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2019-2020 General Academic Scholarships for New Students

UTA's largest scholarship program for new students is administered through UTA's Scholarships Office. Because merit-based scholarships are important to our students and our students are important to us, our 2019-2020 scholarship program is committed to rewarding academic excellence and to improving access to college.

Click on each scholarship type below for more information about the offer.

National Merit Scholarship
Offer: Up to $25,000

Submit National Merit Certificate
to the Scholarships Office

Submit Proof of UTA as College of First Choice to the Scholarships Office

Deadline: February 15, 2019

Presidential Scholar
Offer: $10,000 Deadline: December 3, 2018
Maverick Academic Scholarship
Offer: $2,000 - $8,000 Deadline: February 15, 2019
Transfer Scholarship
Offer: $1,000 - $4,000 Deadline: February 15, 2019


Mav ScholarShop is UTA's online scholarship system designed to give you the most comprehensive access to UTA's generous scholarship offerings.

  • As a current or newly-admitted UTA student, Mav ScholarShop will automatically create a student profile for you based on your MyMav information.  Your profile will be matched nightly with open scholarship opportunities across campus.
  • Log in to Mav ScholarShop now with your Net ID and password to start your search for scholarship dollars!