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Stripes Scholarship Fund Awards Go to 101 TAMUCC Students

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CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) -

101 students attending Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi will be receiving $1,000 for their education from the Stripes College Scholarship Fund.

The money will help students during the 2014-15 academic year. The chosen recipients are Coastal Bend residents who are taking at least 12 semester hours and are maintaining a minimum 2.5 grade point average.

TAMUCC is one of 18 colleges and universities throughout the state that are receiving the financial boost. The Stripes Scholarship Fund raised $545,000 from all their stores operating in Texas, New Mexico and Oklahoma.

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