Legacy Stories

Ada Mae Janicke Marshall Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Mae valued learning and building relationships, and she instilled in her sons a sense of responsibility, confidence, and optimism. Read More

Adam Conrad Grote Memorial Scholarship in Architecture

Adam was a member of the UT Undergraduate Architecture Student Council and gave his time to planning cherished events. Read More

Alaina L. Hanson Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Alaina is a true giver. She gives to her marriage, children, extended family, friends, and employees. Read More

Alan B. Matejowsky Endowed Scholarship in Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering

Alan Bruce Matejowksy’s commitment to excellence was evident in every facet of his life. Read More

Alec Beck Endowed Scholarship

UT will be changed forever by the character, love and courage that Alec embodied. Read More

Ami Lunsford Memorial Scholarship in Victim Services

Ami was an exceptional student who demonstrated her passion for helping people by ceaselessly advocating for social justice. Read More

Amos Salvador Stratigraphy Scholarship Endowment

Professor emeritus Amos Salvador was well known for his contributions and dedication to geological integrity and to the advancement of research. Read More

Amy Johnson McLaughlin Administrative Chair in Human Ecology

Gift funds for The Amy Johnson McLaughlin Administrative Chair in Human Ecology were provided by the McLaughlin family. Read More

Andrea M. Ogilvie Honorary Endowed Excellence Fund for Equal Opportunity in Engineering

Ogilvie led the Cockrell School to creating a more ethnically diverse community through her dedication and effort as EOE director. Read More

Angelo Miele Endowment

Miele had a challenging and exciting career, and was an outstanding teacher and researcher. Read More

Ann Callaway Brown Endowment Fund for the UT String Project

We believe that the human spirit requires music for fulfillment. Read More

Anne Q. and Brien P. Smith Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Business

Through their gift to the University, the Smiths want to create opportunities similar to those that UT gave them as students. Read More

Anthony F. Amos Endowment for Support of the Animal Rehabilitation Keep at the University of Texas at Austin Marine Science Institute

The endowment honors Anthony F. Amos for his work with injured birds, turtles and mammals at the Animal Rehabilitation Keep. Read More

Arch Campbell Endowment for Creativity

The legendary NBC movie critic supports student narrative or documentary film work, radio or documentary photojournalism with this endowment. Read More

Archie C. Roberts Family Endowed Scholarship in Electrical and Computer Engineering or Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering

Archie’s work and travels inspired his son, Jon, to follow in his father’s engineering and geoscience footsteps. Read More

Archives of American Mathematics Endowment

The funds will support the continuing growth and importance of the archive as an active resource center. Read More

Ari Yehiel Blattstein Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Ari was an outgoing and friendly boy. He was liked by everyone who knew him and he is missed by many. Read More

Arthur E. Maxwell Graduate Fellowship in Geophysics

“I hope this support assists a graduate student(s) in obtaining the best education possible." -Arthur E. Maxwell Read More

Barbara Hall Chamberlain Endowed Graduate Fellowship

Barbara's family extended beyond blood relatives. She welcomed all with kindness. Read More

Barbara White Stuart Endowed Scholarship

John and Barbara started their life together here at UT and went on to change the world wherever they saw an opportunity. Read More

Barrow Periodical Fund

The fund, endowed by Mrs. Laura Barrow and her son, Dr. Thomas Barrow, supports the purchase of periodicals. Read More

Ben and Dorothy Hyek Endowed Scholarship in Business

Their achievements weren’t measured in diplomas, plaques, trophies, or expensive cars but in a strong marriage, faith, and family. Read More

Ben F. Love Chair in Bank Management

Love provided leadership in the establishment of the earliest endowed centennial professorships in the Graduate School of Business of UT. Read More

Ben F. Love Regents Professorship in Communication

Love provided leadership in the establishment of the earliest endowed centennial professorships in the Graduate School of Business of UT. Read More

Benjamin and Dorothy A. Fruchter Endowments

Benjamin and Dorothy's gift encourages the academic and professional growth of future students in the Department of Educational Psychology. Read More

Bernice Hall Burum Graduate Fellowship

Always mindful, good-natured, and competent, Bunny valued education and cultivated a future where graduate students could continue pursuing knowledge. Read More

Bestor Scholarship

The Bestor Scholarship celebrates the College of Liberal Arts and provides student support for future generations. Read More

