Pump gas and help a student head to college with Stripes

Stripes Convenience Stores is launching a campaign for a college scholarship fund.

Jerry Gonzalez with Stripes said the campaign is a four week initiative beginning on December 2nd and with all the proceeds going to Rio Grande valley students.

The scholarships will go towards scholarships at UT Pan-Am, UT-Brownsville, Southwest Texas Jr. College, and Texas Southmost College.

The convenience stores will issue scholarships to students who meet certain qualifications which includes having at least a 2.5 GPA.