Hurricane Ike Student Assistant Fund

Established: 2008 by Friends of the University

Purpose: To provide one or more scholarships to full-time students in good standing pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree at Texas A&M University at Galveston.

Additional Selection Requirements:

  • Awards of at least $1,000 per year but could be larger depending on earnings
  • Preference given to a student experiencing disaster such as hurricane, tornado, flood, or fire, OR persisting in crisis to ensure his or her academic continuity
  • Consideration may be given to defined federal financial need but not required

To Apply for this Scholarship: New and Continuing Students Will Complete the University Scholarship Application at:

To Contribute to this Fund: Contact TAMUG’s Senior Director of Development Rick Kline at or 409-741-4030.