Betty Jean and Gilbert Victor Blomquist Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Civil Engineering

Betty Jean and Gilbert Victor Blomquist are models of encouragement for civil engineering students. Read More

Bill & Marie Ashby Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Bill and Marie Ashby's engineering scholarship paves the way for future innovations and technological advances developed by engineering students. Read More

Bill and Alice Wright Endowment for Education and Outreach

Dr. Wright's love of science was a catalyst for the creation of this endowment. Read More

Bill and Tomiko Kennedy Memorial Endowed Presidential Scholarship

The seven Kennedy children bestowed this gift to honor the sacrifices their parents made to send them to college. Read More

Billy & Jean Mann Football Program Endowment

“I owe my career to The University of Texas, but I owe my life to my parents” -Debra J. Mann Read More

Bob Gibbins Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Law

Friends and family of Bob Gibbins donated the funds to honor him as an outstanding attorney and treasured friend. Read More

Bob Schenkkan Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Robert Schenkkan, a founder of public radio and television, has assured his legacy with this gift supporting communication education. Read More

Bobbie and Coulter R. Sublett Centennial Professorship

Bobbie Rainey and Coulter R. Sublett's loyalty to the University creates an opportunity to recruit top quality talent. Read More

Brian L. Harlan Memorial Endowment

Funds raised for this endowment benefit the Counseling and Mental Health Center and "Be That One", a suicide prevention program. Read More

Burke and Elizabeth Baker Memorial Scholarship

They believed that Texans must provide for the education of the state's young people, regardless of student financial circumstances. Read More

C. Paul Boner Graduate Fellowship in Physics

Paul became known internationally for his groundbreaking work with acoustical engineering and defense applications of sonar systems. Read More

Cale McDowell Award for Innovation in Undergraduate Studies

This award recognizes staff, students or faculty members who demonstrate extraordinary effort or individual commitment to improving the ... Read More

Campbell Griffin, Jr. School of Law and Margaret A. Griffin School of Human Ecology Endowments

The Griffins are grateful and dedicated alumni who gave generously to their respective programs in Law and in Human Ecology. Read More

Carl R. and Jane Miller Journalism Scholarship Fund

Miller wanted Americans to understand the importance of the First Amendment and uphold the ethic of accurate and factual reporting. Read More

Carol and John Schweitzer Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Business

John hopes this endowment will help UT give the most deserving qualified students a better chance in life through education. Read More

Carol Corley Nelson Excellence Endowment in Human Ecology

Carol, an active and engaged alumna, created this endowment for future students who share her love for fabrics and sewing. Read More

Carol Lewis Heideman Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Biomedical Engineering

Heideman felt the need to pass the torch by assisting students from similar backgrounds. Read More

Caroline and Claire Straty Endowed Scholarship

"Helping other student-athletes is an honor and a privilege." Read More

Carolyn and Preston Butcher Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Business

Preston and Carolyn are devoted to helping qualified students who might not otherwise be able to afford a UT education. Read More

Carolyn Lewis Gallagher Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Business

A gift from R.B. and Margaret Lewis , who lived their lives thankful for all they had been given. Read More

Charles A. and Betti Friedel Saunders Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Theatre

Having known poverty. Charles and Betti wanted to help students who are the first members of their family to attend college. Read More

Charles and Barbara Peck Endowed Scholarship

The Pecks feel that educating young people to become teachers will help us to build a better future. Read More

Charles and Dorothy Maddin Graduate Fellowship in Analytical Chemistry

Passionate about education, Charlie and Dorothy Maddins created a legacy that will educate aspiring chemists generations into the future. Read More

Charles H. Spence, Sr. Centennial Professorship in Education

Charles H. Spence, Sr. was a Renaissance man in the truest sense of the term. Read More

Charles M. Nettles Endowed Presidential Scholarship

The Nettles happily give back to UT to help students pursue the high-quality education that sustains their own family. Read More

Charles M. Simmons Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Engineering

Charles is not only a Lone Star Legend, he is a Longhorn Legend. His legacy will live on at UT. Read More

Charles N. Wilson Chair in Pakistan Studies

The endowment honors Congressman Wilson's service to his country and to the people of East Texas. Read More

Charles T. “Tippy” Newton Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Law

