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The Eugene McDermott Scholars Program

The University of Texas at Dallas

Apply To Scholarship
Merit Based
July 1, 2020


McDermott Scholars receive one of the most selective and generous undergraduate merit awards in the nation; it includes a full scholarship and stipend package with access to UT Dallas’ rigorous education, leadership training, cultural enrichment, and personalized opportunities designed to equip them with the skills, experience, and confidence to succeed as leaders.

Scholarship Requirements:


  • Full UT Dallas tuition and fees
  • Living stipend (for non-tuition expenses)
  • 1,000 yearly textbook stipend
  • 12,000 fund for scholar-designed study abroad
  • 3,000 fund for individualized professional development
  • Travel expenses for cohort trips to Santa Fe, Austin, and Washington, DC
  • Tickets to the Dallas Symphony, Dallas Opera, Texas Ballet Theater, Dallas Theater Center, and other cultural events
  • Travel home twice yearly for domestic students, and once yearly for international students

How To Apply:

No Separate Application