A. More information about Texas Tech University’s scholarships can be found on the Graduate School’swebsite. There are additional scholarships that international students can apply on the TTU International Affairs website.
Q. Do I need to be officially accepted as a student before I can apply for scholarships or fellowships?
A. No, you do not need to be accepted into our program before you start applying for scholarships or fellowships.
Q. What are the deadlines for scholarships?
A. Scholarship and fellowship dates vary.
More information about the Graduate School’s General Fellowships can be found at their website. The online application opens on November 15th, and the deadline for applications is January 15th.
Scholarships and fellowships dates vary on the International Affairs website. They vary from October 1st-April 5th.
Q. Which scholarships or fellowships have TTU Environmental Toxicology students been awarded?
A. Environmental Toxicology students have received the following scholarships, fellowships, and awards in the past.
Texas Tech Scholarships/Fellowships:
Paul Whitfield Horn Professors’ Graduate Achievement Award
Cash Family Endowed Fellowship
Study Abroad Competitive Scholarship
Helen DeVitt Jones Graduate Fellowship
The CH Foundation Graduate Fellowship
American-Mexican Friendship Waterman Scholarship
J.T. and Margaret Talkington Graduate Fellowship
Good Neighbor Scholarship
James D. and Mary Hazelwood Memorial Fellowship
Preston and Ima Smith Graduate Scholarship
Academic Freedom Scholarship
Texas Tech Recruitment Fellowships
Doctoral Dissertation Completion Fellowship
Other External Scholarship/Major Awards:
President’s Excellence in Diversity and Equity Award
International Federation of University Women - Daphne Purvis Grant
Love of Learning Award
Texas Public Education Grant (TPEG)
Outstanding Dissertation Award
Texas Deer Association Scholarship
Deer Breeders Corporation Scholarship
Deer Breeders Corporation Wildlife Scholarship
American Chemical Society awards
Society of Toxicology awards
Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry award
US Environmental Protection Agency
US Department of Energy
USEPA Star Fellow
Q. Does Environmental Toxicology offer scholarships or awards?
A. Incoming Environmental Toxicology students may be awarded scholarships from the TIEHH Alumni Scholarship fund. The Chair of the Department selects incoming students who are awarded.
Private industry partners have donated money to our students for the last several years, and the Chair of the Department selects current students to award.
Outstanding M.S. and Ph.D. Awards are presented at the annual Spring Banquet each year. This helps us attract, motivate, and retain excellent students.