(Providing Educational Assistance through Community Enrichment) Provides career guidance and need based scholarships to graduating high school students. As we move forward, we will also provide adult computer literacy training. The 2016 Scholarship Award recipients will apply their awards to their studies at Texas A&M Commerce and the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor respectively. Each year the Education Division of The Community Outreach Connection, Inc. presents $1,000.00 is scholarship awards to high school graduates from low income families or attend schools in the low income areas. An annual golf tournament is held “Fairways to the Future” to help fund the scholarships and resources needed to operate the “Minds that Matter” program.

2017 Community Outreach Connection, Inc. PEACE Scholarship

The Community Outreach Connection, Inc. awards need based scholarships to graduating high school seniorswho are active members of East Gate Baptist Church, as well as those from schools located in the following ZIP Code areas: 75216, 75224, 75232, 75237, 75241, 75104, 75115, 75116, 75134 and 75146, who will be entering college in the fall of 2017.

In order for the scholarship application to be considered for an award in the fall of 2017, all of the following items MUST be submitted to Community Outreach Connection, Inc. and postmarked no later than Friday, May26, 2017. A maximum of two scholarships for $500 each will be awarded. Selected recipients will be notifiedby email on May 31, 2017 and awarded on June3, 2017.

Incomplete or late applications will NOT be considered:(X each item to indicate completion)

  • Completed 2017Community Outreach Connection, Inc. Application
  • Essay
  • A letter of recommendation that includes High School GPA and Class Rank from a School Counselor or Education is Freedom Advisor
  • Signed Declaration

Download Application
Submit typed or printed completed applications to:
Community Outreach Connection, Inc.
Providing Educational Assistance through Community Enrichment
P.O. Box 763214
Dallas, Texas 75376

Contact Us

214-856-8483 (virtual line)
The Community Outreach Connection, Inc.
P.O. Box 763214
Dallas, TX 75376-3214 (mailing address)
6960 S. Polk St., Suite 104
Dallas, TX 75232 (physical location)