Wanda Meshack-Smith Honorary Endowment

  • Recipient shall be undergraduate students enrolled in the Teacher Education Program training for a career in Early Childhood Development.
  • Preference shall be given to, but not limited to, a person who had attended the Head Start Program.
  • The recipient must maintain at least a 3.0 GPA, be a graduate of a high school in Dallas County, and training for a career as a teacher of grades EC-6.
  • The scholarship recipient is required to submit an essay on the importance of early childhood development, describing their classroom and teaching methods, to be reviewed by the scholarship committee.
  • Recipient must also write a thank you letter to the Meshack-Smith family.
  • 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.

Award
Varies
Scopes
Curriculum & Instruction
Deadline
03/01/2020
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please submit an essay on the importance of early childhood development; describing your classroom and teaching methods, to be reviewed by the scholarship committee.