Scholarship Information

Daniel Stark awards our Average to Extraordinary scholarship to one deserving Texas high school student each quarter. These students have proven that they are driven to achieve extraordinary results in life, regardless of their grades, test scores, backgrounds, or attributes. Our selection process is based on student applications and endorsements from family members and friends. Scholarship recipients will receive $1000 to go towards their college tuition.

Participation is Simple

Was there a turning point in your life when you decided to stop settling for average? Are you an entrepreneur at heart who sees problems and obstacles as opportunities? Do you have a passion that you can articulate? Tell us below to register for our scholarship program.

Important Dates

Quarterly Submission Deadlines:

Q1 – March 31
Q2 – June 30
Q3 – September 30
Q4 – December 31

Winners will be announced once a quarter around the following dates:

Q1 – End of April
Q2 – End of July
Q3 – End of October
Q4 – End of January

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Life Experience


Entrepreneurial Goals





  • Registration

  • Endorsements

  • Upon registering for our Average to Extraordinary scholarship, each student will be given a unique ID number. Friends and family members can endorse students using their unique ID numbers here.

See Past Winners

Anne Bertelson
Dallas Baptist University

Savannah Pickens
Texas A&M University

Jailene Jimenez
Texas Tech University

Ryan Mason
University of North Texas

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Frequently Asked Questions

Does the scholarship apply only to students in Texas?

Yes. At this time, the scholarship is open to students currently enrolled in Texas high schools.

Is there a specific format for the essay questions?

No. There is no specific format or word count.

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