ACC Scholarship

Arlington Conservation Council Endowment for Scholarship and Research

The Arlington Conservation Council (ACC) has provided UTA with an endowment in the form of a scholarship to provide one student per Fall semester to engage in faculty-led research activities.

The research focus should be on improving the environment and sustainability of Arlington and surrounding areas.


  • Annually: September - October
  • One student will be chosen to be the recipient of the ACC Scholarship and receive $1k to support their research.

ACC Application  


Scholarship will be given to an undergraduate student who:

  • Have attended UTA for two consecutive semesters immediately before the application deadline while maintaining a 3.0 or higher GPA
  • Are enrolled full-time in a field of study relevant with ACC's mission
  • Who demonstrate their career interests and how the scholarship funds would help them advance toward their goals.

Preference will be given to research activities that:

  • Benefit the city of Arlington
  • Are interdisciplinary and multi-organizational; and
  • Leverage the resources of other entities