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: Academic

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.

Members Expiration of Term
Dr. Barbara Tucker, Education 9/30/2021
Dr. Billy Jack Ray, Kinesiology & Human Performance 9/30/2021
Dr. Yanfeng Yue, Biology, Geology, and Physical Sciences 9/30/2019
Dr. Galen Privitt, Education 9/30/2020
Ms. Cynthia McAlister, Academic Center for Excellence 9/30/2020
Dr. Filemon Zamora, Languages & Literature 9/30/2019
Ms. Melissa Amparan, Scholarship Coordinator ex officio, non-voting
Mr. Mickey Corbett, Director Financial Aid ex officio, voting
Ms. Judith Loya, Director Student Support Services ex officio, voting