The Burleson Opportunity Fund is a scholarship program open to all high school graduates who live or attend school in Burleson, Texas. The ultimate goal of the Burleson Opportunity Fund is to provide every high school graduate from Burleson the opportunity to attain post-secondary education.
About Burleson Opportunity Fund The Burleson Opportunity Fund was created with a mission to change the expectations of students, teachers, and parents to include the idea that all Burleson high school graduates will have the opportunity to attain higher education and to cultivate the economic development benefits of expanding the attainment of post-secondary degrees and career certifications. Currently, the students of the Burleson Opportunity Fund have been eligible for up to 2 years, 100% tuition and fees scholarship to attend Hill College at Burleson. Funding is provided by many contributing partners, organizations, and individuals who are from Burleson or connect in some way.
Prior to completing the application, all applicants will need to complete the 2020-2021 FAFSA and the free application for Hill College on Apply Texas for the 2020 Fall Semester. Applicants who are already enrolled with Hill College will use a copy of their Spring 2020 schedule including their name and HC ID# in place of the 2020 Fall Semester HC Application. After applying for both FAFSA and HC applicants will receive confirmation emails - these are the documents applicants will be required to upload on the scholarship application.
For assistance, students should speak with campus College & Career Readiness Coordinators, Counselors, or the GO Center Staff.
BOF Student Liaison: Angelia Sifford at firstname.lastname@example.org