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Honors College Scholarships

The Honors College has several scholarships open only to Honors College students. To be eligible to apply for these scholarships, a person must be officially accepted into the Honors College and in good standing with the College.

The steps to apply for these scholarships are listed at the end of this section.

Bill and Judy Colston Honors Scholarship

Apply through Javelina Scholarships

Eligibility:

  • Be a member of good standing in the Honors College
  • Successfully completed 60 TAMUK semester hours at time of application
  • Have a cumulative institutional GPA of 3.25 at the end of the Spring 2013 term
  • Be member in good standing of either the:
    • College of Business Administration
    • Dick and Mary Lewis Kleberg College of Agriculture and Natural Resources

The McCormick Leadership Scholarship (J. Philip and Jo Ann McCormick)

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Eligibility:

  • Be a member of good standing in the Honors College
  • Newly recruited TAMUK students either incoming freshmen or junior/community college transfers.
  • Must have clearly distinguished themselves through exceptional demonstration and application of leadership skills and dedication in their communities, churches, schools, clubs, athletic endeavors
  • Continue to exhibit exemplary leadership skills while attending TAMUK and the Honors College

HC Alumnus ’14 Essay Competition

Apply through Javelina Scholarships

Eligibility:

  • Be a member of good standing in the Honors College
  • Completed 24 credit hours in residence at Texas A&M University-Kingsville
  • Complete an essay question to be reviewed by committee
  • Not received the award in any previous semester

Honors College Mesquite Village West Housing Scholarships

Scholarship and amount awarded is based on availability of funds at the University-level

Not processed through Javelina Scholarships

Eligibility:

  • Submit all documents of the Honors College application by May 1
  • Be awarded a slot in the Honors College and complete the requirements of that status
  • Live in Mesquite Village West (MVW), home of the Honors College

(Honors College students who choose to live in MVW are guaranteed a room)

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