HELP students learning culinary skills.

HELP encourages students to further their studies and obtain training in over 50 careers. Each year, HELP selects students for $1000, $500 and $250 scholarships to local universities and training centers so that students may obtain the training needed to be employable in a variety of fields. Scholarships may be used at Del Mar College, The Craft Training Center, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, Coastal Bend College, Corpus Christi Police Academy, and any other accredited institution, training school or program.


  • Participation in HELP’s Career Club and OnSite Mentoring Program
  • Submit a 250 word essay on why the student wants to further his education in the desired career
  • GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Graduating High School or Obtaining GED
  • 1 recommendation from employer in the student’s desired field OR have completed an internship in the field.
  • Must be able to pass a drug test.