Myrtice Nygaard Larson Scholarship for Education

Purpose: Established in honor of educator Myrtice Nygaard Larson and intended for undergraduate students pursuing a career in elementary and early childhood education.


  1. Meet the minimum entrance and continuing academic performance standards of the College of Education in effect at the time of any award.
  2. Demonstrate academic success by maintaining a minimum 3.0 GPA.
  3. Maintain full-time enrollment at the University, unless they have fewer than twice the number of semester hours required to be full-time remaining in their degree program.
  4. Enroll as a full-time student in Elementary Education or Early Childhood Education at the University.
  5. Preference may be given to alumni of Larson Elementary in the Arlington (Texas) Independent School District, alumni of any school in Arlington ISD, or alumni of schools of the Cranfills Gap (Texas) ISD.