LBV Assistantships

students at the fountain on campus.An assistantship is a financial award to a graduate student for part-time work (15 or 19 hours per week) in teaching or research while pursuing study towards an advanced degree. Graduate Assistant awards will be up to $9,100 per year depending on your work assignment.

LBV Scholarships

Tuition - $1500 per year ($500 each semester, including summer).

NON-LBV Graduate Assistantship Application



The College of Business Administration at Texas A&M International University have made possible the following fellowship grants to qualified students pursuing a Master's degree from the College of Business Administration. The duration of each fellowship is for one year, and recipients may not re-apply for a second term.

Texas Residents: The total cash award for Texas resident recipients will be $1,000 payable in two equal installments (paid after the 16th class day of the Spring and Fall semesters). This a $1,000 total award.

Non-Texas Residents: The cash award for non-resident recipients will be $1,000 payable in two equal installments (paid after the 16th class day of the Spring and Fall semesters). Non-resident awardees will also recieve resident tuition status. The tuition waver will be for two regular semesters, and two summer sessions that fall within the award year. This is a total award of aproximately $10,000.

To receiving the benefits of a Graduate Student Fellowship, recipients must:
a) enroll for a minimum of nine (9) hours per regular semester,
b) maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.10/4.0, and
c) fulfill work requirements of 60 hours per long semester (if enrolled in summer school, 15 hours per summer session) on projects assigned by the Dean of the College of Business Administration. A recipient who fails to enroll for or maintain the required minimum number of hours per semester; maintain the required GPA during the period of the Fellowship; and/or fulfill the work requirement, will lose the benefits of the fellowship for the remainder of the Fellowship period.

Fellowship awards will be determined by a Fellowship Committee appointed by the Dean of the College of Business Administration. The applicant understands and agrees to the following conditions:

A graduate Student Fellowship recipient must:
I) Meet all entrance requirements and be accepted for admission to graduate study at Texas A&M International University and the College of Business Administration.
The requirements include:
a) Complete an Application for Graduate Admission.
b) Send Official Transcripts directly from each college/university attended or attending.

ADDITIONALLY; International applicants must also provide the following information: An official TOEFL score of 550 or higher, or successful completion of the English Language Program at A&M International's International Language Institute.

Fellowships bestowed upon Master Degree candidates
• Sandra C. Richard Graduate Business Fellowship
• Union Pacific Foundation Graduate Business Fellowship
• H.E.B. Graduate Business Fellowship
• Center for the Study of Western Hemispheric Trade
• Ford Motor Corporation Graduate Business Fellowship
• Daniel B. Hastings, Inc. Graduate Business Fellowship
• Transportation Services, Inc. Graduate Business Fellowship
• The Miles Group and Herman Miles Trucking Graduate Business Fellowship

How to apply for Graduate Fellowship

Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP)

Soros Fellowship For New Americans

Other Funding Opportunities Available:
APA Dissertation Research Awards and Early Graduate Student Researcher Awards: Call for applications
Robert Bosch Foundation Fellowship
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Fellowships
DEADLINE Feb. 18: CHCI Seeks Applicants for 2011-2012 Graduate Fellowship Program
Ford Diversity Fellowship Programs for 2012
The Gates Millenuim Scholarship
Homeland Security Fellowships
Internships & Fellowships in Science
Kenneth H. Ashworth Fellowship Program  

The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowship For New Americans

Phi Kappa Phi Fellowship Program
Tamu Office of Proposal Development
2009 Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowship Program
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Fellowships
National Research Council of the National Academies
NSF Graduate Fellowships

The Multicultural Advantage
Tinstman Fellowship Information
U.S. Department of Education (ED).
U.S. Department of Education. Student Financial Assistance

U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Education Programs

U.S. Office of Personnel Management. e-Scholar
WWF Russell E. Train Fellowship Application

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.  For more information on this program and the available funding opportunities please click here.

Doctoral Incentive Loan Repayment Program

Other Financial Aid

Arts & Sciences

AGEP Mastering the Doctorate
American Psychological Association Scholarships & Fellowships
American Sociological Association Graduate Funding

Blinks Research Fellowship Program
Campus Ecology Fellowship Application

Environmental Management Participation for the U.S. Army Environmental Center
Evolving Earth's Foundation Student Grant

Research Participation at the Federal Bureau of Investigation

Fusion Energy Sciences Fellowship Program
GIAR Grants Program

Global Change Education Program
Harry S. Truman Scholarship Site
IGERT (Interdisciplinary Graduate Education & Research Traineeships)
Online Masters Degree Guide
Mexican American Legislative Leadership Foundation
NASA MUST Scholarship
The National Academies Fellowships
The National Gem Consortium
National Physical Science Consortium
National Science Foundation Scholarships
NSF Scholarships for Science, Mathematics, and Technology

Nuclear Engineering Science Laboratory Synthesis

Research Participation at the Air Force Research Laboratory, Materials Directorate, Tyndall Air Force Base

Research Participation at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease

Research Participation at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Research Participation at the National Center for Toxicological Research
Sloan Graduate Scholarships
SMART Scholarship

Summer Student Research Program at the National Center for Toxicological Research
Summer Seminars and Institutes for School Teachers
Texas Space Grant Consortium
United Negro College Fund Merck Science Initiative
USDA Internship Scholarship Program


Department of Commerce Internship for Postsecondary Students

The Connections Chapter of American Women Scholarships & Grants
Jacki Tuckfield Memorial Graduate Business Scholarship
National Science Foundation Scholarships


AGEP (Alliances for the Graduate Education and Professoriate Program)

Pre-Service Teacher Internships
State Farm Insurance Achievement Scholarships
TAMIU COED Graduate Bilingual Education Scholarship
THECB Loan Repayment
Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship

Iternational Students

Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE). CIEE Scholarships
Fullbright-Garcia Robles Scholarships
International Education Financial Aid
Institute for International Education (IIE)


American Association of Retired Persons Foundation. Annual Women's Scholarship Program
Career Development Grants
Grants for Minorities
HACU - National Internship Program Recruitment Visit
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
The Hispanic College Fund Scholarship
Latina College Dollars
State Farm Insurance Hispanic Scholarships
Tomas Rivera Poicy/Institute
United Negro College Fund
Women's Transportation Seminar - For information e-mail Mrs. Lisa Garner; Scholarship Co-Chair at


Ambassadorial Scholarships

American Council on Education (ACE). Today's GI Bill

Baptist Scholarships
FastWEB Scholarship Search
The Gates Millennium Scholars (GMS)
Latino Scholarship Directory
Methodist Scholarships
National Scholarships (all levels)
NIH Loan Repayment Program
Princeton Review. Scholarships and Aid

Sallie Mae Fund Scholarships

Sallie Mae (Student Loan Marketing Association).
College Answer: The Planning for College Destination

Scholarships On the Net

Tylenol Scholarships
USA Funds Scholarship
WiredScholar Free Scholarship Search


Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board - Nursing

U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). Student Assistance Programs


For other financial aid inquiries, we encourage you to visit the Office of Financial Aid homepage, please click here.


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