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**|
|Marshall*||Aug 20, 2023||Sep 2023|
|Mitchell*||Aug 20, 2023||Sep 28, 2023|
|Rhodes*||Sep 1, 2023||Oct 4, 2023|
|Fulbright*||Sep 1, 2023||Oct 10, 2023|
|Knight-Hennessy||Sep 1, 2023||Oct 2023|
|Gates-Cambridge||Sep 1, 2023||Oct 2023|
|Goldwater*||Contact us||Jan 25, 2024|
|Truman*||Contact us||Feb 2024|
|Boren||Contact us||Jan 2024|
|Udall*||Nov 1, 2023||Mar 2024|
*Awards require official endorsement from TTU, and applicants must follow internal
process. Click on scholarship name for additional details or contact us.
Director of Prestigious External Student Awards
McClellan Hall 107
Lubbock, TX 79409
Phone: (806) 834-5296
Prestigious External Student Awards
AddressPrestigious External Student Awards, Box 41017, Lubbock, TX 79409-1017