The Pendleton Scholarship


The Pendleton Scholarship in Range Science offers outstanding students full funding to study any aspect of Rangeland Science and Management, including rangeland or habitat management, livestock grazing, wildlife populations and management, prescribed and wild fire management or ecology, and etc. These prestigious awards will provide tuition and fees (up to $10,000 per year; students will still be responsible for some fees), and expenses ($20,000-$30,000 per year, depending on qualifications) for the successful candidate. For inquiries please contact Dr. Robert Cox:; 806-834-3530.


BS or MS in Range Science, Ecology, Wildlife Science, Botany, or related fields.

Outstanding grades and GRE scores.

Excellent communication skills.

Enthusiasm for conserving, managing, and promoting rangeland resources.


  1. Complete the Texas Tech Graduate School Application at:


  1. In addition, email the documents listed below to:

Dr. Robert D. Cox

Associate Professor & Presidents Excellence in Teaching Professor

Department of Natural Resources Management, Texas Tech University

phone: 806-742-2841



  1. Required documents:

Curriculum Vitae.

Academic transcripts.

GRE scores.

Three letters of recommendation.

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