Hunter Holland Scholarship

The History Department at McMurry University is pleased to announce the prestigious new Hunter Holland Scholarship.  Available to incoming history majors, this special award is valued at around $2000 per year and may be combined with various other University scholarships, recognizing some of the brightest freshmen each year.  In addition, all candidates qualifying for the Hunter Holland Scholarship will also apply for admission in the McMurry University Honors Program.

Candidates who meet the following criteria will receive consideration:

Apply, and be accepted for, general admission to McMurry University;
Earn an ACT score of 27 or SAT score of 1220 (critical reasoning and mathematics) or be ranked in to top 5% of one’s graduating class;
Submit a letter of interest in the Hunter Holland Scholarship by February 1.  For more information, contact Dr. Donald S. Frazier, or call (325) 793-3861;
Submit an application and participate in the interview process for the McMurry University Honors Program; the deadline for application for McMurry Honors is February 1 of the senior year.  For more information, visit or contact Dr. Philip LeMasters, Director of the Honors Program, at or (325) 793-3898.

Finalists will receive invitations to the McMurry University campus to meet with the History Department’s award-winning faculty and participate in the life and adventures of a History major for a day.

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