Undergraduate Scholarships


The Naveen Jindal School of Management (JSOM) awards some merit-based scholarships to incoming and continuing undergraduate students in both the fall and spring semesters. Students must be enrolled in a minimum of 15 semester credit hours to apply for scholarships designated for full-time applicants. Each scholarship may have specific requirements based on the purpose of the scholarship, including but not limited to: academic performance, area of study, residency status, leadership, community service and level of campus/student organization involvement.

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Our school has an Undergraduate Scholarship Committee that reviews applications and, depending on the availability of funds, makes awards to the candidates who best satisfy the scholarship’s criteria and intent. Please be advised that there is one master application used to apply for more than one scholarship. Click “Apply for Undergraduate Scholarship” below to access the master application. Then, select the scholarships for which you want to apply.

Application for Fall 2017 is now open.

Sales Spring 2017 Scholarship Deadline: March 31

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  • Incoming Freshman
  • Continuing Students
  • Student Support Fund
  • NBMBAA Scholarship

Incoming Freshman

  • Beena K. and Jackson A. Varnan Family Scholarship

    This scholarship was established by the Varnan Family in in support of Naveen Jindal School of Management undergraduate students.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester

    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during the scholarship award period.

    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:

    • Applicants must be full-time incoming undergraduate freshman, undergraduate transfer or current undergraduate students.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.7 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas.
    • Among equally qualified applicants, preference given to applicants who received an International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma.
    • Applicants must be graduates of a high school within the city limits of Garland, Texas
  • Business Navigators Scholarship

    Provided by the DFW Chapter of Business Navigators Dallas, this scholarship is for a full-time, first-generation undergraduate student with financial need and demonstrated leadership capability. This is a multi-year scholarship.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must demonstrate a track record in community service activities.
    • Applicants must have graduated from a Texas High School and have demonstrated high academic performance.
    • Applicants must be Texas residents at the time that they apply.
    • Applicants may be U.S. citizens, permanent residents, or international students.
    Additional application requirements:
    • In 750 word essay, explain why you believe servant leadership is an effective management tool and how you have served others in your life.
    • Provide a letter of recommendation from a representative of a community service organization explaining how you have behaved as a student leader.
    • Provide two letters of recommendation from high school teachers and/or counselors.
    • Supply a list of books you have read on the subject of servant leadership.
  • Chinese Leadership Scholarship

    This scholarship/fellowship was established by Chinese students and alumni of the Jindal School in support of undergraduate and graduates students pursuing a degree within the Jindal School.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester

    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:

    • Applicants must be full-time incoming or current undergraduate or graduate students.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants may be U.S citizens, permanent residents or international students.
    • Applicants must have completed all or part of their secondary education in China.
  • CITM Academic Excellence Scholarship

    This scholarship was established by corporate donors to the Jindal School in support of incoming freshman students pursuing a degree in Information Technology and Systems.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester

    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during the scholarship award period.

    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:

    • Applicants must be incoming freshmen in JSOM.
    • Applicants must have a declared major in Information Technology and Systems.
    • Applicants must have demonstrated academic excellence.
  • Dr. S.K. Virmani & Rupam Virmani Scholarship/Fellowship for World Healthcare

    This scholarship was established to provide support for both graduate and undergraduate students with a focus on healthcare.

    Availability: Not Currently Available.
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during the scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants may be incoming or current UT Dallas students
    • Applicants must be full-time students
    • Applicants must be pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in the Jindal School with a focus on healthcare
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA
    • Applicants may be US citizens, US permanent residents, or international students
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must submit a financial need statement.
    • Among equally qualified applicants, preference may be given to an applicant(s) who 1.) has completed all or part of their preparatory education outside of the United States; 2.) has made a positive impact on healthcare; 3.) is enrolled in or plans to enroll in UT Dallas courses that focus on improving world healthcare or 4.) has overcome significant financial barriers in pursuit of his/her education.
    • Scholarship/fellowship recipients may not compete for an additional year of funding.
  • Gary L. Tillett Scholarship

    This support provided by Jindal School alumnus Gary Tillett BS ’82 is for full-time undergraduate students with financial need.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester.
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during the scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students.
    • Applicants must have a 3.3 minimum cumulative GPA if current or transfer students at UT Dallas; 3.5 minimum cumulative GPA if incoming freshmen.
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas.
  • GEICO Achievement Scholarship

    This scholarship, funded by GEICO, provides support for undergraduate JSOM students

    Availability: Not Currently Available

    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during the scholarship award period.

