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Graduate Studies

Academic Circle Graduate Scholarship
Amount: $1,000 per semester for two semesters
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: This scholarship requires you to maintain and complete three-quarter time student status at Tarleton (six semester hours for a graduate student) in a thesis option, and maintain a 3.5 grade point average on all graduate work. First semester graduate students must have a 3.25 undergraduate grade point average for the award. Students supported by graduate assistantships are eligible to apply. Students could receive the scholarship for up to two years if funds are available, but would be required to re-apply the second year. Awardees will be required to submit a final report one year after the award is initiated to indicate what deliverables were produced from the financial support provided by the scholarship.
Selection
Process:
Awardees will be selected by the Dean of the College of Graduate Studies following recommendation(s) from the Dean of the academic college.
Athletic Performance Intern Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: This scholarship will be given to a student who has experience assisting in the field of collegiate strength and conditioning and has been granted admission to the Tarleton graduate program.
Selection
Process:
Tarleton State University Committee
Bob Hallmark Graduate Scholarship
Amount: $1,000 per semester for two semesters
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: This scholarship will be given to outstanding graduate students who are enrolled at least three-quarter time (6 hrs.). Recipients must have a 3.25 undergraduate GPA for first-time graduate students or a 3.5 GPA for returning graduate students. One scholarship will be awarded per academic college.
Selection
Process:
The Dean of the College of Graduate Studies with recommendations from each Dean of the academic colleges
Davidson Presidential
Amount: $1000 - $2,000 per year
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: This scholarship will be given to outstanding doctoral, graduate, and undergraduate students at Tarleton State University. Recipients must maintain a 3.00 overall GPA and maintain full-time student status. Incoming freshmen must have a 23 or higher ACT or a 1000 or higher SAT (math and verbal) and typically top quarter ranking.
Selection
Process:
President’s Committee
Dick Smith Graduate Scholarship
Amount: $3,000 per year
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: This scholarship will be given to students majoring in graduate programs in the College of Science and Technology or the College of Liberal and Fine Arts. New graduate students must have a 3.2 undergraduate GPA for consideration. Returning graduate students must have a 3.5 graduate GPA. All recipients must enroll in at least six hours of graduate work per semester.
Selection
Process:
Committees from the College of Science and Technology and the College of Liberal and Fine Arts
Dr. Sara Tyler Memorial Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: This scholarship is given to a graduate student majoring in curriculum and instruction with an emphasis in reading that is fully admitted to the College of Graduate Studies with a GPA of 3.5 or higher. The recipient must also be a Texas Certified Teacher.
Selection
Process:
Committee from the College of Education
First-Time Graduate Scholarship
Amount: $500
Deadline: December 1 - Spring; May 1 - Summer; August 1 - Fall
Criteria: This scholarship will be given to first-time graduate students in a graduate degree program. Recipients must be enrolled in at least six semester credit hours. This scholarship is only available during the first semester of graduate enrollment or the first semester of a second masters degree.
Selection
Process:
College of Graduate Studies
Flora H. Foust Graduate Scholarship
Amount: $1,000 per academic year
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: This scholarship will be given to outstanding graduate students with exemplary scores on the GRE or GMAT exam. Recipients must maintain a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.
Selection
Process:
College of Graduate Studies
Graduate Student Internship Scholarship
Amount: $1,000 per semester for two semesters
Deadline: February 15th (fall/academic year) or December 1st (spring) - priority deadlines
Criteria: This scholarship requires you to maintain and complete three-quarter time student status at Tarleton (six semester hours for a graduate student) and maintain a 3.5 grade point average on all graduate work. First semester graduate students must have a 3.25 undergraduate grade point average for the award. Scholarship recipients will be awarded $1,000 per semester for two semesters. Recipients must be three-quarter time graduate students in a program that can lead to a scholarly product appropriate to the discipline. Students supported by graduate assistantships are eligible to apply. Students could receive the scholarship for up to two years if funds are available, but would be required to re-apply the second year. Awardees will be required to submit a final report one year after the award is initiated to indicate what deliverables were produced from the financial support provided by this program.
Selection
Process:
Awardees will be selected by the Dean of the College of Graduate Studies following recommendation(s) from the Dean of the academic college.