Scholarships & Fellowships
New National Scholarships for Entering Science Freshmen
$10,000 per year for 2 years
Live on Campus in Miner Village
Have a Personal Faculty Tutor from your Major Department
Become Adopted by a Major Research Group
Obtain Travel Funds to Attend National Scientific Meetings
Subsequent to the initial two year award students can reactivate their Presidential Scholarship, are eligible for Research Fellowships in their area of study including the NIH-funded MARC Fellowship which is reserved for Juniors and Seniors.
For further information contact Professor Keith Pannell, email@example.com , 747-5796.
A. Beers Memorial Presidential Scholarship Fund - annual scholarship of
$1500 or more renewable for four years to a student in the College of
C. Sharp Cook Graduate
Scholarship Fund - scholarships for graduate students working toward a
master's or doctoral degree whose thesis/dissertation advisor is a
faculty member in the Physics Department.
Bruce Davidson Memorial
Graduate Student Award Fund - scholarships to students enrolled in the
graduate, preferably doctoral program, in geological sciences at UTEP.
Laurence E. Baker Memorial
Scholarship Fund - scholarships for undergraduate students doing
pre-med work at UTEP or medical students at any of the UT medical
Grace Ann Beal Permanent Memorial Fund - scholarships for nursing and pre-med students attending UTEP.
Matthew and Wanda
Diethelm/Coca-Cola Endowed Scholarship Fund - scholarships for students
pursuing a degree in science, math or engineering.
Mary L. Fisk Endowed Fund
- renewable scholarship for graduates from Bel Air High School or any
high school in the Ysleta Independent School district in El Paso, Texas
to pursue degrees in math, science or engineering.
Dr. Joe S. Galatzan
Memorial Scholarship - annual scholarship, renewable for four years, to
qualified students who are interested in pre-med studies in the College
of Science at UTEP.
C. H. Gladman Scholarship Fund - scholarships for outstanding undergraduate mathematics students attending UTEP.
Davis and Bertha Green
Scholarship Fund - scholarships to academically qualified science
students in need of financial assistance.
Vernon G. and Joy Hunt Endowed Scholarship Fund in Geology - annual scholarship for a graduate student in Geological Sciences.
International Mining Days
Scholarship Fund - scholarships for junior/senior level or graduate
students from the Colleges of Science or Engineering.
Ben L. Jirou Scholarship in Scientific Research - annual scholarship for students enrolled in the College of Science.
Helen O'Shea Keleher
Memorial Presidential Endowed Scholarship Fund - scholarship limited to
Texas residents, preference is given to residents of the El Paso area,
who are pursuing a degree in the College of Business, Education,
Engineering, Nursing or Science.
Lanward Foundation Endowed
Scholarship Fund in Honor of Nesa Azar - annual scholarship to an
undergraduate student pursuing a degree in business, engineering or
Carolina Flores Morales
Endowed Scholarship Fund - scholarships for junior, senior or graduate
students pursuing a degree in electrical engineering or physics.
Thelma Elenor Morris
Endowed Scholarship Fund - renewable scholarship for an undergraduate
student pursuing a degree in biology who intends to continue their
studies at the graduate level in the pathobiology.
The Thelma E. Morris
Endowed Graduate Scholarship Fund - scholarship for a student with a
3.5 or better GPA pursuing a graduate degree in chemistry, biology,
physics, mathematics or engineering.
Everett F. and Thelma
Morris Endowed Scholarship Fund - renewable scholarship for an
undergraduate student pursuing a degree in chemistry, biology, physics,
mathematics, engineering or computer-related major.
Thelma E. Morris Endowed Graduate Scholarship for Pathobiology - renewable scholarship for graduate students.
Frank Munoz, R.Ph., and
Matilde Munoz Quiroz Memorial Scholarship Fund - annual renewable
scholarship for a student pursuing a degree in the Pharmacy Cooperative
program or science discipline.
W. P. Nash Scholarship
Fund - scholarships for undergraduate geology majors selected by the
Chairman of the Geology Department of UTEP.
