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Green & White Scholarship Program

The Livingston Independent School District and the Livingston community recognize the importance of encouraging our students to pursue education beyond their high school diploma. This commitment to higher education and technical/vocational training is the driving force behind the LISD Green and White Scholarship Program.

The Green and White Scholarship Program assists local community organizations and individuals with setting up scholarships to award our graduating seniors. Each year our program assists these groups to organize criteria and write scholarship descriptions.

In the fall of each school year, the LISD Communications Office creates a booklet describing and listing the scholarships available from community organizations and individuals and high school academic advisors distribute the booklets to our graduating seniors. Each senior is encouraged to complete an application and apply for all scholarships they consider themselves to be eligible to receive.

Throughout the next few months, organizations participating in the Green and White Scholarship Program view the applications that are applicable to their scholarship selections. 

The end result of this process is our LHS Scholarship Night which is held in May of each year for the students to receive notice of the scholarships they receive. The Green and White Program is part of a long tradition of the Livingston community and LISD supporting the efforts of our students to reach their higher goals of education. The Green and White Scholarship Program has distributed over $700,000 each year to graduating seniors.



Important Dates and Scholarship Information:


*Green & White Scholarship booklets for the 2021 graduating class will be distributed by the high school Academic Advisors in November 2020.  

*2021 Scholarship applications are to be turned in to the high school Academic Advisors in December 2020.

*LHS Scholarship Night 2021 will be held in the LIS Auditorium on Tuesday, May 11, 2021, at 6:30 pm.                                                                                                    


Fall 2020 due dates and deadlines!


Important Dates for the Class of 2020 and Former Scholarship Recipients-

Fall 2020 Semester:

Please provide, along with your letter you receive in the mail:

  1. An official class schedule for the Fall 2020 semester (12 hours minimum);
  2. A receipt (copy permitted) showing at least a partial out-of-pocket payment toward housing, tuition, and/or fees for the college or the vocational school you are attending;
  3. Copy of spring 2020 GPA or unofficial transcript. (if you are a Webster or Smith Scholarship recipient)

These documents may be emailed to or faxed to (936) 328-2309

If you have a change of mailing address, phone number, and/or email address, please email current information to immediately.


**NOTE**  Letters will be mailed out the week of August 3, 2020 with more information!

All information and paperwork for the fall 2020 semester are to be submitted to the Communications Office no later than by August 31, 2020

Checks will not be disbursed until September 21, 2020, pending all information is returned and all requirements are met!  If you DID NOT receive your letter in August please notify the Communications Office at (936)328-2300 immediately.

Checks will NOT be made payable to colleges or universities!




Potential Recipients
Scholarship Applications and booklets will be released in November 2020.  Please check with your school academic advisor if you do not received yours.

For More Information, please contact:

Jennifer Birdwell
Director of the Green and White Scholarship Program
P.O. Box 1297, Livingston, TX. 77351
(936) 328-2490  Fax: (936) 328-2309

Lea Davis
Green and White Scholarship Secretary
P.O. Box 1297, Livingston, TX. 77351
(936) 328-2300  Fax: (936) 328-2309