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The next scholarship application period will open in February 2025.

One important objective of the Heritage Museum of Montgomery County (HMMC) is to recognize, honor and support the educational goals of deserving youth in Montgomery County, TX. Annually, HMMC provides educational opportunities to a student who has demonstrated excellence in academics and an exceptional commitment to the community. Investing in Montgomery County's future through investment in our young people is a great source of pride for HMMC. If you possess the qualities that we require, the Heritage Museum of Montgomery County would be pleased to consider you as our next scholarship recipient.

Congratulations to Our Scholarship Winners!

2010 - 2011: REBEKAH KEEL – Bryn Mawr College
2012 - 2014: MEGAN SCHEFFE – Emory University
2015: EMILY DEPTULA – University of Texas
2016: SUMMER CARPER – University of Colorado Boulder
2017 - 2018: HANIA KHAN – University of Houston

2019 - 2023: JOHN AGUIRRE – Lone Star College Montgomery / Texas A&M University
2020 - 2023: ELLEN CRAWFORD – Texas A&M University
2022 - 2024: RICKY CANALES - University of Texas - Dallas
2022 - 2024: MARY KOHLER - Texas A&M University
2023 - 2024: CAYLE KELLEY - Texas State University

2024 HMMC Board Scholarship Committee:

Dr. Linda Luehrs-Wolfe
Mark Boyll
Ann Marie Hopkins
Celeste Howell
Homer Wilson

Congratulations, Cayle Kelley


Cayle graduated in the top 1% of her class from Caney Creek High School in May 2024. She will be attending Texas State University in Fall 2024.

Congratulations, Ellen Crawford


Ellen graduated from Texas A&M University on May 11, 2024. She is currently completing an internship with the Parks & Recreation Department of The Woodlands Township. She recently received a promotion at her job at HEB. We are very proud of Ellen!


Update: John Aguirre


John is completing his last class in Electrical Engineering at Texas A&M University and is scheduled to graduate in December 2024. He stopped by the musem recently to show off his senior ring!

Update: Ricky Canales & Mary Kohler

Ricky has completed his first year at the University of Texas - Dallas. He is studying police science and cybersecurity. He volunteers at the museum regularly.

Mary has completed her first year at Texas A&M University with A's in all of her classes. She is studying nursing. We look forward to seeing Mary over the summer.

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