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Scholarship List

• Endowed Scholarships    • Annual Scholarships

Below is a list of Weatherford College Foundation scholarship funds. “Endowed Scholarships”
are permanent funds whereby only the interest is spent on student scholarships. In “Annual Funds,” the principal and interest may be spent.
 
The WC Foundation is very appreciative of the many donors through the years that have made generous donations to create student scholarships.
 
Students interested in applying for scholarships should visit this link in the Financial Aid section
of the website:  mywc.wc.edu/ICS/Student_Services/Remote_Content.jnz.


Endowed Scholarships
 

Marjorie Black Alkek Scholarship – Established by a gift from Marjorie Black Alkek, WC alumnus and longtime supporter of the arts for Fine Arts students.

Rusty Arnold Memorial Scholarship – Established in 2014 by friends and family of Sgt. Rusty Arnold. Eligible students must be from Parker County and accepted into the WC Police Academy.

Ellen Arrondozo Scholarship – For deserving WC students.

Ex-Students Scholarship – Established through the generosity of members of the WC Ex-Students Association for deserving students.

Ezelle Ashworth Scholarship – Established in 2007 by the estate of Ezelle Ashworth for deserving students.

Brent and Elizabeth Baker Scholarship – Established in 2012 by Brent and Elizabeth Baker.
For Weatherford High School graduates.

Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Baker and Family Memorial Scholarship – Established in 1978 by Mary Baker Rumsey in memory of Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Baker and family to assist deserving students.

Joan Troy Barber Memorial Scholarship – Established in 1982 by Ray Barber and friends in memory of his wife, Joan Troy Barber, to assist students interested in Accounting and Business.

James and Bennie Barnett Scholarship – Established in 2006 by James and Bennie Barnett
to assist deserving students.

Sharon Pearson Bartling Scholarship – Established in 2007 by Herbert and Sharon Bartling
to assist non-traditional female students.

Mildred Beard Scholarship – Established in 2008 by WC alumna Mildred Beard, for deserving students.

Willie and Hubert Bennett Scholarship – Established in 1982 by Mr. and Mrs. Hubert Bennett
to assist deserving Parker County students.

Jack and Edith Borden Scholarship – Established in 1999 by Jack and Edith Borden to assist deserving Parker County students. It is funded in part from the 1998 Carlos Hartnett Award Mr. Borden received.

Dr. Jim Boyd Scholarship – Established in 2004 to honor Dr. Jim Boyd, former WC president
and recipient of the 2003-04 Carlos Hartnett Award.

Russell L. Boyd Memorial Scholarship – Established in 1983 by Sherri Box in memory of her late husband, Russell Boyd, a Texas highway patrolman killed in the line of duty, to assist students interested in a career in Law Enforcement.

Jane Merrill Brady Memorial Scholarship – Established in 1979 in memory of Jane Merrill Brady, a business faculty member, to assist a second semester freshman or sophomore student majoring in Business with preference being shown to a student majoring in Office Systems Technology.

Dr. William M. Brogdon Memorial Scholarship – Established in 1981 in memory of Dr. William M. Brogdon, trustee of Weatherford College, to assist a second-semester freshman or a sophomore student majoring in Nutrition or in a pre-professional program.

Mike Brown Memorial Scholarship – Established in 2015 by the estate of Mary Zielinksi and others in memory of longtime agriculture instructor and rodeo coach Mike Brown. Eligible students must be either agriculture majors or members of the WC Rodeo team and have financial need.

Jean Bryan Scholarship – Established in 2007 by the WC Foundation to honor Jean Bryan, WC Board of Trustees member and winner of the 2006-07 Carlos Hartnett Award. For deserving students.

Dr. Noel Bryan Veterinary Scholarship – Established in 2001 by Dr. Noel and Mrs. Jean Bryan
to assist pre-Veterinary students at Weatherford College.

Shirley Cappel Memorial Scholarship – Established in 1998 by the family of Shirley Cappel, long-time Biology faculty member and Phi Theta Kappa sponsor, to assist deserving students.

Douglas Chandor Memorial Scholarship – Established in 1980 by H. W. Kuteman, III in memory of his uncle, noted artist Douglas Chandor, to assist a deserving student majoring in Art.

Ina Kuteman Chandor Memorial Scholarship – Established in 1980 by H. W. Kuteman, III in memory of his aunt, noted musician Ina Kuteman Chandor, to assist a deserving student majoring in Music.

