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Islander ESL Scholarship


Deadline: March 15, 2017


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Once you are redirected to the application, use your Blackboard ID and password to log in.
If you do not have an Islander ID, please visit newuser.tamucc.edu and choose "Islander ID" to obtain a username and  password.
Number of awards and amounts are subject to availability



The purpose of the Islander E.S.L. Scholarship is to increase the cultural diversity of Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi through scholarship funding. It will provide financial assistance to those students whose first language is not English and who have completed English as a Second Language course through the ESLi Program here at Texas A&M University- Corpus Christi.


The scholarship will award up to a maximum of $1,000 per year to aid meritorious students. Scholarship funds will be applied towards student's tuition and fees.


Students must also meet and maintain the following requirements:

  • Must complete an English as a Second Language Course.

  • Must have a 3.0 cumulative GPA at TAMUCC or above and be in good standing with the university.

  • Must be a full-time undergraduate or graduate student.

  • Must be accepted into a degree program at Texas A&M University- Corpus Christi.



The scholarships are limited to one degree for students.  In other words, undergraduate students are eligible to receive the scholarship for a maximum of four years, master’s students are eligible to receive the scholarship for a maximum of two years, and doctoral students can receive the scholarship a maximum of six years. No extensions will be granted moving forward.