University Scholarship Committee

Responsibilities

The responsibilities of the University Scholarship Committee are to:

  1. Assist university officials in planning and assessing the effectiveness of student recruitment efforts and in maximizing the utilization of scholarships to recruit new students.
  2. Review all applications and supporting materials for the President’s Endowed University Scholars Program, the Sul Ross Scholars Program, the Flora Daugherty Scholarship, and other scholarships as may be assigned to the committee and present recommendations for scholarship awards.
  3. Develop recommendations for guidelines and policy considerations relating to scholarship awards.

Primary Responsibility Area: All University

Membership

Committee shall consist of eight members appointed by the president, including six faculty members nominated by the Faculty Assembly, the Director of Financial Aid and Director of Student Support Services.

Term:

Chair:

Membership as of Spring 2020 Expiration of Term
Dr. Billy Jack Ray, Kinesiology and Human Performance

Dr. Galen Privitt, Education

Cynthia McAlister, Academic Center for Excellence

Dr. Ryan O’Shaughnessy, Natural Resource Management

Carolyn Barrientes, Fine Arts and Communication

Dr. DeMetris Reed, Animal Science

09/30/2021

09/30/2020

09/30/2020

09/30/2022

09/30/2022

09/30/2021