Department of Religious Studies

Departmental Scholarships


The Department of Religious Studies offers a number of scholarships each year to outstanding Religious Studies majors. These scholarships are designed to encourage academic achievement in the field of religious studies and to reward success.

Eligibility Requirements

These awards are open to all Religious Studies undergraduates that meet the eligibility requirements listed below.

  • Declared major in Religious Studies
  • Minimum 3.25 cumulative grade point average at UT
  • Must be enrolled full-time at UT for current semester and for the following academic year

Scholarships are awarded primarily on the basis of academic merit. However, special financial circumstances may also be considered.

Application Procedure

RS Scholarship Applications are available mid-semester each spring, with funds released the following fall semester. The application requires a personal statement, resume, and one letter of recommendation from a faculty member.