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Horacio Romero Memorial Scholarship

Deadline April 26, 2018

By Laumbach, Pauline

March 02, 2018


Horacio Romero Memorial Scholarship

Horacio Romero was a former High School Science Teacher, Assistant Principal, Athletic Director, and Sports Coach for Peñasco Independent Schools. He dedicated himself to Peñasco Schools for 25 years and always cared for the welfare of the students and the community. This scholarship in his memorial, will carry on his love and support for the students and community he cared so much for. The Horacio Romero Memorial Scholarship is funded by the Romero family. It is a one-time scholarship of $500 awarded to one individual pursuing post-secondary education.


  • 3.0 GPA or higher

  • Involved in extracurricular activities

  • Must be attending a post-secondary school

  • Must be a 2018 Peñasco graduate

How to Apply:

Submit the following materials to your High School Counselor no later than April 26, 2018:

  • Fill out and complete Common Scholarship Application (CSA)

  • Minimum 300 word essay on how growing up in Peñasco has sculpted you into the person you are today along with educational and life goals.

  • unofficial transcript

Scholarship Recipient Must:

  • Provide Mrs. Ersilia Romero with proof of post-secondary school registration, letter of acceptance, and class schedule on official letterhead before check will be issued.

Contact Person:
Mrs. Ersilia Romero
P.O. Box 92
Vadito, NM 87579
(575) 587-2301

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