TPEA Scholarship Programs

Liberty Mutual/TPEA Scholarship

The 2017 Texas Public Employees Association scholarship from Liberty Mutual Insurance and TPEA is a financial award based on special skills, scholarship abilities, community service, and future employment needs. One $500 scholarship will be awarded at the TPEA annual meeting in June 2017. Members of TPEA, their spouses, and/or dependents are eligible for this award. (Applicants do not have to be Liberty Mutual policyholders.)

This application must be completed by the student. It, along with transcripts and a written statement, must be received at TPEA headquarters by Friday, June 2, 2017.

2016 Scholarship Recipient

The Liberty Mutual Insurance/TPEA Scholarship ($500) is awarded based on special skills, scholarship abilities, community service and future employment needs. Members of TPEA, their spouses and their dependents are eligible for the award. The 2016 recipient is Nicholas Loftin, a graduate of High Island High School.

2015 Scholarship Recipients

The Liberty Mutual Insurance/TPEA Scholarship ($500) is awarded based on special skills, scholarship abilities, community service and future employment needs. Members of TPEA, their spouses and their dependents are eligible for the award. The 2015 recipient is Mary Ellis, a graduate of Victoria West High School in Victoria ISD.

Two Carla Miller Memorial Scholarships ($1,000 each) were awarded in 2015. This scholarship is named for the late Carla Miller, a retired TxDOT employee and the wife of TPEA board member Ted Miller, also a retired TxDOT employee. When she passed away in May 2014, her family and friends made donations to the scholarship fund in lieu of flowers. Graduating high school seniors whose parents, grandparents or guardians are TPEA members were eligible for the Carla Miller scholarships. The recipients are:

  • Aspen Fisher, a graduate of Jacksonville High School in Jacksonville ISD.
  • Jacob Sanchez, a graduate of Corpus Christi ISD’s Harold T. Branch Academy for Career and Technical Education.

For more information about TPEA’s scholarship programs, please contact TPEA.