Modern Languages at UTA

Scholarships


Charles T. McDowell Center for Critical Languages Scholarships

McDowell Center Scholarship Information 

Betty and Roger Ruch Study-abroad Scholarships

These competitive awards for up to $2,000 are open to all qualified undergraduates and can be used in disciplines within the College of Liberal Arts and other component parts of the University of Texas at Arlington. These awards are to be used in conjunction with study-abroad programs - particularly those focused on critical languages - but also for area studies generally.


Critical Language Scholarship Program

Critical Language Scholarship Program Site 

“The U.S. Department of State and American Councils welcome all eligible applications and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, or disability.”

The application for summer 2016 will be made available in fall, 2015.


The Bart Lewis Memorial Scholarship

The Bart Lewis Memorial Scholarship was established by a bequest from the estate of Dr. Bartie Lee Lewis, as specified in his Last Will and Testament. The award(s) is/are intended for undergraduate/graduate students majoring in a Modern Language at the University of Texas at Arlington.

Stipends

  • A minimum of $500 may be awarded to undergraduate and graduate recipients of the scholarship.
  • A maximum of $4,000 may be awarded to graduate and undergraduate recipients of the scholarship.

Eligibility

  • Full time undergraduate students should have completed minimum of 12 semester credit hours of language courses in the Department of Modern Languages at the University of Texas at Arlington with a minimum overall college GPA of 3.0.
  • Full time graduate students are to have completed a minimum of 12 graduate semester hours in a language at UTA with a minimum overall GPA of 3.0

Application

All scholarship applications can be found on the Mav ScholarShop Please be aware that specific scholarship opportunities are only listed when they are active. When the scholarship is open for application you will find the information listed under the Dr. Bart L. Lewis Memorial Endowed Scholarship.


Approximate Deadlines

(see Mavs ScholarShop for exact dates)
  • Fall Deadline: November 15
  • Spring Deadline: March 31


Modern Languages Endowed Scholarship

The Modern Languages Endowed Scholarship was established by a bequest from Mateo Vargas in 1992. The award(s) is/are intended for undergraduate students pursuing a baccalaureate degree in a Modern Language at the University of Texas at Arlington. The award is to be used in the fall and spring semester.

Application

All scholarship applications can be found on the Mav ScholarShop Please be aware that specific scholarship opportunities are only listed when they are active. When the scholarship is open for application you will find the information listed under the Department of Modern Languages Endowed Scholarship.

Approximate Deadlines

(see Mavs ScholarShop for exact dates)
  • Fall Deadline: November 15
  • Spring Deadline: March 31


Financial Aid

Students seeking financial aid while attending UTA should read the UTA Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships Web site  and contact financial aid advisors to help in obtaining scholarships and financial aid while attending UTA.