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Scholarships & Awards

 

There are many scholarship and fellowship opportunities available to students in the College of Liberal Arts through UT Austin offices. Most of our endowed scholarships are awarded through the merit and competitive scholarship competitions. 

General information about scholarships can be obtained in the Liberal Arts Scholarships office by contacting cola-scholarships@austin.utexas.edu . 

In addition, there are scholarships available through external sources (local and national organizations, foundations, etc.) Links to some of these resources can be found at the bottom of this page. For information about loans and grants, contact UT Financial Aid.

Merits and Awards

Scholarship Semester Offered Grad/ Undergrad Open Date Deadline Award Date How To Apply
Competitive Scholarship Fall & Spring UG 8/22/22 10/14/22 11/18/22 Apply Online
McReynolds and Kirkpatrick Memorial Awards in Pre-Medical Studies Spring UG 1/9/23 3/1/23 3/30/23 Apply Online

Merit Scholarship

Spring UG 1/9/23 3/1/23 4/6/23 Apply Online

 

Research Scholarships

Scholarship Semester Offered Grad/ Undergrad Open Date Deadline Award Date How To Apply
Liberal Arts Undergraduate Research Awards Fall & Spring UG 8/22/22 10/14/22 11/18/22 Apply Online
Ward Endowed Fellowships Fall & Spring G 8/22/22 10/14/22 11/18/22 Apply Online

 

Study Abroad Scholarships

Scholarship Semester Offered Grad/ Undergrad Open Date Deadline Award Date How To Apply
IRG In Singapore Maymester UG TBD TBD TBD Apply Online
Vienna, Austria Maymester UG TBD TBD TBD Apply Online
Politics of Protecting the Great Barrier Reef, Australia Maymester UG TBD TBD TBD Apply Online
Belize: Archaeological Field School Summer UG TBD TBD TBD Apply Online
Brazil - Salvador da Bahia Summer UG TBD TBD TBD Apply Online
England: Oxford English Program Summer UG TBD TBD TBD Apply Online
France: French Language & Literature, Lyon Summer UG TBD TBD TBD Apply Online
Germany: German and European Studies, Würzburg Summer UG TBD TBD TBD Apply Online
IRG Global Challenges France Summer UG TBD TBD TBD Apply Online
Italy: Rome Study Program Summer UG TBD TBD TBD Apply Online
Santander Spain: Language and Culture in Summer UG TBD TBD TBD Apply Online
Sweden: Swedish Excellence Endowment Fall for Spring travel UG/G 8/22/22 10/14/22 11/28/22 Apply Online
LA Scholarship for Exchange Programs Fall for Spring travel UG 8/22/22 10/14/22 11/28/22 Apply Online
LAC Study Abroad Fall for Spring travel UG TBD TBD TBD Apply Online
UTeach-Liberal Arts Study Abroad Fall for Spring travel Both 9/1/22 10/1/22 11/1/22 Apply Online

 

Misc. Scholarships 

Scholarship Semester Offered Grad/ Undergrad Open Date Deadline Award Date How To Apply
Randy Diehl Prize in Liberal Arts Spring UG 1/9/23 3/1/23 4/6/23 Apply Online
Rapoport Service Scholarships Spring UG TBD TBD TBD Apply Online
Strong-Shelby County Scholarship Fall & Spring UG 8/22/22 10/14/22 11/18/22 Apply Online
Styles-Franklin County Scholarship Fall & Spring UG 8/22/22 10/14/22 11/18/22 Apply Online
LAH Rapoport-King Thesis Scholarship Fall UG 8/23/22 10/1/22 10/15/22 Apply Online
Larry Temple Scholarship Fall UG   8/31/22 Sept. 2022 Apply Online
Decherd Endowed Scholarship Fund Spring UG TBD TBD TBD Apply Online
UTeach-Liberal Arts Student Teacher Scholarship Fall & Spring Both 9/1/22 10/1/22 11/1/22 Apply Online

UTeach-Liberal Arts Field Placement Travel Scholarship

Fall & Spring Both 9/1/22 11/1/22 11/15/22 Apply Online

Other Scholarship Resources