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2018 Terry Transfer Interviews

From June 26 to June 29, transfer students from Texas community colleges and universities will interview in Dallas and Houston for for 84 available scholarships. The Terry Foundation is pledging $1.5 Million to fund the new 2018 Terry Transfer awards. This is part of an overall commitment in excess of $29 million for the 2018-2019 […]

2018 Terry Traditional Interviews

2018 Interviews for the Terry Traditional Scholarship are underway. 510 high school seniors from across the state will interview for 238 available awards.

Terry Museum Day

On January 20, 2018, over 50 Terry Alumni brought their families to enjoy a day at the National Museum of the Pacific War in Fredericksburg, TX.

GIVING- A Terry Documentary

This year the Terry Foundation embarked on a documentary film project to capture the impact of the Terry legacy. We proudly showed our film, “Giving,” at all 13 of our fall banquets, and we are excited to share it with the rest of our Terry family and beyond.

Year of Service

The 2017 – 2018 School year marks the 30th Anniversary of the Terry Scholarship. We are celebrating this milestone with a year of service.

Terrys Chosen as Fish Camp Namesakes

The Terry Foundation is honored and excited to announce that Howard and Nancy Terry are namesakes for Fish Camp 2017 at Texas A&M University. The Terrys were nominated by Cheyenne Allgood (TAMU ’13), who serves as the Director of Operations. About Fish Camp Fish Camp welcomes the Freshman class to Texas A&M each year by […]

Mr. Terry’s 100th Birthday

By: Ed Cotham, Jr. November 27, 2016 was the 100th anniversary of Howard Terry’s birth. Although Mr. Terry did not live quite long enough to celebrate that anniversary he was well aware of the many changes that had taken place during his lifetime. After all, when he was born in the small town of Cameron in […]

The Terry Alumni Advisory Board

by Yvonne Moody, Foundation President and Executive Director One of the main selection criteria for the Terry scholarship is leadership, so it’s no surprise that we have an amazing group of alumni with a tremendous amount of leadership potential. Knowing that there were a number of willing, dedicated leaders just waiting for an opportunity to serve, […]

Terry Foundation Honored with the Lamar Medal

In January 2016, The Terry Foundation received the Mirabeau B Lamar Award for outstanding service to higher education in Texas.  The award is presented by the Council of Public University Presidents and Chancellors (CPUPC), the Independent Colleges and Universities of Texas (ICUT) and the Texas Association of Community Colleges (TACC). It has been given annually […]