Family and Consumer Sciences Education
Undergraduate Scholarship Information
The Family and Consumer Sciences Education department, in conjunction with the College of Human Sciences, offers a variety of undergraduate scholarships of different amounts. In order for a student to receive a scholarship from FCSE, it is the College of Human Sciences requirement that the student completes an undergraduate scholarship application via the university's scholarship websites and provides additional documentation (see application check list).
- Undergraduate Application Form: http://www.scholarships.ttu.edu/
For undergraduate applicants, you will be prompted to different options, click on the appropriate application:
- Entering Freshman Scholarship Application
- Transfer Student Scholarship Application
- International Students
- Current Student Scholarship Application
You will also see a heading entitled, "Other Scholarships" where students can apply for private or third party scholarships, special scholarships, merit based scholarships, college and departmental scholarships.
- Applications are due every year on February 1 for the following academic year.
- General University scholarships are awarded by the Financial Aid Office. Need based awarding begins in early March. It is best for students to submit their FAFSA or renewal FAFSA as soon as they have their family's tax information.
In addition to your application, you must have on file at TTU:
- Official Transcript(s).
- Scores on the A.C.T. or S.A.T. (prospective freshmen). Other applicants should furnish cumulative GPA.
Once the General Scholarship Application is completed by the required deadline, the recipients are selected by the FCSE Department scholarship committee. While evaluation is based on the criteria set for the specific award, most awards subsume: scholarship, excellence, achievement in academic and non-academic areas, leadership, character, seriousness of purpose and/or need. Failure to provide promptly all information requested could result in disqualification of the application. Check your TTU email account for notification of scholarship awards.
For more detailed criteria for each of the above listed scholarships, contact the FCSE Department at (806) 742-3031 or email Marsha Thompson at (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Incoming freshmen who meet the merit requirements outlined in this flier and apply to Texas Tech University (TTU) by April 15 are guaranteed to receive a scholarship within the College of Human Sciences. Scholarships will be awarded past April 15 as available; contact Denise Sanchez for further details. We recommend entering freshmen complete the university application online at http://scholarships.ttu.edu to be considered for additional university, college, and department scholarships by February 1; transfer students are encouraged to apply before March 1.
For more information, please view our flier.