Charles’ passion for the law will live on in those he mentored. Read More

Charls and Harmolyn Walker Excellence Funds

Honoring lives of extraordinary commitment to public service. Read More

Chemistry Authors’ Scholarship

"Royalties from textbooks written by UT faculty and adopted by UT should benefit the students." - Drs. Gilbert and Martin Read More

Christoph Friederich Doscher Endowed Scholarship

"What starts here changes the world" The Christoph Friederich Doscher Endowed Scholarship encourages the dreams and ideas of students. Read More

Christopher and Christine Manning Endowed Scholarship for Business

The Christopher and Christine Manning Endowed Scholarship for Business fuels the future for business students. Read More

Christopher P. Carothers and Michael M. Fleming Marine Science Institute Library Endowment

The Christopher P. Carothers and Michael M. Fleming endowment maintains archives of marine knowledge for future generations of researchers. Read More

Christy and David Dauphin Graduate Fellowship in Nursing

Nursing is the frontline of healthcare. The Dauphins want nurses to have the best training and skills possible. Read More

Chuchu Ma Memorial Endowed Presidential Scholarship

She was a bright light for everyone in her life. She was always genuine, always helpful, and always kind. Read More

Clinton Sylvester Hartmann Endowed Undergraduate Scholarship in Engineering

A celebrated scientist and innovator remembered for his belief in education, mentoring, giving, and leaving the world a better place. Read More

Cole William Adams Memorial Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Social Work

Reflecting Cole’s caring spirit by supporting students who, one day, will help young adults recover from substance abuse. Read More

Conscious Leader Endowed Excellence Fund

Jon has a passionate interest in cross-generational business leadership development, particularly for millennials, based on finding common ground. Read More

Cory and Priscilla Redding Family Scholarship

Cory Redding, 2017, believes in the lifelong impact of teachers who keep students on the right path. Read More

Courtney and Cindy Brien Endowed Presidential Fellowship

Cindy and Courtney gave a fellowship to UT as a means of paying forward the support they’ve received from family Read More

Creekmore and Adele Hay Fath Endowments

Creekmore and Adele Fath were leading figures in local and national Democratic party politics during decades of significant social change. Read More

Crespin Guzman Endowed Scholarship in Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

The generosity of the Guzman family is a valued expression of thanks and a priceless gift for future students. Read More

Criaco Family Endowed Excellence Fund

Paving the way for the education of future generations one gift at a time. Read More

Damon and Amy Davis Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Civil Engineering

With a passion to give back, Damon and Amy were able to forever link the Davis family with the University. Read More

Dan and Peggy Pitts Endowed Scholarship

The education Dan received at UT gave him the opportunity to be successful in the business world. Read More

Danny Toole Memorial Turing Scholarship

Danny showed keen mechanical and logical abilities, which he demonstrated through multiple endeavors in different fields. Read More

Darrell D. Rocha Scholarship in Communication

Rocha coached students in the life skills they would need beyond college, and always extended kindness Read More

Darwin D. Klingman Endowed Scholarship

A perfectionist and a renaissance man, Klingman ran full speed all of the time, never without a yellow legal pad. Read More

Darwin Family GeoFORCE Texas Fund

The Darwins believe in the importance of promoting the early success of future earth scientists. Read More

Dave and Charlene Ernst Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Aerospace Engineering

Ernst is proud to say that he was part of the most successful jet fighter program in history. Read More

Dave Tait Memorial Endowed Scholarship in Softball

UT was always important to the Tait family, not only when they lived in Texas. Read More

David and Kim Kennedy Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering

David and Kim want to help students the way he was helped on his way to a successful career. Read More

David and Nancy Lubke Temple Graduate Fellowship for Nursing

David and Nancy are proud to help advanced nursing students continue their training and become leaders and teachers. Read More

David Bruton, Jr. Endowments

His generosity has impacted several generations and, through the endowments funded by his charitable trusts, will influence many more. Read More

David L. Knaggs Endowed Scholarship

David was a stalwart force of goodness. Despite his loss, his influence will live on through future generations of students. Read More

David M. and Zuria F. Austin Endowed Excellence Fund

With their gift David and Zuria's fierce commitment to Social Work will be remembered by students whose dreams it makes real. Read More

David O. Nilsson Endowment for Mexican American and U.S. Latino Research Materials

A celebration of the 30th anniversary and the continued success of the Mexican American Library Association. Read More

David Walter President’s Associates Endowment

“David thought helping a student who needed financial assistance was about the best thing you could do.” Read More

