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Scholarship Opportunities for Texas Freshmen

Scholarship Opportunities Freshmen

WTAMU is proud to offer the following scholarship awards to qualified new freshmen who
submit admission and scholarship applications by Dec. 1 (for early action) or Feb. 1 (priority
date).  Scholarships are competitive and the number of awards are based on availability of
funds.

Scholarships for

Scholarship Awards for Texas Residents

To qualify for scholarships, ACT or SAT composite scores must meet or exceed criteria below.

 

Award Level

Amount Per Year

ACT or SAT Score*

 

High School Class Rank

President's Scholar

$6,000

32/1420

AND

Top 5%

Provost's Scholar

$4,000

28/1300

AND

Top 7%

Honor Scholar

$3,000

26/1230

AND

Top 12%

Academic Scholar

$2,000

24/1160

AND

Top 15%

Distinguished Scholar

$1,500

22/1100

AND

Top 20%

Discovery Scholar

$1,000

24/1160

OR

Top 25%

* ACT or SAT composite score

Here is what it takes to qualify:

  • Submit to the university your most recent high school transcript showing class rank and ACT/SAT scores, no awards will be made until this information is submitted  
  • Be a recent high school graduate
  • Enroll as a new, full-time student at WTAMU in the fall or spring
  • Complete the University scholarship application by the early action date of Dec. 1 or priority date of Feb. 1
  • New spring students must complete the online scholarship application by Dec. 15, awards will be made based on the availability of funds

Here is what it takes to continue the award:

  • Complete the University scholarship application by the priority date of Feb. 1
  • Complete 30 hours at WTAMU for the academic year (fall, spring, intersessions, summer I, summer II) 
  • Maintain a cumulative 3.3 WTAMU grade point average
Don't Give Up
Still Eligible For Consideration

Students who do not qualify for an award are still eligible for consideration. And costs of attendance  at WTAMU are 31% less than the average for all public four-year universities in Texas - we’re already a great value.

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