Applications Being Accepted for UHV Graduate Fellowship

The School of Education and Human Development at the University of Houston-Victoria is currently taking applications for its first graduate fellowship.

The recipient will be a full-time incoming or current graduate student enrolled for 9-12 credit hours per semester and will be expected to work half time (20 hours per week) during the fall and spring semesters at the established graduate assistant rate. Summer employment will be offered at the discretion of the academic school and dependent on the resources of the school. The award will cover tuition and fees for two years or the duration of the student’s academic program, whichever is less.

A faculty committee will select the recipient based on their undergraduate academic record, professional or service experience, research interests, and professional goals.

The fellowship will be available in either the Victoria County area or Fort Bend County area. Applications must be submitted by Aug. 15, 2006. For more information and to apply, visit

The University of Houston-Victoria, located in the heart of the Coastal Bend region since 1973 in Victoria, Texas, offers courses leading to more than 80 academic programs in the schools of Arts & Sciences; Business Administration; and Education, Health Professions & Human Development. UHV provides face-to-face classes at its Victoria campus, as well as an instructional site in Katy, Texas, and online classes that students can take from anywhere. UHV supports the American Association of State Colleges and Universities Opportunities for All initiative to increase awareness about state colleges and universities and the important role they have in providing a high-quality and accessible education to an increasingly diverse student population, as well as contributing to regional and state economic development.