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WTHA Awards - the Student Scholarship Award

The WTHA Student Scholarship Award

This scholarship is for those interested in the study of the history and culture of West Texas and is in the amount of $750. The scholarship is open to both high school seniors with a proven interest in history and historical research and undergraduate college students with a proven interest in history and historical research who are also declared history majors.

Scholarship Committee
WTHA/Southwest Collection
Box 41041
Texas Tech University
Lubbock, Texas 79409

Download the application form [word document]

  • Applicants must complete an official application by April 15th.
  • All applicants must have a minimum of a 3.0 (B) grade point average.
  • All applicants must provide a current transcript to the scholarship committee.
  • Applicants must forward two letters of recommendation to the scholarship committee. One of the letters should be from a teacher, counselor or employer. The second should be a personal recommendation from someone other than a family member.
  • All applicants will be notified upon completion of the evaluation process.

Funds for this award come exclusively from donations and proceeds of the Silent Auction.  Click on the donate button below to contribute to this worthy cause today.

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Texas Tech University
Lubbock, Texas

Ph. 806-742-9076 wthayb@ttu.edu

WTHA Scholarship Awardees:

2016- Wheeler Allen, Angelo State University

2013- Jerah Luna (Clarendon), to attend WTAMU

2013- Francisco Ochoa, to attend UT

A big thank you to the following generous donors of the student scholarship award:

2016- Glen Ely, Fort Worth ($750)

2015- Glen Ely, Fort Worth ($750)

2014- Clint Chambers, Lubbock ($85)