Modern Languages at UTA

Scholarships


The Department of Modern Languages (MODL) supports student success with merit-based scholarships for our undergraduate and graduate majors. Applications are accepted every Fall and Spring semesters.


The Tony Litsey Scholarship Fund (Spanish Students Only)

Awards 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.

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.

Typical Stipends

  • $500.00 for undergraduate recipients of the scholarship
  • $1,000.00 for graduate recipients of the scholarship

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

Awards are intended for undergraduate/graduate students majoring in a Modern Language at the University of Texas at Arlington.

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

Typical Stipends

  • $500-750 for undergraduate recipients of the scholarship
  • $500-1000 for graduate recipients of the scholarship

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

Awards are intended for undergraduate students pursuing a bachelor’s degree in a Modern Language at the University of Texas at Arlington. The award is to be used in the Fall and Spring semesters (no Summer awards).

Typical Stipends

  • $100-500 for undergraduate recipients of the scholarship

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