    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:

    • Applicants must be incoming or current UT Dallas students.
    • Applicants may be part-time or full-time undergraduate students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA .
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or U.S. permanent residents.
    • Among equally qualified applicants, preference will be given to applicants with demonstrated leadership experience and/or demonstrated financial need by completing either a FAFSA or a financial statement.
    • Scholarship recipients may compete for a second year of funding, provided they are in good academic standing with UT Dallas. Recipients seeking a second year of funding must reapply through the scholarship committee.
  • Hazel Elise Rogers Scholarship/Fellowship for Finance

    This scholarship/fellowship was established by JSOM alumna, Judy Hendrick in honor of her mother, Hazel Elise Rogers in support of undergraduate and graduate students pursuing a finance degree in JSOM.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester

    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during the scholarship award period.

    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:

    • Applicants must be incoming or current UT Dallas students
    • Applicants must be pursuing a finance degree in JSOM
    • Applicants may be undergraduate or graduate students
    • Applicants must be enrolled full-time
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA at UT Dallas
    • Applicants may be U.S. citizens or permanent residents
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas.
  • Infinity DAWN Scholarship

    This scholarship was established by a group of donors who are interested in supporting students who are making an impact in the community through volunteer service.

    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time incoming or current students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants may be U.S. citizens, permanent residents or international students.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must submit a financial need statement.
    • Applicants must demonstrate leadership and past involvement in activities that have positively impacted their community.
  • Jindal School of Management Freshman Excellence Scholarship

    All applicants must fully complete and submit the online undergraduate scholarship application and are encouraged to read the criteria and requirements very carefully to ensure meeting the qualifications.

    The scholarship application is open to all first-time-in-college freshmen who have been admitted to UT Dallas as a Jindal School of Management undergraduate major. All applicants must apply to be considered. Incoming freshmen who have been awarded University Level scholarships are eligible provided that their total university level award does not exceed $5,500 per semester. JSOM Freshmen Excellence Scholarships will be awarded to exceptional candidates on a competitive basis and will be offered to selected recipients until all funds are exhausted. Recipients of the award will receive $3,000 for each for the fall and spring semesters during their freshmen year totaling $6,000. The JSOM Freshmen Excellence Scholarship is not renewable beyond the first academic year. Recipients are encouraged to apply for the Dean’s Excellence Scholarship for an opportunity for continued scholarship support beyond their first year.

    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants SAT/ACT scores, class rank, activities, achievements, leadership positions will be considered.
    • Applicants must be graduating from a US high school.
    • Applicants must be enrolled in at least 15 semester credit hours.
    • Applicants must remain a JSOM major.

    All applications received after the priority deadline will continue to be reviewed until all available scholarship funds are exhausted in the date order received.

    Priority Deadline: March 1, 2017

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  • National Merit Finalists

    The Honors College coordinates with the University’s National Merit Scholarship Division to offer special scholarships to students who are National Merit Finalists. Click here for more information about these awards.

  • Peter Buffett Scholarship/ Fellowship

    The Peter Buffet Scholarship was established in appreciation of Peter Buffett and his support of the 2015 Scholarship Breakfast.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time incoming or current students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in JSOM.
    • Undergraduate applicants must have at least a 3.2 cumulative GPA and graduate applicants must have at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants may be U.S. citizens, permanent residents or international students
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must submit a financial need statement.
    Additional application requirements:

    In a narrative of 400 words or less, describe your involvement in social entrepreneurship

  • R. Carter and Angela Pate Fellowship for Accounting

    This fellowship was established in support of undergraduate and graduate students in accounting.

