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Scholarships & Grants

There are a limited number of scholarships or grants that are available specifically for International Students. F-1 Students are not eligible for Financial Aid, however most competitive scholarships at Texas State may be awarded regardless of whether or not the student is a U.S. citizen or an F-1 student.
Please visit the Financial Aid and Scholarships Website for information to apply for Texas State Scholarships.
 
Also, check within your own departments for scholarships. There are many.
 
Below are a few scholarships that the International Office has found for International Students:
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Specific scholarships you may qualify for:

Texas Public Education Grant (TPEG) for F-1 Students

The purpose of the TPEG is to assist students with demonstrated financial need. The TPEG is available to non-immigrant students in F-1 status at Texas State with dire need.

2016-2017 TPEG APPLICATION application will be available in August

Important Note: The grant is NOT an academic competitive scholarship. Consequently, it does not provide a waiver of non-resident tuition.


 

Graduate Scholarships and Fellowships

Apply for scholarships and fellowships for new and continuing graduate students at Texas State University. Click here for more information.

Transfer Student Scholarships

Texas State offers a variety of academic scholarships for transfer students. These scholarships are awarded competitively and require the submission of a Texas State scholarship application. Click here for more information.

Continuing Student Scholarships

Texas State offers a variety of academic scholarships to continuing, certification and second baccalaureate students. These scholarships are awarded competitively and require the submission of a Continuing Scholarship Application via the Texas State Scholarship System online. Click here for more information.

Good Neighbor Scholarship

This scholarship is a 12 month award that provides tuition assistance to students from nations of the Western Hemisphere. The Good Neighbor Scholarship deadline is March 1, click here to apply.

Antigua and Barbuda Argentina Bahamas Barbados Belize (British Honduras)
Boliva Brazil Canada Chile Colombia
Costa Rica Dominica Dominican Republic Ecuador El Salvador
Grenada Guatemala Guyana Haiti Honduras
Jamaica Mexico Nicaragua Panama Paraguay
Peru Saint Kitts & Nevis St. Lucia St. Vincent & the Grenadines Suriname

Trinidad and Tobago

 

Uruguay Venezuela    

Associated Student Government (ASG) Scholarship

The Student Government scholarship is awarded by merit of leadership, community involvement and overall strength as a student at Texas State. Applications for the Student Government scholarship are open to all Texas State students who meet the following criteria, and awards range from $500 to $2000.  Click here for more information.


 

Student Government University Bookstore Scholarship

The Student Government University Bookstore scholarship is awarded by merit of leadership, community involvement and overall strength as a student at Texas State.  Applications for the Student Government University Bookstore scholarship are open to all Texas State students who meet the following criteria, and awards range from $300 to $500. Click here for more information.

H-LSAMP Scholars Program

(Houston-Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation Scholars Program)

Undergraduate research program for students interested in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) careers. Click here for more information.


 

The Ford Foundation International Fellowships Program

Provides support for up to three years of formal graduate-level study leading to a masters or doctoral degree. www.fordifp.net/


 

Pan American Round Tables of Texas / Florence Terry Griswold Scholarship Committee

A $2,500 grant that assists female students from Pan American Countries: http://www.partt.org/scholarships_details.html

The Pan American Countries are:
3 North American members (Canada, USA, Mexico);
19 Caribbean (Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Cayman Islands, Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, St. Vincent and The Grenadines, Aruba, Bermuda, Cuba, Grenada, Saint Lucia, Trinidad and Tobago, Bahamas, British Virgin Islands, Dominica, Haiti, St. Kitts and Nevis, Virgin Islands);
7 Central America Nations (Belize, Guatemala, Panama, Costa Rica, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua);
12 South American members (Argentina, Chile, Guyana, Suriname, Bolivia, Colombia, Paraguay, Uruguay, Brasil, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela)


 

Tuition Assistance for Mexican Students (TAMS)

The TAMS application is available to F1 Visa students from Mexico. Click here for the application, deadlines and additional information.

 

 

P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship

P.E.O. is an international organization that helps women attain their educational goals. The International Peace Scholarship was established in 1949 to provide scholarships to selected women from other countries for graduate study in the US or Canada. The maximum amount awarded to a student is$12,500. The deadline for application is December 1.

Learn more about P.E.O.

Apply for scholarship

 

 

Texas Application for State Financial Aid

TASFA is for non-citizens who are classified as Texas residents.

If you are a foreign student or non-citizen, you may be eligible to be classified as a Texas resident for tuition purposes. If so, you may also be eligible to receive state financial aid.

Click here to apply for state financial aid.