Scholarships are financial assistance that do not require repayment. There are scholarships specifically designed for entering freshmen, transfer students, graduate students, and undergraduate students. Scholarships are awarded based on merit, need, and achievement in academics, athletics, the arts, or other scholarly areas.

Scholarship Timeline

  • July 1st
  • October
  • November 1st
    • TheDream.US scholarship application for the 2020 - 2021 cycle becomes available.
  • December 1st
    • Entering Freshmen Scholarship Application Deadline
      • Students must be admitted prior to December 1st to be considered for scholarships
Merit-based scholarships are awarded on a competitive basis and do NOT require the submission of a scholarship application. To be considered, students must be admitted to UTRGV prior to December 1st. Awards are offered on a first come first serve basis until funds are exhausted. Apply early!