A deserving student enrolled in a Master’s or Doctoral degree program in the Department of Curriculum & Instruction (EDCI)
Must maintain at least a 3.0 GPA
Must submit an essay on why you want to be a teacher; describe your classroom & teaching methods.
Recipient must send thank you letter to Carol & Melvin Cooper
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.