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.

Spring 2017 Application is now closed.

Sales Spring 2017 Scholarship Deadline: March 31


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  • Incoming Freshman
  • Continuing Students
  • Student Support Fund
  • 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 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 U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
    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

    Award: Not Currently Available

    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.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must provide a financial need statement from the UT Dallas Financial Aid Office.
    • Among equally qualified applicants, preference will be given to applicants who have completed all or part of their secondary education in China.
  • 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 FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must provide a financial need statement from the UT Dallas Financial Aid Office.
    • Applicants must demonstrate leadership and past involvement in activities that have positively impacted their community.
  • Information Technology and Systems Scholarship, Fall 2016

    Application Deadline: Monday, May 16, 2016
    Application: Apply
    Contact: Dawn Owens
    Award: $1,500
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be 2016 graduates of a Texas high school or home school.
    • Applicants must have an SAT score of 1225 or greater in math and critical reading.
    • Applicants must be accepted to The University of Texas at Dallas for fall 2016 and declared major of Information Technology and Systems.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have FAFSA on file at UT Dallas.
    • Applicant must be Texas residents.
  • Jindal School of Management Freshman Excellence Scholarship

    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 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 $2,000 for each for the fall and spring semesters during their freshmen year totaling $4,000. The JSOM Freshmen Excellence Scholarship is not renewable beyond the first academic year. Recipients can 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.

    Final Deadline 5/1/16

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

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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: Not Currently Available
    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
    • Preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must provide a financial need statement from the UT Dallas Financial Aid Office.
    • 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

  • UT Dallas Academic Excellence Scholarships

    UT Dallas offers several hundred Academic Excellence Scholarships (AES) each year to incoming first-time-in-college freshman students. The application for admission to the University serves as the AES application. Prospective students admitted by March 1st will be reviewed automatically for AES awards.

    There are five levels of AES Scholarship:

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

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

  • 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: $1,000 (one-time) tuition credit during scholarship award period.
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students.
    • 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 FAFSA on file at UT Dallas.
    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 student 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.
    • 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 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.
    • 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 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.
  • Chalak Mitra Life Scholarship

    This scholarship was provided by the Chalak Mitra Foundation for undergraduate students who demonstrate a financial need.

    Award: Not Currently Available
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-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.
    • 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 Award 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 or part-time undergraduate students.
    • Preference 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
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
    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/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.

    Award: Not Currently Available

    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:

    • Applicants must be incoming or current undergraduate or graduate students.
    • Applicants must be enrolled full-time.
    • 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 will be given to applicants who 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.
    • Applicants must demonstrate completion of or current enrollment in at least one real estate course.
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
    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.
    • 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 FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must provide a financial need statement from the UT Dallas Financial Aid Office.
  • 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.
    • Applicants must demonstrate completion of or current enrollment in at least one JSOM real estate course.
    • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
    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.

  • 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.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.5 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • 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.
    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.

    Award: Not Currently Available
    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 FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must provide a financial need statement from the UT Dallas Financial Aid Office.
  • 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 must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
  • Gary L. Tillett Scholarship

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

    Award: Not Currently Available
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students.
    • Applicants must have a 3.3 minimum cumulative GPA if current UT Dallas student; 3.5 minimum cumulative GPA if incoming freshman.
    • 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 FAFSA on file at UT Dallas.
  • HilltopSecurities Management Scholarship

    This endowment was established to provide merit-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 or graduate students.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.5 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants must be juniors or seniors.
  • 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 JSOM 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 FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must provide a financial need statement from the UT Dallas Financial Aid Office.
    • 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 or graduate students.
    • Applicants must have completed MKT 3330, Introduction to Sales.
    • Applicants must be enrolled in a sales class for the semester of the award.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • 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.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.2 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants must be a parent/guardian of a dependent minor.
    • 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 FAFSA on file at UT Dallas.
  • 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 or graduate students.
    • This is a needs based scholarship.
  • 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 undergraduate students.
    • 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 Information Technology and Systems.

    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.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.5 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Applicants may be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
  • Liberty Mutual 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.
    • Applicants must have completed MKT 3330.
    • Applicants must be enrolled in a sales class for the semester of the award.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • 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.

    Application Deadline: Not Currently Available For the Fall 2016 Semester
    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:
    • Applicants must be full-time junior or senior undergraduate students, incoming graduate students or current JSOM 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.
    • All applicants must provide proof of financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must provide a financial need statement from the UT Dallas Financial Aid Office.
    • Applicants may compete for additional years of funding, provided they are in good academic standing with UT Dallas. Recipients seeking additional years of funding must reapply.
  • Peter Buffett Scholarship/ Fellowship

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

    Award: Not Currently Available
    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
    • Applicants may be U.S. citizens, permanent residents or international students.
    • Preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate financial need. U.S. citizens and permanent residents must have FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must provide a financial need statement from the UT Dallas Financial Aid Office.
    • 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

  • 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: Not Currently Available
    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 FAFSA on file at UT Dallas and international students must provide a financial need statement from the UT Dallas Financial Aid Office.
    • 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.

    Award: Not Currently Available

    Requirements, Terms & Conditions:

    • Applicants must be incoming or current UT Dallas graduate students pursuing a degree in the Jindal School of Management with a focus on entrepreneurship through either academic programs or coursework.
    • Applicants must be enrolled in at least 6 semester credit hours.
    • Applicants may be full-time or part-time.
    • 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 FAFSA on file at UT Dallas.
  • 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 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.
    • 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 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.
    • 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.

  • Steve 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 at JSOM.
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    • 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 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.
    • 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.

  • 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:
    • Applicant must be full-time undergraduate or graduate 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.
    • Applicants must have completed MKT 3330, Introduction to Sales.
    • Applicants must be enrolled in a sales class for the semester of the award.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • 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.
    • Applicants must have completed MKT 3330, Introduction to Sales.
    • Applicants must be enrolled in a sales class for the semester of the award.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA at UT Dallas.
    • Among equally qualified applicants, preference given to student working toward USCA Certified Sales designation.
  • The Jefflyn Williamson Scholarship

    This scholarship from JSOM Distinguished Alumnus Jefflyn Williamson BS ’84 provides need-based support 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 or graduate students.
    • Applicants must have at least a 3.5 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 FAFSA on file at UT Dallas.

Naveen Jindal Student Support Fund

Application Deadline: Spring 2017 Deadline: December 1st

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

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