The Whitacre College of Engineering offers a number of externally funded scholarships.
Once a student applies, he/she is matched to the scholarship for which he/she qualifies. The general scholarship application covers all scholarships — students do not apply for individual scholarships.
College scholarships are awarded for one year only and students must reapply each year.
Scholarships are awarded by the following criteria
In support of the FIRST® mission, the Whitacre College of Engineering is pleased to offer three scholarships each in the amount of $2,000, for high school seniors who have participated in FIRST® Robotics Competition (FRC®) team or a FIRST® Tech Challenge (FTC®) team. The scholarship is renewable up to a total of $8,000 over four years upon meeting requirements of the scholarship. Recipients must be enrolled full-time in the Whitacre College of Engineering and maintain a 3.25 GPA.
For more information on this scholarship, download this FIRST® Scholarship information fact sheet.
For more information on scholarships, contact:
Assistant Director – Engineering Opportunities Center
Edward E. Whitacre Jr. College of Engineering
Box 43103, Engineering Suite 100
Lubbock, TX 79409-3103