The University of Texas Health Science Center is announcing the Outstanding New Student Scholarships for the academic year 2023-2024 in order to provide students with financial support so they may focus on preparing for a meaningful and challenging career.
The grant is available to both international and domestic students interested in pursuing a master’s or doctoral degree at the UT Health School of Public Health. Both incoming residents and non-resident students are eligible to apply. The scholarship will be used to cover the tuition for the chosen program.
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The scholarship application deadline is July 15, 2023. Award decisions are made by August 1.
Description in Brief
- University or Organization: University of Texas Health Science Center Department: School of Public Health
- Level: Master or Doctorate
- Award: Tuition fee
- Awards: NA
- Online access is available.
- International and nationality
- The award may be accepted in the United States.
- Eligible Countries: Interested students from all over the world, including their home country, are welcome to apply.
- Eligible Courses or Subjects: Applicants may apply for a master’s or doctoral program at the University of Texas Health Science Center.
- Eligibility Criteria: Applicants must meet all of the following criteria to be eligible: -Applicants must be incoming students.
- The applicants must be pursuing a degree.
- Applicants must remain enrolled from the time of application until the end of the award term.
- Applicants must maintain a high academic standing (C or better in all coursework).
How to Apply:
- Applicants must first apply for admission to a program of their choice through the university’s application portal.
- Assisting Documents: The following documents must be presented to the university by the students:
- Official transcripts from postsecondary and professional schools
- Three recommendation letters
- Purpose statement
- Visa for students
- Admission Requirements: Applicants must have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent and a grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, as well as scores on optional standardized tests such as the GRE/GMAT/MCAT.
- Language Requirement: Students must submit results from the following English proficiency tests:
- TOEFL IBT – 95
- IELTS – 7.0
The successful candidates will be awarded this scholarship, up to $5,000 towards tuition fees at UT Health Science Center, which will reduce international students’ tuition to equal in-state tuition for their first year of study while giving in-state students an equal advantage.