UT Dallas McDermott Scholars

Deadlines and Dates

Before applying, please check to see if you meet qualifications to the program.

The McDermott Scholars application must be completed and submitted online.

All McDermott Scholar applicants must apply to UT Dallas before Wednesday, January 3, 2018.

Application Deadlines

  • Thursday, November 2, 2017 - Early Application Deadline for student application and three recommendations - for consideration as one of up to ten Early Finalist
  • Wednesday, January 3, 2018 - Regular Application Deadline for student application and three recommendations.

Important Dates

  • Monday, December 4, 2017 – Early applicants will be notified of their status. Up to ten Early Finalists will be chosen with all other qualified applicants continuing on to the January selection pool
  • Thursday, February 1, 2018 - All applicants will be notified of status. Finalists' Weekend invitations are sent at this time.
  • Friday, March 2 – Sunday, March 4, 2018 - Finalists' Weekend at UT Dallas: attendance is required if Finalists wish to be considered for the Eugene McDermott Scholars Program. Travel and accommodations are provided by the Program for the Finalist and one parent. Learn more about Finalists' Weekend.
  • After May 1, 2018 – The 2018 Class of McDermott Scholars is officially announced.
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