Javelina Scholarships

All institutional scholarships are awarded through Javelina Scholarships, our online scholarship system. This system allows you to easily view all scholarships offered at Texas A&M University-Kingsville, submit your application to apply for scholarships and gives you access to external resources. The first step to be considered for scholarships is to be admitted to Texas A&M University-Kingsville.

How do you apply?

Step 1

Apply for Admission at www.applytexas.org

Step 2

Admitted students can login to Javelina Scholarships using their TAMUK username and password.
If you haven’t activated your TAMUK username visit www.tamuk.edu/joinjnet

Step 3

Complete and submit the General Scholarship Application.
You will automatically be matched to scholarships you qualify for and placed in the applicant pool.

Step 4

After completing the General Scholarship Application, apply for recommended opportunities.
You may also want to consider applying for external scholarships.

Scholarship Review and Awarding Process

After you have submitted the general scholarship application and the application period has ended, it is up to the scholarship committee(s) to determine the awards. In most cases, faculty will review scholarship applications and rank the students accordingly. An academic scholarship committee is responsible from recommending the scholarship recipient and the amount offered. 

Important Dates and Deadlines

July 1

Admission Application Available

September 1

Scholarship Application Available through Javelina Scholarships

October 1

Free Application for Federal Student Aid Available (FAFSA)

November 1

Priority Admission Date for Incoming Transfer Students-Spring Semester

November 15

Priority Admission Date for Incoming Freshmen - Fall Semester

February 1

Scholarship Application Priority Deadline

May 1

Scholarship Response Deadline

June 1

Priority Admission Date for Incoming Transfer Students-Fall Semester