Bernie and Michael Cook Presidential Scholarship in Business
Laura Cook established the Bernie and Michael Cook Presidential Scholarship in Business in memory of her husband, Bernie J. Cook and her son, Michael August Cook. Both Laura and Bernie were graduates of Lamar University. Laura taught school in the Beaumont Independent School District and Bernie worked in the accounting department of United Gas Pipeline before joining Lamar University as a property manager and inventory specialist, retiring in 1997 after a 28 year career. He also served as a director of the Lamar University Ex-Students Association. The scholarship is open to all class levels pursuing a degree in the College of Business. The recipient must be a full-time student and must maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA.
To be eligible for this scholarship, you must provide the document requested in the Special Information Question on the general application.