Modern Languages at UTA

Department News

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    New Professor in Spanish

    New Professor in Spanish

    Welcome Dr. Gregorio-Cano to Spanish Translation Studies.

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    Ignacio Ruiz Pérez Wins Poetry Award

    Ignacio Ruiz Pérez Wins Poetry Award

    Ignacio Ruiz Pérez wins prestigious Poetry Award

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    Faculty Honored for Teaching

    Faculty Honored for Teaching

    Several faculty members received awards in teaching for 2015.

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Scholarships



The Tony Litsey Scholarship Fund (Spanish Students Only)

Statement of Purpose and General Information

The Tony Litsey Memorial Scholarship was established by a bequest from the estate of Wanda Katherine Reardon Litsey, as specified in her Last Will and Testament, drawn up in September, 1973. The award(s) is/are intended for undergraduate and graduate students majoring in Spanish at the University of Texas at Arlington. High school students who are planning to pursue a Bachelor's degree in Spanish at the University of Texas at Arlington are also eligible to apply.


Stipends

  • A maximum of $500.00 may be awarded to undergraduate recipients of the scholarship.
  • A maximum of $1,000.00 may be awarded to graduate recipients of the scholarship.

Eligibility

  • Undergraduate students should have completed a minimum of 9 semester credit hours of upper division Spanish courses (e.g., 3000 and 4000 level courses) at UTA with a minimum GPA of 3.0 in Spanish and with an overall college GPA of 2.5.
  • Graduate students are to have completed a minimum of 9 graduate semester hours in Spanish at UTA with a minimum overall GPA of 3.5.

Application Information

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 Tony Litsey Spanish Memorial Scholarship.


Approximate Deadlines

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

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.