faculty in the HSU Department of Counseling and Human Development from 1983 to 1999.
Gladys Rhodes Huddleston Endowed Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 1992 to honor the memory of Mrs. Huddleston. She was a
graduate of HSU with BA in 1932 and MEd in 1952. She devoted her life to education, having
spent her career as a school teacher and her retirement as a tutor, substitute teacher, and adult
education teacher. Recipients of this scholarship shall be graduate students in the Irvin School of
Education with preference given to current teachers. Recipients of this need-based scholarship will
be selected by the dean of the Irvin School of Education.
Ingerson Memorial Graduate Fellowship/Scholarship
This fellowship was established in 1994 by a bequest from the will of Dr. Earl Ingerson. An HSU
1928 summa cum laude chemistry graduate, Dr. Ingerson received an MA in geology from HSU
in 1931, a PhD in geology from Yale University, and did post-doctoral work in structural petrology
in Innsbruck, Austria. Dr. Ingerson served on the staff of the Carnegie Institution Geophysical
Laboratory in Washington, DC, was chief of the geochemical and petrology branch of the U. S.
Geological Survey, professor of geology at the University of Texas at Austin, and associate dean
of the Graduate School from 1961–1964. In addition to his distinguished international career in
geology and geochemistry, Dr. Ingerson coached the HSU tennis team to the Texas championship
in 1926. Recipients will be in the environmental management program, selected by program
faculty and program director.
Dr. Clyde T. Jetton Endowed Memorial Scholarship
The Clyde T. Jetton Endowed Scholarship was established by his son, Ronald Clyde Jetton, in
1987. Dr. Jetton was graduate dean and a member of the HSU faculty for 29 years. The income
from this endowment is to be awarded annually to a deserving graduate student in psychology who
shows evidence of financial need and has at least a 3.0 grade point average. The award will be
made by the Financial Aid Office upon recommendation by the dean of graduate studies.
Dr. Bertie Kingore Gifted and Talented Scholarship
This scholarship was established by the Irvin School of Education in 1991. The recipient will be
selected from among those students working toward the gifted and talented endorsement. Selection
will be made by the director of the gifted program in consultation with the dean of the Irvin School
Susan Kay Livingston Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 1996 by Mr. and Mrs. D. V. Livingston of DeLeon, Texas, in
honor of their daughter. Recipients shall be physical therapy majors who must maintain a minimum
2.5 GPA. Recipients shall be chosen by the head of the HSU Physical Therapy Department.
Dr. Lois E. Martin Endowed Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Jois Elizabeth Ross and Kenneth Gebhard Martin, children of
Dr. Lois E. Martin, with initial funds coming from the prestigious Minnie Stevens Piper Award
for distinguished educators and the Hugh Roy Cullen Award for excellence in teaching, honors
which Dr. Martin earned in 1980. Joining the faculty of Hardin-Simmons University in 1964, Dr.
Martin founded the program in counseling and human development and served as department head
until her death in 1980.
The scholarship is awarded annually to a student who is majoring in counseling and human
development. Selection will be made by the chairman of the HSU Department of Counseling and
Human Development on the basis of dedication to the counseling profession. Special consideration
will be given to previous recipients of this scholarship.