Dr. Franklyn Alexander Scholarship Fund

Dr. Franklyn Alexander, an Arlington dentist and committed friend of The University of Texas at Arlington was reared in Baird, Texas- a small West Texas community with a population of approximately 1,600. Recognizing the challenges that students from small towns are confronted with in their pursuit of higher education, Dr. Alexander established the Dr. Franklyn Alexander Scholarship Fund to provide financial support to studnets studying science from communities similar to his own.

College of Science undergraduate or graduate students who 1) are currently enrolled as a full-time or part-time student majoring in Science and 2) demonstrate academic achievement by maintaining a cumulative GPA in Science of an acceptable level, as determined by the College of Science Scholarship Selection Committee are elgible to apply. Preference shall be given to students who have graduated from a Texas high school in a town with less than 150,000 in population.

College of Science - Health Professions
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please have your faculty/ or staff advisor provide a Letter of Recommendation.
  2. What high school did you graduate from?
  3. Please submit a brief autobiography, which includes the factors that influenced you to study within the College of Science at The University of Texas at Arlington and your professional goals.