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Our Application Process

Tarleton has one scholarship application for most awards available through AcademicWorks. This application does not include scholarships that are awarded through the Honors College or Athletic Department. Qualified applicants are sent to various scholarship committees for review based on the information provided on the application.

Award TypeIncoming FreshmenReturning & Transfer Students
Academic AwardsTypically, the top 25% of high school classSAT 1000 (Math & Verbal)/new SAT 1080 or ACT 23 (composite)3.0 GPA or higher
Leadership AwardsTypically, the top 25% of high school classSAT 1000 (Math & Verbal)/new SAT 1080 or ACT 23 (composite)Demonstrate leadership skills2.75 GPA or higherDemonstrate leadership skills
Need-Based AwardsPreference to first generation studentsDemonstrate financial need based on FAFSAPreference to first generation studentsDemonstrate financial need based on FAFSA, and2.4 GPA or higher
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Check my Award Status

For information on how to check the status of any awards that you have received, view the instructions below

Application Deadlines

Additional Information

Any student receiving institutional scholarships valued at $5,000 or more is generally not eligible for other institutional scholarships.