Terry Foundation Scholarship (ST5180)

The Terry Foundation provides full-ride scholarships that are renewable for up to four years to Texas high school students. These students are selected from a highly competitive pool of incoming freshmen who have excelled in academics, leadership, and character. This scholarship also considers financial need.

Applicants for this award who meet all eligibility criteria as determined by an initial screening by Texas State will be required to submit two letters of recommendation, one of which needs to be from a high school teacher, counselor, or administrator. Finalists for this award will be required to attend an interview with the Terry Foundation to be held in early April. All final award selections are made by the Terry Foundation.

To be considered for the Terry Foundation Scholarship, applicants must demonstrate the following:

  • Proven leadership in their school or community
  • Financial need and complete the FAFSA by priority deadline
  • Strong academic record (grades, rigor and class rank)
  • Graduation from a Texas high school
  • Full-time enrollment at Texas State University
  • Living on campus during the first year of the scholarship as part of the Terry Scholars Learning Community

SAT and ACT test scores are optional for the incoming summer and fall 2021 class.

If you have any questions about this scholarship, please contact Financial Aid and Scholarships at FinancialAid@txstate.edu.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Personal Data

    Preferred First Name:
  2. Gender:

    *Your 2020 total estimated Adjusted Gross Income. This amount should only include income earned by the incoming student.
  4. Please enter the amount of funds you have saved for college.
  5. Select your marital status.
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