Texas History Teacher Awards
The San Jacinto Chapter selects an outstanding Texas History teacher each year to receive the Marian Beckham cash award and to be entered into the DRT contest.
DRT honors a 4th and 7th grade Texas History Teacher each year at our annual Convention.
Link for Texas history teacher award
4th and 7th Grades Essay Awards
DRT has a contest each year with awards for outstanding essays by 4th and 7th graders. To be entered into the DRT contest, entries should be sent to the San Jacinto Chapter DRT which awards cash prizes!
Essay Contest Intructions 4th and 7th Grade San Jacinto Chapter DRT
San Jacinto Chapter DRT College Scholarships
The goal of the San Jacinto Chapter Thelma Maresh Scholarship is to recognize and award scholarships to outstanding graduating students who are extraordinary leaders, scholars and citizens in the Greater Metropolitan Area of Houston. Awards will be presented during the ceremonies at the San Jacinto Battleground on April 21.
The Scholarship Committee selects recipients based on leadership, scholarship and responsible citizenship. The applicant must be a high school senior, citizen of the United States, and have a minimum GPA of 3.0. The completed application, along with two letters of recommendation, an essay, photo and transcripts will be reviewed by the Scholarship Committee.
Below please find links for instructions for the 2024 scholarship application and the 2024 application form.
2024 SJCDRT Scholarship Application Instructions
2024 SJCDRT Scholarship Application Form