Javelina Alumni Legacy Scholarship

The Javelina Alumni Legacy Scholarship was established to honor families who have made a multi-generational commitment to continue the Javelina tradition. This scholarship is offered exclusively to support children and grandchildren of alumni who have graduated from our institution, no matter its name (Texas A&M University-Kingsville, Texas A&I University, South Texas College of Arts and Industries, and South Texas State Teachers College). This scholarship is eligible to new and continuing degree-seeking undergraduate students who are children or grandchildren of Javelina Alumni.The parent or grandparent must hold an undergraduate or graduate degree from Texas A&M University-Kingsville, Texas A&I University, South Texas College of Arts and Industries, or South Texas State Teachers College. The number of scholarships awarded will be based upon the availability of funds. Applicants must be enrolled full-time (12 hours) during the semesters that the scholarship is awarded. Applicants must be enrolled at Texas A&M University-Kingsville or accepted for admission for the fall semester following the application deadline. Applicants must have a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA; entering freshman students will be evaluated based on their high school GPA. Applicants will need to submit a video between 30-60 seconds in length about what it means for them to continue the Javelina legacy. Additional preference will be given to submissions containing creative content including Javelina gear, alumni, Javelina traditions, etc. Alumni information will be verified prior to awarding.

Award
Varies
Deadline
08/12/2019
Supplemental Questions
  1. This application requires a video submission. Please submit a short video anywhere between 30-60 seconds in length talking about what it means for you to continue the Javelina Legacy. Additional preference will be given to submissions containing creative content including Javelina gear, other Javelina alums, etc. We recommend you watch the YouTube video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j685NaMDVYE) before filming, for tips on how to create a better-quality video. By submitting this video you’re giving us permission to use part or all of your video on our website, communication with alumni and/or social media sites. In order to allow applicants to submit video files larger than 10 MB, please upload your video to an outside data storage website, like Google Drive, DropBox, Vimeo, or YouTube and provide the URL link below.
  2. The following question's will confirm alumni eligibility. If you have multiple parents and/or grandparents that are Javelina Alumni, please differentiate your answers for each relative by a placing a ( / ) when answering the questions below.
    • What degree(s) did your relative(s) receive from this institution?
    • What is the birth date of your relative(s)?
    • What is the full name of your relative(s) as printed on their degree?
    • What is your relative's relation to you? Please select multiple if applicable.
    • What year did your relative(s) graduate?