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Endowed Scholarships

These programs are intended to provide recognition and financial support to outstanding students in the College of Fine Arts. A committee of faculty members in their chosen department or school selects students. Selection process is based on the merit of the student's talent and work, and therefore applications for specific scholarship awards are not accepted. Auditions or portfolio reviews may be required. Additional financial awards are available directly through the departments and the school.

Virginia R. Allen Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Fine Arts

The I.D. and Marguerite Fairchild Foundation of Lufkin, Texas, to honor their former president, Miss Virginia R. Allen, established this scholarship. Miss Allen, a 1946 journalism graduate of The University, served as president of the Foundation for many years, in addition to her role as Director of Public Relations for Lufkin Industries. Currently she is retired and living in Austin.

Eligibility:
For talented and promising fine arts students with solid academic credentials. Recipient may continue to hold this award in successive years. Financial need may be a factor in the selection if all other factors are equal.

Application Deadline:
Not applicable

Stipend:
Minimum award of $2,000

David Bruton, Jr. Endowed Graduate Fellowship in the College of Fine Arts

Eligibility:
For an incoming graduate major in the College of Fine Arts. The recipient may continue to hold this award in successive years.

Application Deadline:
Not applicable

Stipend:
Minimum award of $10,000

M.K. Hage Endowed Scholarship in Fine Arts

Eligibility:
Graduate or undergraduate Fine Arts majors.

Application Deadline:
Not applicable

Stipend:
Minimum award of $2,500

Grace Hill Milam Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Mrs. Margaret McDermott established this scholarship in 1978 in honor of her mother, Grace Hill Milam, a University alumna.

Eligibility:
For graduate or undergraduate majors in the College of Fine Arts.

Application Deadline:
Not applicable

Stipend:
$2,000

Jack G. Taylor Memorial Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Fine Arts

This scholarship was established in memory of Jack G. Taylor, who was a great friend of The University. From his days as an undergraduate, as University Business Manager and Endowment Officer, as Associate Professor of Finance, and as a dedicated member of the Development Board, Jack kept The University of Texas first in his mind and heart. He was instrumental in helping to establish the Endowed Presidential Scholarship Program, which benefits hundreds of students annually.

Eligibility:
For graduate or undergraduate incoming or continuing students in the College of Fine Arts.

Application Deadline:
Not applicable

Stipend:
Minimum award of $2000

Marshall F. Wells Scholarship and Fellowship Endowment in the College of Fine Arts

Eligibility:
For graduate or undergraduate Fine Arts majors.

Application Deadline:
Not applicable

Stipend:
Minimum award of $500

J. Robert Wills Endowed Graduate Fellowship in the College of Fine Arts

Eligibility:
For incoming graduate majors in the College of Fine Arts who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents.

Application Deadline:
Not applicable

Stipend:
Minimum award of $4,000

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