With nearly 50% of gifts received by the Texas A&M Foundation directed toward student scholarship support, Texas A&M empowers students to receive a high-quality education while rooting themselves in the university’s traditions and core values. The donors of these scholarships create a remarkable legacy in their scholars’ lives, relieving much of the financial burden of their scholastic endeavors.
As an expression of gratitude, scholarship recipients write yearly thank-you notes to their donors. Through these letters, students convey their sincere gratitude while giving the donor a chance to learn more about their scholarship recipient, build a relationship with the scholar and understand the impact of their generosity. Read on to explore a few of these letters and get a glimpse of how scholarships are changing these students’ lives.