    Availability: Not Currently Available
    Award : $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be incoming or current students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in accounting in JSOM.
    • Applicants may be enrolled part-time or full-time.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.2 cumulative GPA.
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas.
    • Scholarship/fellowship recipients may not compete for an additional year of funding.
  • UT Dallas Academic Excellence Scholarships

    There are three levels of AES Scholarship:

    • Academic Achievement Scholarship
    • Academic Distinction Scholarship
    • Academic Honors Scholarship

    To learn more, please check out the UT Dallas AES webpage

  • YES Club at UT Dallas Murthy Scholarship/Fellowship

    This need-based scholarship was established by the founders of the YES Club at UT Dallas in memory of Ganapathi Bothla Murthy.

    Availability: Not Currently Available
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be incoming or current students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must be full-time students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in JSOM.
    • Undergraduate applicants must have at least a 3.2 cumulative GPA.
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens, U.S. permanent residents, or international students.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must submit a financial need statement.
    Additional application requirements:

    Provide a brief description of your leadership skills and how you have made a positive impact in your communities.

  • Yolanda Churcher Scholarship Fund

    This need-based scholarship was established in memory of Yolanda Churcher, a passionate advocate for education.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be incoming or current undergraduate students in JSOM.
    • Applicants may be part time or full-time students.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or U.S. permanent residents
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants must be graduates of a high school in Dallas County, Texas
    Additional application requirements:

    Provide a brief description of how you have made a positive impact in your communities and, or how you have overcome barriers in pursuit of your education.

Continuing Students

All applicants must fully complete and submit the online undergraduate scholarship application and are encouraged to read the criteria and requirements very carefully to ensure meeting the qualifications. Also, be advised that:

  • Most of the specific donor scholarships listed below are for fall semester only.
  • Application Deadline: Fall Semester, May 20th and Spring Semester, December 5th.
  • Accounting Program Fund

    This scholarship fund, funded by JSOM Accounting Program alumni, faculty and staff, provides support for full-time undergraduate or graduate students in Accounting.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students.
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
    • Undergraduate applicants must be enrolled in or have completed 3 upper-level JSOM undergraduate accounting courses.
  • Angelica Barriga Scholarship

    This need-based scholarship funded by JSOM alum Angelica Barriga BS’03; MBA’08 is for full-time undergraduate students.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Award: $2,500 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.5 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas. Preference will be given to applicants who can demonstrate the greatest financial need.
    Additional application requirements:

    In a narrative of 400 words or less, describe how this scholarship will impact your educational journey.

  • Ann and Jack Graves Foundation International Travel Award

    This award is open to Jindal School of Management students participating in a school-sponsored or faculty-led international study trip.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.5 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas.
    Additional application requirements:

    In 400 words or less, identify international trips in which you plan to participate and describe the reasons for your interest and what you hope to gain from the travel.

  • Beena K. and Jackson A. Varnan Family Scholarship

    This scholarship was established by the Varnan Family in in support of Naveen Jindal School of Management undergraduate students.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester

    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during the scholarship award period.

    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:

    • Applicants must be full-time incoming undergraduate freshman, undergraduate transfer or current undergraduate students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.7 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas.
    • Among equally qualified applicants, preference given to applicants who received an International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma.
    • Applicants must be must be graduates of a high school within the city limits of Garland, Texas.
  • BKD Accounting Scholarship

    Provided by BKD, this scholarship provides support to full-time undergraduate graduate students in Accounting.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time or part-time undergraduate or graduate students.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.5 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
  • Bob and Ann Kieschnick Scholarship

    This scholarship provides support for undergraduate students in JSOM who are engaged in the campus community.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during the scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must have completed at least 12 hours of undergraduate coursework at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA.
    • Applicants must be US citizens, permanent residents, or international students.
    • Applicants must be engaged with the UT Dallas campus community as evidenced by involvement in registered UT Dallas student organizations, student government, campus volunteerism and/or campus employment.
    • Among equally qualified applicants, preference may be given to those who are active in the Financial Leadership Association and/or have contributed to the success of the UTD SOM Investment Corporation. Involvement in these organizations will remain a preference criterion of this scholarship as long as participation in the respective organizations remains open to all UT Dallas students.
  • Chalak Mitra Life Scholarship