Davila Family Endowed Scholarship in Pharmacy

A pharmacy leader and humanitarian, committed to nurturing pharmacy students. Read More

Dean Jack Otis Endowed Lecture Series

"His contributions will always be recognized and his memory cherished." Former Dean, and later professor, in Social Work. Read More

Debra Beth Lobliner Graduate Fellowship in Developmental Psychology

Debbie's enthusiasm, intelligence, sense of humor, and her commitment to honesty, integrity, and social justice influenced everyone she knew. Read More

Dick and Jimmie Ruth Evans Dean’s Scholarship in Business

Doing something to support students who represent the future of this great state fills them with hope. Read More

Dieste Scholarship for Innovation and Creativity

Tony Dieste is a recognized authority on global branding, brand communications and media and a leader in his industry. Read More

Don and Katy Houseman Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Business

In order to graduate, he had to pass a letter-writing class, with his arm in a cast above his head. Read More

Don R. and Patricia Kidd Boyd Lectureship in Petroleum Exploration

Teaching people in the field of petroleum exploration was their way of assuring the continuation of the field at UT. Read More

Don R. Boyd Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Patricia wishes to honor her late husband's desire to give back and have an impact on the Jackson School. Read More

Donald D. Harrington Fellows Program

The Donald D. Harrington Fellows Program rewards creative academic work with an annual Fellowship award. Read More

Donald Wayne Neuenschwander Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Business Funded by the My Friends Foundation

Honoring Donald Neuenschwander for a lifetime of professional achievement and community service. Read More

Dr. Alberto G. Garcia Scholarship

It is hoped that the scholarship serves as encouragement for journalism students to fight for racial and social justice. Read More

Dr. and Mrs. Ernest C. Butler Centennial Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Opera

This gift began decades of support for music education. In 2008 the school was renamed the Butler School of Music. Read More

Dr. and Mrs. Ernest C. Butler Endowments

The Butlers’ love of music and belief in the value of education promise a future for the arts at UT. Read More

Dr. Arnold Romberg Endowed Chair in Physics

Dr. Arnold Romberg was curious, skilled, and had an impact on physics that carried past his death for generations to come. Read More

Dr. Bobbie Morrow Dietrich Scholarship in Communication

Dr. Morrow was a Longhorn who changed every corner of the world where she found herself, from Asia to South Texas. Read More

Dr. Brooks Carlton Fowler Endowed Presidential Graduate Fellowship in Electrical and Computer Engineering

Dr. Fowler had a passion for innovation, progress, and always staying curious. His spirit lives on in this legacy. Read More

Dr. Fumiko Tamura Graduate Fellowship in Foreign Language Education

From Japan with Love: English teacher says she owes it all to UT Read More

Dr. J. Parker Lamb Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Lamb's contributions to engineering and to UT are immeasurable. His legacy is assured by this gift to future generations. Read More

Dr. James G. Houston Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Business

Forever indebted to his teacher, Jim Vick created this endowment in his mentor's name to inspire students. Read More

Dr. James Lee Martin Memorial Scholarship in Petroleum Geology

He was a man of great faith and he had the highest moral and ethical standards. Read More

Dr. Joe Thorne Gilbert Centennial Lectureship in Health Professions

"He could do in one-fourth the time what surgery professors did with two residents and a medical student." Read More

Dr. John B. Longenecker Graduate Research Endowment in the Department of Nutritional Sciences

He was an inspired teacher and a celebrated nutritionist, known nationally and internationally for his research in amino acids. Read More

Dr. John H. Doran Endowed Graduate Fellowship in Neuroscience

Dr. Doran has funded research into finding a treatment for peripheral neuropathy at a total of 4 UT System schools. Read More

Dr. Lee-hsia Hsu Ting Endowed Graduate Fellowship in Information Studies

Dr. Tang's sister Leewen Shen thanks UT for Dr. Tang's education, which helped the family create a life in America. Read More

Dr. Nancy Panak Kwallek Endowed Chair in Design & Planning

Dr. Kwallek was director of the Interior Design Program, and holder of the Gene Edward Mikeska Chair for Interior Design. Read More

Dr. Pat and Mary Martha Oles Endowed Scholarship

Patrick and Julie Oles responded to the Dell Medical First Class initiative by funding a scholarship named for Patrick’s parents. Read More

