JWT Scholarship Program
Investing in tomorrow's leaders today.
NDBT is proud to annually award two local high school seniors funds to assist with the cost of college tuition through our James W. Tyra Scholarship Program .
The Story Behind The Scholarship
Introducing Our 2023 Scholarship Recipients
LaKyra graduated 3rd in her class from Kathlyn Joy Gilliam Collegiate High School in Cedar Hill, TX. LaKyra will attend Hampton University and plans to pursue a career in Psychiatry. “With my degree in psychology, I want to guide people’s journey to healing mentally and emotionally”. LaKyra goes on to add that she “is who she is today” because of the example set by her mother: one of perseverance, strength, and self-sacrifice.
Current Scholarship Application Due April 30, 2024
Previous Scholarship Recipients
Victor Gael Rocha
Ganga Ram Bhandari