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Funding

The Department of Modern Languages offers various scholarships for both undergraduate and graduate students. Listed below are the scholarships that are offered on a yearly basis as well as the eligibility requirements for each.

UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIPS


Peggy Huie Scholarship for Modern Languages Undergraduate Spanish Majors and Translation Minors
Outstanding undergraduate students majoring in Spanish are invited to apply for the Peggy Huie Scholarship. Completed applications (which can be obtained from Main 1.534 or online) should be submitted to Main 1.534 by May 1st. For more information, contact Main 1.534.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Undergraduate Spanish major
  • 3.0 minimum GPA
  • Enrolled at least half time with three credits at the 3000-4000 level
  • Junior or senior status (60-150 credit hours earned)
  • Texas resident
  • Not in default

Margarita de Luna Hinojosa Veteran’s Memorial Endowment Scholarship For Spanish Undergraduate Majors
Thanks to a generous endowment from the Margarita de Luna Hinojosa Veteran’s Memorial Fund, the Department is pleased to announce a new scholarship available to undergraduate Spanish Majors. Preference will be given to veterans; other requirements include at least a 2.7 GPA, while there are no stipulations for residency or nationality.

Applications are found in Main 1.534 or online. Complete applications and return to Main 1.534 before May 1. For more information, contact Professor Suzanne Lalonde.

Castellano Scholarship for Modern Languages Undergraduate Spanish Majors
Outstanding undergraduate students majoring in Spanish are invited to apply for the Castellano Scholarship for the academic year ONLY: no summer classes. Completed applications (which can be obtained from Main 1.534 or online) should be submitted to Dr. Suzanne LaLonde, Main 1.534 by May 1. For more information, contact Professor Suzanne Lalonde.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Undergraduate Spanish major
  • 3.0 Minimum GPA
  • Enrolled at least half-time with three credits at the 3000-4000 level
  • Junior or senior status (60-150 credit hours earned)
  • American citizen
  • Not in default

GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIPS AND ASSISTANTSHIPS

College of Liberal Arts Talent Scholarship For Graduate Students in Spanish
Outstanding graduate students are invited to apply for the College of Liberal Arts Talent Scholarship. Completed applications (which can be obtained online or from Main 1.534) should be submitted to Dr. Suzanne LaLonde, Main 1.534 by May 1. For more information, contact Professor Suzanne Lalonde.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Graduate student in the Spanish and translation programs
  • 3.0 minimum GPA
  • No nationality requirements
  • Not in default

Other Graduate Funding Opportunities


DEADLINES:

May 1--FOR THE FALL SEMESTER

November 1--FOR THE SPRING SEMESTER

APPLICATION (electronic files only sent to: suzanne.lalonde@utb.edu)

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