Established in memory of Tom Joslin, one of the first faculty members of the Emergency Administration and Planning program at the University of North Texas, this scholarship is open to students who are at least a sophomore at the time the award is made, who are enrolled fulltime in the college of Public Affairs and Community Service with a 3.0 GPA or above and who are committed to a career in emergency management. Applicants should demonstrate leadership qualities and involvement in community service activities. The completion of an essay as well as two letters of reference from sources outside of the EADP program are required as part of the application.
Scholarships are awarded each year in the amount of $1,000 payable in two installments ($500 in the fall and spring semesters).
*All eligible students must maintain full time enrollment as established by the University, unless the student is nearing completion of their degree program and does not need full time enrollment.