Dr. Polley Ann McClure Scholarship in Management Information Systems

She hopes to inspire young women entering information technology to not be daunted by a lack of representation. Read More

Durel and Jean Reid Family Endowed Scholarship

Don (BBA, '88, JD 1993) and Melissa Reid remember his parents with this gift. Read More

Ed. Owen – Geo. Coates Fund

George Coates' gift honors Ed Owen, who contributed so much to the Jackson School. Read More

Edward Sibley Lewis, M.D. Endowed Presidential Pre-Med Scholarship

R.B. and Margaret Lewis were grateful for all they were given, and gave back with three endowments to UT. Read More

Eleanor Cruikshank Moore Memorial Endowed Presidential Scholarship

She was fun-loving, vivacious, and always had a smile and nice word for everyone. Read More

Elizabeth E. Norwood Graduate Fellowship in Nursing

She was the longest serving nurse in state service in Texas history. Read More

Elizabeth Shatto Massey Endowed Chair in Education

The endowment will ideally support a nationally prominent scholar who will advance first-rate, innovative technology use in teacher education. Read More

Emily and Don Jackson Endowment for Excellence in Juvenile Justice

Honoring Ron Jackson's adoptive parents, especially his father, whose work helping young people influenced Ron's own career in juvenile justice. Read More

Ethel Gene Kahmer Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Natural Sciences

Dr. Kristina Hill honors her stay-at-home mom, who taught her how to autorace, think independently and value education. Read More

Eugene A. Malish Endowed Presidential Scholarship

It was his philosophy that everyone deserved a chance to be their best. Read More

Everett Hullum Scholarship for Excellence in Journalism

"He made us look good, then gave us the credit. Working with Everett made you better.” Read More

Ewing and Worzel Graduate Fellowship

These geophysicists had a forty-year professional relationship. Together and singly they conducted revolutionary research and advanced public ... Read More

Fleet and Chester Wynne Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Education

They felt that education was the best way to ensure that our nation leads the world. Read More

Foyt Family Endowment for Student Affairs

Carol Shepherd believes that Horns Helping Horns embodies the giving spirit of her parents, well-known figures around the University. Read More

Frances Tarlton “Sissy” Farenthold Endowed Lecture Series in Peace, Social Justice and Human Rights

Sissy has been a significant role model for countless women and men across the country. Read More

Frances Wasserman Endowment in Memory of Dr. Harry Wasserman

Frances Wasserman, with Nathan Snyder, UT librarian responsible for Judaica, Hebraica and Yiddica, created this endowment to support the collections. Read More

Frank N. Edmonds, Jr. Memorial Fellowship

For 32 years an enthusiastic teacher, valued colleague and expert cosmic observer, Professor Edmonds helped define the Department of Astronomy. Read More

Friends of Student Field Experiences Endowment

Supporting education and philanthropic efforts in the community has a special meaning in Bob Zinn's life. Read More

G. Bradley Bourland UT Elementary School Library Book Fund

The connection between a passion for learning and literature gave way for the security of preserving literature. Read More

G.C. “Ox” Emerson Endowed Scholarship

His descendants honor an early Longhorn player under Clyde Littlefield and, later, freshman Longhorn coach. Read More

Gareth Morgan Memorial Endowed Excellence Fund

Morgan's passion for Greek and Latin texts, and for Shakespeare, found memorable expression in inspired teaching and free public readings. Read More

Gaylan Gillean Cobb Endowed Scholarship

Honoring one of the first females in the Longhorn Band, this scholarship supports band members studying to be teachers. Read More

Gaylord A. and JoAnn H. Jentz Men’s and Women’s Athletics Academic Excellence Scholarship

Created to further undergraduate academic achievement, awarded in alternating years to male and to female athletes. Read More

George L. Clark Scholarship Fund

This scholarship incorporates education and leadership in a way that George L. Clark, Jr. would appreciate. Read More

George M. Hocking Fund for the Collection of Floristic Books

Hocking's extensive knowledge and reach in the science of medicinal plants will be remembered. Read More

George W. Marshall, Jr. Memorial Endowed Presidential Scholarship

This gift will give generations of students the education he treasured, at the university he thought best in America. Read More

Gerald E. Hawxhurst & Susan St. Denis Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Helping students who did not graduate high school, or are orphans or wards of the state, pursue a college education. Read More

