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MAPR Scholarship

Incoming Students:  

    Deadline:  February 3              

    Eligibility: (no application required)

  • Unconditional admission to MAPR Program at Texas State
  • Ranking as the top or second applicant to their program
  • Highly competitive entry GPA
  • Highly competitive GRE
  • Evidence of awards, recognition, honors, fellowships, or other indicators of future success
  • Outstanding letters of recommendation
  • Superior Statement of Purpose

    Nomination (by MAPR Graduate Advisor or Faculty Mentor):

  • Applicant's past academic success
  • Relevant experiences outside of the classroom
  • Indicators of future success and fit with the program
  • Applicant's ranking as a top applicant

Returning Students:

    Deadline:  March 1

  • Current resume or CV (three pages or less including degrees and special certification, professional experience, scholarship activity, awards, special recognition, article of presentations, selected community activities, etc.
  • 200-word essay outlining career objectives and reasons describing why a Masters in Psychological Research will help attain these goals
  • 3 letters of recommendation (at least 2 from professors).  Recommendation letters should be sent directly to from professional individuals familiar with your academic background and ability
  • Application Required