Texas Trust awards GPISD senior with $1,000 scholarship

ARLINGTON, TX (May 2, 2017) — Texas Trust has awarded a $1,000 scholarship to Grand Prairie ISD student, Jemiah Williams.

Williams is a senior at Dubiski Career High School. She has been accepted at Howard University in Washington, D.C., where she plans to study business with an emphasis on foreign policy and social issues. Her long-term professional goal is to become a lawyer and politician.

“We value education as the solid foundation on which bright futures are built. This scholarship is a small way we can help Jemiah achieve a brighter future,” said Shelley Carlson, vice president of marketing for Texas Trust. “We wish her great success at Howard and in her professional endeavors following college.”

Williams was selected for the scholarship by the school district.

Jemiah received her scholarship at the GPISD scholarship recipient luncheon. She is pictured with her mom (left) and Roy Cisneros (right), a Texas Trust CU Branch Manager.

About Texas Trust Credit Union

Texas Trust Credit Union has been helping build brighter financial futures since its modest beginning in 1936. Today, the full-service credit union serves more than 133,000 members. With assets of more than $2 billion, Texas Trust is the 6th largest credit union in North Texas and the 17th largest in Texas. With a focus on the community, Texas Trust is creating a legacy of giving through generous financial donations that support local school programs and activities, non-profit organizations, and student scholarships; and by providing volunteer resources through its Community Unity team, which supports scores of charitable events each year. For more information, visit or follow us on Facebook at or Twitter at @texastrustcu.


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