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Kilgore College

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Kilgore, TX

University Website:  https://www.kilgore.edu
Apply Online:  https://www.kilgore.edu/apply.asp

Kilgore College (KC) is a community college located in Kilgore in Gregg County in east Texas. It has an annual enrollment in excess of 5,000 students.

The school was established in 1935 at the height of the East Texas oil boom. As such, it is home to the East Texas Oil Museum which houses a large collection of memorabilia documenting this period of Texas history.

It is noted for the Kilgore College Rangerettes, the first precision drill team in the world, created in 1940 by Gussie Nell Davis. The Rangerettes have performed internationally, including annually at the pregame and half-time of the Cotton Bowl Classic, several Dallas Cowboys games, Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, and a few U.S. Presidential inaugurations.

Kilgore College has one of the lowest costs per credit hour of any college or university in Texas. In addition to academics, Kilgore College programs include various musical ensembles, The Flare newspaper, and athletic programs. Kilgore College is also known for their athletic programs. The football team has more wins than any other NJCAA team in Texas.[citation needed]

The college has an exceptional band, the Kilgore College Ranger Band, which numbers between 80 and 100 members each year.

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Media Alliance of Houston Scholarship

Media Alliance of Houston

Up to $5,000 May 07, 2021 See Details
 

Media Alliance of Houston Scholarship

Media Alliance of Houston

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Up to $5,000

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May 07, 2021
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Thomas M. Stetson Scholarship

American Ground Water Trust

$2,000 June 30, 2021 See Details
 

Thomas M. Stetson Scholarship

American Ground Water Trust

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$2,000

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June 30, 2021
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CCST Scholarship

Career Colleges and Schools of Texas

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CCST Scholarship

Career Colleges and Schools of Texas

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Terry Foundation Scholarship

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Terry Foundation Scholarship

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Intel PhD Fellowship Program

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Intel PhD Fellowship Program

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Arkansas Health Education Grant Program

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Perry F. Bradley, Jr. Memorial Scholarship

Arkansas Community Foundation

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Perry F. Bradley, Jr. Memorial Scholarship

Arkansas Community Foundation

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