Est. in 2011 by James Smith, Leslie Lanier, Mark Lanier family and other various donors. This scholarship is to fund an incoming OPT I student in the College of Optometry and is renewable for up to 8 semesters; recipient must maintain a 3.3 GPA and OAT score of 330.
Recipient must be in good academic standing and meet UHCO eligibility requirements. Selection is made by the College of Optometry Scholarship Committee.