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Congrats to Our 2024 Scholarship Recipients!

The Foundation awarded 32 academic scholarships for the 2024-2025 school year totaling $151,500 to deserving students across the country—all affiliated with TXTA member companies. In addition, the Foundation has provided more than $82,500 to 22 trade and technical applicants. The Foundation has funded 10 trade and technical applicants pursuing a career in the trucking industry in 2024 and aims to fund many more. Since 1991, TXTA Foundation has given more than $2.5 million in scholarship funds, helping students achieve their education and vocational dreams.


Top Scholarship Recipients

Joyce & Herbert E. Skinner Memorial Scholarship
Top Overall Recipient
Sadie Manchaca
Gulf States Trucking
Florida Institute of Technology

 

Mike Craddock Memorial Scholarship
Top Freshman Recipient

Justyn Thorton
Firebird Bulk Carriers, Inc.
University of Texas San Antonio

Stoney Reese Stubbs Memorial Scholarship
Top Texas A&M at College Station Recipient

Kristin Smith
Atmos Energy
Texas A&M University at College Station

 

Ed Kyrish Memorial Scholarship
Top The University of Texas Recipient

Allison Andrade
PortServe Transportation
The University of Texas at Austin

Rex & Marillyn King Foundation Scholarship
Top Scholarship Recipient

Nicole Loy
USI Southwest
University of North Texas

 

2024 TRADE & TECHNICAL SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS

Mehki Course

Diesel Technician Student

Lincoln Tech

 

Jaime Galan

CDL Candidate

C.R. England Premier Truck Driving School 

 

Brandon Garcia

CDL Candidate

EP Texas Trucking School

 

Daniel George

Heavy Truck Technician Student

St. Phillip's College 

 

David Liaw

CDL Candidate

ACE Trucking Academy

 

Edbrion McAllister

CDL Candidate

Driving Academy 160

 

Cristian Olivieri

Diesel Heavy Technology

Pennsylvania College of Technology

 

Alexander Pena

CDL Candidate

Del Mar College

 

Emily Ring 

Welding/Engines Student

Wyo Tech 

 

Manuel Saenz

CDL Candidate

EP Texas Trucking School 


Foundation Scholarship Recipients

 

Chase Alford  

Apache Oil Company

The University of Texas at Dallas

 

Alvin Andrade

PortServ Transportation

Texas A&M University at College Station

 

Breezy Bishop

Lone Star Truck Group/TAG Truck Center

Texas State University

 

Brooke Bilby   

Huntington National Bank - Equipment Finance

Texas A&M University at Commerce

 

Wiley Bilby       

Huntington National Bank - Equipment Finance

Weatherford College 

 

Alyssa Brade  

Texas Moving Company

University of Mary Hardin Baylor

 

Cyenna Cheatham-Deleon  

Double Diamond Transport

Sam Houston State University

 

Randi Childress            

Refrigerated Transport Inc.

Tarleton State University

 

Sergio Cruz Ovalle     

Kyrish International Truck Center

Texas A&M at College Station

 

 

Taylor Davidson           

Atmos Energy

Northeast Texas Community College

 

Harlee DePoyster        

Housley Group

West Texas A&M University

 

Zachary Graf  

Lonestar Specialty Vehicle

University of Arkansas

 

Madison Harper            

Cummins Sales & Service

University of Arkansas

 

AnaClaire Henderson                

Housley Group

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

 

Kyle Komro      

Canopius

University of Wisconsin-Madison

 

Charli Maddox               

Select Transportation

Texas A&M University at College Station

 

Elainna Mosley              

Select Transportation Resources

Lamar University

 

Analysa Munoz              

Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores

Texas A&M University at Kingsville

 

 

Madison Richardson

R.B. Stewart Petroleum Products Inc.

University of Houston 

 

Sarai Rocha    

Southwestern Motor Transport

Texas Tech University

 

Victoria Rodriguez      

W&B Service Company & Superior Trailer Sales

Texas A&M International University

 

Michala Scarborough                

Lone Star Truck Group/TAG Truck Center

University of Arkansas

 

Hunter Schulz                

BWI Companies, Inc.

Angelo State University

 

Pamela Serensits        

GenOx Transportation

University of Missouri

 

Lyzzi Stanton

TNT Crane & Rigging

Lamar State College-Orange

 

Kimberly Torres             

LeeTrans

Stephen F. Austin State University

 

Natalie Zarate                 

Acme Truck Line Inc

The University of Texas at Tyler

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