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Rosemary Kendrick Coleman Memorial Scholarship – Established in 1997 by the family, friends and colleagues of Rosemary Kendrick Coleman to assist deserving students pursuing
a career in Nursing.

Community Builders Scholarship – Established in 2001 through the “Bridal Fashions through the Ages” fundraiser for deserving WC students. 

Coody Family Scholarship – Established in 1980 by the Bill and Sue Coody family. In memory of Jim Coody and Bill Coody, former state representative and longtime WC faculty member. For deserving students.

Coyote Chase Race Scholarship – Established in 2004 from the proceeds of the Coyote Chase Race 5K and 1-mile run for deserving students.

Criminal Justice Institute Alumni Scholarship – Established by alumni of WC’s Criminal Justice Institute for deserving CJI students.

Jake “Bud” and Betsy Dearing Scholarship – Established in 2008 by Bud and Betsy Dearing, for Nursing students.

Democratic Women of Parker County Scholarship – Established by the Democratic Women
of Parker County organization to benefit deserving students.

Dorothy Doss Scholarship – Established in 2004 by the WC Foundation to honor Dorothy Doss, foundation board member and recipient of the 2002 Carlos Hartnett Award.

James and Dorothy Doss Scholarship Trust – Established in 1984 by James and Dorothy Doss, to assist deserving students.

M.S. and Meek Lane Doss Endowed Scholarship – Established in 2003 by The M.S. Doss Foundation, Inc. to benefit students with financial need, with a preference for graduates of West Texas high schools, west of a line from Wichita Falls to Laredo, or Southeastern New Mexico.  

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Jerry Durant Scholarship – Established in 2001 by the WC Foundation to honor Jerry Durant, former WC trustee and winner of the 2001 Carlos Hartnett Award.

Roy and Jeannine Eaton Scholarship – Established in 2003 by Roy and Jeannine Eaton to assist Wise County residents studying at Weatherford College Wise County and other WC sites.

James Emanuel Scholarship – Established by Mr. and Mrs. James R. Emanuel, to assist deserving students.

Carol Eppright Scholarship – Established in 2013 by longtime WC faculty member, Carol Eppright. Students planning to enter the field of teaching and students in Phi Theta Kappa are preferred.

Fannie Price Evans Scholarship – Established in memory of Fannie Price Evans, to assist deserving students.

Elena B. Fant Scholarship Trust – Established in 1978 by Elena B. Fant, to assist deserving students.

Michael Feely Memorial Scholarship – Established in 2006 by Dan and Marsha Feely to honor the memory of their late son, Michael Feely. Nursing and Fire Academy students are preferred.

Myrtle and U.B. Forrest Scholarship – Established in 2012 by Bettie Cline to honor her great aunt and uncle. For students in the Veterinary Assistant Program.  

Geer / McNeal Ministerial Scholarship Fund – Established in 1996 by Charles and Blanche Newby Geer and Lynda Geer McNeal. For deserving students interested in Religious education.

Margaret Gentry Scholarship Trust – Established in 1997 by the estate of Margaret Gentry,
to assist deserving students.

Bettye George Scholarship – Established in 2011 to honor the memory of longtime nurse
Bettye George. For licensed Vocational Nurse students.

Travis George Memorial Scholarship – Established in 2012 in honor of former student Travis George, to assist students studying Music.

Sam W. Gibbs Memorial Scholarship Fund – Established in 1978 by Mrs. Jereline Gibbs Case in memory of her brother, Sam Gibbs, to assist deserving students.

Evelyn B. Gibson Scholarship Fund – Established in 1983 by R. B. Gibson in memory of his wife, Evelyn B. Gibson, to assist deserving vocational nursing students at Weatherford College.

Bob and Carolyn Glenn Scholarship – Established in 2012 by WC Foundation Board member Bob Glenn and his wife, Carolyn. Weatherford High School graduates are eligible.

Margaret Prince Graham Scholarship Fund – Established in 1999 by the estate of Margaret Prince Graham to assist deserving students.

Jeanne and Roy Grogan Family Foundation Scholarship Fund – Established in 1990 by Jeanne and Roy Grogan to assist deserving students.

I.B. and Helen Hand Scholarship Fund – Established in 1998 to assist deserving WC students. The scholarship is to recognize Mr. Hand’s selection as a Carlos Hartnett Award winner.

Carlos Hartnett Scholarship Trust – Established in 1983 by Carlos Hartnett to assist deserving students.

