Dean Robert F. McMahon Honors College Study Abroad Scholarship Endowment

The Dean Robert F. McMahon Honors College Study Abroad Scholarship provides support for students enrolled in the Honors College who plan to participate in a UT Arlington Summer Study Abroad Program during the summer 2024 semester. The amount and number of awards vary each year.

Eligibility: Funds will be disbursed to student accounts in early summer 2024. Travel must take place during the summer semester, typically between May 15 and August 15, 2024. This scholarship is not renewable. To be eligible, applicants must be current Honors College students in good standing with a 3.2 GPA, making progress towards completing their Honors degree and be accepted in the Summer Study Abroad Program.

Applicants who do not meet the criteria will not be considered.

Honors College
Supplemental Questions
  1. Which Summer Study Abroad program are you participating in and who is the faculty member leading the trip?
  2. How many total academic Honors hours have you COMPLETED? (include contracts, designated courses, and cross-listed courses ONLY)
  3. Please submit an essay briefly discussing your academic goals you wish to achieve by participating in your Study Abroad program AND detailing your family and personal need for financial assistance. The essay should be single-spaced, 12 pt Times New Roman font, and no more than 1 page in length. **DO NOT INCLUDE YOUR NAME ON THIS DOCUMENT!**
  4. A letter of recommendation from a UTA faculty member (not e.g. teaching/graduate assistants) is needed to complete this application. Please provide the name and email of your UTA faculty reference and we will reach out to them to request the letter of recommendation.