Institutional Grants

Legacy Award ($1,000 per year) is awarded to full-time students who are dependents of a TLU alumnus. Parent must have completed at least 24 credit hours at TLU.

Lutheran Clergy Grant ($1,000 per year) is awarded to full-time students who are dependent children of ordained pastors of the Lutheran Church (ELCA, LCMS, WELS, or other) and to the dependent children of others serving on one of the official rosters of the ELCA (AIMS, deaconesses, and diaconal ministers).

Scholastic Advancement Award ($1,000 per year) is awarded to first-generation college students (neither parent attended college) who demonstrate financial need and who earned a 2.5 high school GPA.

George Foundation Award ($1,000 per year) is awarded to full-time students who are residents of Fort Bend County, TX who demonstrate financial need and have a minimum SAT score of 950 or ACT score of 20. Cumulative GPA of 2.5 is required for renewal.

Alwine Classen Grant ($1,000 per year) is awarded to full-time students who are Texas residents, demonstrate financial need and have a high school GPA of 3.0. Cumulative GPA of 2.5 is required for renewal.

TLU Alumni Recommendation Award (TARA) ($1,000 first year only) is a non-renewable award given to first-year students recommended by an alumnus. The deadline for TARA nominations is March 1.