The Robert Troy Swetnam Memorial Endowment Fund

Established: 1983 by Family & Friends of Robert Troy Swetnam

Purpose: To provide one or more scholarships to full-time students in good standing pursuing an undergraduate degree in Marine Sciences and shall include such specialties as geology, biology, chemistry, or oceanography at Texas A&M University at Galveston.

Additional Selection Requirements:

  • Student must be a junior in the fall semester following that spring semester as a sophomore or must be a senior.
  • Student must have a 2.75 grade point average or better.

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.