MaST Academy Scholarship - supports
qualified students in the College of Science studying to be high school
teachers both financially and professionally. Gain experience in area
high schools learning under a mentor teacher. Selected scholars
receive monthly professional development in teaching math and/or
science. Students are selected based on their applications, letters of
reference, and experience to recieve $3750/semester for up to three
semesters, including student teaching internship.Contact Ellen Esposito
747-8468 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Bulah Liles Patterson Memorial Presidential Scholarship Fund -
scholarships for students majoring in mathematics in the College of
Science, College of Engineering or College of Nursing and Allied Health.
Black Jack Pershing
Endowed Scholarship Fund - renewable scholarship for junior/senior
students majoring in electrical engineering, computer science, physics
Reese Rowling Endowed Fund for Geology - stipend for undergraduate or graduate students.
George W. and Helen Keffer Scott Scholarship Fund - one or more annual scholarships awarded to premed students.
Juana Serna Endowed Scholarship Fund - undergraduate scholarships in math or science to graduates of Bowie High School.
SABE MAS Learning Academy- College of Science Program designed to strengthen STEM content
knowledge and pedagogy in El Paso area pre- and in-service teachers.
Undergrads with a secondary ed minor who plan on teaching in El Paso
are eligible to receive up to $5000/year to pursue a BS with Sec. Ed.
Minor. Contact Dr. Barbara Shaw 747-5985 or email@example.com.
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Melissa Wehmann Sewell Endowed Scholarship Fund - renewable scholarship for an undergraduate engineering or science student.
Michael J. Shea Memorial Scholarship Fund - academic scholarship for undergraduate student majoring in physics or mathematics.
D. B. Smith Memorial Scholarship Fund - scholarship for undergraduate geology majors.
Harry Spitz Memorial Scholarship Fund - undergraduate scholarship to students selected by the University Scholarship Committee.
William L. Staley Fund Scholarships - annual award for undergraduate students for research in human life sciences.
Lucille T. Stevens Estate
Fund - scholarships to students seeking higher education for careers as
ministers, physicians, lawyers, scientists or engineers.
William S. Strain Geology Fund - programs, activities and scholarships in the Department of Geological Sciences.
Richard E. Van Reet, M.D. Memorial Scholarship Fund - annual scholarship for students from the College of Science.
Thomas R. and Gigi G.
Hancock Endowed Geophysics Scholarship Fund - scholarships for
undergraduate students studying geophysics at UTEP.
Patrick David Kirkland
Endowed Memorial Scholarship Fund - scholarships to upper division
students pursuing degrees in mathematics.
Forrest K. Jackson Endowed Memorial Scholarship Fund - scholarships to juniors majoring in biology with an emphasis in ecology.
Ignacio and Laurencia
Tinoco Scholarship Endowment for the College of Science - scholarships
for students in the College of Science.
Dr. Jerry Hunter
Biological Sciences Graduate Student Endowment - benefits graduate
students in the Department of Biological Sciences.
The Lawrence "Larry" and
Katsuko "Kitty" Huntley Endowed Scholarship - annual scholarships for
undergraduate mathematical science majors.
Dr. Gavin G. Gregory
Endowed Scholarship - academic scholarship for the statistics graduate
student in the Department of Mathematical Sciences with the highest
Roy S. and Helen Magruder Endowed Scholarship - awarded to undergraduate students who are pursuing a degree in geology.
Dr. Gilbert A. Castro Endowed Scholarship - awarded to undergraduate students majoring in biology or microbiology.
Professor Vladik A.
(Chuck) Miculka Greater Texas Foundation Removing Educational Barriers
Endowed Scholarship - scholarships for juniors or seniors students who
are mathematics or physics majors.
Riley Family Endowed
Scholarship for Excellence - scholarships to undergraduate biology
majors who are interested in pursuing a career in veterinary medicine.
Micaela A. Sosa-Valerio
Endowed Scholarship for Excellence - scholarships to undergraduate
students who have declared major in the College of Science.
Alpha Phi Omega Social Fraternity Endowed Fund - three annual awards for upper division students in engineering or geology.
Dr. Thomas G. Barnes
Physics Fund - scholarships for undergraduate and graduate physics
majors and to purchase equipment and supplies and to support
preparation of laboratory manuals, syllabi in the Department of Physics.
Dr. Anton H. Berkman Endowed Fund - excellence in teaching and student research in the Department of Biological Sciences.
For eligibility requirements and further details, contact the Office of Scholarships at UTEP at (915) 747-5478 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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