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Education Scholarships

Clifton Tinsley Sparks Memorial Scholarship - Established by friends of Dr. Sparks, former Dean of the College of Education. Recipients must be enrolled in the undergraduate teacher education program or be academically eligible for admission to undergraduate teacher education. Preference is given to students with financial need.

Spencer L. Stoker Graduate Endowed Scholarship - Established by the estate of Dr. Stoker, provides awards to graduate students in education. Dr. Stoker served the University as Chairman of the Education Department for many years. He is remembered as a dedicated and caring teacher and a fine administrator.

Del Barto Endowed Scholarship - Established by the Del Barto-Tramonte Foundation. Provides scholarships for students majoring in the fields of nursing, education and health studies.

Alicia Travelle Memorial Scholarship - Mr. John Travelle, husband of Dr. Maria Alicia Travelle, established the scholarship to support female students in the undergraduate program pursuing studies in elementary/bilingual education with at least a 2.50 grade point average.

Melvin E. Rust Endowed Memorial Scholarship - Friends and family of Melvin Rust, former member of the faculty of TWU, have established a permanent fund to support scholarship awards in his memory to students who are preparing to teach.

Natha Howell Endowed Scholarship - Established by Ms. Natha Elizabeth Howell to provide funds to be used for the education and preparation of students in becoming teachers.

Nina Scott Hulsey Endowed Memorial Scholarship - Established by Selette Hulsey Pearce, class of 1957, in memory of her mother Nina Scott Hulsey, a 1929 graduate of TWU. This scholarship is to be awarded to an undergraduate student in elementary education who shows promise and needs financial aid.

Grace Fewell Carothers Endowed Scholarship - Established by Mrs. Katherine Moore in memory of her sister, Grace Carothers, for students majoring in Early Childhood Education.

More Assistance 

  • TWU Financial Aid
  • PIONERAS- PIONERAS is a 2.2 million dollar scholarship and research project dedicated to enhancing the Spanish language competencies, content and pedagogical knowledge, and family engagement skills of eligible TWU undergraduate students in the Bilingual/ESL Education Program.

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