Ghosh Kalra Endowed Scholarship

With this generous and farsighted gift to generations of Longhorns Monica and Vik Kalra have established a lasting legacy. Read More

Gilbert I. “Buddy” Low Endowed Scholarship

Low's sincere dedication to the law, and legal education, will be remembered by generations of students. Read More

Giselle and Steve Rohleder/Accenture Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Business

The Rohleders believe that education is fundamental to lifelong success, and want to give every deserving student that opportunity. Read More

Graham F. Carey Scholarship in Computational Science

Carey was a distinguished and respected member of the ICES faculty for 34 years, equally honored for his research and for his teaching. Read More

Gregory Dalton Drago “Spirit of Life” Memorial Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Greg’s unique, strong character lives on through this scholarship, inspiring and encouraging students to complete their education. Read More

Guy E. Green Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Guy (Squire) Green was intensely loyal to UT, which he credited for his great success as a petroleum geologist. Read More

Hal H. Bybee Memorial Fund

Bybee would be proud of freeing students from working to finance their education, allowing them to attend summer field camp. Read More

Harry Trueblood Foundation Scholarship in Petroleum Engineering

Harry Trueblood was a person of extraordinary vision and achievement. His foundation, created in 1968, provides scholarships and educational ... Read More

Heather and Jack Nelson Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Business

Heather and Jack earned four UT degrees. They know how crucial a scholarship can be to recruiting a talented student. Read More

Heather Dealy Memorial Scholarship

Like rays of the sun, Heather Dealy’s light reached and warmed everyone fortunate enough to have fallen within her orbit. Read More

Heather M. Menzie Endowed Excellence Fund for FRI

Heather's love, commitment and contributions to life science will stay with us forever. Read More

Helen D. Vollmer Scholarship in Audiology

In honoring her mother with this scholarship, Helen Vollmer is providing priceless educational opportunity. Read More

Helen Farabee Memorial Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Helen sought people to work with her, to learn from her, to share her passion for doing the right thing. Read More

Herbert A. Miller, Jr. Endowed Dean’s Scholarship in Business

"Servant leadership is about building relationships with students and encouraging them." - Herbert A. Miller, Jr. Read More

Howard R. Lowe Vertebrate Paleontology Endowment

This endowment honors Dr. John Wilson, and is intended to support student field work in vertebrate paleontology. Read More

Hubbard/Hudson Families Endowed Scholarship in Mechanical Engineering

The UT slogan “What Starts Here Changes The World” has proven to be true for the Hubbards and Hudsons. Read More

Ira and Muriel Maxie Endowment

The Maxies want to make a difference in the lives of children and honor the legacy of Ira and Muriel. Read More

Ira Butler Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Law

The Butlers’ love of music, and belief in public education, are demonstrated in a long history of generous support. Read More

Irene Zercher St. Clair Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Math/Science Education

A dedicated educator, Dr. St. Clair traveled the state, accrediting the math curriculum in Texas high schools. Read More

J. Henry Doscher, Jr. Endowed Scholarships

J. Henry Doscher, alumnus, lawyer, professor, and scholar of history, donated scholarship support and archival documents to the Forty Acres. Read More

J. M. White Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Chemistry

Mike will forever be remembered by the family, students, friends, and colleagues whose joy it was to share his time. Read More

Jack and Maxine Zarrow Endowed Graduate Fellowship in Engineering

Jack and Maxine Zarrow, and their family, change the world whenever they can improve a community, or address mental illness. Read More

Jack Shrader Memorial Fund

Jack Shrader was a man dedicated to professionalism in hospitality, with his own creative flair. Read More

James A. Elkins, III Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Finance

Elkins gave himself to others through giving to the community. He was a truly wonderful husband, father, and friend. Read More

James A. Gibbs Hydrogeology and Engineering Geology Graduate Fellowship Fund

“A degree should expand one’s personal development, socially and professionally, not lead you through a restrictive corridor for employment.” ... Read More

James and Shelley Ulm Endowed Dean’s Scholarship in Business

"We are a blessed family, supporting academic institutions that are important to us, making a difference in our lives." Read More

James C. Thompson Endowed Graduate Fellowship in Physics

Jim always made sure his graduate students were provided with the financial support they needed to flourish personally and professionally, Read More

James Mirabal, P.E. Endowed Scholarship in Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

