Current, Returning, Graduate, and International Student Scholarships

UTRGV and Departmental Scholarships

These scholarships are funded through a variety of memorials and endowments. Recipients are selected on a competitive basis. Scholarships will be awarded on an annual basis and divided equally between Fall and Spring semesters.


  1. Click Apply Today 
  2. Create an account.
  3. Fill out your student profile.
  4. You will be matched to the scholarships that best suit you.
  5. Answer any additional questions (if applicable).
  6. If you are a new student, submit your admissions application online at

Priority is given to students who have not already received an institutional scholarship.

Endowed Scholarships

Due to the generous contributions of corporations, foundations, organizations, and individual donations, these scholarships are awarded based on merit, need and other various criterion. 
  • Most are available to all majors.
  • Full-time enrollment status
  • Most require U.S. citizenship or legal permanent resident status (International students are still encouraged to apply).
  • Awards range from $250 to $3,200 annually.
  • Scholarship are not automatically renewed; students must reapply each year.
  • Open to all classifications, undergraduate and graduate

All high school seniors are encouraged to apply starting October 1st. The application must be submitted online by April 15st.