Sam Attlesey Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Scholarship Criteria

  • Junior or Senior by the Fall semester (required)
  • Minimum GPA of 3.25 (required)
  • 45 hours in residence at UT by the Fall semester (required)
  • Leadership roles may by considered
  • Financial need (determined by FAFSA) will be a consideration when selecting between equally meritorious candidates.
  • Preference may be given to students who express that they possess an appreciation for and strong interest in a career as a journalist covering politics and/or public policy.

If you would like to be considered for this award, please provide a written narrative describing your appreciation for and interest in a career as a journalist covering politics and/or public policy.

The scholarship application will only store approximately 3,500 characters (including punctuation and spaces) for this essay. Once you enter and save your essay, please check that your entire essay was stored