The Moody College Scholarship Application opens during the spring semester of each year. The application is available to students who have been enrolled at UT Austin in the past year. All of the application-based scholarships that the Moody College awards to incoming freshmen are awarded through UT's freshman scholarship process.


The Moody College Scholarship Application for Fall 2023 and Spring 2024 is now closed.


Review these Moody College Scholarship Application Instructions to help prepare for the application.

The application above is used to award all of the scholarships listed here, unless otherwise noted.

For questions, please email: 

Other Opportunities from the Moody College

Summer scholarships: The Moody College offers scholarships that may be used for summer internships or projects. Full details are available on this webpage.

Jesse H. Jones Fellowships

The Moody College of Communication annually awards the Jesse H. Jones Endowed Centennial Fellowships to graduate students who possess exceptional ability in advertising, communication sciences and disorders, journalism, radio-television-film, or communication studies. The fellowships are awarded each Spring for the following academic year. The fellowships are open to masters or doctoral students who are enrolled in a Moody College graduate program at the time of application, or were enrolled in a Moody College graduate program during the prior long semester; applicants must be seeking funding for the second or subsequent year of their programs. Preference is given to candidates with a strong, interdisciplinary track record. Students should contact their graduate program coordinator for more information.

Wofford Denius Music Industry Internship Grants Program

The Wofford Denius Music Industry Internship Grants Program is a special program that grants financial assistance to Moody College of Communication students pursuing summer internships in the music industry in Los Angeles, New York City and Nashville.

    Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program

    The Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program provides support for specific scholarly research projects conducted by full-time UT undergraduate students enrolled in any department. These fellowships are intended to cover costs associated with academic research projects proposed and written by student applicants and undertaken with the supervision of a university tenured or tenure-track faculty member, lecturer, senior lecturer or full-time research scientist/engineer. Some restrictions apply. See current application for more information.

    Additional Resources

    External Scholarship Opportunities

    Scholarships offered to communication majors from organizations outside of The University of Texas at Austin will be posted here. Please check back regularly for an updated list.