Graduate Financial Assistance


Funding Opportunities at TAMIU

  • The Office of Graduate Studies and Research has financial assistance available for students pursuing a Master's or doctoral degree. Submit a completed Graduate Finanical Assistance Application and meet all eligibility requirements by April 1.
    Scholarship - Awarded up to $3,000 per academic year ($1,000 each semester, including Summer)
         Fellowship - Awarded up to $6,000 per academic year for 10 hours of part-time work per week
                              ($2,000 each semester, including Summer)
         Assistantship - Awarded for a 9-month term (part-time work/20 hours per week)

  • The A.R. Sanchez, Jr. School of Business at Texas A&M International University is making available Fellowship grants to qualified students pursuing a Master’s degree from the A.R. Sanchez, Jr. School of Business: Master of Business Administration (MBA); Master of Science-Information Systems (MS-IS); and Masters of Professional Accountancy (MPAcc).  The duration of each Fellowship is for one consecutive year.  For requirements & application, visit the Graduate Business Fellowship page.

Other Funding Opportunities


American Association of University Women Awards
American Psychological Association - Scholarships, Grants, Awards
Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE) Scholarships
Fulbright-Garcia Robles Scholarship for Mexican Students
HACU Scholarship Program 2015-2016
Hispanic Scholarship Fund for Graduate Students
Institute of International Education Scholarships
International Education Financial Aid
Jacki Tuckfield Memorial Graduate Business Scholarship
Latino College Dollars
SMART Scholarship
Stephen Bufton Memorial Educational Fund

Tylenol Future Care Scholarship



American Sociological Association Grants and Fellowships
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Fellowship Program
Evolving Earth's Foundation Student Grant
Ford Foundation Fellowship Programs
GEM Fellowship Program
Graduate Students/Postdoctoral Fellowships in Science
Kenneth H. Ashworth Fellowship Program  
National Physical Science Consortium Graduate Fellowship
National Science Foundation

The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships For New Americans

Phi Kappa Phi Fellowships & Grants

CDC Research Participation
FBI Research Participation Program
NASA Internship
National Center for Toxicological Research
NEH Summer Programs for School & College Educators
U.S. Food and Drug Administration Research Participation


Pathways to the Doctorate logo

The Pathways to the Doctorate is a program dedicated to increasing the number, quality, and diversity of Master's and doctoral graduates across all disciplines within The Texas A&M University System. Consisting of nine universities as well as the Health Science Center, the System spans the State of Texas. This enables the System to recruit top students from a variety of geographical, socio-economic, racial, ethnic, and cultural environments. The Pathways to the Doctorate is one approach to Closing the Gaps Program in Texas. The goal of the Pathways to the Doctorate Program is to attract high achieving students within The Texas A&M University System to pursue careers in higher education. This program will help produce some of the next generation of faculty. Through a variety of activities such as seminars and workshops, inter-institutional exchange programs, a mentoring program and an annual research symposium with System-wide participation. 


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For other financial aid inquiries, visit the Office of Financial Aid.


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