Texas Tech University

Nutritional Sciences

Graduate Scholarship Information

The Department of Nutritional Sciences (NS), in conjunction with the College of Human Sciences (COHS), offers a variety of graduate scholarships of different amounts. In order for a student to receive a scholarship from NS, it is the College of Human Sciences' requirement that the student completes a graduate scholarship application through the graduate school and provides additional documentation (see application check list).

How to Apply

For a graduate student, scholarship deadlines are below

Online application opens: November 15
Deadline for applications: January 15
Awards announced: March 15
Acceptance of award for student deadline: April 15 



Application Checklist

In addition to your application, you must have on file at TTU:

  • Official TTU Transcript*
  • Current graduate students should furnish cumulative GPA.

List of Graduate Scholarships

The TTU Graduate School provides a list of all of the graduate supported scholarships on their website. Please refer to: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/gradschool/financial/GeneralFellowships.php for more information.

Selection of Recipients

Once the General Scholarship Application is completed by the required deadline, the recipients are selected by the NS scholarship committee. While evaluation is based on the criteria set for the specific award, most awards subsume: scholarship, excellence, achievement in academic and non-academic areas, leadership, character, seriousness of purpose and/or need. Failure to provide promptly all information requested could result in disqualification of the application. Check your TTU email account for notification of scholarship awards.

For more detailed criteria for each of the above listed scholarships, contact NS at (806) 742-5720 or email the Business Manager, Jenna Seale at (jenna.seale@ttu.edu)

Nutritional Sciences