In James Mirabal's personal life journey, he always demonstrated commitment, self-sacrifice, humility, and perseverance. Read More

James R. Roach Endowed Fund in American Foreign Relations

Roach had an impact on students that was unmatched within the Government Department. Read More

James W. Deitrick Endowed Scholarship for International Accounting Study

Deitrick said, “I love the students. That’s the reason I never left." Read More

Jane Addams Field Education Development Endowment

Jane Addams' life provided the model of a social work career, devoted to advocacy, social justice, and community organization. Read More

Jane and Mike Downer Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Laser Physics in Memory of Glenn Bryant Focht

Glenn Focht's achievements will be remembered through this endowment, and talented graduate students will have opportunities to shine. Read More

Jayne and Richard Suhler Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Plan II Honors

Jayne and Rick believe every college student deserves opportunities like those afforded to them. Read More

Jean Cheever Endowed Scholarship in Theatre and Dance

Jean wants to educate performers about the economic realities of theatre, preparing them to make practical life and career choices Read More

Jeanette and Ferris Nassour Fellowship in Art History

Jeanette was passionately and actively committed to the arts. Her generosity will be honored through this endowment. Read More

Jeanette and Ferris Nassour Graduate Fellowship in Art History

Jeanette was passionately and actively committed to the arts, a donor to Austin Opera, the Performing Arts Center, and the Blanton. Read More

Jeanne and Terry Startzel Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Social Work

They changed and grew together at UT, and give back so others can do the same. Read More

Jeanne H. Brown Endowed Staff Excellence Award

"She is such a giving person and always puts everyone else first."-Barbara Brown Herman Read More

Jeanne Richey Amacker Endowed Scholarship in Education

This scholarship gives preference to returning upperclassmen who had interrupted their studies and are completing their degrees. Read More

Jeff Byers Memorial Graduate Award in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

Jeff Byers' influence continues, rewarding engineering students who exhibit integrity, a collaborative spirit, and compassion towards others. Read More

Jeffrey Andrew Mikeska Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics

Jeffrey brought joy and energy to everything he took on. His spirit lives as his scholarship gives great opportunities to students. Read More

Jen Duggan Endowed Graduate Fellowship

Carrying forward the message that Jen so strongly believed in, that all people are created equal and deserve equal treatment. Read More

Jenny and Thomas Hoang Endowed Scholarship

The Hoangs wanted to provide students with an opportunity to learn at UT Austin just as they did. Read More

Jerry H. Clay Endowed Presidential Scholarship for Petroleum Engineering

The Clay family feels the endowment reflects his life, supporting the University that held such a special place in his heart. Read More

Jessica Michelle Fertitta Excellence Fund for Student Advocacy & Civic Engagement

Jessica was smart, sincere, and caring. Her legacy creates opportunities for students who actively engage in public service. Read More

Joan F. Curry Endowed Presidential Scholarship

The Joan Curry Scholars proudly carry the name of an alumna who was dedicated to the path they now walk. Read More

Joe B. and Louise Cook Professorship in Mathematics

Louise aimed to grant students the opportunities she never had. Her generosity, name and story will not be forgotten. Read More

Joe D. Ligon Endowed Scholarship in Engineering

He was an active and involved supporter of The University of Texas, extending generosity and kindness to others. Read More

Joel Sherzer Excellence Endowment for the Archive of the Indigenous Languages of Latin America (AILLA)

Anthropology, linguistics, and University library resources collaborated to create one of the world's leading digital repositories for endangered Read More

John & Jane Barnhill President’s Associates Endowment

The Barnhills' generosity to UT and the surrounding community showcased their generosity and characteristic kindness. Read More

John A. Wheeler Graduate Fellowship in Physics

Professor Emeritus Wheeler, a renowned theoretical physicist, introduced the terms "black hole" and "wormhole" to describe hypothetical phenomena. Read More

John and Page Schreck Endowed Presidential Scholarship

John and Page feel they have been blessed and, through the scholarship, want to give others the opportunity for a UT education. Read More

John and Wendy Jennings Endowed Presidential Scholarship

They created a scholarship knowing that UT will expect excellence from all who are privileged to call themselves Longhorns. Read More

John B. and Irene W. Goodenough Endowed Research Fund in Engineering

This gift from a renowned scientist and his wife demonstrates their belief in the work being done at UT. Read More

