Senate of College Councils

Scholarships

Description: The Academic Improvement Scholarship is designed to reward students who show significant improvement in academics despite performing poorly in previous academic years. Find the application here.

Amount: Senate is proud to offer two $500 scholarships to two qualifying students each semester

Eligibility: To qualify for the scholarship, students must have had a GPA below around 2.75 at least two semesters ago and have since improved their GPA from that former GPA. Applicants must have made significant improvements to their GPA and taken steps to to ensure they retain this academic success. Applicants may apply for the Academic Improvement Scholarship as many times as they wish, but once an individual has been awarded the scholarship, he/she may not be awarded the scholarship a second time.

Submission: https://utexas.collegiatelink.net/form/start/111738

Questions: Please email any questions to our Recruitment and Retention Co-Chairs.

Study Abroad Scholarship

Deadline: Thursday, November 5th at 5 pm.

Description: The Study Abroad Scholarship offers a merit-based $1,000 scholarship to a qualifying student to pursue his or her education around the world through programs offered through UT's Study Abroad Office.

Amount: Senate is proud to offer $1,000 to a qualifying student pursuing study abroad each semester.

Eligibility: Open to all undergraduate students, including international students, studying abroad in Spring 2016. Maymester study abroad students are NOT eligible. Applicants may apply for the Academic Enrichment Study Abroad Scholarship as many times as they wish, but once an individual has been awarded the scholarship, he/she may not be awarded the scholarship a second time.

Submission: Applications must be submitted to senateae@gmail.com with an unofficial transcript included. .