Texas Tech University


There is only one application for all student initiated Graduate School Scholarships and Fellowships. Deadlines are in the spring of each year for awards for the upcoming fall and spring semesters.


Online application opens November 15
Deadline for applications will be January 15
Awards announced by March 15
Acceptance of award from student deadline is April 1

  • Majority of awards range from $3,000–$5,000 per year
  • Applicants do not have to be officially admitted to a TTU graduate program when applying for our scholarships. Additionally, applying to the Graduate School does not automatically qualify applicants for our scholarships - they need to fill out the online application.
  • By submitting the Graduate School Fellowship Application, your application will also be considered for the following TTU college and department graduate scholarships and fellowships that they disburse: Education, Engineering, Human Sciences, Media and Communication, Visual and Performing Arts and other departmental graduate scholarships (including, but not limited to): Classical and Modern Languages and Literature, Economics, English, Environmental Toxicology, Health Exercise and Sports Science, Physics, and Public Administration
  • Please note: All students receiving fellowship support from the graduate school will be required to a) submit one (1) application or external fellowship/grant support and b) attend three (3) Graduate School-sanctioned professional/career development activities each year they receive support.