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Scholarship Opportunity for ATEC/EMAC Students

March 07, 2013

The Arts & Technology Scholarship is funded by the Metroplex Technology Business Council 2008 Tech Titan Award and the Greater Texas Foundation. The award is a total of $2000 for one year towards tuition, or $1000 per Fall and Spring semester.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Students must be Arts & Technology or Emerging Media & Communication majors
  • Scholarships will be awarded to Undergraduate Students
  • Applicants must be or will be enrolled in at least 12 hours
  • Students must have/maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA to qualify for the award and to continue receiving the award
  • Scholarship recipients must enroll in at least one course in Arts & Technology or Emerging Media & Communication each semester
  • If a student drops a course and/or earns less than the required GPA, they will be placed on probation the following semester and the Arts & Technology Scholarship committee will review their case
  • If graduating in December, students who apply during their junior year will receive one-half of the award (for the fall semester of their senior year)

STUDENTS MUST SUBMIT:

  • Essay, approximately 250-300 words, please address the following: What role will Arts & Technology play in your education? What contribution do you expect to make to the Arts & Technology program at UT Dallas? (Arts & Technology includes the Emerging Media & Communication degree)
  • Work sample. Materials will not be returned.
  • Please submit a portfolio (CD, or web link) of your best material Limit: 3-5 minutes of a reel or video, 6-8 screen shots or four pages maximum of written work including an abstract. Quality not quantity is vital!
  • Up to 2 letters of recommendation that speak to your academic or professional ability Please send applications to:

Tara Lewis, Assistant Dean
School of Arts & Humanities
University of Texas at Dallas
800 W. Campbell Road Richardson, Texas 75080-3021

tara.lewis@utdallas.edu