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Graduate fellowships application for 2016-2017 available now to apply online.

For fellowships listed below, please read the criteria and requirement very carefully to ensure you meet the qualifications. Please DO NOT SUBMIT multiple applications unless you are applying for the Jonsson School $1000 Graduate Study Scholarship or the Texas Instruments Analog Excellence Graduate Fellowship for which there are separate applications given below. For all other fellowships applicants only need to submit one online graduate application by checking multiple boxes given on the application form.

Graduate Fellowships Eligible Students Deadline
Beecherl Fellowships Full-time graduate students in ECS. May 31, 2016
Excellence in Education Doctoral Fellowships Full-time doctoral students. Must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident. May 31, 2016
Lars Magnus Ericsson Graduate Fellowships Full-time graduate students in CS, SE,CE May 31, 2016
Doctoral Fellowship in Mechanical Engineering Full-time doctoral student in mechanical engineering.
Must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
May 31, 2016
Jan P. van der Ziel Endowment for Engineering Graduate Studies Full-time doctoral students in EE. May 31, 2016
Jonsson Family Graduate Fellowships in Bioengineering Full-time graduate students in biomedical engineering. May 31, 2016
Jonsson School Industrial Advisory Council Fellowship Full-time graduate students in ECS. May 31, 2016
Jonsson School $1000 Graduate Study Scholarships Incoming MS and PhD students. A separate application is required and varies across departments. Please click on scholarship name to left for details. July 15, 2016
except Materials Science & Engineering deadline is April 15, 2016
Phil Ritter Endowed Scholarships/ Fellowships Full-time graduate students with interest in research. May 31, 2016
Templeton Endowed Fellowships Full-time graduate students in ECS with interest in research. May 31, 2016
Texas Instruments Analog Excellence Graduate Fellowship Full-time PhD students in electrical engineering with a research focus on analog circuit design and engineering in the Jonsson School. April 6, 2016

 

For additional scholarships, please see the
UTD Financial Aid Office’s scholarship page.

 

Beecherl Fellowships

$4,000, multiple awards may be given.
This fellowship was established for promoting graduate research and education in the Jonsson school at UT Dallas. Merit-based fellowship for graduate students in ECS with competitive academic record.

Criteria:
  • Full-time graduate student in ECS
  • Must have completed 9 semester credit hours of graduate course work at UT Dallas by May 31st of the current year

 

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Excellence in Education Doctoral Fellowships

$15,000, multiple awards may be given.
This fellowship was established for promoting doctoral education in the Jonsson school at UT Dallas. Merit-based fellowship for doctoral students in ECS with competitive academic record and who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Students may apply for renewal of this fellowship for upto 3 years with a competitive GPA and good progress towards the doctoral degree.

Criteria:
  • Full-time doctoral student in ECS
  • Must have completed 9 semester credit hours of graduate course work at UT Dallas by May 31st of the current year
  • Must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident.

 

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Doctoral Fellowship in Mechanical Engineering

$30,000, multiple awards may be made.
This fellowship was established for promoting doctoral education in mechanical engineering in the Jonsson School at UT Dallas. Merit-based fellowship for doctoral students in mechanical engineering with competitive academic record and who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents.

Criteria:
  • Full-time doctoral student in mechanical engineering.
  • Must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident.

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Phil Ritter Endowed Scholarship

$2,000, multiple awards will be given
This scholarship was established to honor Mr. Phil Ritter for his leadership in advancing The Jonsson School and UT Dallas in the drive to achieve Tier One research status. Merit-based scholarship for graduate students in ECS with 3.5 minimum cumulative GPA, who also demonstrate interest in research areas with high potential for business, health, and/or social impact.

Criteria:
  • Full-time graduate student in ECS
  • 3.5 minimum cumulative GPA
  • Must have completed 9 semester credit hours of graduate course work at UT Dallas by May 31st of the current year
  • Demonstrated interest in research areas with high potential for business, health, and/or social impact

 

 

 

 

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Lars Magnus Ericsson Graduate Fellowships

$2,000, multiple awards will be given. Merit-based fellowship for full-time graduate students in Computer Science, Computer Engineering and Software Engineering in the Jonsson School. This fellowship is open to all qualified graduate students irrespective of citizenship or permanent residency status.

