The University of Texas of the Permian Basin received a special gift from the Mexican American Scholarship Committee on September 11.
The committee gifted $40,000 to the university, which will allow 25 Permian Basin students to attend the school.
MASC has been providing the Hispanic community of the Basin the opportunity for higher learning since 1972. Scholarships have been handed out every spring and fall since the fall of 1973 when UTPB first opened.
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