East Texas Historical Association- McDonald Scholarship

General Information:

The purpose of this scholarship is to honor the distinguished career of Dr. Archie P. McDonald by providing a financial award to worthy students who are history majors, with preference to those specializing in Texas history, especially East Texas history.


Application Process:

Major: History

Level:  Undergraduate and graduate students, attending full time as defined by the university.

            Exceptions can be made for last semester seniors who need fewer hours to complete

            requirements for graduation.

Schools:  All universities and colleges located in East Texas, defined as those schools east of

            IH 35 and extending southeasterly from Dallas to Houston (Also including Galveston).

GPA:   3.0 overall and 3.2 in History

Other:  Preference may be given to students in Texas history, especially East Texas history.

            Need may be considered, if all things are equal between candidates.


July 1, 2015


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