Texas Tech University

Scholarship Opportunities

Student Disability Services (SDS) Scholarships

The deadline has been extended for applications for Student Disability Services scholarships for the 2016-2017 school year! Applications are now due by Friday, May 6th at 5:00 pm.

NOTE: Printed copies of each application are also available in the Student Disability Services office at 335 West Hall. 

Clyde and Ouida Black Scholarship

The Clyde and Ouida Black Scholarship is awarded to students who must have an implanted listening device or use an assistive listening device such as an FM system or hearing aids. The student must also be able to communicate orally. The selected students must show financial need by applying for financial aid at Texas Tech. Priority will be given to incoming freshman or transfer students.

Download Clyde and Ouida Black Scholarship application

Apply online for the Clyde and Ouida Black Scholarship

Connally S. Wheat Scholarship

The Connally S. Wheat Student Scholarship is awarded annually to a TECHniques Center student(s) in order to make the specialized support of the TECHniques Center available to all students with documented learning disabilities and/or attention deficit disorder, regardless of their financial situation.

Download Connally S. Wheat Scholarship application

Apply online for the Connally S. Wheat Scholarship

David R. and Brenda Hughes Nelson Scholarship

The David R. and Brenda Hughes Nelson Student Scholarship is awarded annually to one TECHniques Center student in order to make the specialized support of the TECHniques Center available to all students with documented learning disabilities and/or attention deficit disorder, regardless of their financial situation.

Download David R. and Brenda Hughes Nelson Scholarship application

Apply online for the David R. & Brenda Hughes Nelson Scholarship

Olive-Pfluger Scholarship

The Olive-Pfluger Scholarship is awarded annually to students with documented learning disabilities or attention deficit disorders. 

Download Olive-Pfluger Scholarship application

Apply online for the Olive-Pfluger Scholarship

Solcher Family Scholarship

The Solcher Family Scholarship is awarded annually to one student with a hearing impairment.

Download Solcher Family Scholarship application

Apply online for the Solcher Family Scholarship

Letters of Recommendation

 If you are writing a letter of recommendation for a student who is applying for a scholarship, you have three convenient options for completing the Recommendation Form:

  1. Complete the printed form that the student gives you.
  2. Download and print the scholarship application that corresponds to the specific scholarship for which the student is applying. Links to PDFs of each scholarship application are available on this webpage. 
  3. Complete the online recommendation form and print the results. 

Outside Disability Scholarships

General

Autism Spectrum Disorders & Asperger's

Hearing Impairment

Visual Impairments

Physical/Mobility Impairments

Health Impairments

Learning Disabilities

Mental Health

Contact

Student Disability Services