Grants and Scholarships
International Education Fee Scholarship
The International Education Advisory Council sets up a policy for the scholarship. The 2014 scholarships will be awarded based on revised criteria, which is based on 2.5 overall GPA and $30.00 per day in country cost estimate.
Should the IEF scholarship disbursement/number of applicants exceed the available funds, applicants will be ranked using the following criteria:
- First, the number of hours completed at Tarleton, and
- Then, overall GPA.
Federal Pell Grant
Federal Pell Grant is awarded to exceptionally needy undergraduate students. Part-time enrollment reduces eligibility.
Federal Supplemental Educational Grant (SEOG)
Federal Supplemental Educational Grant (SEOG) is awarded to exceptionally needy undergraduate students. Must be enrolled at least half-time.
The National Security Education Program (NSEP)
The National Security Education Program (NSEP) and the Fulbright Program funded by the Federal government have grants and fellowships for undergraduate and graduate students for study and research overseas. Students should be aware that government organizations in other countries such as the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) offer funding opportunities.
Marshall Scholarships finance young Americans of high ability to study for a degree in the United Kingdom. Up to forty Scholars are selected each year to study at graduate level at an UK institution in any field of study.
MAWITSA a health insurance provider for study abroad participants in Germany offers an annual scholarship for a person studying abroad with a child. The winner will receive a monthly stipend of €500 during a 12 month period.
Varsity Tutors Scholarship
Varsity Tutors offers a monthly essay contest with the opportunity to win $1,000 scholarship. New essay topics every month.