Secondary Counselor

Welcome to the Overton Secondary Counselor’s Page! It is our goal to provide resources to promote success throughout secondary school and beyond. Please let us know how we can support you!

Ruby Richardson

Ruby Richardson

Overton Secondary School Counselor

College Prep Resources

College Entrance Exams

College Entrance Exams.  

Test-Prep Resources

TSIA2 College Readiness Standards:

College-Ready Scores

Summer Opportunities


The list below will be growing as we learn about more scholarship opportunities. If dates are not listed, it may be that they haven’t released this years deadline yet. Just keep checking those websites for updates.  Also, be sure you are checking Mrs. Richardson’s bulletin board in the main hallway of the high school for scholarships that may not be posted online, or that require a paper submission.

Dallas Scottish Rite Library & Museum-February 25, 2024

The Dream.US National Scholarship-February 29, 2024

Dixie League Baseball Scholarship-March 1, 2024

East Texas Communities Foundation - March 1, 2024

Longview Area Association of Realtors-March 1, 2024-See Mrs. Richardson for application.

Panola Archery Club Scholarship-March 1, 2024

Texas Bank and Trust Excellence in Education Scholarship-March 1, 2024

UT Tyler Patriot Promise Scholarship-May 1, 2024

Grayson Maddox Rhoades Memorial Scholarship-March 7, 2024 - See Mrs. Richardson for application.

TESA Scholarships-March 8, 2024

Region 7 AEOP Scholarship-March 15th

East Texas Tractor & Engine Club Scholarship-March 21, 2024 - See Mrs. Richardson for application.

Cooperative Teachers Credit Union (CTCU) Scholarship-March 22, 2024 - Copies can also be found on Mrs. Richardson's bulletin board.

Cooperative Teachers Credit Union-March 24, 2024

Longview Regional Medical Center Scholarship - March 28, 2024 - See Mrs. Richardson for application.

Texas Telephone Association Foundation (TTAF) Scholarship-March 31, 2024

GM2 Foundation Scholarship- April 12, 2024

Kelly Community Federal Credit Union - Check their website for updates

Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarship

Ronald McDonald House Charities

Gamma Phi Delta Sorority, Inc.

Peltier Teacher’s Scholarship

Texas Builders Foundation

Lead the Heard Scholarship (Red Dirt Hat Co)

Texas Interscholastic League Foundation

American College Foundation Scholarship

Going Merry Scholarship List