The Department of Health & Kinesiology has 20 or more scholarships from four scholarship funds available to students in the department. Eligibility and requirements for each scholarship are listed below.
TOM AND JOAN READ ENDOWMENT FOR HEALTH & KINESIOLOGY - The Read Endowment for Health & Kinesiology is open to all students in the Department of Health & Kinesiology based on academic merit and financial need. The scholarship amount is $1,500 ($750 fall and spring semester).
MARJORIE ANN JOHNSON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP - Recipients of this scholarship must be junior or senior students seeking a kinesiology degree. This scholarship is awarded on academic merit. Award is $1,000 per year ($500 fall and spring semester).
N. GAYLE SCHMIDT UNDERGRADUATE/GRADUATE HEALTH SCHOLARSHIPS - This scholarship was established to honor Dr. Gayle Schmidt, retired faculty member and division chair in Health Education. It is open to all undergraduate and graduate students in health and is based on academic merit. The scholarship award is $1,000 per year ($500 fall and spring semester).
WM B. ROMAN, JR. '50 ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP IN HEALTH AND KINESIOLOGY - This scholarship is open to all students in the Department of Health & Kinesiology based on academic merit and financial need. It is awarded in the amount of $1,000 per year ($500 fall and spring semester).
All department scholarships for the 2013-2014 have been awarded.
Lechner Scholarship - Two $1,750 scholarships to support new graduate students in their first year at A&M.
Health Promotion and Genomics Lab Scholarship - $1,000 scholarship for a graduate student with a strong interest and experience/background in genomics and health promotion.
The College of Education & Human Development has scholarships that are available to students in the Department of Health & Kinesiology. Click here for more information about applying for scholarships through the College of Education & Human Development.
Service Learning Experience Grant - The objective of this grant is to facilitate high impact learning experiences across the four departments for faculty and students. These service learning experiences should combine community service and engagement with education and reflection. Awardees will be granted funds to defray the cost of supplies needed to carry out the service learning project.
Relationship to Board of Regents Members
All scholarship applicants must now indicate any relationship to board of regents of the college or university or its system's boards. A list of current Texas A&M University Board of Regent members can be viewed at HERE.