Micah Bennet
Harlingen ISD
Texas State University

Micah Bennet, a 2013 graduate of Harlingen High School, is using his $1,000 scholarship to attend Texas State University. Bennet is majoring in criminal justice at Texas State.

“Once I graduate, I will apply to the FBI because it is my goal to work for a higher level of law enforcement,” he wrote.

TCTA member and Harlingen High School counselor Patti Muniz nominated him for the scholarship. Micah “set his goals to obtain a college degree and better himself,” she wrote. “He has persevered and is determined to attend Texas State University.”