College of Science and Engineering Scholarships

These scholarships are for College of Science and Engineering students only. The application process for these scholarships is available each year during the month of February. Awards for each scholarship are contingent on availability of funding  and are made for the following academic year.

Learn more about the application process.

  JAKZO
 
  • Major: Chemistry, Biology, Physical Science, Math, or Environmental Science
  • GPA:
    • Undergraduate minimum 2.5 GPA
    • Graduate minimum 3.5 GPA
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate minimum 6 hours enrollment
    • Graduate 5 hours minimum enrollment
    • Preference given to students pursuing a career in Environmental Science / Environmental Relations and students who exhibit leadership qualities
  • Financial Need: Financial need will not be a factor
  • Additional Documentation: Achievement list - Submit a list of honors, awards, achievements, volunteer services for UHCL and or your community AND a One page essay describing your career goals
  Boeing Company Engineering
 
  • Major: BS in Computer Systems Engineering or MS in Systems Engineering
  • GPA:3.3 minimum GPA
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate minimum 6 hours enrollment
    • Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
  • Financial Need: Financial need will not be a factor
  Consuelo Mendoza
   
  • Major: biology, chemistry or physics
  • GPA: 3.0 minimum
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate minimum 6 hours enrollment
    • Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
    • Must be planning to pursue a career in one of these fields: physical science, biology, chemistry, physics, neurophysiology, nursing, pre-med or pre-dentistry
  • Financial Need: Financial need will not be a factor
  • Specifics: Submit a list of honors, awards, achievements, volunteer services for UHCL and or your community AND Submit a personal statement, minimum 1 page - maximum 2 pages, 12 pt. font, double spaced.
  • Additional Documentation:
    • Preference given to students who attended one of these high schools: Milby, Austin, Jeff Davis, Pasadena, S. Houston or Raul Yzaguirre.
    • Brief personal statement of intended career plan upon completion of program and a high school transcript
  Charles McKay Software Engineering
   
  • Major: Software Engineering
  • GPA: No specific requirement but will be a factor
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate minimum 6 hours enrollment
    • Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
  • Financial Need: Will be a factor (you will be required to submit a FAFSA at www.FAFSA.ed.gov by the UHCL priority deadline of March 15th)
   Donald Mack Robinson
   
  • Major: Natural Sciences, preference in Earth Science
  • GPA: minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate minimum 6 hours enrollment
    • Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
  • Financial Need: Will be a factor (you will be required to submit a FAFSA at www.FAFSA.ed.gov by the UHCL priority deadline of March 15th)
  Endowed Scholarships/ CSE
   
  • Major: Any degree plan in the College of Science and Engineering
  • GPA: High academic merit
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate minimum 6 hours enrollment
    • Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
  • Financial Need: Financial need will not be a factor
   Frank G. Ambrose Systems Engineering
   
  • Major: MS Systems Engineering
  • GPA: minimum 3.3 GPA
  • Status: Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
  • Financial Need: Financial need will not be a factor
  Frank and Dorothy Matthews Math Education 
   
  • Major: MS Math
  • GPA: No specific requirement but will be a factor
  • Status:
    • Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
    • Preference given to applicants pursuing a career in teaching math
  • Financial Need: Financial need will not be a factor
  • Additional Documentation: Submit a brief paragraph describing your career plans and how you are preparing to learn to teach
   Frank Perez
   
  • Major: Any degree plan in the College of Science and Engineering
  • GPA:
    • Undergraduate 2.5 minimum GPA
    • Graduate 3.0 minimum GPA
  • Status:
    • Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
    • Preference given to applicants pursuing a career in teaching math
  • Financial Need: May be used as a tie breaker / FASFA on file is not required, but suggested to submit a FAFSA at www.FAFSA.ed.gov by the UHCL priority deadline of March 15th
  • Specifics: Must have graduated from one of these high schools: Ball High School, Holy Family Catholic High School, Texas City High School, Hitchcock High School or La Marque High School.
   Honeywell
   
  • Major:
    • Any degree program in the College of Science and Engineering
    • Interested in pursuing a career in Computer Engineering, Software Engineering or Computer Science and exhibit leadership
  • GPA: 3.0 minimum GPA
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate 6 hours minimum enrollment
    • Graduate 5 hours minimum enrollment
    • Preference given to first generation and to those who attended one of the high school listed below in Additional Documentation
  • Financial Need: Financial need will not be a factor
  • Additional Documentation: List which one of these high schools you attended: Austin, Chavez, Davis, Milby, Regan, Sam Houston, Waltrip, Washington, Wheatley, Yates, Lee, Sterling, Ball, LaMarque or Texas City

    You may indicate ""NONE"" if it is applicable
   Jesse H. & Mary Gibbs Jones - CSE
   
  • Major: Any degree plan in the College of Science and Engineering
  • GPA: No specific requirement but will be a factor
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate 6 hours minimum enrollment
    • Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
  • Financial Need: Financial need will not be a factor
  • Additional Documentation: Achievement List - Submit a list of honors, awards, achievements, volunteer services for UHCL and or your community
  Dr. Ted Leibfried Legacy
   