    This scholarship was provided by the Chalak Mitra Foundation for undergraduate students.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants may be U.S. citizens, permanent residents or international students.
    • Among equally qualified applicants, preference may be given to an applicant who has completed all or part of his/her preparatory education in India or has a connection to or interest in India.
  • Charles and Christina Quinn Scholarship for Jindal School Veterans

    Charles Quinn EMBA ’08 and his wife Christina BS ’12 established this award to provide additional support for full-time undergraduate students with Veteran status.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
    • Among equally qualified applicants, preference will be given to Veterans who earned a campaign medal for overseas service or served in one of the following:
      Army Special Forces or Rangers, Air Force Special Operations, Marine Corps Force Reconnaissance,
      or Navy Special Warfare or Combatant Craft units
    Additional application requirements:

    In 400 words or less, describe your military service. Include any awards or honors received and descriptions of overseas service.

  • Chinese Leadership Scholarship

    This scholarship was established by Chinese students and alumni of the Jindal School in support of undergraduate and graduate students pursuing a degree within the Jindal School.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester.

    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:

    • Applicants must be incoming or current undergraduate or graduate students.
    • Applicants must be enrolled full-time in JSOM.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants may be U.S citizens, permanent residents or international students.
    • Applicants must have completed all or part of their secondary education in China.
  • CoreNet Global – North Texas Chapter Scholarship/Fellowship for the Real Estate Program

    CoreNet, an association for corporate real estate and workplace professionals, service providers and economic developers, has provided support for students studying commercial real estate.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must demonstrate completion of or current enrollment in at least one real estate course.
    • Applicants may be U.S. citizens, permanent residents, or international students.
    Additional application requirements:

    Provide a brief description of your desire to study commercial real estate. Include any current activity with the UT Dallas Real Estate Club.

  • David L. Holmberg Scholarship/Fellowship

    This scholarship was established by Distinguished Alumnus David L. Holmberg an EMBA graduate. This scholarship supports Naveen Jindal School of Management students.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during the scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time JSOM undergraduate or graduate students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.5 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants may be U.S citizens, permanent residents or international students.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must submit a financial need statement.
  • Dr. S.K. Virmani & Rupam Virmani Scholarship/Fellowship for World Healthcare

    This scholarship was established to provide support for both graduate and undergraduate students with a focus on healthcare.

    Availability: Not Currently Available.
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during the scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants may be incoming or current UT Dallas students
    • Applicants must be full-time students
    • Applicants must be pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in the Jindal School with a focus on healthcare
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA
    • Applicants may be US citizens, US permanent residents, or international students
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must submit a financial need statement.
    • Among equally qualified applicants, preference may be given to an applicant(s) who 1.) has completed all or part of their preparatory education outside of the United States; 2.) has made a positive impact on healthcare; 3.) is enrolled in or plans to enroll in UT Dallas courses that focus on improving world healthcare or 4.) has overcome significant financial barriers in pursuit of his/her education.
    • Scholarship/fellowship recipients may not compete for an additional year of funding.
  • Ebby Halliday Scholarship for Real Estate

    Scholarship award open to full-time undergraduate students who are studying real estate.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must demonstrate completion of or current enrollment in at least one JSOM real estate course.
    • Applicants may be U.S. citizens, permanent residents, or international students.
    Additional application requirements:

    Provide a brief description of your desire to study commercial real estate. Include any current activity with the UT Dallas Real Estate Club, and describe how this scholarship will add to your educational goals.

