Scholarship Recipients

2020 Scholarship Recipient Ashley Tran

Ashley Tran was awarded the Eric Bassett Memorial Scholarship on May 27th, 2020. Ashley graduated Summa Cum Laude from Cy-Fair High School with a GPA of 6.83 and was ranked 12th in a class of 893. She was a member of the UIL Literary Criticism Team, Science National Honor Society, and National Honor Society. Ashley was a founder and secretary of Cy-Fair High School’s Finance Club. She was a three year letterman on the Bobcat’s Varsity Tennis Team. She is an active member of Christ the Redeemer Catholic Church, and plan’s to be an active member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in College Station. Ashley will enter Texas A&M in the Fall of 2020.  She will pursue a degree in Cell and Molecular Biology (Pre-Med track) and intends to be the loudest and proudest member of the Fightin’ Texas Aggie Class of 2024! Gig ‘Em!

2019 Scholarship Recipient Haley Boatcallie

Haley Boatcallie was awarded the Eric Bassett Memorial Scholarship on May 13th, 2019. Haley graduated Summa Cum Laude from Cy-Fair High School. She was a member of Cy-Fair Brigade, National Honor Society, and UIL Accounting Team. Outside of school, she participated in service activities with her church youth group. Haley will enter Texas A&M in the fall of 2019 where she will pursue a degree in Nursing.

2018 Scholarship Recipient Elissa Grosz

Elissa Grosz was awarded the Eric Bassett Memorial Scholarship on June 6th, 2018. Elissa graduated Summa Cum Laude from Cy-Fair High School. She graduated with a GPA of 6.5/7 and was ranked 78 in a class of 889. She was a member of the Key Club, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, and National Honor Society. Elissa played softball for the Bobcats for four years, earning two varsity letters. Elissa is also an active member of Christ the Redeemer Catholic Church. She will enter Texas A&M in the fall of 2018 where she will pursue a degree in Mathematics with a minor in Business.

2017 Scholarship Recipient Dena Radwan

Dena Radwan was awarded the Eric Bassett Memorial Scholarship on May 15th, 2017. Dena graduated Summa Cum Laude from Cy-Falls High School. She graduated with a GPA of 6.62/7 and was ranked 53 in a class of 888. She was a member of the National Honor Society, National Technical Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta (Math NHS), Ro Kappa (Social Studies NHS), and served as historian of MSA (Muslim Student Association). Dena was active in Cy-Falls Interact Volunteering Club, serving as Treasurer her Junior year and President her Senior Year. Dena will enter Texas A&M in the fall of 2017 where she plans to pursue a degree in Civil Engineering. Gig 'em Aggies!

2016 Scholarship Recipient Abigail Farrell

Abigail Farrell was awarded the Eric Bassett Memorial Scholarship on May 17th, 2016. Abigail graduated Summa Cum Laude from Cy-Fair High School. She is a member of the Texas Association of Future Educators, Ready Set Teach!, National Honor Society, and National Technical Honors Society. Abigail was active in Cy-Fair Brigade (Drill Team), serving as chaplain her junior year and President her senior year. Abigail will enter Texas A&M in the fall of 2016 where she plans to pursue a degree in Elementary Education. Gig 'em Aggies!

2015 Scholarship Recipient Tea Turko

Tea Turko was awarded the Eric Bassett Memorial Scholarship on May 18th, 2015. Tea graduated Magna Cum Laude from Cy-Falls High School with a GPA of 6.47/7. She was born in Konjic, Bosnia and Herzegovina. She immigrated to the United States with her family in 2000. At Cypress Falls High School, Tea was a member of the National Honor Society, PALs, and the MOB. She also served as Vice President of the Class of 2015. Tea enjoyed spending time volunteering at the Bosniak Cultural Community Center, Teen Study, Grace Care, and K2 Academy. Tea will be attending Texas A&M in the fall of 2015 where she plans to pursue a degree in Industrial Distribution.

2014 Scholarship Recipient Robert Jenkins

Robert Jenkins , graduated with honors from Cy-Falls High School in June 2014. He excelled during high school in the classroom and athletics, and was active in serving his school and local community. He plans to attend Texas A&M in the fall where he will study Mechanical Engineering.

2013 Scholarship Recipient Connor Barnett

Connor Barnett was awarded the Eric Bassett Memorial Scholarship on May 21, 2013. Connor graduated Summa Cum Laude from Cy-Fair High School with a GPA of 6.85/7 and was ranked fifth out of 774 in his class. He was in marching band all four years and served as bass drum captain his junior and senior years. He served as an officer in National Honor Society his senior year and Vice-President of the Computer Science club his junior year. He also participated in Spanish National Honor Society his junior and senior years and in Key Club his freshmen year. Outside of school, he participated in service projects with his church youth group and Cypress Assistance Ministries. Connor will be attending Texas A&M in the fall of 2013 and will major in Petroleum Engineering. Aggie Class of 2017! Gig 'em!

2012 Scholarship Recipient Jon Yi

Jon Yi graduated Cum Laude from Cy-Fair High School on June 2, 2012 with a GPA of 6.17/7. He was an active member in Key Club, Environmental Club, Senior Men and Asian Club. He played varsity tennis during his freshman and sophomore years. He also played football, basketball, and soccer outside of school. Jon had a unique opportunity to intern for a well respected Oil and Gas company (BlackStone Minerals) in the summer of 2011. Jon has been active in serving our local community by volunteering in events in church, Star of Hope, and East Austin. He will be attending Texas A&M in the fall of 2012 and plans to major in Petroleum Engineering. Aggie Class of 2016! Gig 'em.

2011 Scholarship Recipient Meredith Fair

Meredith Fair graduated Summa Cum Laude from Cy-Fair HS on June 2, 2011. She graduated with a 6.65/7 GPA and was ranked 39 out of 764 in her class. Meredith was an instrumental player on the volleyball, basketball, and softball teams. She was all-district and all- academic in varsity softball for 3 years. B.F.N.D. She was a member of Key Club all four years and joined Student Council and National Honor Society her junior and senior years. Meredith also took part in Senior Women and FCA. She has volunteered a lot of her time to various organizations, including Ronald McDonald House, Salem Lutheran VBS, and softball fundraisers.She will be attending Texas A&M in the fall of 2011 and plans to major in Civil Engineering. Aggie Class of 2015!