Otho Plummer Scholarship

The Neches River Festival, Inc. proudly supports Lamar University, our hometown university. 
Participants in the Festival may apply for one of two scholarships awarded each year through the Neches River Festival Otho Plummer Scholarship.  All Festival participants, including Princesses, Duchesses and Escorts are eligible to receive the scholarship. 
Please contact the Festival Office for more information. 
Also, for more information on Lamar University, please go to www.lamar.edu.


69th Neches River Festival Parade Grand Marshal, Lamar President Ken Evans and wife Nancy Evans

2019 Recipient - Abigail Kathleen Hughes


2019 Recipient - Mary Grace Nichols