Texas A&M University-Texarkana has announced scholarship recipients for the 2015-2016 term. Its scholarships are designed to encourage, support, and reward outstanding students, and are academically competitive scholarships based on merit.

“The academic accomplishments and hard work that these students exhibited underscore the core values of the university and we look forward to seeing what these students bring to our campus next year,” said Toney Favors, Director of Admissions for A&M-Texarkana.

Many students from Texarkana and the surrounding areas are the recipients of these competitive scholarships:

The Texas A&M University-Texarkana scholarship recipients for this area include:

• Jonathan Asher, Presidential Scholarship, Texas High School

• Daniel Berry, Eagle Elite Scholarship, Liberty Eylau High School

• Lauren Gibbert, Eichler Memorial Scholarship, Texas High School

• Allison Hall, Eagle Elite Scholarship, Texarkana, Arkansas High School

• August Hays, Valedictorian/Salutatorian Scholarship, Bloomburg High School

• Megan Kirkland, Valedictorian/Salutatorian Scholarship, Linden Kildare High School

• Megan Marshall, Presidential Scholarship, Logos School

• Kayla Mckee, Eagle Elite Scholarship, Redwater High School

• Danielle Moore, Presidential Scholarship, Texarkana, Arkansas High School

• Ashley Nolen, Eagle Elite Scholarship, Queen City High School

• Eddie Oviedo, Eagle Elite Scholarship, Liberty Eylau High School

• Haley Rogers, Eagle Elite Scholarship, Texas High School

• Caitlyn Smith, Eagle Elite Scholarship, Trinity Christian School

• Caitlin Walsh, Eichler Memorial Scholarship, Texas High School

• Alexis Watkins, Eagle Elite Scholarship, Texas High School

• Derrin Wright, Presidential Scholarship, Queen City High School