Arlington School & Family Magazine June/July 2015 - Page 13

2015 TCU Community Scholars Eight Sam Houston High School seniors were awarded a $250,000 TCU Community Scholars scholarship in a surprise visit to their campus. Congratulations to Chinedu Akpom, My Thuy Diem Nguyen, Oluwatimilehin Ijabiken, Sam Luke, Obed Sanchez, Edwin Tachiri, Nga Thanh Thi Tran and Michael Tran for earning this great honor. Houston is one of 11 area schools that participate in the TCU Community Scholars Program, and this year 40 scholarships will be awarded to students who must go through the normal application process for admission to TCU, plus complete extra essays and interviews to be accepted into the program. † The $250,000 scholarship will finance four years of undergraduate studies, including room and board. Sam June/July 2015 - Arlington School & Family 11