The University of Texas at Arlington


The Upward Bound Math, Science & Engineering Achievement Scholarship is available to Upward Bound Math & Science participants who have graduated from high school and that attend UT Arlington the fall semester after high school graduation.

The scholarship is valued at $1500 per year for Bridge participants and $1250 per year for non-Bridge participants and renewable for up to 4 years. The awarded student must maintain a minimum grade point average for renewal eligibiltiy. All Upward Bound Math & Science students are eligible to receive this scholarship if they attend UT Arlington the fall semester following high school graduation.

Participation in the Upward Bound Math & Science Center's Bridge Program increases the value of the awarded scholarship. Bridge participation is contingent upon active participation with the program throughout high school as well as meeting qualifications set by the Upward Bound Math & Science Center. For more information please contact us.

Upward Bound Math & Science Scholarship Requirements:

  • Maintain Full-Time Enrollment(at least 12 hours per semester)
  • Scholarship will be awarded during the academic year during the Fall and Spring semesters (summer semesters are excluded)

Scholarship Standards
Academic Year GPA Requirements Example GPA
End of Summer II
For Bridge Students Only
2.5 End of Summer 2014 2.5
End of 1st Year 2.5 End of Spring 2015 2.5
End of 2nd Year 2.75 End of Spring 2016 2.75
End of 3rd Year 2.75 End of Spring 2017 2.75
End of 4th Year Graduation
(no continuation)
End of Spring 2018 Finish

Yearly Scholarships - follow the link to APPLY and get the exact DATE:

Access Federal Aid Information (FAFSA) - FAFSA Online

Other Scholarships that may be available this year:

Other scholarship resources

  • 2016 Summer Residential Institute: June 5th – July 16th
  • Summer Packet #1: Deadline: April 22nd
  • Summer Packet #2: Deadline: May 13th
  • 2016 Academic Bowl Competition: June 24th – June 25th
  • College to Career Connections Conference (all day): June 29th
  • Math & Science Symposium: July 11th
  • Awards Ceremony & Banquet: July 11th
  • Summer Enrichment Trips: July 12th – 16th

Local Program:
    May 2016
  • E3 Saturday Activity: 7th
  • Weekly Tutoring : 9th-12th
  • Parent Summer Meetings: 9th-12th

State Program
    May 2016
  • OTA @ 6pm: 3rd
  • Live VC Session @ 5:30pm: 18th
  • ICCP Activity Due: 16th