The Department of Plant and Soil Science annually awards over $30,000 of scholarship support to undergraduate students majoring in Horticulture and Turfgrass Science and Environmental Crop and Soil Sciences, and another $30,000 in scholarship support to graduate students pursuing an M.S. or Ph.D.
These scholarships are in addition to any other external Texas Tech University or College scholarship support.Students are awarded on a wide variety of criteria including academic performance, financial need, student involvement and special recognition.
Students are categorized in one of four categories for the scholarship applications; Entering Freshman, Transfer Student, Current Student and Graduate Student.
You can find detailed information, the different types of scholarships and frequently asked questions on the general Texas Tech Scholarship Application page www.scholarships.ttu.edu
|Entering Freshman||February 1st|
|Current Students:||February 1st|
|Transfer Students:||Spring: March 1st / Fall: November 15th|
How to Apply - www.scholarships.ttu.edu/howtoapply.aspx
NOTE: If you are interested in applying for a College or Departmental scholarship, the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources and the Plant and Soil Science Department use the entering freshman, entering transfer, or current student scholarship applications provided by Texas Tech University.
Available at www.applytexas.org , for students entering Texas Tech University with no other college credit or directly out of high school. Complete the admissions application and click the “apply for scholarships” button within the ApplyTexas admissions application. For complete instructions on how to apply, visit http://www.scholarships.ttu.edu/ScholarshipDocs/apply texas instructions.pdf
Entering Transfer Students
Available at www.applytexas.org , for students entering Texas Tech University from another college (either a four year university or a community college). Complete your admissions application and click the “apply for scholarships” button within the ApplyTexas admissions application. For complete instructions on how to apply, visit http://www.scholarships.ttu.edu/ScholarshipDocs/apply texas instructions.pdf
The Current Student Scholarship Application for 2010-2011 will be available on http://www.scholarships.ttu.edu/Howtoapply.aspx in mid-October 2009, please check back for details. This is an internal scholarship application through Texas Tech that you fill out once a year. You do not go to the ApplyTexas website to fill this out.
Scholarships for graduate students are awarded through the Graduate School and the individual student’s department. http://www.depts.ttu.edu/gradschool/scholarships Please note, deadlines for these scholarships are all different!
If you are interested in a Plant and Soil Science departmental scholarships click here for the application. The deadline is February 1st, 2013.
As a graduate student you also have the option to apply for external scholarships that are administered outside of Texas Tech University http://www.depts.ttu.edu/gradschool/scholarships/Fellowships.php Please note, deadlines for these scholarships are all different!
|PSS Scholarship Donors|
|A. W. Young Endowed Scholarship|
|A.W. Young Grad Student Endowed Support Scholarship|
|Donald Ashdown Endowed Scholarship|
|Don Ator Memorial Endowed Scholarship|
|Cecil I Ayers Endowed Scholarship|
Cecil and Elizabeth Brashear Endowed Scholarship
|Clyde Brian and Virginia Butler Endowed Scholarship|
|Leland Chandler Endowed Scholarship|
|Leland Chandler Endowed Scholarship|
|Delta and Pine Land Scholarship Endowment|
|Harold Mary Dregne Graduate Program Endowed Scholarship|
|George Fugitt TX Turfgrass Endowed Scholarship|
|J. Owen and F. Gilbreath Endowed Scholarship|
|Jack R. Gipson Memorial Endowed Scholarship|
|Frederick and Mary Gohlke Endowed Scholarship|
|Delbert and Patricia Hess Endowed Scholarship|
|Wilson and Ann Holden Endowed Scholarship|
|Ivey Memorial Scholarship|
|Koepp Endowed Graduate Fellowship|
|David Koeppe Memorial Endowed Scholarship|
|Robert L Leach Memorial Endowed Scholarship|
|Aubrey E. and Doris Pilgrim Endowed Scholarship|
|Plant and Soil Science Scholarship Fund|
|Robert R. Reed T. V. Munson Endowed Scholarship|
|Benny J. Simpson Memorial Endowed Scholarship|
|Harmon Staus Memorial Endowed Scholarship|
|Dale and Cheryl Swinburn Endowed Scholarship|
|Howard Taylor Memorial Endowed Scholarship|
|George and J. Tereshkovich Endowed Scholarship|
|Triumph Seed Company Graduate Endowed Fellowship|
|Texas Tech Entomology Endowed Scholarship|
|Texas Association of Agri Consultants Endowed Scholarship|
|Tx Seed TRD Cottonseed Endowed Scholarship|
|Greg H. Westmoreland Endowed Scholarship|
|George and Malcolm Young Endowed Scholarship|
|Dr. Edward Zukauckas Scholarship|