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STEM Recruitment, Retention, and Graduation

STEM-RRG Scholarship Program


This scholarship is supported by a $502K endowment that was established by STEM-Recruitment, Retention, and Graduations (STEM-RRG).  This project is funded by a grant from the Department of Education, award #P031C080083. The STEM-RRG Endowment is made possible by the generous contribution of:

ConocoPhillips STEM Endowment
Dr. Esteban and Laura Alejo STEM Endowment     
Carroll E. Summers, III Memorial STEM Endowment            
Jose Garcia STEM Endowment                                                   
Laredo Rotary STEM Endowment

STEM-RRG Scholarship: 
Scholarship Amount:  $1,000 or more
Application Deadlines:  October 1st for Spring semester and June 1st for Fall semester
          Note:  Only one award per student per academic year  
Minimum Requirements/Eligibility:
  • US citizen or permanent resident
  • 3.0 GPA
  • Undergraduate Hispanic or minority student
  • STEM major (mathematics, physical science, engineering, biology, chemistry, environmental science)
  • Full-time student (12 hours or more)

For Scholarship Application: (please click here)

Contact Person

Dr. Rohitha Goonatilake
Professor and Chair 
Dept. of Mathematics and Physics
Texas A&M International University
5201 University Boulevard
Laredo, Texas 78041
Voice: (956) 326-2588