Texas Tech University's Therapeutic Riding Center was named the Chisholm Challenge Champion Center for 2016 at the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo. The center was chosen out of 13 therapeutic riding centers for excellence in teamwork, sportsmanship, presentation of hospitality stalls, care and maintenance of horse stalls, and several other areas of expertise.
Established in 1998 by the Texas Seed Trade Association, family and friends in memory of Don Ator. The scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students in the Department of Plant and Soil Science with an academic focus on Crops or Soils.
The Cecil I. Ayers Scholarship Fund was established by friends and colleagues of Cecil Ayers in 1983. The scholarship is awarded to juniors and seniors based on financial need.