Criteria:
  • Full-time students seeking a graduate degree in computer science or computer engineering or software engineering in the Jonsson School
  • Must have a proven record of academic excellence as evidenced in the application by GPA, research, and completed courses
  • Must have completed 9 semester credit hours of graduate course work at UT Dallas by May 31st of the current year

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Jan P. van der Ziel Endowment for Engineering Graduate Studies

$8,000
This endowment was created to memorialize Professor Jan P. van der Ziel. $8,000 will be awarded to one doctoral student in Electrical Engineering program. Students may apply for renewal of this fellowship for upto 3 years with a competitive GPA and good progress towards the doctoral degree.

Criteria:
  • Doctoral student in Electrical Engineering
  • Must maintain 3.6 minimum GPA and make good progress towards the doctoral degree to renew.
  • Must have completed 9 semester credit hours of graduate course work at UT Dallas by May 31st of the current year

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Jonsson School Industrial Advisory Council Fellowship

$2,000, multiple awards may be given.
This fellowship was established for promoting graduate research and education in the Jonsson school at UT Dallas. Merit-based fellowship for graduate students in ECS with competitive academic record.

Criteria:
  • Full-time graduate student in ECS
  • Must have completed 9 semester credit hours of graduate course work at UT Dallas by May 31st of the current year

 

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Jonsson Family Graduate Fellowships in Bioengineering

$10,000, multiple awards may be made.
Merit-based fellowship for graduate student in biomedical engineering in the Jonsson School.

Criteria:
  • Graduate student in Biomedical Engineering with strong academic record
  • Must have completed 9 semester credit hours of graduate course work at UT Dallas by May 31st of the current year

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Jonsson School $1000 Graduate Study Scholarships

These $1,000 competitive, merit-based scholarships are awarded to incoming graduate students. Scholarships are subject to the availability of funds and are renewable at the discretion of the academic department in which the recipients are studying.

Graduate Study application for 2016 is available now to apply online, CLICK HERE.

Please read the criteria and requirements very carefully to ensure you meet the qualifications. Also, DO NOT SUBMIT multiple applications, you only need to submit one online application.

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Templeton Endowed Fellowships

$2,000, multiple awards may be given.
This fellowship was established for promoting graduate research and education in the Jonsson school at UT Dallas. Merit-based fellowship for graduate students in ECS with competitive academic record.

Criteria:
  • Full-time graduate student in ECS
  • Must have completed 9 semester credit hours of graduate course work at UT Dallas by May 31st of the current year

 

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Texas Instruments Analog Excellence Graduate Fellowship

TxACE offers Texas Instruments Analog Excellence Graduate Fellowship(s) to a full-time graduate student who is interested in pursuing Ph.D. research in analog circuit design and engineering as well as in related areas. The awardee will receive a fellowship of $30,000/year in addition to a research assistantship (RA) appointment sponsored by a UTD faculty member that carries additional stipends and a tuition/fee waiver for a full-time graduate load. The total award amount is approximately $60,000/year.   Application form for 2016 award is available online, CLICK HERE

 

Criteria:
  • Applicants must be enrolled full-time and pursuing a Ph.D. in electrical engineering in the Jonsson School.
  • Applicant's graduate research must focus on analog circuit design and engineering.
  • Applicants must have a minimum 3.5 overall GPA.
  • Applicants must be U.S. Citizen or permanent residents.
  • Among equally qualified applicants, preference may be given to an applicant(s) with:
    (a) a higher GPA in courses related to the applicant's major,
    (b) acknowledgement on published papers and/or
    (c) previous participation in an internship focused on analog technology.
  • At the committee's discretion, fellowship recipients may compete for a second year of funding, provided they are in good standing with UT Dallas. Recipients seeking a second year of funding must reapply through the Jonsson School.
  • At the committee's discretion, fellowships may be used for tuition, fees, stipends, or other educational expenses related to the recipient's education.
  • Recipients must sign a release form, in accordance with the Family Education Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA), allowing UT Dallas to use application material for fellowship purposes.
  • The deadline for this fellowship application is APRIL 6, 2016

Please mail or deliver your application form and all the supporting documents by the deadline to:
Ms. Leiane Davis
Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science
The University of Texas at Dallas
800 W. Campbell Road, EC32
Richardson, Texas 75080-3021

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More Information

All scholarships are subject to fund availability. Applicants and students who are awarded a UT Dallas competitive scholarship and are classified as non-resident/out-of-state in their admission letter may receive in conjunction with the scholarship a "competitive scholarship waiver." This waiver allows a student to pay tuition at the resident/in-state rate. The State of Texas strictly limits how many competitive scholarship waivers may be offered, and the awarding of such waivers is at the sole discretion of the University.