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Dan and Lee Ruth Krieg Endowed Scholarship

The Dan and Lee Ruth Krieg Scholarship Endowment was established by Dan and Lee Ruth in 2014. The endowment provides two scholarships annually. One scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate senior, in the amount of $1,000, who has intentions of attending graduate school at Texas Tech University in the Department of Plant and Soil Science to conduct research in the area of crop management and water use efficiency. The other scholarship is awarded to a graduate student, in the amount of $2,000, who is currently enrolled in the Department of Plant and Soil Science conducting research in the area of crop management and water use efficiency.

Robert L. Leach Memorial Endowed Scholarship

The Robert L. Leach Memorial Endowed Scholarship was established by T. L. and Maurine Leach, Carol Leach, and Mary Leach in memory of Robert L. Leach. The scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students who are majoring in Integrated Pest Management.

Hoss Newsom Viticulture Scholarship

The Hoss Newsom Viticulture Scholarship was established by the Texas Wine and Grape Growers Association in 2012. Scholarships are awarded to undergraduate and graduate students studying in the Viticulture and Enology program in the Department of Plant and Soil Science. Recipients of this scholarship must be hardworking.

Ellen B. Peffley Scholarship Endowment

The Ell B. Peffley Scholarship Endowment was established by Ellen B. Peffley in 2010. The scholarship is awarded to both graduate and undergraduate students majoring in Horticulture Science degree plan, with Science as their emphasis. The recipient must be in good academic standing.