  • Elsie B. Curtin Scholarship Fund

    This need-based award was established in memory of Elsie B. Curtin, a lifelong teacher and education advocate.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students in JSOM who have completed at least 12 credit hours at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas.
  • EMBA Class of 2011 Scholarship

    This scholarship, provided by members of the EMBA class of 2011, provides need-based support for Veterans or dedicated community volunteers who are enrolled in a full-time undergraduate program at the Jindal School of Management.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students in JSOM.
    • Current undergraduate applicants must have at least a 3.5 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Graduating high school applicants must have maintained at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA and must be ranked in the top 10% of their high school class.
    • Applicants must be able to present verifiable credentials of having served honorably in the U.S. Military or having performed volunteer community service.
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas.
    Additional application requirements:

    In 400 words or less, describe your community service or your military service.

  • Emersons Commercial Management — Keith L. Colvin Scholarship

    This scholarship was established in honor of former Emersons CFO, Keith L. Colvin, MBA ’96 and MS ‘09 in support of the Naveen Jindal School of Management students pursuing a degree with a real estate concentration or a degree in accounting.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be pursuing a degree with a real estate concentration or a degree in accounting at JSOM.
    • Applicants may be undergraduate or graduate students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.5 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants may be U.S. citizens, permanent residents or international students.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must submit a financial need statement.
  • Frank Bass Endowed Scholarship

    This scholarship fund was established by various donors in honor of Professor Frank Bass in support of Naveen Jindal School of Management students.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during the scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.5 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants may be U.S. citizens, permanent residents, or international students.
  • freshbenies Scholarship for Entrepreneurship

    This support is provided by freshbenies, a company founded by Jindal School alumnus Heidi Rasmussen (BA ’91) and her husband Reid to support undergraduate students studying entrepreneurship at JSOM.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester.
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be incoming or current students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must be pursuing an undergraduate degree in JSOM with a focus on entrepreneurship.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 minimum GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants may be U.S. citizens, permanent residents or international students.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must submit a financial need statement.
  • Gary L. Tillett Scholarship

    This support provided by Jindal School alumnus Gary Tillett BS ’82 is for full-time undergraduate students with financial need.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester.
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during the scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students.
    • Applicants must have a 3.3 minimum cumulative GPA if current or transfer students at UT Dallas; 3.5 minimum cumulative GPA if incoming freshmen.
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas.
  • GEICO Achievement Scholarship

    This scholarship, funded by GEICO, provides support for undergraduate JSOM students

    Availability: Not Currently Available

    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during the scholarship award period.

    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:

    • Applicants must be incoming or current UT Dallas students.
    • Applicants may be part-time or full-time undergraduate students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA .
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or U.S. permanent residents.
    • Among equally qualified applicants, preference will be given to applicants with demonstrated leadership experience and/or demonstrated financial need by completing either a FAFSA or a financial statement.
    • Scholarship recipients may compete for a second year of funding, provided they are in good academic standing with UT Dallas. Recipients seeking a second year of funding must reapply through the scholarship committee.
  • Gigi Edwards Bryant Champions Scholarship

    This scholarship was established by Gigi Edwards Bryant in support JSOM students.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester.
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time or part-time students.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants may be U.S. citizens, permanent residents or international students.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must submit a financial need statement.
    • Among equally qualified applicants, preference will be given to applicants who have previously been in a foster care and/or have made a positive impact in the lives of children in the foster care system through volunteerism, advocacy or similar activities.
    • Scholarship award is non-renewable and cannot be stacked or combined.
    Additional Application Requirements:

    In 400 words or fewer, describe your experience in foster care advocacy, volunteerism similar activity.

  • Hazel Elise Rogers Scholarship/Fellowship for Finance

    This scholarship/fellowship was established by JSOM alumna, Judy Hendrick in honor of her mother, Hazel Elise Rogers in support of undergraduate and graduate students pursuing a finance degree in JSOM.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester

    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during the scholarship award period.

