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Welcome to The Anson L. Clark Scholars Program

We understand the COVID-19 outbreak poses a cause for concern for international applicants who wish to participate in the June 2020 Clark Scholars Program. At this time, all applications including international applicants will be reviewed as normal. Once final selections are made in mid-April, the health situation will be reevaluated at that time. We will follow the direction of Texas Tech University leadership who are working closely with local health officials and continues to follow the guidance provided by the Centers for Disease Control.


The 2020 Clark Scholars application is now closed. Results will be announced via email in mid-April. 


The Anson L. Clark Scholar Program is an intensive seven week summer research program for highly qualified high school juniors and seniors.

  • The Program at Texas Tech University helps the Scholars to have a hands-on practical research experience with outstanding and experienced faculty.
  • The Scholars will receive a $750 tax-free stipend and room and board.
  • The Program includes fun activities, weekly seminars and field trips.
  • This Program provides opportunities for research in all academic areas in the university. (click on Research Areas for list of all research areas).
  • International Students are eligible/welcome to apply.
  • You must be 17 years of age by the program start date. NO EXCEPTIONS - Emails requesting exceptions will not be answered.
  • 2020 Program date is June 22 - August 6, 2020

Application Deadline: February 10, 2020 by 11:59 PM Central time

Application Details


Interview with Dean Michael San Francisco About the Application Process


  • Jan 16, 2019
    Texas Tech Dean Gives Insider Advice How To Get Accepted To The Competitive Clark Scholars Program
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