Scholarship Information

Gifts for Success       

A great number of local and regional health care organizations, health care professionals and genuinely caring citizens have established scholarship gifts that support Lamar students seeking to attain careers in dentistry, medicine, pharmacy and the allied health science. Their ongoing generosity has transformed the lives of many past and present pre-professional students while likewise enhancing the quality of healthcare in Southeast Texas and beyond. In this tradition, scholarship recipients are expected to be exemplary students and exemplary citizens who give of their time and talents to benefit others.



Click on the links below for specific scholarship criteria.

  • The Orange Memorial Hospital Corporation Scholarship
  • Mrs. Gilbert T. Adams, Sr. Memorial Scholarship
  • Jack Gill Presidential Scholarship
  • Dr. Philip B. Greenberg Memorial Scholarship
  • Vicki Guarnere Handel Scholarship
  • Hays Family Presidential Scholarship
  • Elaine Tatom and Hunter W. “Ticket” Henry Scholarship
  • Dr. and Mrs. Edward J. and Patricia B. Hurwitz Presidential Scholarship
  • Jefferson County Medical Society Alliance Scholarship
  • Mamie McFaddin Ward Scholarship
  • Dr. Floyd and Marie McSpadden, Sr. Memorial Scholarship
  • Rabbi Newton J. Friedman Memorial Scholarship
  • Thomas H. Odiorne Presidential Scholarship
  • Dr. Jack Orrick Scholarship
  • Dr. Harry Starr Medical Scholarship Fund
  • Dr. Harry Starr Medical Scholarship
  • Martha and Haldane Vinson Memorial Scholarship
  • F. David Winter, Jr. M.D., Presidential Scholarship
  • Dr. Tighe A. Huber Presidential Scholarship in Premedical Studies
  • Eleanor and Douglas Thompson Scholarship in Healthcare
  • Jefferson County Medical Society Memorial Merit Scholarship in Pre-Med or Health Sciences
  • Shanna B. and Robert L. Alspaugh Regents Scholarship for Pre-veterinary Studies
  • Southeast Texas Medical Association Foundation Regents Scholarship in Nursing and Premedical Studies (SETMA)
  • Cynthia Kay Womack Bayliss Memorial Scholarship