place – $1,000
Itzel Montiel, Juan Seguin High School
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Second Place – $750
Kyle Whitney, Gunn Junior High School
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Third Place – $500
Nisha Nadkarni, James Bowie High School
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Essay Contest Winners

Open to High School seniors attending Arlington schools or residing within Arlington city limits. Scholarships to help defray the cost of college tuition and books will be awarded to winning essay writers.

First Place – $1,000 Scholarship
Eric Wagner, James Martin High School, Senior
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Second Place – $750 Scholarship
Gabriela Perez, James Bowie High School, Senior
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Third Place – $500 Scholarship
Rabia Hakeem, High School, Senior
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