The recipient shall be a graduate of a Hunt County high school, with preference given to Commerce & Quinlan graduates.
The recipient shall be pursuing a graduate degree or a Junior or Senior at Texas A&M University-Commerce and enrolled in the Teacher Education Program.
A GPA of 2.5 must be maintained in order to retain the scholarship for the next semester.
One student shall receive this scholarship with the total amount of the scholarship being not less than $2,000 (to be divided between the fall and spring semesters).
It is recommended the committee give consideration to the following: desire to enter the teaching profession, financial need, good academic performance, and participation in extracurricular activities in high school and/or at the university level.
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.