About the McDermott Scholars

Established by Mrs. Eugene McDermott in support of her husband's dream, the McDermott Scholars program provides select UTD students with a rigorous and personalized education as well as intensive extracurricular activities.


Contact Information

The Eugene McDermott Scholars
The University of Texas at Dallas
800 W. Campbell Road, MC 17
Richardson, TX 75080
United States of America

(972) 883-4610 phone
(972) 883-4609 fax

The office is located in the Eugene McDermott Library, suite MC3.202.  UTD Campus Map


Applying to the McDermott Scholars Program

The online application will be available here in August of 2014.


Alumni Relations and Annual Giving

McDermott Scholars, families, and friends can directly donate to McDermott Scholars Program. Visit the Alumni website to make a gift to the Program. 

McDermott Scholars on Facebook

Are you on Facebook?! Get connected and 'Become a Fan' of The Eugene McDermott Scholars Program to stay up to date with what's happening at UT Dallas with the McDermott Scholars.


McDermott Scholars Program Alumni Association

Visit the McDermott Scholars Program Alumni Association


UTD Press Releases

Sachin Shah's Commencement Speech

Newly Elected Student Government Leaders Urge Involvement

Studying Abroad Gives Students Global Edge, Cultural Exposure

University Mourns Loss of Longtime Faculty Member and Friend


McDermott Scholars: Study Abroad Google Map

Where have McDermott Scholars studied abroad? Click here to learn more.

2014 McDermott Scholars have been selected

Congratulations to the men and women that have been selected as 2014 McDermott Scholars. Click here to see who was chosen.


2015 and Beyond Prospects

9th, 10th, or 11th grade students interested in the McDermott Scholars Program should visit our prospect page to receive future information about the Program and its Scholars.


2013 McDermott Scholars have been selected

Congratulations to the nine women and 12 men who have been selected as 2013 McDermott Scholars. Click here to read the official press release.


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