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More Than 30 FWISD Seniors Named TCU Community Scholars

The Fort Worth ISD is home to more than 30 graduating seniors recently awarded full scholarships through Texas Christian University’s Community Scholars program.

Community Scholars awards, valued at more than $280,000, cover room, board, tuition, books, and a 17-week study abroad opportunity anywhere in the world TCU has academic programs. Established by the TCU Chancellor’s Council, this program increases diversity on campus by awarding millions in scholarships annually to top candidates from high-minority public high schools in the North Texas region. 


The FWISD Student Engagement and Counseling Services report the following District seniors are 2022 TCU Community Scholar awardees:

Diamond Hill-Jarvis

  • Alejandro Castruita
  • Yarelie Covarrubias
  • Hannah Hemphill
  • Maryann Hernandez


  • Abigail Madrid
  • Lynn Poland
  • Merci Yohana


Young Men’s Leadership Academy

  • Tristen Smith


North Side:

  • Giselle Camillo
  • Itzel Magallanes
  • Stephanie Parrilla
  • Bruno Rosales
  • Juan Suarez
  • Nevaeh Vega

O.D. Wyatt

  • Heaven Brown
  • Jakayla Jenkins
  • Thiam Kim
  • Ceu Thang

Trimble Tech


  • Jorge Gamez-Gonzalez
  • Paula Luna
  • Basheer Mohammed
  • Moses Thang Mung
  • Alondra Oropeza




  • Emmily Almaraz
  • Aurora Benavides-Kinchen
  • Uwera Esperance
  • Viviana Sandoval
  • Suzanna Tesfamicheal


South Hills


  • Evelyn Acosta
  • Sarai Granados
  • Maryam Ibrahim
  • Krystal Montoya
  • Ana Rios
  • Ronaldo Torres


At Large (Hispanic Women’s Network of Latinas in Progress Program)


  • Jennifer Esparza – Marine Creek Collegiate


At-Large (TCU Student Engagement and School Completion Recipient)


  • Adriana Coronado – O.D. Wyatt HS


Students accept the scholarship by signing a contract and must maintain a certain GPA, attend academic workshops, and participate in community service to retain the scholarship. 

Congratulations FWISD seniors!

To learn more about this scholarship opportunity, please visit the TCU Community Scholars homepage.



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