Fall 2019 Application

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 2019, 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 Richards (pepper@shsu.edu or 936-294-3712). For technical issues please contact Program Coordinator Ms. Maggie Padilla (maggiem@shsu.edu or 936-294-3116). 

  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 Richards (pepper@shsu.edu or 936-294-3712). For technical issues please contact Program Coordinator Ms. Maggie Padilla (maggiem@shsu.edu or 936-294-3116).

 

DEADLINE:  February 15, 2019

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

Dr. Valerie Richards
pepper@shsu.edu
936-294-3712
Ms. Maggie Padilla
maggiem@shsu.edu
936-294-3116