Other Scholarships

International Education Fee Scholarship (IEFS)

For first-time incoming UT international students–up to four years of tuition and fees coverage–as well as outbound funding to study abroad

Terry Fellowship

Merit- and need-based scholarship for transfer students

Dedman Fellowship

College of Liberal Arts distinguished merit scholarship; apply for sophomore cohort

Larry Temple Fellowship

College of Liberal Arts sophomores with superior academic merit are eligible

Mellon Mays Fellowship

Support for rising juniors who plan to pursue a doctoral degree in a Mellon-approved field

Astronaut Scholarship Foundation 

For outstanding STEM students who are rising juniors or seniors; must be nominated by faculty

President’s Award for Global Learning

For faculty-led, team-based research and service projects abroad

Undergraduate Studies-linked Awards

For additional research and funding opportunities at UT


Headliners Foundation Scholarship

For outstanding undergraduates in communications and college journalists across the state of Texas

4A’s Foundation Scholarships

For advertising and media industries, and includes the Multicultural Advertising Intern Program (MAIP)


Graduate School Prep

Institute for Recruitment of Teachers

Provides resources to support underrepresented minorities in higher education, including funding for GRE prep courses and exam

Public Policy & International Affairs Program 

Sponsors Junior Summer Institute and other resources to get students ready for public policy school


Health & Medicine

Amgen Scholars

Gives undergraduates at four-year institutions opportunities to do research on all things related to human therapeutics, biomedicine, and biotechnology


Language & Culture

Taiwan-United States Sister Relations Alliance Summer Scholarship Program

An ambassador program for a summer in Taiwan




Offers STEM research internships in Germany


American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) 

To support doctoral work in the humanities

American Indian Graduate Center

Provides scholarships to Native students in the U.S.

Pat Tillman Foundation Scholarship 

Empowers military veterans and their spouses as leaders, committed to service beyond self (can apply for undergraduate or advanced degree at a U.S.-based accredited institution)

Scholarships for non-U.S. citizens


Computer Technology Studies

Dept. of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellowship (DoE CSGF)

For computational science graduate studies)


Doctoral work, especially students underrepresented in tech sector

Generation Google Scholarship

Computer science students, with focus on diversity and leadership

Google PhD Fellowship



Women Techmakers Scholars 

For underrepresented groups in tech


Language & Culture

Blakemore Freeman

Offers college graduates and graduate students funding for immersive language learning in East and Southeast Asia

Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad (DDRA)

Funding for doctoral students to research abroad in modern languages and area studies for six months to a year

Institute of International Education (IIE)

For study and research abroad, in various disciplines (sponsor of Fulbright, Boren, and many other opportunities)

Yenching Academy of Peking University 

To earn a Master’s in China Studies


Medicine & Public Health

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Funding for research initiatives from the U.S. government

Pisacano Leadership Foundation 

Resources linked from the American Board of Family Medicine for medical and public health students

Public Health Online

A useful resource to find public health funding

Tylenol Scholarship Program

Undergraduate senior or graduate students pursuing careers in healthcare can apply


Science Graduate Studies Funding

Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Graduate Scholarships

For underrepresented doctoral students in STEM

Department of Defense STEM

Funding sources (many listed below)

National Defense Science & Engineering Graduate Fellowship 

For U.S. citizens

Graduate Fellowships for STEM Diversity

For U.S. citizens

Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation

For U.S. citizens

Dept. of Energy National Nuclear Security Administration Stewardship Science Graduate Fellowship (DoE NNSA SSGF)

Esp. for high energy, plasma laser, chemical or material sciences training

NASA-sponsored Funds

Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowships

For STEM teaching