Departmental Scholarships

This scholarship is given to junior-level students majoring in chemistry who have financial need, a minimum 3.5 GPA, and have demonstrated significant academic progress at UTA.

This scholarship is given to help further the education of an undergraduate student in chemistry or biochemistry who is currently enrolled in or has completed the course CHEM 3322, Physical Chemistry II.

This scholarship provides financial assistance to chemistry and biochemistry students who plan to pursue a degree in medicine and have evidence of a good academic record. Consideration will be given to a student from a single-parent family. Applicants must also demonstrate financial need, which requires completion of the free application for federal student aid (FAFSA). If you have not completed the FAFSA form, please go to for further information and assistance.

COS Dean's Office Scholarships

These scholarships are awarded based on financial need to one sophomore, one junior, and one senior who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents with minimum GPAs of 2.75 from chemistry & biochemistry, physics, and mathematics. Funds will be used to promote science, technology, engineering and mathematics by engaging youth in hands-on engineering activities to demonstrate the challenges and rewards of working in STEM fields. Preference shall be given to students who are from North Texas.

This scholarship provides support to students accepted or enrolled in their first year in the Industrial and Organizational (I/O) Psychology master’s program with preference given to incoming out-of-Texas or international students.

Other Scholarships

Periodically other scholarship opportunities are available for our Chemistry and Biochemistry majors and will be listed below..  

MSE Department Scholarship


The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry offers various scholarships to students to assist them in paying for tuition and other college expenses.  In addition to the department scholarships, the College of Science has scholarships which are open to chemistry and biochemistry students. Students can apply through Mav ScholarShop and deadlines are generally in late January each year.