The Scott Choate Endowed Scholarship

  • The recipient of any scholarship provided by this fund shall be a student in good standing pursuing a master’s degree in Special Education and have an interest in working with students who have been diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
  • Preference will be given to alumni who received their Bachelor’s Degree from ETSU or TAMU-C from the College of Education, specifically with focus in Psychology or Special Education.
  • 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.

Psychology, & Special Education
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please submit a one page summary of your career goals in Special Education with special emphasis on how the use of holistic teaching methods and strategies, specifically the integration of drama and/or music, could benefit the students on the Autism Spectrum.
  2. Educational Information
    • Please attach a copy of your transcript to show proof of graduation
    • What was your major?
    • Where did you obtain your Bachelor's Degree?