CULLEN COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING

University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering

Graduate Academic Policies

Criteria for Masters Competitive Scholarships

Departments and the College of Engineering, based on the availabilty of funds, awards $1,000 competitve recruitment scholarships. These scholarships allow in-state tuition. The criteria used for awarding these scholarships are given below:

Criteria Used for Awarding Competitive Scholarships

  • Academic record in undergraduate program, the quality of the undergraduate program, the reputation of the academic institution and any previous other academic experience
  • Graduate record examination results
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Job experience
  • Publications
  • Research Interests and research statements
  • Research Experience
  • Journal Publications
  • Poster and oral presentation record/evidence

The competitive scholarship can be renewed for a second year for those students with a Cumulative GPA of 3.75 or higher based on the availability of funds.