Eurith Hartnett Memorial Scholarship Fund – Established in 1981 by Carlos Hartnett in memory of his wife, Eurith Holt Hartnett, to assist a deserving student majoring in Art.

Jack Harvey Memorial Scholarship – For deserving WC students.

James and Imogene Hatley Scholarship – Established in 2012 by the family of Rev. James
and Imogene Hately. For deserving students, with a preference given to students majoring in Communications, Vocational Nursing, Religion or Education.

Mr. and Mrs. R. B. Hood Memorial Scholarship Fund – Established by Cornelia Hood in memory of her parents, R. B. (Bartow) Hood and Prince Cocke Hood, to assist deserving students.

Josephine T. Hudson Scholarship – Established in 2005 by the estate of Josephine T. Hudson, to assist deserving students.

Dave Jackson Memorial Paramedicine Scholarship – Established in 2003 by the North Central Texas Trauma Regional Advisory Council in memory of former WC instructor, Dave Jackson. For deserving Paramedicine students.  

M.D. Jirous Scholarship – Established in 2005 by the M.D. Jirous Foundation, for deserving students.

Roy and Helen Kelley Johnson Scholarship Fund – Established in 2001 by Margaret Johnson in memory of her parents, Roy and Helen Kelley Johnson, to assist deserving students.

Eddie Kidd Scholarship – Established in 2008 for deserving students.

O.L. and Marjorie Kimbrough Scholarship – Established in 2004 by Marjorie Kimbrough in memory of her husband, O.L. Kimbrough, to assist deserving students.

Donavon King Memorial Scholarship – Established in 1997 by the estate of Donavon King,
to aid deserving students studying Engineering Technology.

Dr. Sumant and Sheela Kumar Scholarship – Established in 1999 by Dr. Sumant and Sheela Kumar. Awarded to deserving Allied Health students from Parker County.  

Staci Lee, Mandi McWhorter, Lacey Osina, and Whitney Welch Memorial Scholarship Fund – Established in 2000 in memory of four Brock High School students who lost their lives in an automobile accident. For deserving Brock High School graduates.

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Mark Littleton Scholarship Fund – Established in 1997 by the WC Foundation to honor Mark Littleton, winner of the inaugural Carlos Hartnett Award. This scholarship assists deserving students.

Dr. Trevor Mabery Scholarship – Established in 2002 by individuals from the Weatherford High School Class of 1953 and other friends and family of Dr. Trevor Mabery. For deserving Parker County students pursuing careers in any branch of Medicine.  

Perry Mader Scholarship Fund – Established in 1991 by the family of Perry Mader, former trustee of Weatherford College, to assist deserving students.

Luther Martin Memorial Scholarship Fund – Established in 1984 by Jack Martin in memory
of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Luther Martin, to assist a deserving student interested in Agriculture.

Mary Crownover Martin Memorial Scholarship Fund – Established in 1983 by Jack Martin in memory of his wife, Mary Crownover Martin, to assist a deserving student majoring in Art.

Robert H. McDaniel Memorial Scholarship Fund – Established in 1990 by Carol Riddle McDaniel and friends in memory of her husband, Robert H. McDaniel.

Dr. Barbara McGregor / Piper Professor Award Scholarship – Established in 1993 by Dr. Barbara McGregor, a longtime English faculty member, to assist deserving students of Weatherford College, with a preference for non-traditional students with plans to enter the Teaching profession.

Coby McNabb Scholarship – Established in 2017 by Shannon McNabb to honor the memory of her late husband, Coby. For graduates of Breckenridge High School.

Robert “Bob” Lee McMahon Memorial Scholarship Fund – Established in 2000 by the estate
of Robert “Bob” McMahon, to assist deserving students.

Dr. E. W. Mince Presidential Scholarship – Established in 1989 by Marie Mince and her daughters to honor Dr. E. W. Mince, then president of Weatherford College. The scholarship assists students majoring in a Business field.

Martha Morton Scholarship – Established in 2009 by Norman Morton, the Coyote Basketball Booster Club and others to honor the memory of Martha Morton. For deserving students.

Lacey Osina Scholarship – Established in 2000 to honor the memory of Lacey Osina, daughter of WC employees Mark and Liz Osina. For a Brock High School graduate.

E.A. Patterson, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund – Established in 1996 by Neoma Patterson and Mr. and Mrs. Hoss Patterson to honor the memory of E.A. Patterson, Jr. The scholarship assists students studying Agriculture.

