Merrell Family Scholarship

  • Recipients must be students from Fannin County
  • Preference will be given to students from Honey Grove ISD
  • Recipient must be majoring in an area of Education that leads to teaching
  • Recipient must write an essay answering the questions: “Why do you want to be an educator?”
  • A single scholarship is to be awarded annually.
  • Thank you note is required
  • Recipient’s name can be published as a scholarship recipient.
  • Failure to meet the requirements of this scholarship may cause scholarships to be revoked.
  • This scholarship may entitle an out of state resident to the Non-Resident Tuition Exemption as outlined by the Texas A&M University-Commerce Policy on Non-Resident Tuition Exemption for Competitive Scholarship Recipients.

Drs. Leonard & Linda Merrell
Curriculum & Instruction
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please submit an essay on why you want to be a teacher. Must be well written and show all requirements have been met.