    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:

    • Applicants must be incoming or current UT Dallas students
    • Applicants must be pursuing a finance degree in JSOM
    • Applicants may be undergraduate or graduate students
    • Applicants must be enrolled full-time
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA at UT Dallas
    • Applicants may be U.S. citizens or permanent residents
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas.
  • HilltopSecurities Management Scholarship

    This endowment was established to provide need-based support for full-time undergraduate students.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time or part-time undergraduate students and enrolled in at least 12 semester credit hours per semester.
    • Applicants must have a cumulative GPA greater than 3.5 at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants must be juniors or seniors.
    • Applicants may be U.S. citizens, permanent residents or international students.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must submit a financial need statement.
  • Infinity DAWN Scholarship

    This scholarship was established by a group of donors who are interested in supporting students who are making an impact in the community through volunteer service.

    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants may be full-time incoming or current undergraduate students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants may be U.S. citizens, permanent residents or international students.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must submit a financial need statement.
    Additional Application Requirements:

    Applicants must demonstrate leadership and past involvement in activities that have positively impacted their community.

  • Intel Security Scholarship for Sales

    This award is for full-time undergraduate students in sales. (This award requires a separate application through the Center for Professional Sales at http://jindal.utdallas.edu/marketing/pro-sales/).

    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Deadline: March 31
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants must be enrolled in a sales class for the semester of the award.
    • Preference given to students working toward USCA Certified Sales designation.
  • Joseph Scholarship

    This need-based scholarship funded by an anonymous donor is for full-time or part-time undergraduate and graduate students that are also parents/guardians of a dependent minor.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester.
    Award: $1,000 tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time or part-time undergraduate or graduate students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.2 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
    • Applicants must be a parent/guardian of a dependent minor.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas.
    • Among equally qualified applicants, preference may be given to a single parent/guardian of a dependent minor.
  • Karla and Hassan Al-Tabatabaie Scholarship

    This support provided by Jindal School alumnus Hassan Al-Tabatabaie BS ’89; MS ‘95 is for full-time or part-time undergraduate students.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time or part-time undergraduate students in JSOM.
    • Applicants may be U.S. citizens, permanent residents or international students.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must submit a financial need statement.
  • Kevin and Cristi Ryan Scholarship/Fellowship

    This scholarship was established to support undergraduate students at JSOM.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period. Availability to apply for a second year of funding provided recipient is within good academic standing.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be incoming or current, full-time or part-time undergraduate students in JSOM.
    • Applicants may be U.S. citizens, permanent residents or international students.
  • Lars Magnus Ericsson Scholarship in Management

    Established by Ericsson, Inc. in honor of its founder Lars Magnus Ericsson, this award is designated for full-time undergraduate students pursuing an undergraduate degree in the Jindal School of Management.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time sophomores, juniors or seniors in JSOM.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.5 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants may be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
    Additional Application Requirements:

    In 400 words or fewer, discuss your community service, leadership work experience. Include your degree plan and how it will prepare your for desired career.

  • Liberty Mutual Sales Scholarship

    This award is for full-time undergraduate students in sales. (This award requires a separate application through the Center for Professional Sales at http://jindal.utdallas.edu/marketing/pro-sales/).

    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Deadline: March 31
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants must have completed MKT 3330.
    • Applicants must be enrolled in a sales class for the semester of the award.
    • Preference given to student working toward USCA Certified Sales designation.
  • Patricia A. Hammons Memorial Scholarship/Fellowship

    This fellowship is provided in honor of Patricia A. Hammons in support of JSOM students.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time junior or senior undergraduate students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants may be U.S citizens, permanent residents or international students.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must submit a financial need statement.
  • Peter Buffett Scholarship/Fellowship

    The Peter Buffet Scholarship was established in appreciation of Peter Buffett and his support of the 2015 Scholarship Breakfast.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester.
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time, incoming or continuing undergraduate students in JSOM.
    • Undergraduate applicants must have at least a 3.2 cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants may be U.S. citizens, permanent residents or international students.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must submit a financial need statement.
    • Among equally qualified applicants, preference will be given to a student involved in a social, entrepreneurial venture.
    Additional application requirements:

    In a narrative of 400 words or less, describe your involvement in social entrepreneurship

  • R. Carter and Angela Pate Fellowship for Accounting

    This fellowship was established in support of undergraduate and graduate students in accounting.

