The Eva Marie Howard Atkins and Opal Watson Bryce Collier Education Scholarship

Purpose: A fund to provide scholarships to full-time Interdisciplinary Studies students who graduated from Denton ISD high schools.

Requirements:

  1. Meet the minimum entrance and continuing academic performance standards of the College of Education in effect at the time of any award;
  2. Maintain full-time enrollment as established by the University, unless the student in nearing completion of his or her degree program and does not need full-time enrollment;
  3. Enroll as a full-time student majoring in Early Childhood - 6; or Grades 4 - 8; in the event no applicant meets this criterion, then students enrolling full-time in the College of Education will be eligible for consideration;
  4. Demonstrate eligibility for need-based financial assistance as determined by completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or its successor;
  5. Be a graduate of any Denton Independent School District high school; in the event no applicant meets this criterion, then applicants who are graduates of any other high school in Denton County will be eligible for consideration and;
  6. Preference will be given to first-generation college students, as reported on the scholarship application.