January 6, 2020

Sara Walsh, the Hills’ youngest daughter, said her father wanted to afford more students with the opportunity to attend college. “He was able to attend Texas A&M and enjoy his time at the university, and I know he wanted to grant that financial freedom to as many people as he could,” she explained. The gift to Mays Business School will provide that opportunity by allocating unrestricted funds for the purpose of awarding Foundation Excellence Award scholarships to both undergraduate and graduate students from underrepresented groups, including minorities and those from economically or educationally disadvantaged backgrounds.