Fall 2018 Application

Fall 2018 Application now Open

Applying for a Smith-Hutson Scholarship

There are two groups of students who are eligible to apply for a Smith-Hutson Scholarship.

  1. Entering freshmen (high school students graduating from a Texas high school in May/June of 2018, regardless of how many university hours have already been earned) seeking any bachelor’s degree (any major) from Sam Houston State University. This scholarship is for a maximum of four years of undergraduate studies at SHSU. To apply, these applicants will follow the instructions listed in the application. For general inquiries please contact Program Director  Dr. Valerie Muehsam (pepper@shsu.edu or 936-294-3712). For technical issues please contact Program Coordinator Ms. Maggie Manzano (maggiem@shsu.edu or 936.294.3116).

    For entering freshmen please open this or any of the two links above:

     Smith-Hutson Scholarship Application

  2. Smith-Hutson Transfer Scholarship from a Texas community college who will be pursuing an undergraduate degree from SHSU. This scholarship is for a maximum of two years of undergraduate studies at SHSU. To apply, these applicants will follow the instructions listed in the application. For general inquiries please contact Program Director Dr. Valerie Muehsam (pepper@shsu.edu or 936-294-3712). For technical issues please contact Program Coordinator Ms. Maggie Manzano (maggiem@shsu.edu or 936.294.3116).

For transfer application please open this or any of the two links in the paragraph above: 

Smith-Hutson Transfer Student Scholarship Application

DEADLINE:  February 16, 2018

CONTACT INFORMATION: If you need assistance uploading any supporting documents (essay, letters of recommendation, and/or transcripts), please contact either:

Dr. Valerie Muehsam
pepper@shsu.edu
936.294.3712
Ms. Maggie Manzano
maggiem@shsu.edu
936.294.3116