Pechero Scholarship


August 1st


The Pechero Family has been engaged in charitable support for Southwestern Adventist University students, who have graduated from high schools located in the Rio Grande Valley. The financial support from the Pechero family is matched by SWAU.


  • Graduate of private or public high school in the Rio Grande Valley of Texas.
  • Family resides in the Rio Grande Valley of Texas
  • Includes the following counties:
    •  Bee, Bexar, Calhoun, Cameron, Galveston, Harris, Hidalgo, Jackson, Nueces, and Willacy
  • U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents must apply for federal/state aid to be considered for this scholarship.
  • Student must be a Texas Resident

How to Apply:

When completed, you may submit the application to Student Financial Services via email, fax or in-person.

  • Fax: 817-202-6751
  • Phone: 817-202-6262