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. The department also provides scholarships to students who wish to study abroad, which the department highly encourages.

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

The application system for scholarships will open on February 20. The deadline for applications is April 15.  Funds are released the following fall semester. The application will include a personal statement, resume, and one letter of recommendation from a faculty member.

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