Ford and FFA today announced that more than 600 FFA students from around the country will receive “Built Ford Tough” scholarships – 239 of those students are in Texas. Two local students, Daniel Paul of Orangefield and Danielle Minton of Vidor each received a $1,000 scholarship from the program

“Built Ford Tough scholarships are an investment in the future of Texas,” said David Mondragon, general manager of Ford’s Southwest Region. “After 60 years, Ford remains committed to supporting FFA because of our common interest in developing the next generation of agricultural, business and community leaders.”