    Availability: Not Currently Available
    Award : $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be incoming or current students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in accounting in JSOM.
    • Applicants may be enrolled part-time or full-time.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.2 cumulative GPA.
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas.
    • Scholarship/fellowship recipients may not compete for an additional year of funding.
  • Rutul Dattani Scholarship for Excellence in Supply Chain Management

    This scholarship was established in support of the Naveen Jindal School of Management students pursuing a degree in Supply Chain Management.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester.
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be current JSOM students pursuing a degree in Supply Chain Management.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.5 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants may be U.S. citizens, permanent residents or international students.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must submit a financial need statement.
    • Among equally qualified applicants, preference may be given to an applicant who has completed all or part of his/her preparatory education in India or who is active in the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) student organization at UT Dallas.
  • Saadia Sheikh Scholarship/Fellowship for Entrepreneurship

    Saadia Sheikh, BS’09 Vice President E Smith Realty Saadia Sheikh is passionate about many things and one of them is entrepreneurship. Just a few years after graduating from the Jindal School, her passion has translated into a thriving career in commercial real estate. In 2016, Saadia decided to give back to JSOM students pursuing degrees in entrepreneurship to encourage and support the next generation of entrepreneurs.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester.

    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:

    • Applicants must be incoming or current, part-time or full-time undergraduate students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must be pursuing a degree in JSOM with a focus on entrepreneurship through either academic programs or coursework.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants may be U.S. citizens, permanent residents or international students.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must submit a financial need statement.
  • Skip Moore Leadership and Service Scholarship

    Named after former Chairman of the JSOM Advisory Council, Skip Moore, this merit-based support is for full-time undergraduate or graduate students.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students.
    Additional application requirements:

    Provide a brief description of your leadership and/or service accomplishments.

  • State Farm Endowed Scholarship for Information Technology and Systems

    This scholarship provides support for undergraduate students pursuing a degree in ITS.

    Availability: Not Currently Available
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time undergraduate sophomore, junior, or senior students.
    • Applicants must have declared an information technology and systems major.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 minimum GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas.
    • Among equally qualified applicants, preference will be given to those who demonstrate the greatest financial need or have made a positive impact on their communities through community service.
  • State Farm Scholarship

    This scholarship provides support for full-time undergraduate JSOM students.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full time undergraduate sophomores, juniors, or seniors in JSOM.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas.
    • Among equally qualified applicants, preference given to students with demonstrated community service.
    Additional application requirements:

    In 400 words or less, please describe any service to the UTD campus or any community service activities that you have been involved in.

  • State Farm Scholarship for Risk Management and Insurance

    This scholarship award open to full-time undergraduate students in Risk Management and Insurance.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time undergraduate sophomores, juniors, or seniors in JSOM.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
    • Preference given to students with a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and/or demonstrated community service.
    • Applicants must have completed or currently be enrolled in an RMI class.
    Additional application requirements:

    In 400 words or less, please describe any service to the UTD campus or any community service activities that you have been involved in.

  • Steven W. Lyle Scholarship

    This scholarship was made possible by long-time Jindal School friend and former advisory council member, Steve Lyle.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students pursuing Business Administration, Information Technology or Marketing degree programs in JSOM.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas<./li>
    • Applicants may be U.S. citizen or permanent residents.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas.
  • Steve Penson Leadership and Service Scholarship

    This scholarship is in honor of former Jindal School advisory council chair, Steve Penson.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students in JSOM.
    • Among equally qualified applicants, preference given to a student with demonstrated leadership and service experience.
    Additional application requirements:

    Provide a brief description of your leadership and/or service accomplishments.

  • Tera Scholarship Fund

    This need-based scholarship funded by Jindal School alumnus Deep Singh BA’09; MBA’11 is for full-time undergraduate students.

    Availability: Fall 2017 Semester
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants may be incoming or current full-time undergraduate students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must be in good academic standing.
    • Applicants must be US citizens, US permanent residents, or international students.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must submit a financial need statement.
    Additional application requirements:

    Provide a brief description of how you have overcome challenges in your life to thrive, as well as your educational, career, and personal goals.

