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Undergraduate Fellowships/Awards

Language Specific:

Rapoport Fellowships for the Study of Russian Language

Due date: Fall Semester- NOMINATED BY DEPT

Eligibility: Dedication to study of Russian language

Amount: $5,000 to be divided as wished (historically 10 awards of 500)

The ACTR National Post-Secondary Russian Essay Contest

Due date: Directions available in January, contest in spring.

Eligible: Students' essays are judged by native speakers of Russian and receive Gold, Silver and Bronze certificates of accomplishment. The results are published in the ACTR Letter, and facsimile excerpts from some of the best essays are printed there as well.

Awards: NOMINATED BY LANGUAGE INSTRUCTOR

The ACTR Post-Secondary Russian Scholar Laureate Awards

Due date: Spring

Eligible: One junior or senior may be nominated from each college or university where Russian is taught to receive the award as that school's most outstanding student for that year. Students are nominated by a teacher; the teacher nominating a student for this award must be a current member of ACTR.

Awards: NOMINATED BY LANGUAGE INSTRUCTOR

For more information on these and other programs conducted by ACTR visit http://www.americancouncils.org/compAwards.php

Departmental:

Hibbs Scholarship for Undergraduates

Due Dates: Spring Semester (Mr/Ap.) NOMINATED BY  DEPARTMENT                             

 Eligibility: Completed 60 hours, 2 semesters minimum at UT, GPA 3.5, enrolled full time (12+)                         

Amount: $2000- historically 2 awards of $1000 (500 per semester)

Open:

UGRF  

Due Dates- Spring and Fall (UT  VP for Research)

Eligibility: Enrolled with 12+ credits/ Min GPA 2.5/Indep. Research

Project w/supervising Professor

ACTR/ERLP                       

Due Dates: spring semester Oct 1, Summer, March 1, Fall April 1

Iligibility: Good standing and commitment to language study

www.americancouncils.org/program/li/ERLP

Other                           

non-UT scholarships information

www.utexas.edu/ugs/lsp/scholarships/nonut

UT Study Abroad scholarship resources

http://www.utexas.edu/student/abroad/funding/scholarships.html

CoLA Web site fellowship/scholarship information

http://www.utexas.edu/cola/student-affairs/Programs/Scholarships.php

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