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Undergraduate Scholarships and Fellowships

There are several scholarships that you as an incoming or a current undergraduate student may apply for.  Some of these scholarships are strictly reserved for students majoring in economics, and some are available for all majors, including economics.  

Scholarships for Students Majoring in Economics Only

Every academic year, the Scholarship Committee in the Department awards the following scholarships to students majoring in economics.  Some of these scholarships are awarded on competitive basis, and some are awarded on competitive/need-based basis.  These scholarships were made possible by the generous donations by friends and alumni of the Department.  Combining the spring 2022 and the fall 2022/spring 2023 academic year, 38 undergraduate students majoring in economics will have benefited from these scholarships. Average award is $1,026 per student per year.  To qualify for these scholarships, students must complete ECO 2301, ECO 2302, ECO 3311, and ECO 3312.

  1. Dr. Rashid B. Al-Hmoud Scholarship in Economics

  2. Edna Maynard Gott Endowed Scholarship

  3. Dr. Ronald Gilbert Memorial Scholarship

  4. Lewis and Janie Hill Economics Endowed Scholarship

  5. Joseph E. King Scholarship in Economics/History

Scholarsips For All Students, Including Economics Majors

Texas Tech University is proud to offer a high quality education at an affordable cost. Merit and competitive-based scholarships are awarded to exceptional new and continuing students each year. The Office of Student Financial Aid & Scholarships also provides need-based financial assistance to qualified families. Texas Tech University support families in identifying all opportunities to take the pressure off the pocketbook. 

Scholarships for Incoming Freshmen: Click here

Scholarships for Incoming Transfers: Click here 

Scholarships for Current Students: Click here

Summer Scholarship Program: Click here