  • Terry W. Conner Leadership and Service Scholarship

    This merit-based support provided by JSOM Advisory Council member, Terry Conner, is for full-time undergraduate or graduate students.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students.
    • Among equally qualified applicants, preference given to a student with demonstrated leadership and service experience.
    Additional application requirements:

    Provide a brief description of your leadership and/or service accomplishments.

  • Texas Capital Bank Scholarship for Sales

    This award is for full-time undergraduate students in sales. (This award requires a separate application through the Center for Professional Sales at http://jindal.utdallas.edu/marketing/pro-sales/).

    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Deadline: March 31
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants must have completed MKT 3330, Introduction to Sales.
    • Applicants must be enrolled in a sales class for the semester of the award.
    • Among equally qualified applicants, preference given to student working toward USCA Certified Sales designation.
  • Tom James Company Scholarship for Sales

    This award is for full-time undergraduate students in sales. (This award requires a separate application through the Center for Professional Sales at http://jindal.utdallas.edu/marketing/pro-sales/).

    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Deadline: March 31
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants must have completed MKT 3330, Introduction to Sales.
    • Applicants must be enrolled in a sales class for the semester of the award.
    • Among equally qualified applicants, preference given to student working toward USCA Certified Sales designation.
  • The Jefflyn Williamson Endowed Scholarship

    This scholarship from JSOM Distinguished Alumnus Jefflyn Williamson BS ’84 provides need-based support for full-time undergraduate students.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants must have completed a minimum of 30 semester credit hours and at least two semesters at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas. Preference will be given to applicants who can demonstrate the greatest financial need.
  • YES Club at UT Dallas Murthy Scholarship/Fellowship

    This need-based scholarship was established by the founders of the YES Club at UT Dallas in memory of Ganapathi Bothla Murthy.

    Availability: Not Currently Available
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be incoming or current students in JSOM.
    • Applicants must be full-time students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in JSOM.
    • Undergraduate applicants must have at least a 3.2 cumulative GPA.
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens, U.S. permanent residents, or international students.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must submit a financial need statement.
    Additional application requirements:

    Provide a brief description of your leadership skills and how you have made a positive impact in your communities.

  • Yolanda Churcher Scholarship Fund

    This need-based scholarship was established in memory of Yolanda Churcher, a passionate advocate for education.

    Availability: Awarded in the Fall Semester
    Award: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be incoming or current undergraduate students in JSOM.
    • Applicants may be part time or full-time students.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or U.S. permanent residents
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have a FAFSA on file at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants must be graduates of a high school in Dallas County, Texas
    Additional application requirements:

    Provide a brief description of how you have made a positive impact in your communities and, or how you have overcome barriers in pursuit of your education.

Student Support Fund

Naveen Jindal Student Support Fund

Application Deadline: Fall 2017 Deadline: May 20, 2017

The Naveen Jindal Student Support Fund was established by alum Naveen Jindal as part of his generous support of the Jindal School of Management. This scholarship is open to all degree-seeking undergraduate domestic students in the Jindal School of Management who have successfully completed at least 12 semester credit hours. A preference will be given to students who demonstrate financial need. Applicants must have a current FAFSA on file with the Office of Financial Aid. FAFSA applications may be completed at https://fafsa.ed.gov.

Visit the UT Dallas Financial Aid page for more information about this scholarship.

Apply for Student Support Fund Scholarship

NBMBAA Scholarship

The National Black MBA Association Inc (NBMBAA), Dallas-Ft. Worth Chapter will be accepting applications for the 2017 Scholarship Competition. Please also make sure to visit our chapter page: http://dfwmbas.org/.

Award: $1,000 – $1,500 scholarships are available
Application Deadline: May 31, 2017
Qualifications:

  • Dallas/Fort Worth high school seniors
  • College students from the Dallas/Fort Worth area (undergraduate, graduate, PhD) enrolled in a business program for Fall 2017
  • Must be of African American descent
Competition:
  • Online Application
  • Essay
  • Transcript Submission
How to Enter:

Important Notes