Ima Jean Boenker Scholars Award (TR & GM)

Ima Jean Bloomer Boenker received her Bachelor of Science in Institutional Management in 1948 from TWU, then known as Texas State College for Women. She continued her education and obtained her Masters of Science in Food and Nutrition from TWU in 1966. Ms. Boenker, who passed away on December 29, 2006, was a longtime supporter of the University and had a long and distinguished career in the nutrition and dietetic profession. The Boenker Scholar Award is given to one new entering FTIC, Transfer and Graduate Nutrition student and is selected by the TWU Scholars Scholarship Committee and the Nutrition Departmental Scholarship Committee. This award is based on merit and promise in the Nutrition Department.