Texas Tech University

Scholarship Opportunities

Student Disability Services (SDS) Scholarships

Applications for the 2017-2018 school year Student Disability Services scholarships will be available from April 3, 2017 to May 15, 2017. 

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 a student(s) who have an implanted listening device or use an assistive listening device such as an FM system or hearing aids. The student(s) must also be able to communicate orally. 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 Memorial Scholarship is awarded annually to a TECHniques Center student(s). The purpose of this scholarship is to make the specialized support of the TECHnique Center available to a student(s) with a documented learning disability(s). Student must be accepted to and/or currently enrolled in the TECHniques Center.

Download Connally S. Wheat Memorial Scholarship application

Apply online for the Connally S. Wheat Memorial Scholarship

David R. and Brenda Hughes Nelson Scholarship

The David R. & Brenda Hughes Nelson Scholarship is awarded annually to a TECHniques Center student(s). The purpose of this scholarship is to finance the TECHniques Center for a qualified student(s). Financial need will be taken into consideration. Students must be accepted to and/or currently enrolled in the TECHniques Center program.

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 a student(s) with a documented learning disability with priority given to a student(s) with attention deficit disorder. 

Download Olive-Pfluger Scholarship application

Apply online for the Olive-Pfluger Scholarship

Solcher Family Scholarship

The Solcher Family Scholarship is awarded annually to a student(s) with a hearing impairment.

Download the 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. 

External Disability Scholarships*

General

Autism Spectrum Disorders & Asperger's

Hearing Impairment

Visual Impairments

Physical/Mobility Impairments

Medical Disability

Learning Disabilities

Mental Health

Scholarship Search Aggregators

*NOTE: Student Disability Services has no association to any of these external scholarships, but provides a list of resources as a starting point for students' search for additional scholarships or awards. Please let us know if any of the links are broken, because these outside organizations may change their webpages from year to year. If the link is broken, you can also search for their scholarships on your own using the keywords from the title.

Contact

Student Disability Services