Nannie McCall Pope and Florence Hayes Jacklin Scholarship – Established in 2016 by the estate of Harold M. Jacklin, Jr. and Cumile Pope Jacklin. For students entering the economics and/or finance field, fostering the private and free enterprise system envisioned by the Constitution of the United States of America.

Presidential Merit Scholarship – Established in 2007 by WC President Dr. Joe Birmingham and other donors. For students with exceptional academic and leadership backgrounds.

Raymond W. Puryear Memorial Scholarship Fund – Established in 1989 by Edna Puryear Strickland in memory of her husband, Raymond Puryear, who attended Weatherford College in 1923-24, to assist a student majoring in an Agricultural field.

Maggie Resch Memorial Scholarship Fund – Established in 1981 by Carlos Hartnett in memory of his mother, Maggie Resch, a dedicated nurse, to assist a deserving student in Vocational Nursing.

Glenda Reynolds Scholarship – Established in 2014 by the friends and family of WC retiree Glenda Reynolds. Parker County Health Science students are eligible. 

Landrith and Nelda Reynolds Scholarship Fund – Established in 1982 by the estate of Nelda Roberts to assist deserving students.

Dr. Dennie Richardson Memorial Scholarship Fund – Established in 1994 in memory of Dr. Dennie K. Richardson, a longtime counselor, to assist deserving students.

Shane Richardson Memorial Scholarship – Established in 2007 by the friends and family of Shane Richardson, a graduate of WC’s Fire Academy, for Fire Academy students.

A.T. Roe Scholarship Fund – Established in 1999 by WC alumnus A.T. Roe to assist deserving students.  

San Antonio Livestock Exposition Trust – Established by the San Antonio Livestock Exposition (SALE) to honor Tom Bell, an ex-student of Weatherford College, to assist deserving Agriculture majors who plan to work in the field.

Shirley Whaley Sanders & George and Mae Hattanbach Scholarship – Established in 1998
by the estate of Shirley Sanders to assist deserving students.

Lenora White Sands Memorial Scholarship – Established in 1982 by Betsy Sands Lewis and Mike Sands in memory of their mother, Lenora White Sands, to assist Drama students.

Morris “Sandy” Sands Memorial Scholarship Fund – Established in 1983 by Betsy Sands Lewis and Mike Sands in memory of their father, Morris “Sandy” Sands, to assist a student excelling in Athletics.

Dr. Allan Saxe Scholarship – Established in 2012 by Dr. Allan Saxe, for academically high-performing students.

John Robert Scott Memorial Scholarship – Established in 1979 by Grimes and Garnett Scott
in memory of their son to assist deserving students with a preference to Mathematics or Science majors.

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Phil and Georgianne Simmons Scholarship – Established in 2010 by Georgianne Simmons
in honor of her late husband, Phil, for deserving students.

Joyce Carr Sosebee Scholarship – For deserving WC students.

Lee and Joyce Stevenson Scholarship Fund – Established in 1998 by Joyce Stevenson and Reural Bailey to assist deserving students.

Edna Strickland Scholarship – Established in 2004 by Edna Strickland, WC Class of 1927, for deserving students.

Frank and Bertha Stroud Scholarship – Established in 2011 by Rena Mae and Scott Woody in honor of her parents, for deserving students.

Rev. James William Stroud Memorial Scholarship – Established in 2012 by the estate of Frank and Bertha Stroud in honor of their son. For deserving students interested in Religious education.

Stuart Family Scholarship – Established in 2009 by Richard and Nancy Stuart, for deserving students.

Brad Tibbitts Faculty Scholarship – Established in 2010 by the WC Faculty Senate. Named in honor of former dean and faculty member Brad Tibbitts, who retired after 35 years of service.

Helen R. Tidwell Scholarship Fund – Established in 1996 by Helen R. Tidwell of Houston, a member of the WC Class of 1943, to assist deserving students.

Joe Tison Scholarship – Established in 2005 to honor Carlos Hartnett Award honoree Joe Tison, for deserving students.

Patsy Tison Scholarship – Established in 2005 by the children of Joe and Patsy Tison: Donna Tison Mauer, Jana Tison Truax and Lance Tison, to honor their mother.

Title III Scholarship – Established in 2011. Funded by gifts from friends of the college and matching gifts from the U.S. Department of Education.

