The National Guard Association of Texas Educational Foundation announces its annual scholarship competition.  Educational grants for attendance at college or university will be awarded to active and life members of the National Guard Association of Texas and/or their spouses, sons or daughters.  The foundation will award several educational grants of various amounts ranging from $500 to $5,000.  High school seniors, college undergraduates and graduate students will be considered for educational grants. 

The NGATEF accepts contributions made with cash, credit cards, life insurance policies, memorials and charitable gift annuities.  For more information, contact Theresa Billeck-Zuniga, at (512) 454-7300 or email tbz@ngat.org.

2016 marked the 39th anniversary of the National Guard Association of Texas Educational Foundation.  Since inception, the Foundation has awarded $440,750 in scholarships to deserving men, women, and dependents of the Texas Military Department.

NGATEF BOARD OF TRUSTEES

COL (Ret) Richard Harrison - President
LTC Kenn White - Truistee
COL (Ret) Mike Boyd - Vice President
MSgt Albert Cardenas - Trustee
LTC (Ret) Ed Komandosky - Treasurer
Capt Bruce Robison - Trustee
Brig Gen (Ret) Mike Smith - Secretary
LTC (Ret) Marvin Harris - Asst Secretary
CCMSgt Bill Maginot- Trustee
COL (Ret) Rodney McNelley - Trustee

 

2016 NGAT Educational Foundation
Scholarship Winners

NGAT Retirees Memorial Scholarship - $5,000.00
Nicholas Forrest
Step-son of LTC Jeffrey Gilmore

Len and Jean Tallas Memorial Scholarship - $2,000.00
Daniel Orta
Son of MSG Daniel Orta Jr.

Lewis King Memorial Scholarship - $2,000.00
Olivia Fletcher
Daughter of LTC Brian Fletcher

TXNG Retirees Scholarship - $1,500.00
Brooke Krpec
Daughter of CSM Gary Krpec

CSM John Morgan Memorial Scholarship - $1,000.00
Jackson Robinson
Son of MAJ John Robinson

USAA Scholarship - $1,000.00
Alison Wenzel
Daughter of LTC Andrew Wenzel

LTC Garland Parrish Memorial Scholarship - $750.00
Allan Piri
Son of CW3 Andrew Piri


American Military University Scholarship - $750.00
Blake Krpec
Son of CSM Gary Krpec

American Military University Scholarship - $750.00
Tylynn John
Daughter of Gregory John

 

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OUR WINNERS.
THANK YOU TO USAA & AMERICAN UNIVERSITY AND EVERYONE WHO
CONTINUES TO DONATE TO THE NGAT EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION

SEE YOU NEXT YEAR