The Nasra Farhataziz Endowed Scholarship | College of Science

The Nasra Farhataziz Endowed Scholarship

Nasra Farhataziz, previously from Pakistan, moved to Denton with her husband, Dr. Farhataziz, in 1977 where she lived for almost 40 years.

Dr. and Mrs. Farhataziz raised 3 children in Denton - Shaneela, Nabeel, and Ebram. Her 5 grandchildren (Naser, Nadia, Naila, Amira and Asher) were her pride and joy.

She was very kind and helpful to so many, made many sacrifices for others, and stressed taking care of her entire family. She was the glue of her family and will be sorely missed.

This endowed scholarship in her name is designated for the College of Science to recognize her Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry and Master's Degree in Biochemistry from Panjab University in Lahore, Pakistan and was funded to continue her spirit of helping others.


To be considered for the Nasra Farhataziz Endowed Scholarship, an applicant must possess the following characteristics:

  1. Meet the minimum entrance and continuing academic performance standards of the College of Science in effect at the time of any award.
  2. Maintain at full-time enrollment as established by the University, unless the student is nearing completion of his or her degree program and does not need full-time enrollment.
  3. Enroll as a full-time student in any degree-granting major within the UNT College of Science.

Any questions can be sent to AmyMarie.Baker@unt.edu.


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