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Dr. Sarah Kulkofsky Scholarship

Dr. Sarah KulkofskyDr. Sarah Kulkofsky

Sarah Christine Kulkofsky, began working at Texas Tech University as an Assistant Professor of Human Development and Family Studies in 2007. During her time at TTU she excelled in her position and received many accolades.  "Dr.K," as students often referred to her, truly loved research and her students, and instilled her thirst for knowledge in them.

Dr. Kulkofsky passed away at the age of 30, on January 13,2011.  Texas Tech University students, faculty, and staff established the Dr. Sarah Kulkofsky Scholarship in her honor. 


The Dr. Sarah Kulkofsky Scholarship will provide scholarship support to at least one undergraduate researcher at Texas Tech University. An undergraduate researcher is defined as a current Texas Tech University undergraduate student engaged in a research project under the guidance of a faculty mentor.

The scholarship award(s) is $500 per student, with $250 dispersed in the fall semester and $250 dispersed in the spring semester.


Applications are reviewed by the Center for Active Learning and Undergraduate Engagement (CALUE) Advisory Committee.  The recipient is recognized during the Center's annual spring banquet.


Application process:

Applicants must submit all completed scholarship documents to the Center for Active Learning and Undergraduate Engagement.  

Include: scholarship application,essay responses,and one letter of recommendation from student's current undergraduate faculty mentor.

Applications for the 2015-2016 academic year can be found by clicking here.   

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