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The Zachry Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering is dedicated to helping its students attain their educational goals and has developed one of the most successful scholarship programs at Texas A&M. The Texas A&M Scholarships & Financial Aid website provides a wealth of information about financial aid processes, available (federal) scholarships, and other details about how to pay for college.

Department Scholarship Information for Incoming Freshmen

The department offers the Benson Scholars Program Scholarship to outstanding incoming freshmen whose first choice of an engineering major is civil engineering. The program offers a four-year scholarship in the amount of $5,000 per academic year.

To apply for the Benson Scholars Program Scholarship, please complete the university scholarship application for incoming students. 

Department Scholarship Information for Current Students

The department offers hundreds of scholarships, ranging from $500 to $13,000 per academic year, to current civil engineering students with good academic standing. Most of these scholarships are graciously supported by our former students.

There will be no separate Civil and Environmental Engineering scholarship application this year.

The scholarship application will be open from October 15, 2021 through February 1, 2022. Students are encouraged to complete the FAFSA to be eligible for need-based scholarships. It is best to complete this by December 15, 2021.

To apply for departmental scholarships, please complete the University Scholarship Application online.

Those who are graduating in May 2022 should not apply for undergraduate scholarships. If you plan to attend graduate school for the 2022-2023 year, please see Graduate Funding for more information.