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Important Dates and Events
Fall 2022 DWHSF Scholarship online Application Opens Tuesday, March 1, 2022
Application Deadline Friday, June 24, 2022 at 4pm CST
Deadline is a hard deadline for online application, correct uploaded forms and official E-Transcript received at email@example.com
Verification of Scholarship Award or Denial Notice will be sent to all applicants on or before August 19, 2022
The 3rd Annual Crawfish Boil at Kathy’s Korner in Sealy has been cancelled until a later date. We ask our DWHSF supporters to please continue to support Kathy’s Korner during this time with drive through and “to go” orders by calling (979) 987-6077. Thank you!
Our Success Stories
STUDENT NAMEDr. Michael Coleman, F.A.A.O.
SCHOLARSHIP GRANTED2 Awards
FIREFIGHTER IN THE FAMILYMichael Coleman Sr.Michael Coleman, recipient of 2 awards sponsored by Michael Coleman Sr.. Dr. Coleman received his medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. He completed his residency training in the ophthalmology at the renown Kresge Eye Institute. Dr. Coleman completed his sub-specialty training at the prestigious Wilmer Eye Institute at the Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD. He currently resides in Lansing, MI with his beautiful wife and children.
STUDENT NAMEJason R. McKnight, MD
SCHOLARSHIP GRANTED3 Awards
FIREFIGHTER IN THE FAMILYBuren Ray McKnightJason McKnight, recipient of 3 awards sponsored by Buren Ray McKnight. Completed his undergraduate degree in Animal Science at Sam Houston State University, followed by Texas A&M University for his Master's degree in Nutrition. Later attending The University of Texas Health Science Center- Houston Medical School, obtaining his Medical Doctorate (MD) degree. After graduation, he pursued medical residency in family medicine at the Texas A&M Family Medicine Residency Program in Bryan. He is currently working for Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine as an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine in Bryan. His focus is on medical student and resident physician clinical education. He lives in Bryan with his wife, Sorin, who is a small animal veterinarian in College station.
STUDENT NAMETaryn Hudgens
SCHOLARSHIP GRANTED3 Awards
FIREFIGHTER IN THE FAMILYJames W. Hudgens IITaryn Hudgens, recipient of 3 awards sponsored by James W. Hudgens II. Currently a senior at Sam Houston State University pursuing a Bachelors Degree in Healthcare Administration. She plans to continue her education in the nursing field.
STUDENT NAMEAbigail Hawthorne
SCHOLARSHIP GRANTED4 Awards
FIREFIGHTER IN THE FAMILYSr. Capt. Brad HawthorneAbigail Hawthorne, recipient of 4 awards sponsored by Sr. Capt Brad Hawthorne. Graduating April, 2018 from UTMB Galveston with her Bachelors of Nursing. Plans to attain a job at Texas Children's in the Emergency Room.
STUDENT NAMEMitchell Still
FIREFIGHTER IN THE FAMILYDon PullenMitchell Still, recipient of about $3,000.00 Sponsored by Don Pullen. Works for The Kahlig Group as an IT Analyst Graduated in 2008 from the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor with a bachelor degree in Computer Science. Currently living in New Braunfels, Texas with his wife Alicia.