Scholarships

Gail Cope Scholarships

Eligibility Rules:

  • Students who have placed in the top five in three or more events at the 2015 Texas State German Contest are eligible.  
  • The student must be nominated by the German teacher in the student’s school.
  • Only one entry per school may be nominated.
  • Recipients will be chosen according to how many awards each won at State in both individual and group events, using the contest sweepstakes point system. Ties will be broken by the 1oo words or less written by the nominating teacher.

Deadline for entry is: March 12, 2016(e-mail to Contest Director and to Gail Cope) All entries must be emailed.  Download the application form and fill out accordingly. Scholarships of $500, $400, $300, $200 and $100 will be awarded to the top five winners by or before April 14, 2016. Please click this link to download Gail Cope Scholarship Application Form.

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Upcoming

November 11, 2017
Sportfest 2017
Trinity High School
500 N Industrial
Euless, TX 76039
Site Director: Hildegaard Lombardo

Jan. 15, 2018
Winterfest online registration due by 11:59 p.m. in order to qualify for early-bird price of $10 per student. Online registrations submitted after this point incur the regular registration fee of $12 per student.

Jan. 23, 2018
Winterfest online registration due by 11:59 p.m. (regular deadline).

Jan. 25, 2018
Postmark deadline for Winterfest payment, regardless of whether you completed your online registration by the early-bird or the regular deadline.

Jan 27, 2018
Winterfest 2018
Paschal High School
3001 Forest Park Blvd
Fort Worth, TX 76110 Blvd
Site Director: Ian Connally

Most Important Dates

February 9, 2018
State online registration due by 11:59 p.m. in order to qualify for early-bird price of $10 per student.

February 9, 2018
Mary El-Beheri Memorial Scholarship applications due

February 16, 2018
State online registration due by 11:59 p.m. (regular deadline). Also, postmark deadline for State payment, regardless of whether you completed your online registration by the early-bird or the regular deadline.

February 24, 2018
Texas State German Contest, Texas State University, San Marcos

March 9, 2018
Gail Cope Scholarship applications due

April 20, 2018
Teacher Grant applications due

February 23, 2019
Texas State German Contest 2018

Contact Us

Contest Director
Beth Smith
fraubeth@att.net

Mailing Address
Texas State German Contests, Inc.
328 High Brook Drive
Richardson, TX 75080

Onsite Directors
Ian Connally
Paschal High School
3001 Forest Park Blvd
Fort Worth, TX 75110