Purpose: Established by the Coastal Bend Community Foundation to honor the service of the Foundation’s second president, Traylor Dixon Sells, Jr., who was president of the Foundation from 1988–2002. Mr. Sells served as the coordinator of internship programs for the College of Business at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi from 1989 to 2004. Prior to that, Mr. Sells was President and CEO of Parkdale Bank of Corpus Christi, served as director for numerous non-profit organizations and is a past president of Corpus Christi Chamber of Commerce.
Amount: $2,000/one available
Eligibility: Applicants must:

  • be a student in the Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi College of Business Graduate Program;
  • maintain a minimum of six credits per semester, and;
  • maintain a 3.0 GPA.
Deadline: July 21
Application: Application forms may be downloaded from this website or obtained from the College of Business Graduate Program at Texas A&M University–Corpus Christi.

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