Tom and Joan Read Galveston Scholarship Fund

Established: 2009 by Mrs. Joan C. Read

Purpose: To provide a scholarship to a full-time student in good standing pursuing a degree from Texas A&M University at Galveston.

Additional Selection Preferences:

  • First priority for funds should be given to any applicants who are certified by the General Manager of Read Youth Charities as former campers at Deerfoot Youth Camp, Magnolia, Texas
  • Second priority should be given to any applicants who may provide acceptable documentation that they are children of slain City of Houston, Harris County and Montgomery County police officers. 

To Apply for this Scholarship: New and Continuing Students Will Complete the University Scholarship Application at:

To Contribute to this Fund: Contact TAMUG’s Senior Director of Development Rick Kline at or 409-741-4030.