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Mission Statement

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!



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Prestigious External Awards Deadlines

Scholarship TTU Deadline External Deadline**
Marshall* Aug 20, 2022 Sep 20, 2022
Mitchell* Aug 30, 2022 Sep 30, 2022
Rhodes* Sep 1, 2022 Oct 3, 2022
Fulbright* Sep 1, 2022 Oct 11, 2022
Knight-Hennessy Sep 1, 2022 Oct 12, 2022
Gates-Cambridge Sep 1, 2022 Oct 12, 2022
Goldwater* Contact us Jan 27, 2023
Truman* Contact us Feb 7, 2023
Boren Contact us Jan 2023
Udall* Nov 22, 2022 Mar 2023

*Awards require official endorsement from TTU, and applicants must follow internal application
process. Click on scholarship name for additional details or contact us.

Contact Us

Wendoli Flores
Director of Prestigious External Student Awards

McClellan Hall 107
Box 41017
Lubbock, TX 79409

Email: pesa@ttu.edu
Phone: (806) 834-5296