For general financial aid information including deadlines, cost of attendance and application forms for university-wide scholarships, please visit TWU Financial Aid. Graduate student applicants are encouraged to apply for the New Graduate Student Scholarship prior to admission. also provides a searchable scholarship database and free resources for students and their families.

Division Scholarships

Applications should be sent to Elisa S. Na, PhD, Scholarship Committee Chair, at

The deadline date for applications is April 26.

Undergraduate Scholarships

Dr. Karen A. Jackson Psychology Scholarship

Established for undergraduate psychology majors who are women with overall GPAs of at least 3.0 and Psychology GPAs of at least 3.5. Download an application for the Karen A. Jackson Psychology Scholarship.

General Psychology Scholarships

Established by students, faculty and staff of the psychology and philosophy division to provide scholarships to students who are psychology majors or philosophy minors (minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0). Download an application for the General Psychology Scholarship.

Graduate Scholarships

Dr. Daniel C. Miller Graduate Scholarship Fund

Established for a graduate student in the specialist or doctoral school psychology graduate programs. The student must have a minimum cumulative grade-point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale or its equivalent. Preference will be given to graduate students that have an expressed interest in studying school neuropsychology. Download the Dr. Daniel C. Miller Graduate Scholarship Fund application (.doc).

Dr. Daniel C. Miller Doctoral Internship Travel Fund

Established as a travel award to help offset some of the travel costs associated with school or counseling psychology doctoral students who are applying for an APA approved internship and must travel to multiple sites across the country. Download the Dr. Daniel C. Miller Doctoral Internship Travel Fund application (.doc).

Brian W. Campbell Memorial Fund for Research in Gay and Lesbian Studies

The purpose of the fund is to provide a stream of income to support graduate psychology majors conducting research in Gay and/or Lesbian Studies at TWU. Recipients shall be selected by the Scholarship Committee in the Division of Psychology and Philosophy. Download the Brian W. Campbell Memorial Fund application (.doc).

Graduate Assistantships

A number of graduate teaching assistantships are available for doctoral level students, and other types of graduate assistantships may be offered to master's level students based on availability. All assistantships require the completion of the college teaching course (PSY 6981). More information regarding pay and benefits, as well as assistantships for other departments, can be found on the Graduate School Assistant website. Applications and copies of your curriculum vitae should be sent to Shannon Scott. Ph.D.

Other Awards

The Woodcock Institute for the Advancement of Neurocognitive Research and Applied Practice (aka Woodcock Institute) is committed to the interdisciplinary advancement of contemporary cognitive assessment and applying evidence-based research to clinical practice. Please see the Woodcock Institute webpage to explore funding opportunities for students and faculty.

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