  • Major: Computer Science or Computer Engineering
  • GPA: GPA = minimum 3.0
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours / full time preferred
    • Graduate enrolled in a minimum of 5 credit hours
  • Financial Need: Financial need is not a factor
  • Specifics: Preference given to candidates who have published a paper on a relevant topic.
  • Additional Documentation: Submit a brief description of the paper you published.
   Lockheed Martin
   
  • Major:
    • Any degree plan in the College of Science and Engineering
    • Attended one of the high schools listed in Additional Documentation and Exhibits leadership qualities
  • GPA: minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Status: Undergraduate 6 hours minimum enrollment/Graduate 5 hours minimum enrollment AND Preference given to students interested in pursuing a career in Computer Engineering, Software Engineering or Computer Science and female students.
  • Financial Need: Financial need will not be a factor
  • Specifics: Preference given to candidates who have published a paper on a relevant topic.
  • Additional Documentation: List which one of the following high schools you attended: Austin, Chavez, Davis, Milby, Regan, Sam Houston, Waltrip, Washington, Houston, Wheatley, Yates, Lee, Sterling, Ball, LaMarque or Texas City 

    You may indicate "NONE" if it applies.
   Lunney Family
   
  • Major: Any degree plan in the College of Science and Engineering focusing on the aerospace community
  • GPA: No specific requirement but will be a factor
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate 6 hours minimum enrollment
    • Graduate 5 hours minimum enrollment
  • Financial Need: Financial need will not be a factor
  • Additional Documentation: 1 page essay describing why you are pursuing a field relating to aerospace
  Lubrizol Chemistry
   
  • Major: Chemistry
  • GPA: High academic merit
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate minimum 6 hours enrollment
    • Academic potential will be evaluated
  • Financial Need: Will be a factor (you will be required to submit a FAFSA at www.FAFSA.ed.gov by the UHCL priority deadline of March 15th)
  Lubrizol Environmental
   
  • Major: Environmental Science
  • GPA: High academic merit
  • Status: Undergraduate minimum 6 hours enrollment
  • Financial Need: Will be a factor (you will be required to submit a FAFSA at www.FAFSA.ed.gov by the UHCL priority deadline of March 15th)
   Michael J. Mezzino Excellence in Mathematics
   
  • Major: Mathematics
  • GPA: minimum 3.5 GPA
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate 9 hours minimum enrollment
    • Graduate 6 hours minimum enrollment
    • Previous recipients will be given preference for a maximum of 5 semesters and requirements are met
  • Financial Need: Financial need will not be a factor
   Prashanth Memorial
   
  • Major: Computer Engineering, Software Engineering or Systems Engineering
  • GPA: No specific requirement but will be a factor
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate 6 hours minimum enrollment
    • Graduate 5 hours minimum enrollment
    • Previous recipients will be given preference for a maximum of 5 semesters and requirements are met
  • Financial Need: Financial need will not be a factor
   Rohm and Haas
   
  • Major: Environmental Science
  • GPA:
    • Undergraduate minimum 2.5
    • Graduate minimum 3.0
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate 6 hours minimum enrollment
    • Graduate 5 hours minimum enrollment
  • Financial Need: Financial need will not be a factor
   Robert and Star Hopkins
   
  • Major: Declared major in one of the following natural sciences: Chemistry, Physics, Physical Sciences, Biology or Environmental Science
  • GPA: minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate 6 hours minimum enrollment
    • Graduate 5 hours minimum enrollment
  • Financial Need: Financial need will not be a factor
   Ramiro Sanchez
   
  • Major: Chemistry
  • GPA: minimum 3.0
  • Status: Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
  • Financial Need: Not a factor
  Saroja Kesavan Memorial
   
  • Major: Computer Engineering, Software Engineering or Systems Engineering
  • GPA: No specific requirement but will be a factor
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate minimum 6 hours enrollment
    • Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
  • Financial Need: Financial need will not be a factor
   Sterling Chemicals
 
  • Major: Chemistry, Physics, Math, Biology or related sciences
  • GPA:
    • Undergraduate minimum 2.5 GPA
    • Graduate minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate 6 hours minimum enrollment
    • Graduate 5 hours minimum enrollment
    • Must have completed 60 credit hours at time of application and must be a graduate of a Texas City area high school
  • Financial Need: Financial need will not be a factor
  • Additional Documentation: List the name of the Texas City area high school from which you graduated: Texas City High School, Clear Falls High School, Dickinson High School or La Marque High School.
   Texas Scholars in Computer Science
   
  • Major: Declared major as Computer Science
  • GPA: 3.0 minimum
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate enrolled full time (12 hours enrollment).
    • Must have transferred to UHCL from a Houston/Galveston area community college.
  • Financial Need: Will be a factor (you will be required to submit a FAFSA at www.FAFSA.ed.gov by the UHCL priority deadline of March 15th)
  • Additional Documentation: Submit a copy of your official community college transcripts
  Zeon
   
  • Major: Chemistr
  • GPA: Superior academic record
  • Status:
    • Graduate 5 hour minimum enrollment.
    • Participation in a UHCL chemistry faculty lead research
  • Financial Need: Financial need will not be a factor
  • Additional Documentation: Submit a brief description of your chemistry research project and the name of the faculty member leading the project
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