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Scholarships and Funding

The following scholarships are offered only to Electrical Engineering majors at The University of Texas at Arlington.

N. M. Stelmakh Outstanding Student Research Award

N. M. Stelmakh Outstanding Student Research Award is given annually to an Electrical Engineering student in recognition of excellence in research demonstrated at the University of Texas at Arlington. This Award was endowed in 2011 to honor Dr. N. M. Stelmakh, a faculty member of the UTA’s EE Department from 2003 to 2010, who had made distinguished contributions in the field of short-pulsed semiconductor lasers and had been known for his inspirational teaching and mentoring style.

More Information on Nominations

The Bernard and Ann Svihel Memorial Scholarships

This scholarship is for electrical engineering students who are currently enrolled or have been accepted for enrollment in the upcoming semester, who have a history of academic achievement and who have a need for financial assistance.

Application

The Jack Fitzer Endowed Scholarship

To be eligible for this scholarship, a student must be currently enrolled or accepted for enrollment in the coming semester, have a history of academic achievement, and be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States.

Application

The Professor Paul M. Cunningham Endowed Scholarship

Eligibility qualifications for this scholarship include:

  1. Undergraduate EE student currently enrolled or accepted for enrollment in the coming semester.
  2. Working student
  3. Attendance at evening classes
  4. Recipient of this scholarship may not receive financial aid or other compensation from UT Arlington, government funding or employer reimbursement for education expenses.

Application

The Floyd Cash Endowed Scholarship

This scholarship is for electrical engineering students who are currently enrolled or have been accepted for enrollment in the upcoming semester, who have a history of academic achievement and who have a demonstrated need for financial assistance.

Application

RIM Graduate Scholarship

Each successful applicant will receive a cash award and an award certificate.

Qualifications:
  • Must be a graduate student in EE at UTA
  • Cumulative GPA at UTA >= 3.5
  • Must have taken at least 2 graduate courses related to telecommunications at UTA that may include Wireless Communications, RF Circuit Design, Real Time Embedded Control Systems, Network Architecture, Information Theory, Data Communications, Telecommunication Systems, Antennas, Wireless and Cellular Propagation, and similar courses.
Application

Other Financial Aid Sources

UTA Graduate Financial Aid resources
Nanotechnology Foundation of Texas Grants
ROTC Scholarships for Graduate Students
Mexican Pilot Program
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship
National Academies Christine Mirzayan Internship Program

Private Scholarships