Charles Forque Instrumental Scholarship

The Charles Forque Instrumental Scholarship was established by Henry J. and Juanita B. Akagi of Rusk, Texas and Charles E. and Ednajo M. Forque of McKinney, Texas with proceeds from the sale of timber and surface of 227 acres land donated to Sam Houston State University. Charles E. Forque received his Bachelor of Arts in music in 1952 from Sam Houston and returned to complete his Master of Art in music in 1970. Ednajo McKinnon Forque received her Associate of Art degree in history in 1956. Juanita McKinnon Akagi and Ednajo McKinnon Forque are sisters.