Education Linkage Scholarship Program

Scholarship is open to:  Graduating High School Seniors planning to enroll in an institution of higher learning in the Fall of 2019; and Continuing College Undergraduates.

Scholarship is restricted to:    Applicants residing in Collin County and the cities of Garland and Richardson


Application Deadline:             March 24, 2019


Minimum GPA:                      2.7 Cumulative Grade Point Average on a 4.0 scale


Application Requirements:   

  • Completed Application typed using Times New Roman font size 12

  • Academic Letter of Reference

  • Community Letter of Reference

  • Acceptance Letter or Proof of Enrollment from College or University

  • Official High School, College or University Sealed Transcript

  • A headshot photo (the photo will not be returned)

  • Essay - 500 words double spaced using Times New Roman font size 12

Essay Topic:  Why did you select your particular major?  And, how do you plan to use your major to impact the community where you live now?

Scholarship Award:                $2,000 - $5,000

Scholarship Renewal:             Students who have received PNMC Scholarships must maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA and submit an application each year to be considered for an award.


Scholarship Distribution:        Awards are to be used for tuition, books and other educational related expenses.

Children of members of PNMC or members of any chapter of The Links, Incorporated who reside within the PNMC service area are not eligible to apply for scholarships.


For more information regarding our Education Linkage Scholarship Program, please contact

Juna Jones-Moore, Education Linkage Scholarship Chair at

Please use the button below to download the scholarship application form, fill out and email along with all required documents to