2020 Texas Tech University Scholarships

Texas Tech University net price is at $16,804.00 per year and will likely continue climbing like all colleges around the U.S. There are various ways to combat the steep rises in college tuition, and scholarships can be a key ingredient in reducing the overall cost of Texas Tech University. Texas Tech University awards an average of $22,500.00 to each student, which can help alleviate some of the financial burden. However, most families will need to find other sources of funding to bridge the remaining tuition gap. In addition to the annual tuition, Texas Tech University students can expect to pay $N/A in housing costs and $N/A in meal plan costs - if you chose to live in the surrounding area of Lubbock, then those costs could be even higher.

56% of full-time students receive local or institutional grants with an average award size of $6,632.00. Furthermore, 25% of students receive federal grants with an average amount of $4,621.00.

The numbers seem bleak and, truthfully, they are for most average American families. Luckily, the scholarships below are open to Texas Tech University students, with the goal of helping to afford a college education. Some scholarships may be specifically provided by Texas Tech University while others are open to Texas Tech University students, though not exclusive to Texas Tech University.

How much total award money and scholarships are available for Texas Tech University students?

There are 41 scholarships totaling $191,336.00 available to residents. You can easily browse through all 41 scholarships below.

What types of scholarships are available for Texas Tech University students?

Each scholarship below may have different requirements and guidelines. While some of the Texas Tech University scholarships can only be used for specific purposes, many of them can be used for all types of expenses including supplies, tuition, room and board and more. Furthermore, this list can include Texas Tech University study abroad scholarships, Texas Tech University transfer scholarships, and Texas Tech University merit scholarships.

Are these scholarships for Texas Tech University study abroad?

At least a few of these scholarships below can be put toward Texas Tech University study abroad. If the scholarship does not specify a specific purpose or use of funds, then it is most likely eligible. You can double-check with the scholarship provider to confirm.

What scholarships are available to Texas Tech University transfer students?

The ScholarshipPoints and Scholarship Owl scholarships, at least, are open to Texas Tech University transfer students and the funds can be put toward all types of expenses. Texas Tech University transfer students face the same financial pressures as normal students, and scholarships providers are well-aware of the need for Texas Tech University transfer scholarships.

Are these Texas Tech University scholarships limited by major?

You’ll need to check each scholarship’s own guidelines to determine if it is restricted to a specific major. However, most scholarships in this database are open to all students - some scholarships may only be open to certain students based on geographic criteria or areas of interest but they should be clearly marked. Whether you’re a nursing student, honors student, engineering major, or studying another discipline, chances are you’ll find at least 1 scholarship for you.

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The Senator Teel Bivins Scholarship

Sponsor by Amarillo Area Foundation (AAF), Inc. Location 801 South Fillmore, #700, Amarillo, TX

Applicant must be a graduating senior in a public or private school in Senate District 31 taking Advanced Placement/Honors curriculum. Leadership and community service must be demonstrated. Applicant must major in the field of education at any Texas college or university. Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA required.

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$1,000.00 February 15 Apply Now

Millhollon Educational Trust Loan

Sponsor by Millhollon Educational Trust Estate

Applicant must be a Texas resident attending a Texas school who is 25 years old or younger. Financial need must be demonstrated and interview is required.

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$30,000.00 July 1 (fall), January 2 (spring) Apply Now

Tuition Equalization Grant

Sponsor by Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board

Applicant must be a Texas resident enrolled at a Texas college or university with financial need.

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$4,966.00 February 15 Apply Now

License Plate Insignia Scholarship

Sponsor by Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board

Applicant must be a resident of Texas and be attending a school in Texas. Selection is based upon financial need.

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- May 15 Apply Now

The Heather Nicole Moseley Memorial Scholarship

Sponsor by Amarillo Area Foundation (AAF), Inc. Location 801 South Fillmore, #700, Amarillo, TX

Applicant must be a graduating or currently enrolled student from the 26 northernmost counties of the Texas Panhandle who will pursue a degree in occupational or physical therapy from Amarillo College, West Texas A&M University, Texas Tech University, or the University of Texas. Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA required.

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$500.00 February 15 Apply Now

St. David's Medical Center Healthcare Volunteers Scholarship

Sponsor by St. David's Medical Center Healthcare Volunteers Location 919 East 32nd Street, Austin, TX

Applicant must be pursuing a healthcare-related degree at a school in Texas.

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- February 15 Apply Now

St. David's Neal Kocurek Scholarship

Sponsor by St. David's Foundation Location 811 Barton Springs Road, Suite 600, Austin, TX

Applicant must be pursuing a career in a health care-related profession. Application form, essay, three official letters of recommendation, official scholastic transcript, first page of the Federal Income Tax Form, copy of Proof of United States Citizenship, and a recent photograph are required to be submitted.

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$6,000.00 March 12 Apply Now

Moody Scholar Program

Sponsor by Moody Foundation Location 2302 Postoffice, Galveston, TX

Applicant must have a minimum 88 average, be in the top quarter of their class, must attend college in the state of Texas and must demonstrate financial need. Applicant must be a graduate of a Galveston County high school.

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$2,000.00 December 5 Apply Now

Toward Excellence, Access, & Success (TEXAS) Grant

Sponsor by Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board

Applicant must be a Texas resident who has not been convicted of a felony or crime involving a controlled substance, has financial need, has an EFC less than or equal to 4000, and registers for the Selective Service or is exempt from this requirement. Applicant must enroll in a non-profit public...

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$2,640.00 May 15 Apply Now

Structural Engineering/Architecture Student Scholarship

Sponsor by Simpson Strong-Tie Location PO Box 10789, Pleasanton, CA

Applicant must be enrolled as a junior or senior in a full-time undergraduate program majoring in architecture or structural engineering at one the colleges found here: (http://www.strongtie.com/scholarships/SST-scholarship-program.pdf).

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$2,000.00 April 25 Apply Now

The Amarillo Garden Club Scholarship

Sponsor by Amarillo Area Foundation (AAF), Inc. Location 801 South Fillmore, #700, Amarillo, TX

Applicant must be a female student, residing in the 26 northernmost counties of the Texas Panhandle, who is a junior or senior attending Texas Tech University or West Texas A&M University with a major in horticulture. Minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA required.

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$500.00 February 15 Apply Now

Senator Grady and Andrine Hazlewood Scholarship

Sponsor by Amarillo Area Foundation (AAF), Inc. Location 801 South Fillmore, #700, Amarillo, TX

Applicant must be a graduating senior from a high school located in the 26 northernmost counties of the Texas Panhandle who exhibits financial need. Applicant must attend Amarillo College, Texas Tech University, or West Texas A&M University. Minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA required.

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$1,000.00 February 15 Apply Now

The Jake Jones Memorial Scholarship for the Learning Disabled

Sponsor by Amarillo Area Foundation (AAF), Inc. Location 801 South Fillmore, #700, Amarillo, TX

Applicant must be a learning disabled graduating senior from the 26 northernmost counties of the Texas Panhandle who exhibits integrity, ambition, moral character and a strong desire to achieve a higher level of education. Applicant may attend any Texas college/university.

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$500.00 February 15 Apply Now