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New UT Austin Scholarship Honors Mayor of 63 Years from Fort Bend County

New and current University of Texas at Austin students who live in Fort Bend County will have the opportunity to receive a full tuition scholarship in memory of Hilmar Moore, a passionate alumnus who had served as mayor of Richmond for 63 years.

New Financial Aid Programs to Encourage Four-year Graduation

The University of Texas at Austin is introducing new financial aid programs that encourage four-year graduation rates among student populations who have historically been less likely to graduate in four years.

New Texas Venture Labs Scholar Program Enables Entrepreneurs to Fund Their MBAs with a Business Plan

The Jon Brumley Texas Venture Labs (TVL) at The University of Texas at Austin’s McCombs School of Business announced today its new Texas Venture Labs Scholar Program, in which entrepreneurs are awarded scholarships to pursue their startup businesses as part of earning their MBAs.

Neighborhood Longhorns to Honor Students in Grades 2-8 for Academic Achievement

Event: Nearly 600 students from Title I schools in the Austin Independent School District will be honored for their academic accomplishments during the 2010-2011 school year at the Neighborhood Longhorns Program Superstar Scholarship Banquet. When: Wednesday, Nov. 2, 6 p.m. Where: Frank Erwin Center, The University of Texas at Austin Background: High-achieving students from 30…   » Continue Reading

Outstanding Migrant Students To Be Recognized at The University of Texas at Austin on April 11

High school migrant students from across the state will be recognized at The University of Texas at Austin on April 11 during the 24th annual Migrant Student Recognition Ceremony.

University of Texas at Austin Professor Most Influential Management Information Systems Researcher

A new study identifies Andrew B. Whinston, professor at the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin, as the most influential researcher in management informations systems, based on productivity and impact on the field.

Hogg Foundation Invests $1.5 Million to Extend Bilingual Scholarship Program Three More Years

A statewide strategy to increase Spanish-language mental health services has proven so successful the Hogg Foundation for Mental Health is investing an additional $1.5 million to extend the program three more years.

K&N Management Celebrates Malcolm Baldrige Award By Establishing Scholarship at McCombs School

Local restaurant company K&N Management has announced a $10,000 endowment to the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin to celebrate the company’s recognition as a recipient of the nation’s highest Presidential honor for performance excellence.

Hogg Foundation Marks 70th Anniversary with $50,000 in Scholarships to Texas Students

Ten students at Texas graduate social work programs have received $50,000 in special scholarship awards honoring the 70th anniversary of the Hogg Foundation for Mental Health.

University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing Celebrates National Nurses Month With Honor A Nurse Program

An Honor A Nurse fundraising program, which gives recognition to nurses who have made a difference, will be held at The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing during the month of May. May is National Nurses Month. The Honor A Nurse program supports student scholarships at the School of Nursing. The school will…   » Continue Reading