Established September 13, 2005 by Dr. David Perrigin to provide scholarship funding at the College of Optometry. This scholarship is to fund an incoming OPT I student in the College of Optometry. Criteria requires GPA of 3.4 both incoming and sustaining each year. This award is renewable if criteria are met each year.
Recipient must be in good academic standing and meet UHCO eligibility requirements. Selection is made by the College of Optometry Scholarship Committee.