Ruby B. Dean Endowed Scholarship

College of Nursing – The Ruby B. Dean Endowed Scholarship shall benefit the College of Nursing and Health Innovation. Scholarships shall provide support to nursing students including tuition, fees, books, and supplies for not more than two students per year who are pursuing a course of study leading to a Registered Nurse rating. The choice of the students to receive assistance from the Fund shall be based upon financial need and academic ability.


  • Follow instructions specifically.
  • Two letters of recommendation.
  • Must be a pre-licensure (BSN) student and have completed the first semester of the nursing program (Junior II students).
  • Scholarship will be renewed one time, dependent upon GPA maintained at 3.0.

Note: All scholarship offer notifications will be sent via your UTA email account ONLY. Please check it frequently. Scholarships are not awarded in the summer. Applications submitted during the Spring are awarded in the Fall and applications submitted in the Fall are awarded in the Spring. After submitting your application, please confirm application was submitted. Only completed applications will be considered.

Additional questions or concerns, email

College of Nursing
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you a Texas resident?
  2. Only current students enrolled in the BSN program can be considered for this scholarship. Please select the BSN program in which you are enrolled:
  3. How many NURSING HOURS have you completed at UTA?
  4. Select your top three areas of interest in nursing:
  5. If you are interested in an area of nursing not listed in the previous questions please specify here.
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