Scholars must be sophomores, juniors, or first semester seniors in good disciplinary standing with Texas A&M University in one of the following majors in the Department of Entomology: ENTO, FIVL, or FIVS. Scholars must have a minimum cumulative GPR of 2.75 at the time of application and must maintain a 2.75 GPR on 12 or more hours each semester they are selected to serve (excluding summer).
Scholars will be selected based on both written applications and personal interviews. Prospective Scholars will be selected based on academic success, leadership skills, personality characteristics, and commitment to service. Applications are due in the spring every year and students are expected to fulfill their obligations over the consecutive summer, fall and spring semesters; participating in New Student/Transfer Conferences, Aggieland Saturday, Parents Weekend, Judging Clinics, as well as a multitude of outreach events.