H.M. Lafferty Graduate Scholarship Endowment

  • Recipient shall be an outstanding and deserving graduate student at A&M-Commerce.
  • Description: The H.M. Lafferty Doctoral Scholarship awards scholarships of $3000 per year for two year (Fall & Spring). Awardees are also eligible to pay resident tuition for the terms of the scholarship. If the awardees are receiving financial aid during the terms of the award, there may be a need to adjust their total financial aid package.
    Eligibility: Recipients of the H.M. Lafferty Doctoral Scholarship must comply with the following requirements throughout the course of the scholarship:
    *Be admitted to a doctoral degree program at A&M-Commerce.
    *Be enrolled as a full-time graduate student each semester of the scholarship (9 graduate credit hours or 6 graduate credit hours and a full-time GA)
    *Be in academic good standing
    *Make satisfactory progress toward graduation
    Required Documentation:
  • 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.

H.M. and Rachel Lafferty
Graduate School
Supplemental Questions
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