Texas Tech University

Recruitment Opportunities


Distinguished Graduate Student Assistantship

Distinguished Graduate Student Assistantships (DGSA) are offered by Texas Tech University to attract high-quality applicants into our doctoral programs. Awards will be $25,000/year plus tuition and fees for up 4 years, contingent upon satisfactory academic progress. Students DO NOT apply for these awards; they are made through a department/program nomination process to the Graduate School.

Timetable: Awards expected to be announced late January/early February 2020.

Recruitment Fellowships

These awards provide supplements to department stipends in order to make competitive offers to top applicants. Typically, the fellowships are $4,000/yr for four years for Ph.D. students and $4,000/yr for two years for master's students. Students DO NOT apply for these fellowships.

Timetable: These are awarded on a rolling basis in conjunction with admission.

To view 2018-2019 recipients, click here.

Office of Graduate & Postdoctoral Fellowships

Administration Building 328
P.O. Box 41030
Lubbock, TX 79409-1030
Phone 806.742.2787

More Information

To find out more information about Graduate School scholarships and fellowships, email gradfellowships@ttu.edu