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Eagle Ford: Accept GenTX challenge
The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board invites all high school students to participate in the first Generation Texas video contest, “Take the Challenge!”
Students should create an original two- to three-minute video, to reflect how they challenge themselves to follow a successful path to college and a career. The video should include one or all of the following steps: enrolling in a rigorous academic plan in school, involving parents and family as they prepare for college and a career, and preparing to complete college applications through ApplyTexas.org.
Generation Texas will award a $1,500 scholarship to the student producer of the winning video. The school with the most completed applications on ApplyTexas.org will receive $1,000.
The deadline for video submissions is Friday, Nov. 22, at midnight.
For more information, visit www.GenTX.org.
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