College and Vocational/Technical Scholarships

Scholarship Eligibility

Those eligible include biological or adopted children and grandchildren of current or retired employees of the entities listed below.

Current employees shall mean a person who has worked for one or more of the following entities on a cumulative, full-time basis for at least 3 years and is currently employed by one of the following entities.

Retired employees shall mean a person who (A) worked for one or more of the following entities on a cumulative, full-time basis for at least three years AND (B) either (i) retired after providing a minimum of 20 years of service, (ii) retired after attaining age 55 with a minimum of 15 years of service, (iii) retired upon or after attaining age 65, (iv) whose employment ceased because of a verifiable medical disability, or (v) whose employment ceased because of death.

  • Barbnet Investment Co.
  • BBT Capital Management, LLC
  • BEPCO, L.P. (formerly Bass Enterprises Production Co. and its predecessor entities)
  • BOPCO, L.P.
  • Chisholm Trail Ventures, L.P. (formerly Perry R. Bass, Inc. and Sid W. Richardson, Inc.)
  • City Center Development Co.
  • City Club of Fort Worth
  • Richardson Aviation (formerly SRCG Aviation, Inc.)
  • San Jose Cattle Company (formerly Fairview Farms)
  • SHSM Partners, LLC
  • Sid Richardson Carbon, Ltd.
  • Sid Richardson Energy Services, Ltd. (formerly Sid Richardson Gasoline, Ltd. and Sid Richardson Gasoline Co.)
  • Leapartners, L.P.
  • Richardson Energy Marketing, Ltd. (formerly Richardson Products II, Ltd.)
  • Sid W. Richardson Foundation
  • SRCE, L.P. (formerly Sid Richardson Carbon & Energy Co., Sid Richardson Carbon and Gasoline Company, and Sid Richardson Carbon Company)
  • Sundance Square Partners, L.P.
  • Sundance Square Management, L.P.

Vocational/Technical Scholarships

In addition to providing scholarships for study at colleges and universities, the Sid Richardson Memorial Scholarship Fund provides scholarships for vocational training. Listed below are a number of vocational fields of study that may be available in your area.

  • Automotive Technician
  • Child Development
  • Computer Engineering Technology Specialization
  • Construction Technology
  • Culinary Arts
  • Machining Technology
  • Medical Laboratory Technician
  • Nursing
  • Petroleum Engineering Technology
  • Surgical Technician
  • Welding
  • And many more...

Requirements

The application deadline is March 15, 2019 and the application process includes two steps: 1) Determination of eligibility; and 2) Submission of completed scholarship application form with all required supporting materials.

  1. Determination of Eligibility: An applicant must submit an “Application Request”, which includes the information necessary to determine applicant’s eligibility. Applicant may either complete the request online or submit the information by mail or email. Click GET STARTED ONLINE to complete request. Applicants are encouraged to submit the application request prior to January 1, 2019.
  2. Application: Once eligibility has been established, the Sid Richardson Memorial Scholarship Fund will provide applicant with a link to the online scholarship application and detailed instructions. The completed scholarship application with all supporting documents must be submitted by no later than the March 15, 2019 deadline.

Applicants are evaluated by an independent Selection Committee on a competitive basis based on academic achievement, record of service, extracurricular activities, leadership and/or financial need. The Internal Revenue Service requirements limit the number of new scholarships that can be awarded each year to 25% of the number of applications received.

Application Requests

The application deadline is March 15, 2019 and the application process includes two steps: 1) Determination of eligibility; and 2) submission of completed application form with all required supporting materials.

  1. Determination of Eligibility: An applicant must submit an “Application Request”, which includes the information necessary to determine applicant’s eligibility. Applicant may either complete the request online or submit the information by mail or email. See LEARN MORE for detailed information regarding eligibility. Applicants are encouraged to submit the application request prior to January 1, 2019.
  2. Application: Once eligibility has been established, the Sid Richardson Memorial Scholarship Fund will provide applicant with a link to the online scholarship application and detailed instructions. The completed scholarship application with all supporting documents must be submitted by no later than the March 15, 2019 deadline.
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