About the Scholarship

Hirsch Family Scholarship is sponsored by The Dallas Foundation. The foundation was established in the year 1929 with a purpose to help donors create charitable funds that reflect their interests and provide nonprofits with resources they need to serve the community. We act as a keystone - a link between donors and the community and causes they care about.

The Hirsch Family Scholarship was established as a scholarship fund in 2009. It currently benefits dependent children of active employees of Eagle Materials, Highlander Partners, Ascend, Lund, JuiceTyme, Profile Custom Extrusions, Versatex Trimboard, or any of their majority-owned subsidiaries.


What are the procedures required to apply for this scholarship grant?

  • The applications are to be filled and submitted online only.

  • Candidates must demonstrate financial need and academic achievement to meet eligibility.

  • Applicants must show interest or indulge in extracurricular activities, community service, and work experience.

  • The candidates are educated to present their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application to get this honor. 


Hirsch Family Scholarship award amounts to

  • This scholarship award ranges from $2500 to $10000 which is non-renewable and the funds may be used for Tuition, fees, room, and board.

  • The total number of awards offered by this scholarship varies depending on the availability of funds and students meeting their requirements.


Deadline info

The applications are to be presented before the end of April 15, 2020. Understudies are informed to present their grant application, and other requirements are to be submitted before the due date. Applications and other data are accessible online on The Dallas Foundation website.


Eligibility Criteria

  • The applicant must be a U.S. citizen or a permanent resident.

  • The applicant must be an undergraduate student.

  • The applicant must be enrolled as a full-time student.

  • The applicant must be the dependent child of an active employee of Eagle Materials, Performance Chemicals, and Ingredients, the Composites Group, Custom Winder System, Ascend, Lund, JuiceTyme, Highlander Partners or any of their majority-owned subsidiaries.

  • The applicant must demonstrate a financial need.