Established in 1992 by W.B. Rushing Family through Texas Methodist Foundation to provide scholarships to students in Animal and Food Sciences.
Established in 2010 by the San Antonio Livestock Exposition, Inc. to provide scholarships to students enrolled in the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources who are members of the Ranch Horse Team. Students must have graduated from an accredited Texas high school and must earn a minimum GPA 2.0 each semester.
Established in 2012 by Linda Avila to provide scholarships to students enrolled in the Department of Animal and Food Sciences who are from the following counties: Kinney, Uvalde, Bexar, Wilson, Karnes, Golliad, Dewitt, Victoria, Calhoun, Aransas, Refugio, Bee, Atascosa, Frio, Zavala, Maverick, Dimmit, La Salle, McMullen, Live Oak, San Patricio, Nueces, Jim Wells, Duval, Webb, Jim Hog, Kleberg, Kennedy, Brooks, Zapata, Starr, Hidalgo, Willacy, and Cameron.
Established in 1992 by the Southwest Meat Association to provide scholarships to currently enrolled junior or senior Animal Science majors with a minimum GPA of 2.5. who have demonstrated participation in extracurricular activities and expressed an interest in the meat industry.