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Staff Council Scholarships & Grants

Staff Council offers scholarships up to $200 for Tarleton State University staff members. An applicant must be a staff employee in a minimum 50% effort permanent position for at least six months with a minimum GPA 3.0 and in good standing with University.  The applicant should register for a minimum of three credit hours at Tarleton State University. Awards are based on a composite scoring evaluation of the applicant’s merits and needs, and are dispersed on a per semester basis. Application for the Staff Council scholarship does not guarantee award. Applications for the fall semester must be submitted by August 1 and applications for the spring semester must be submitted by December 1. For more information, email

Scholarship Application

Staff Council offers professional development grants up to $250 for Tarleton State University staff members. Grants are awarded for enhancing and developing career-related skills for activities like certifications, training, webinars, conferences, travel to professional meetings and workshops, and to bring speakers for departmental or cross-disciplinary seminars or workshops. Grant applications should be submitted at least six weeks prior to the event or activity. Applications received less than six weeks prior may not have sufficient time for review. The grant may not be used to fund the following: salaries (except for speaker and workshop presenter honorariums), equipment purchase, research, or academic courses. For more information, email

Grant Application