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LEF supports district staff, both professional and paraprofessional, who wish to pursue a higher education, by awarding fellowships. The application will be open January 1, 2021 – March 1, 2021 until 11:59 p.m.






Doug Killough Memorial Fellowship, $1,000 – Awarded to any LISD staff member seeking certification in the field of Education

Dr. Jerry Roy Fellowships:

(2) $500 – Awarded to a staff member pursuing a higher education

(1) $1,000 – Awarded to a staff member working towards their administrative certificate

Dr. Paula Walker Special Education Fellowship, $500 – Awarded to a special education staff member to further his/her education in the area of special education

Minnie Mae & Mack R. Bogard Teacher Fellowship, $500 – Awarded to an outstanding teacher who is active in professional and community activities

MSU Texas Excellence Scholarship $1,000 – Awarded to any LISD staff member attending MSU Texas. Preference given to student enrolled in Undergraduate EC-6 programs or Masters

Wayne Trammell Diagnostician Fellowship, $500 – Awarded to any LISD staff member seeking certification in the field of Educational Diagnostician or is in pursuit of a master’s degree in order to become a diagnostician


All applicants will be notified in March, via email, whether or not they were awarded a fellowship. If awarded a fellowship, it will be presented on stage at the scholarship ceremony on April 20, 2021, at 7 p.m. in the Stuver Auditorium of Lewisville High School located at 1098 West Main Street, Lewisville. PLEASE PLAN TO ATTEND.