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Hill Country College Fund

Hill Country College Fund

Hill Country College Fund is celebrating four decades of awarding student grants and supporting meaningful work and purposeful lives in a changing global society.



Your support for  Schreiner University’s Hill Country College Fund makes our communities stronger. When you support the Hill Country College Fund, you help Baileigh, Wes, Valeria, Armande, and students just like them, receive a premier education, here at home!

Quick Facts
  • Our goal is to raise $625,000 this year to provide tuition grants for Hill Country students to attend Schreiner.

  • 100% of the money raised goes to scholarships for students with need in Bandera, Edwards, Gillespie, Kendall, Kerr, Kimble, and Real Counties.

  • With your help Schreiner makes college affordable by distributing nearly $11 million in financial aid each year.

Meet Our 2017 Scholarship Recipients


Baileigh ToenesBaileigh is a pre-med student, is resolute to help children as she works toward her goal of practicing pediatric medicine.

Hometown: Bandera, Texas

Hobbies: Traveling, Coaching


Armande Ortega

Armande OrtegaArmande diligently works to stay ahead of the ever-changing world of computer coding and the rigorous demands of cyber security.

Hometown: Boerne, Texas

Valeria Herrera

Valeria HerreraValeria is determined to make an impact while following her passion for becoming a nurse practitioner for a local clinic.

Hometown: Fredericksburg, Texas

 Wes Joseph

Wes JosephWes plans to “pay it forward” by educating and coaching high school students and being a positive role model.

Hometown: Bandera, Texas