Scholarships and Special Awards

Rio Grande Valley Regional Science and Engineering Fair

Raul Besteiro Memorial Scholarship

Funds to assist Senior Division Grand Champion to attend UTB/TSC


Special Awards are given in a wide variety of categories and organizations interested in sponsoring a Special Award should contact Dr. Greg Garcia at or Roni Louise Rentfro at

Special Awards presented at the Rio Grande Regional Science and Engineering Fair include the

Learn more about other Special Award presented  to students at past RGV RSEF Fair competitions at these websites:

American Meteorological Society
American Psychological Association
ASM Materials Education Foundation
Association for Women Geoscientists
Herbert Hoover Presidential Library Association
Intel Excellence in Computer Science Award
International Society for Optical Engineering
Mu Alpha Theta, The National High School and Two Year College Mathematics Honor Society
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - NOAA
National Society of Professional Engineers & Professional Engineers in Industry
Office of Naval Research on behalf of the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps
Society for In Vitro Biology

WEF/ITT Stockholm Junior Water Prize
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services/U.S. Public Health Service
U.S. Metric Association
U.S. Army - Regional Award
Yale Science & Engineering Association

Terry Jay Phillip Memorial Scholarship

Funds to assist Senior Division Grand Champion Team Members to attend UTB/TSC