The Office of Prestigious External Student Scholarships strives to cultivate intellectual and personal growth experiences for exceptional Texas Tech University students applying for nationally competitive external awards. We focus heavily on the recruitment, application, and endorsement process while guiding students as they navigate their intellectual interests and discern their future academic and career aspirations. In collaboration with Texas Tech faculty and staff, we work with qualified students to enhance their writing and interviewing skills in order to produce the most competitive award applications possible. Through ongoing efforts, we aspire to recognize and celebrate excellence among the Texas Tech University student body.
Working with All Students Across Campus
Our doors are open to all students who are interested in external merit-based scholarships. We work with students at all levels and in all fields. Texas Tech students are excellent candidates for these awards and we want to discuss your options with you!
Prestigious External Awards Deadlines
|Scholarship||TTU Deadline||External Deadline**|
|Goldwater||Oct 1, 2019||Jan 31, 2020|
|Truman||Oct 1, 2019||Feb 4, 2020|
|Boren||Oct 1, 2019||Feb 2020|
|Udall||Oct 1, 2019||Mar 5, 2020|
|Fulbright||Apr 1, 2020||Oct 13, 2020|
|Mitchell||Aug 3, 2020||Sep 25, 2020|
|Marshall||Aug 3, 2020||Sep 25, 2020|
|Rhodes||Aug 3, 2020||Oct 7, 2020|
|Knight-Hennessy||Aug 3, 2020||Oct 14, 2020|
|Gates-Cambridge||Aug 3, 2020||Oct 9, 2020|
**Awards require official endorsement from TTU, and applicants must follow internal
process. Click on scholarship name for additional details.
Director of Prestigious External Student Awards
McClellan Hall 107
Lubbock, TX 79409
Phone: (806) 834-5296