The University of Texas at Austin

Scholarships by The University of Texas at Austin

735 The University of Texas at Austin, shortened to UT Austin, UT, or Texas, is a public research university in Austin, Texas and the flagship institution of the University of Texas System.

Floy Agnew Scholarship

Scholarship renewable for all years of undergraduate study, if the student maintains a satisfactory behavior, remains of good moral character and maintains a satisfactory passing grade average so long as the student needs financia...

$2500-$3000/year (renewable)

C.R. Smith Endowed Scholarship

Scholarships for undergraduate students of exceptionally high academic merit. ...

$10000-$12000/year up to tuition

Unrestricted Endowed Presidential Scholarship (UEPS)

The Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid manages a portfolio of fifty Endowed Presidential scholarship Endowments for our Unrestricted Endowed presidential scholarship (UEPS) program. Each year, over 2000 qualifying juniors an...

$2500 minimum
15 March 2023

E.R. and Patti C. Breaker Scholarship

Amounts vary, but not to exceed the tuition and required fees charged by the University. ...

$5000 – up to tuition/year

Texas High School Scholarships

Graduates from a select number of Texas high schools and counties may be eligible to receive certain scholarships from UT Austin. ...


Need-based Open Criteria Scholarship Portfolio

The Office of Financial aid manages a portfolio of open criteria need based endowments they use to award students on a first come, first served basis. ...

$500 - $5000

Ben H. Stough, Jr. Endowed Scholarship

The Ben H. Stough, Jr. Endowed Scholarship is awarded to academically superior students with financial need. ...

up to $2500

Albert and Jessie Cudlipp Scholarship

Need and Merit based scholarship up to full Cost of Attendance. ...

$5000 – cost of attendance

Hilmar G. Moore Endowed Scholarship

The Hilmar G. Moore Endowed Scholarship is available to incoming and current UT Austin students who live in Fort Bend County, Texas. The George Foundation and The Henderson-Wessendorff Foundation created the scholarship program in...

$10000 – up to tuition

George L. Clark Scholarship Fund

Texas residents with strong academic record, leadership qualities, and community service who are usually from the top 10% of their high school graduating class. Awards may also be made to students already enrolled in The Universit...

PHD, Master, Bachelor
Varies – Maximum $8,000/year
1 December 2023

Gates Millennium Scholars

The Gates Millennium Scholars (GMS) Program, funded by a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, was established in 1999 to provide outstanding African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander Am...


Christopher Benton Chadwick Memorial Scholarship in Liberal Arts

Renewable scholarship for students in the College of Liberal Arts who demonstrate financial need and who maintain a 2.5 GPA, with preference given to students majoring in Government. ...

$6000/year (renewable)

M.S. and Meek Lane Doss Scholarship

Students graduating from high schools in western Texas; anywhere west of a straight line drawn between Wichita Falls, Texas and Laredo, Texas or a high school located in Southeastern New Mexico. ...


Junior Achievement Corp – Eva Stevenson Woods Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Selected by Junior Achievement, $10000 over 4 years ($2500/yr x4 year renewable). ...

PHD, Master, Bachelor

Presidential Scholars

Incoming freshmen with excellent academic credentials and high financial need are selected for our most prestigious Presidential Scholars program. Students are awarded an annual scholarship as well as additional funding to partici...

$5000/year renewable

Opportunity Scholars Endowment

Funds distributed from the endowment shall provide an alternative to loans to finance student expenses. ...


Scholarships for First Generation Students

The Office of Financial Aid takes great pride in the stewardship of endowments made specifically for First Generation students: Elizabeth & Gantt Walton Endowed scholarship, Denson Endowed Scholarship for 1st Generation, Anna ...


Children of Fallen Heroes Scholarship

In March 2018, the Children of Fallen Heroes Scholarship was authorized under the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018. Under the scholarship, a Pell-eligible student whose parent or guardian died in the line of duty while perfor...