Freshman Presidential Scholarship - Texas Tech University

Presidential Scholarships are awarded to entering first-time freshman who show exceptional academic ability through superior test scores and class ranking

Freshman Presidential Scholarship - Texas Tech University
Freshman Presidential Scholarship

Application Deadline:

  • **

Eligibility countries

  • International Students

To be taken at (country):

  • USA


  • Texas Tech University

Scholarship Description:

Annual award amounts pay one-half toward fall and one-half toward spring terms. If you are a non-resident awarded a Presidential Scholarship, you will also qualify to pay in-state tuition. All merit awards are guaranteed for students admitted by April 15th; admission after this date is limited only by availability of these scholarships.

Degree Level:

Freshman Presidential Scholarship - Texas Tech University is available to undertake Undergraduate level programs at Texas Tech University.

Available Subjects:

Following subject are available to study under this scholarship program

Eligible Nationalities:

International Students are eligible.

Scholarship Benefits:

Presidential Scholarship awardees qualify to pay in-state tuition.

  • Up to 57% tuition discount (2019 rate)
  • Up to $4,265 in Cash Award (2019 rate)

Eligibility Criteria:

If a student is eligible to receive one Presidential Scholarship from the TTU Presidential Scholarship program, the Presidential offer replaces any other Presidential scholarship offers. Presidential Merit Scholarships apply only to Texas Tech University programs of study. Texas Tech University scholarships do not transfer to Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC), Texas Tech Costa Rica, or Angelo State University. The opportunity to be considered for TTUHSC scholarships will be available when you apply for admission to a TTUHSC program of study.

In addition to test scores and class rank, to be eligible for the Presidential Scholarship, you must be an incoming freshman, first-year college student (college credits earned through dual-credit, CLEP, or AP do not disqualify you).

You must meet the following requirements throughout your TTU academic career:

  • Maintain cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) as outlined on the "Terms and Conditions" tab of MyTech (see below).
  • Maintain full time enrollment in a Texas Tech University academic program and accumulate at least 30 TTU hours per year (checked in May).
  • Keep addresses, including email address, current on MyTech.
  • Write a thank you letter to the scholarship donor when and as directed by the Texas Tech University Scholarship Office.
  • Attend required donor events.

* TTU Costa Rica Students are not eligible for scholarships

Visit the TTU Presidential Merit Scholarship page for more information.

Application Procedure:

Students are considered for general scholarships with their application for admission to Texas Tech University. To increase your chances of an academic award, please apply for admission as soon as possible. Use the ApplyTexas application or CommonApp for admission and scholarship consideration.

Application DeadlineOpen (All merit awards are guaranteed for students admitted by June 1)



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