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Heart O' Texas Fair and Rodeo awarding 48 scholarships to Central Texas students

Totaling $148K, this is the largest amount given to students for academic scholarships (Source: Waco ISD) Totaling $148K, this is the largest amount given to students for academic scholarships (Source: Waco ISD)
WACO, TX (KXXV) -

The Heart O’ Texas Fair & Rodeo will award the largest amount given for academic scholarships to 48 Central Texas students for the 2017-18 school year.

These scholarships are part of an annual commitment with more than $3 million to the youth of Central Texas.

This is the first year a TSTC scholarship will be awarded to a 42-year-old student and to a student who formerly served in the military.

Totaling $143K in scholarships, students from across the county will receive their scholarships at the Carleen Bright Arboretum starting at 6 p.m. Wednesday night.

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