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 1/9/23 2/15/23 3/31/23 Apply Online
McReynolds and Kirkpatrick Memorial Awards in Pre-Medical Studies Spring UG 1/9/23 2/15/23 3/31/23 Apply Online

Merit Scholarship

Spring UG 1/9/23 2/15/23 3/31/23 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 1/9/23 2/15/23 3/31/23 Apply Online
Ward Endowed Fellowships Fall & Spring G 1/9/23 2/15/23 3/31/23 Apply Online

 

Study Abroad Scholarships

Scholarship Semester Offered Grad/ Undergrad Open Date Deadline Award Date How To Apply
IRG In Singapore Maymester UG 9/1/22 11/1/22 12/1/22 Apply Online
Vienna, Austria Maymester UG 9/1/22 11/1/22 12/1/22 Apply Online
Politics of Protecting the Great Barrier Reef, Australia Maymester UG 9/1/22 11/1/22 12/1/22 Apply Online
Belize: Archaeological Field School Summer UG TBD TBD TBD Apply Online
Brazil - Salvador da Bahia Summer UG 1/9/23 3/15/23 4/30/23 Apply Online
England: Oxford English Program Summer UG 8/15/22 2/1/23 3/31/23 Apply Online
France: French Language & Literature, Lyon Summer UG 2/1/23 3/1/23 3/10/23 Apply Online
Germany: German and European Studies, Würzburg Summer UG 12/15/22 1/15/23 2/15/23 Apply Online
IRG Global Challenges France Summer UG 9/1/22 2/1/23 3/31/23 Apply Online
Italy: Rome Study Program Summer UG 2/1/23 3/1/23 3/31/23 Apply Online
Santander Spain: Language and Culture in Summer UG 9/1/22 2/1/23 3/31/23 Apply Online
Sweden: Swedish Excellence Endowment Spring for Summer/Fall travel UG/G 1/9/22 Extended to 3/10/23 3/31/23 Apply Online
LA Scholarship for Exchange Programs Spring for Fall travel UG 1/9/23 Extended to 3/10/23 3/31/23 Apply Online
LAC Study Abroad Spring for Summer/Fall travel UG TBD TBD TBD Apply Online
UTeach-Liberal Arts Study Abroad Summer and Fall Travel  Both 1/15/23 3/1/23 4/15/23 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 2/15/23 3/31/23 Apply Online
Rapoport Service Scholarships Spring UG 12/1/22 2/1/23 4/1/23 Apply Online
Strong-Shelby County Scholarship Fall & Spring UG 1/9/23 2/15/23 3/31/23 Apply Online
Styles-Franklin County Scholarship Fall & Spring UG 1/9/23 2/15/23 3/31/23 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 TBD TBD TBD Apply Online
Decherd Endowed Scholarship Fund Spring UG TBD TBD TBD Apply Online
UTeach-Liberal Arts Student Teacher Scholarship Fall & Spring Both 1/15/23 3/1/23 4/15/23 Apply Online

UTeach-Liberal Arts Field Placement Travel Scholarship

Fall & Spring Both 1/15/23 3/1/23 5/15/23 Apply Online

Other Scholarship Resources