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Scholarships

National Merit Scholarship

UTA’s National Merit Scholarship is our premier scholarship that covers education costs up to $20,000 per year including:

  • Tuition and fees
  • Room and board in a residence hall
  • Books

The scholarship has a potential value of $80,000 over four years upon meeting the renewal requirements:

  • Full-time enrollment (12 UTA hours) each fall and spring
  • Minimum cumulative UTA GPA of 3.0
  • Completion of a minimum of 30 UTA hours during fall/spring/summer

In addition, after the first year National Merit Scholars may qualify for a one-time $1,500 scholarship for a Study Abroad program by completing the following:

  • Meet the renewal requirements for the UTA National Merit Scholarship each year
  • Apply for the International Education Fee Scholarship through the Office of International Education (uta.edu/oie)
  • Participate in a study abroad program that grants UTA resident credit
  • Submit a study abroad Cost of Attendance statement to the Scholarship Office (provided by the Office of International Education)