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Michelle Black/Connie Beaulieu Memorial Fund

In January 2009, Keith Black & Susan Collingsworth requested that the Dr. Michelle Black Memorial Scholarship be changed to the Dr. Michelle Black & Dr. Connie Beaulieu Memorial Scholarship.  This scholarship honors the memory of both OD's who were members of the Class of 1993.


  • This scholarship is to fund an incoming OPT I student in the College of Optometry.
  • Preference given to a female and from the Texas Panhandle.
  • Criteria based on leadership qualities, dedication to peers and the profession, maintain a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • A 500 word essay and nomination by a UHCO faculty member are required in addition to standard UHCO eligibility requirements.
  • Recipient must be in good academic standing and meet UHCO eligibility requirements. 
  • Selection is made by the College of Optometry Scholarship Committee.


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