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HALTOM CITY

5024 Broadway Ave.
Haltom City, TX  76117
817-222-7700

Haltom City Community Relations

Community Relations

4839 Broadway Ave.
Haltom City, TX  76117

Hours of Operation

Monday-Friday 8:00AM-4:30PM

Contact Information

Community Relations Coordinator 817-222-7767

2018 Fine Arts Scholarship Winners

Three Haltom High School Students Awarded $500 Scholarships

2018 haltom city fine arts scholarship winnersThe City of Haltom City presented three Haltom City graduating seniors with a $500 Fine Arts Student Scholarship at the Northeast Tarrant County Chamber of Commerce’s May, 2018 Scholarship luncheon as well as the Haltom High School Senior Awards Ceremony. This year’s winners are Arisahi Rosas, Giselle Carrillo and Alejandro Saucedo.

These scholarships are a way for the City to support the students of our community while also promoting the importance of the fine arts in education. We recognize how important these young adults are in building a strong community.

Applicants were evaluated by their participation in the BISD Fine Arts programs for at least two years, their leadership in the community, academic performance as well as an in-person interview. Six finalists were interviewed by a panel of Haltom City staff.


Arisahi Rosas


Arisahi Rosas is a self-taught visual artist artwork below) who creates the most stunning color pencil drawings. This year, one of her works was chosen for the state VASE competition, which only accepts 10% of the entries from our region. Her piece also won Best Technical and Best of Show in the Haltom High School art show.

Arisahi is in AVID, National Honor Society, is a Biology Tutor, in the Science Club, a Leader in the Link Crew, and the President of the Movie Club. Arisahi has a 96 average and plans to attend the University of Texas at Arlington. This young lady blew us away with her passion for living and her love for her father and her family. Congratulations Arisahi!

2018 fine arts scholarship arisahi rosas artwork

Giselle Carrillo


Giselle Carrillo has been in band since the 6th grade and served as a section leader in flute for the Pride of Haltom Marching and Concert Bands throughout high school. She is in AVID, is a Biology Tutor, as well as a National Honor Society Officer.

Giselle had two jobs while earning a 97 average and being in the top 10% of her class. She will be attending the University of Texas at Tyler and has plans to become a Nurse Practitioner. Her role model is her hard-working father and she wants to help others and give back to her community. Congratulations Giselle!

2018 fine arts scholarship giselle carrillo

Alejandro Saucedo


Alejandro Saucedo was in theater, choir, and show choir, where he served as the manager. He placed 1st in the Haltom High School Talent Show in 2017 and was named as Best Actor at Haltom High School. Alejandro has directed four of the musicals at Haltom High School, as well as performing in at least 10.

He will be playing Tobi in the upcoming "Sweeney Todd" performance at Casa Manana. Alejandro had a 4.0 GPA. He plans to attend TCU, where he earned a full scholarship, and will study Musical Theater. He plans to perform on Broadway in the not-to-distant future. Congratulations Alejandro!

2018 fine arts scholarship alejandro saucedo


We produced a short video where we interviewed the three scholarship recipients, highlighting their achievements and their inspirations.

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