Undergraduate Scholarships

Scholarship Description Eligibility Awarded by Apply to Deadline
Parents Council Scholarship
Amount varies Undergraduate traveling for research, conference, or event Provost Form to apply None

ROTC STEM Scholarship
Tuition and Books Freshmen and Sophomores ROTC Raul Ramirez None

University Outreach Scholarships $10,000 available to S&E in FY09 Graduate or undergraduate S&E Scholarship Committee TAMUCC Scholarships Office February 1

Exxon Scholarships $1750 available in FY09 Undergraduate science Majors S&E Scholarship Committee TAMUCC Scholarships Office February 1

Paulson Scholarship $2500 available in FY09 Engineering Technology major S&E Scholarship Committee TAMUCC Scholarships Office February 1

The Dan and Carolyn Pedrotti Geological Scholarship $5000 available annually Undergrad's only; Geology major, Oil/Gas Career interest S&E Scholarship Committee TAMUCC Scholarships Office February 1

Marty S. Pritchett Scholarship $8500 available in FY09 Undergrad's only; Marine Biology major S&E Scholarship Committee TAMUCC Scholarships Office February 1

Rahn Family Scholarship $1000 available in FY09 Undergraduate chemistry majors S&E Scholarship Committee TAMUCC Scholarships Office February 1

Ruby Talmage Scholarship $1500 available in FY09 Medical Technology students S&E Scholarship Committee TAMUCC Scholarships Office February 1

Carl Douglas Wyatt Memorial Scholarship $1000 available in FY09 S&E students with emphasis on Computer & Information Sciences S&E Scholarship Committee TAMUCC Scholarships Office February 1

David May Marine Memorial Scholarship Several $100-$200 scholarships awarded annually Graduate or undergraduates enrolled in Coral Reef Ecology, to help offset field trip fee for the course Center for Coastal Studies Kim Withers, Scholarship Selection Committee Chair, Center for coastal Studies March 1 (or the following Monday if a weekend)

Arthur F. Lobe Scholarship $18,000 available to award in FY09 as $9K award to two students Students working toward a degree in marine or environmental sciences S&E Scholarship Committee TAMUCC Scholarships Office February 1

GISC Blucher Freshman Scholarships $20,000 available to award annually Preference given in incoming freshmen enrolled in the Geographic Information Sciences degree programs. Any undergrad GISC major may be considered if funds remain. Should have 3.0 GPA or better, but waivers may be considered. Students may receive this scholarship only once. Blucher Institute TAMUCC Scholarships Office February 1

Texas Society of Professional Surveyors (TSPS) Chapter 12 Scholarship $1000 available to award in FY09 Undergraduate GISC major with Geomatics emphasis; must be sophomore or higher level; must be from the TSPS Chapter 12 are, which includes San Patrico, Nueces, Kleberg, Kennedy, Brooks, Jim Wells, and Aransas Counties Blucher Institute TAMUCC Scholarships Office February 1

Castleberry Surveying Scholarship $500/yr award Student enrolled in the GISC degree plan with a Geomatics emphasis; 2.5 GPA or higher Blucher Institute TAMUCC Scholarships Office February 1

Mary Catherine Lowe Memorial Scholarship $1000 available in FY09 Gisc majors only; preference given to female students, 25 years or older Blucher Institute TAMUCC Scholarships Office February 1

 

Undergraduate Scholarships Awarded by Entities External to TAMUCC

Scholarship Description Eligibility Awarded by Deadline
Texas Academy of Science N/A Texas Academy of Science members only. Recipients are to present research findings at an annual meeting Texas Academy of Science N/A

Texas Surveyors Foundation, Inc. - (part of Texas Society of Professional Surveyors Foundation N/A Texas Residents only; enrolled, or accepted for enrollment, in TAMUCC GISC program or surveying-related course of study. Financial need as well as scholastic achievement is a factor in determining scholarship recipients Texas Society of Professional Surveyors Foundation Sept. 15 for Fall Semester – January 15th for Spring semester, and May 1 for Summer Semester.

American Congress on Surveying and Mapping (ACSM) N/A Full-time second year or later students who are currently enrolled in the Hydrographic, Geomatic, or Geographic Information Science program and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher Hydrographic Society scholarship N/A

Imaging and Geospatial Information Society N/A Undergraduate and graduate students; must be a member of ASPRS American Society for Photogrammetry & Remote Sensing December 3

Corpus Christi Geological Society Scholarships $250-$1000 awarded Graduate and undergraduate students studying geosciences (GEOL, also ESCI if can demonstrate geosciences focus) Corpus Christi Geological Society November 1 for Spring scholarships; April 1 for Summer/Fall Scholarships

Nueces County Medical Society and Alliance Centennial Scholarship Endowment “Stephanie’s Song” Scholarship N/A Undergraduate or graduate single female student over 35 interested in cancer prevention and majoring in Nursing, Premed, Biology, Chemistry,
Graduate of a Nueces Co. high school or a resident of Nueces County for more than 5 yrs. Students may be full-time or part-time. Incoming freshman must be in the top 25% of high school class; all other students must maintain overall GPA of at least 3.0.
Mystery of the Blue Rose February 1