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Paula Cook Leadership Scholarship | Scholarship Application

Scholarship Criteria Guidelines

  • Applicants must be enrolled fulltime (at least 12 credit hours) during the awarded period, pursuing an undergraduate degree from Texas State University – San Marcos
  • Applicants must be upper classman (Junior or Senior)
  • Applicants must have a 3.0 Texas State GPA or higher
  • Applicants may not receive the LBJ Student Scholarship and the Paula Cook Leadership Scholarship 
  • Applicants must submit a 200-word essay describing their understanding of leadership, and how it fosters intellectual and personal growth
  • Application must include one (1) recommendation form completed by their student organization advisor or mentor supporting the applicant's leadership potential
  • Essay and recommendation form must submitted before application deadline

**IMPORTANT** Prior to submitting your application, please make sure that you have completed and attached all necessary documents.  If you fail to do so, the application will not be processed electronically until you have completed all required fields.