Charles and Kitty Trigg Scholarship Fund – Established by Mr. and Mrs. Charles H. Trigg of Mertzon, Texas to assist deserving students.

Gabe T. Vick Memorial Scholarship – Established in 2001 by the WC Foundation, Inc., in memory of Gabe T. Vick, to assist deserving students.

Bill and Kay White Vincent Scholarship – Established in 2007 by Kay Vincent in honor of Bill Vincent, a former member of the WC Board of Trustees. For students entering the medical field.

Eva Walton Memorial Scholarship – Established in 1983 in memory of Eva Walton to assist students pursuing careers in Vocational Nursing.

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Weatherford College Ex-Students Trust Scholarship – Established in 1985 by the WC Ex-Students Association.

Weatherford College Fire Science Scholarship – Established in 2002 by Jason Loyd, WC
Fire Science department chair, and his wife, Melissa. Provides scholarships for WC Fire Science students.  

Weatherford Noon Lions Club Scholarship – Established to honor the memory of several
Noon Lions Club members, including Dr. Ron Finley, Roy Keaton, Dr. Dennie Richardson, Joe Witherspoon and Lee Young.

Lacy Wakefield Welborn Scholarship – Established in 2005 by Michael Welborn and other family and friends of WC alumna Lacy Wakefield Welborn, for A.D.N. students.

James M. Whitsett Memorial Scholarship – Established in 1983 by May Belle Whitsett in memory of her brother, James Morris Whitsett, a 1924 graduate of Weatherford College.

Mac Wiggs Scholarship – Established in 2007 by Laura and Bruce Wiggs in memory of Mac Wiggs, for deserving students.

Dwayne Woody Memorial Scholarship – Established in 2012 by Rena Mae and Scott Woody
to honor the memory of their son, Dwayne Woody. For a deserving Parker County student majoring in Agriculture.

Preston Woody Memorial Scholarship – Established in memory of Preston Woody to assist deserving students in Agriculture.

Rena Mae Stroud Woody Scholarship – Established in 2012 by the estate of Frank and Bertha Stroud in honor of their daughter. For deserving Springtown High School graduates pursuing a career in the Teaching profession.

Sam and Mollie White Woody and James E. and Annie Woody Robinson Memorial Scholarship – Established in 2001 by the estate of Reanelle R. Dudley to assist deserving students.

Scott Woody Memorial Scholarship – Established in 2015 by Rena Mae Woody in memory
of her husband, former county commissioner and longtime dairy farmer Scott Woody. For native Parker County students majoring in agriculture.

Jim Wright Scholarship – Established in 2001 to assist students pursuing careers in the fields
of Government or History.  

William Rhea York Scholarship – Established in 2008 by the estate of Charles and Imogene York to honor the memory of their son, William Rhea York, for deserving students.

Coy and Geneva Young Memorial Scholarship – Established in memory of Coy Young by his wife, Geneva, and their son, Dale, to assist deserving students.

Mary M. Zielinski Scholarship – Established in 2013 by the estate of Mary Zielinski for Physical Therapy Assistant students.

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Annual Scholarships
 

Bush Legacy Republican Women Scholarship

Daniel Callahan Scholarship Charter

Campbell Health System Auxiliary Scholarship

Craig Crawford Scholarship

Dr. Kevin and Sheila Eaton Scholarship

Michael Feely Memorial Scholarship

Sandy L. Goss Memorial Scholarship

Brent and Meredith Gough Scholarship

Ted Hartness Scholarship

Heritage Scholarship

Imperial Construction Scholarship

Woodrow W. Lamkin Scholarship

Kaye and Frank Martin Scholarship

Earl Morris Leadership Scholarship

Parker County Law Enforcement Association Scholarship

Parker County Women’s and Newcomers Club Scholarship

Prosperity Bank Scholarship

Alfred Prentice Respiratory Care Scholarship

Dub Riddle Memorial Scholarship

Southwest Auto Group Scholarship

George and Louise Tate Memorial Scholarship

Texas Business Women of Parker County Scholarship

Weatherford College Wise County Scholarship

Weatherford Music Society Scholarship

Weatherford Optimist Club Scholarship

Snow Garrett Williams Scholarship

Gail Wright Respiratory Care Scholarship

Zonta Club of Parker County Scholarship
 

• Interested persons should apply to the Director of Financial Aid.
• For information on establishing a scholarship, contact the Institutional Advancement Office.

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