In an effort to honor those who are pursuing a higher education and have been affected by addiction personally, the Michael Wilkinson Foundation awards eight $2,500 scholarships to Arlington Independent School District high school seniors annually. Scholarship awards are based on school and community involvement, academic record, financial need, essay submission, and completeness of the application.

The Foundation has awarded 40  college scholarships to high school students, totaling $100,000 awarded since 2016. Recipients’ college selections have included:

  • University of Texas Arlington
  • University of Texas  Austin
  • University of Texas San Antonio
  • University of Texas Dallas
  • University of California, San Diego
  • Texas A&M University
  • Columbia University
  • Belmont University

  • University of North Texas
  • University of Arkansas
  • Texas Christian University
  • Mississippi State University
  • Dallas Baptist University
  • Stanford University
  • Auburn University

Scholarship Eligibility Checklist

Scholarship Application Terms and Requirements

Items for Submission

Scholarship Wall of Fame