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Undergraduate Scholarships

College of Human Sciences scholarships support your academic success.

College of Human Sciences scholarships support our mission of empowering individuals and promoting education, research, and service.

Funded by alumni, community partners, philanthropists, and other benefactors, our scholarships promote the creation of a supportive, passionate educational community. A scholarship can help you fund your education. It also is a benefit that you can pay forward, by using your education to help others.

College of Human Sciences Scholarship Programs

Learn more about how you can apply for a College of Human Sciences scholarship:

College Of Human Sciences Guaranteed Scholarships

High-achieving first-year students and first-time transfer students are encouraged to apply for Guaranteed Scholarships from the College of Human Sciences. Incoming first-year students and first-time transfer students who meet the college merit requirements and apply to TTU by December 1 for freshmen and for transfer students are guaranteed to receive a scholarship.

Guaranteed Scholarships for First-Year Students
Guaranteed Scholarships for First-time Transfer Students

Departmental Scholarships

Each academic department within the College of Human Sciences offers scholarship opportunities related to specific majors. Contact the department for more information.

Community, Family, and Addiction Sciences
Department of Design
Family and Consumer Sciences Education
Hospitality and Retail Management
Human Development and Family Sciences
Nutritional Sciences
Personal Financial Planning

Terry Foundation Scholarships

The Terry Foundation provides scholarships to outstanding Texas High school graduates for attendance at public colleges and universities within the state. Established in 1986 by Houston philanthropists Howard & Nancy Terry, the Foundation has assisted hundreds of Terry Scholars in meeting the Founders' goal of helping young people to help themselves.

Learn how to apply for Terry Foundation Scholarships.

Texas Tech University Scholarship Programs

In addition to scholarships provided by the College of Human Sciences, you can apply for scholarships that are available to Texas Tech University students in all 13 colleges.

Texas Tech rewards high-achieving students with merit-based scholarships and provides need-based financial assistance to qualified families. You may also qualify for an athletic, band, choral, or fine arts scholarship.

In addition, the university Scholarship Office can help you find federal and state scholarships and grants. Learn more about Texas Tech's university-wide scholarship opportunities.

External Scholarships

Texas Tech has created an external scholarship search tool to aid students in search of scholarships that are developed and funded by private organizations and are available to the general public.

External Scholarship Search Tool

Financial Aid

TTU Student Financial Aid can help with a variety of financial assistance options.

Learn more about Financial Aid.