Engineering Scholarship Program ( *** FUNDING DISCONTINUED *** last updated May 2012)

Program Purpose


WARNING: Due to legislative budget cuts, funding for the Engineering Scholarship Program will be discontinued beginning with the fall 2011 semester.

The 80th Texas legislature established the Engineering Scholarship Program to provide scholarships to students who are pursuing an undergraduate degree in engineering at a participating public and private four-year institution of higher education in Texas.

Eligibility Requirements


FYI: This scholarship is not based on financial need and funds are limited. Each institution may set its own priorities in making awards. Check with your institution to find out these requirements.

Award Amount


Scholarship recipients may receive up to $5000* per academic year. Depending on funding, previous recipients may be eligible to compete for awards in subsequent periods of enrollment, but are not guaranteed renewal awards through the program.


*Maximum award amount is dependent upon the availability of program funding and subject to change.

Application Process


To apply for the engineering scholarship program, contact the engineering department at the institution in which the student is enrolled.

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