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Scholarship descriptions

 

Alumni Association Scholarships
Apply for the following scholarships directly through the Alumni Association. Click here to apply! Deadline: February 17, 2014.

African-American Scholarship

Established in 1991, this scholarship was created to recruit deserving African-American students to complete their studies at The University of Texas at Arlington.
REQUIREMENTS: Sophomore classification or higher • demonstrated financial need • African-American origin • full-time student in good standing.

Frankie Stewart Hansell Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was gifted in 1987 by the Class of 1934 alumnae. Frankie Stewart Hansell sought to provide an opportunity for students who have the potential to succeed but lack the financial resources to complete their degrees. 
REQUIREMENTS: U.S. Citizen or a permanent resident • graduate or undergraduate student • preference to females, but not limited to females • demonstrated financial need. 

Hispanic Scholarship
Established in 1990, this scholarship is intended to provide financial support to Hispanic students and encourage them to complete their field of study at The University of Texas at Arlington.
REQUIREMENTS: For continuing UT Arlington students who have completed 15 hours at UT Arlington • Hispanic origin • full-time enrollment in good standing • 2.5 GPA • demonstrated leadership ability.
 

UT Arlington Departmental Scholarships
Apply for the following scholarships directly through the Alumni Association. Click here to apply! Deadline: February 17, 2014.


Architecture Alumni Topping Out Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2006 by the Architecture Alumni Chapter.
REQUIREMENTS: Interior Design, Landscape Architecture or Architecture major • full-time student with 15 credit hours completed at UT Arlington • 3.25 GPA • demonstrate leadership ability and potential for success • applicants who maintain the required GPA may reapply for up to 3 years.

Cothburn O’Neal Scholarship
Established in 1999, this scholarship honors the 1925 graduate, Distinguished Ut Arlington professor and World War II naval aviator. He was later inducted to the Maverick Hall of Honor.
REQUIREMENTS: Military Science Cadet with the highest GPA in his/her military science class • 
U.S. Citizen or a permanent resident  • submit a letter stating career goals • demonstrated financial need.

Daniel Kauth Scholarship

This scholarship was gifted in 1995 by the 1984 alumnus for marketing majors giving preference to out-of-state residents.
REQUIREMENTS: Marketing major • full-time student and demonstrated financial need • submit a letter stating career goals and future commitment to UT Arlington.


Igor Fraiberg Scholarship in Engineering
Established by the estate of Igor Fraiberg in 2000, this award provides support for students who demonstrate potential for success in the field of engineering. Fraiberg specialized in mechanical and metallurgical engineering and is regarded for his contributions to the oil industry.
REQUIREMENTS: Engineering sophomore, junior or senior • preference given to mechanical or metallurgical engineering • 3.0 GPA • demonstrated financial need.

Karin McCallum Scholarship
Established in 1995, this scholarship provides assistance to students pursuing a field of study in Speech Communication.
REQUIREMENTS: Speech-Communication major • full-time student • junior or senior • submit transcript, professional resume, and letter of recommendation from a Communication professor

Lloyd Clark Scholarship
This fund was established in 1992 to recognize the journalism accomplishments of the former Shorthorn editor. 
REQUIREMENTS: Junior or senior • completed 15 hours at UT Arlington • full-time student with commitment to journalism career • noticeable academic achievement • evidence of success in journalism • may consider financial need • writing sample 

Norma Jane Pitman Roberts Scholarship
Established in 1999, this scholarship was established by family members of the class of 1940 alumnae. This fund provides financial assistance to students in pursuit of a successful business career.
REQUIREMENTS: Preference given, but no limited to, first generation college students • business major • demonstrated financial need • 2.5 GPA.

Pitman-Roberts Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 1996, by the graduates of 1940 for a Military Science student exhibiting outstanding leadership qualities.
REQUIREMENTS: Completed 15 hours at UTA and currently enrolled • cannot have completed more than 4 semesters • currently enrolled in Military Science I or II.

Sue & Art Mosby Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 1989 to encourage talented musicians to complete their fields of study at UT Arlington. 
REQUIREMENTS: Enrolled in music • full-time student at UT Arlington in good standing • demonstrated financial need • demonstrated musical ability with potential to complete degree • audition required 

Weiss Family Scholarship
The scholarship was established in 2006 by the 1973 industrial engineering graduate to honor his father and grandfather for giving him the motivation to persevere through the engineering curriculum. The purpose of this fund is to provide financial assistance to engineering students who demonstrate the potential for success in their field of study.
REQUIREMENTS: Industrial Engineering or Mechanical Engineering junior or senior • U.S. citizenship or permanent residency • full-time student • 3.0 GPA 
• Eligible candidates are employed students who apply Industrial Engineering principals in their work• preference is given to those employed students who apply the principles of Six Sigma into their work • recipients may reapply for up to 2 years • The selection process will be conducted jointly with the Department of Industrial & Manufacturing Systems Engineering • submit short essay describing your work, career and future Alumni Association goals.

UT Arlington Scholarship Office Scholarships
Apply for the following scholarships directly through the Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships. Scholarship descriptions can be located on the Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships webpage. Deadline: February 17, 2014.

Alumni Association Scholars


Alumni Legacy Scholarship


John Berry Rogers Scholarship


Simmons-Blackwell Scholarship

Student Alumni Association Sophomore Scholarship

Van Siclen Family Scholarship

 
The number of scholarships awarded per scholarship and the amount of awards varies from year to year.

 

 

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