John C. Akard Distinguished Lectureship Program

While Akard has been honored throughout his career for excellence in bankruptcy law, this lectureship remains close to his heart. Read More

John C. and Marian B. Maxwell Endowed Undergraduate Scholarship in Geological Sciences

John and Marian Maxwell gave this scholarship in appreciation for those John was given as a student. Read More

John Charles Sisson Memorial Lecture

In his characteristic style, John worked tirelessly to advance the field of biology. Read More

John D. Curtis Endowed Graduate Fellowship in American History

The endowment was a gift to John from his wife. John believes that attending UT changed his life. Read More

John F. Curry Endowed Presidential Scholarship

John Fitzgerald Curry's compassion and big heart inspired all who knew him. Read More

John Ring LaMontagne Memorial Chair in Infectious Diseases and Global Health

Dr. John Ring LaMontagne helped advance the fight against many of the world’s most devastating diseases: influenza, tuberculosis, and malaria. Read More

John T. Files Endowed Graduate Fellowship in Engineering

This fellowship reflects how deeply respected John Files was for his leadership in professional, civic and business organizations. Read More

John T. Stuart III Centennial Professorship in Mathematics

Honoring John T. Stuart III, McCombs '58, distinguished alumnus and respected member of UT development and advisory boards. Read More

John W. Barnhill, Jr. – Blue Bell Creameries, Inc. Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Barnhill avidly supports higher education and wishes to grant students the opportunities afforded to him. Read More

Johnson-Bates Respect and Inclusion Endowed Presidential Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded annually to students who are taking a leadership role within the LGBT communities. Read More

Jon A. and Kelly U. Schweinle Endowed Scholarship in Chemical Engineering

For Jon and Kelly, providing an opportunity for students in need of financial aid is a priority. Read More

Joseph-Reuben Montoya Endowed Memorial Scholarship

Through this endowment, Joey's family remembers his generosity, kindness and desire to help others in any way possible. Read More

Joyce M. Burg–Class of 1926 Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Law

The first female attorney in Houston, Joyce was a champion for refugees, for her clients, and for future law students. Read More

Ju-Nam and Pearl Chew Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Engineering

Ju-Nam and Pearl Chew are remembered through this endowment for their dedication and generosity to UT. Read More

Judge Carl O. Bue, Jr. Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Law

A distinguished maritime lawyer nominated to the District Court by President Nixon, and held in high regard throughout his long career. Read More

Judge Eduardo E. de Ases Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Law

Ases consistently strived for excellence in the field of law, as reflected in his accomplishments and dedication. Read More

Judge Jerry Buchmeyer Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Law

Judge Buchmeyer was admired as an outstanding judicial mind and was famous for his belief that humor was a necessity. Read More

Julian C. Barton Professorship in Nutrition

The first doctor of internal medicine and one of the first physicians in Texas to promote the use of penicillin. Read More

Kasman Family Lectures in Eastern European Jewish Life and Culture

Dr. Kasman, passionate about the history of East European Jewry, funded these lectures at The Schusterman Center for Jewish Studies. Read More

Katie U. Murray Endowed Presidential Scholarships

Two scholarships serve to honor the memory of the late Katie U. Murray, beloved wife of Archie Murray. Read More

Keller Family Excellence Endowment

With a thankful heart, Stewart Keller hopes to give future students some of what UT gave him and his family. Read More

Kenneth Ford Family Endowed Scholarship

The Ford family's multigenerational connections to UT will be remembered by students given opportunities to dream by this scholarship. Read More

Kevin E. Underhill Memorial Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Kevin Underhill was a kind, humble man with a great love of learning and the outdoors. Read More

Keyes Family Endowed Scholarship Fund

John and Luella hope the Scholarship Fund will change lives for many future students by providing them with an education. Read More

Knox Nunnally Endowed Scholarship

Knox Nunnally's great athletic legacy carries on through this scholarship in support of intercollegiate athletics. Read More

Korsh & Ally Jafarnia Endowed Scholarship

Dr. Korsh Jafarnia created an opportunity for future Longhorns to see their dreams of a UT education come true. Read More

Krishnan-Sethu Endowed Presidential Scholarship

This endowment is to honor ordinary people who were extraordinary parents Read More

Kurt Schwing Fellowship

The donor, Kurt Schwing's daughter, remembers him with a poem, celebrating life and nature, which she hopes inspires fellowship recipients. Read More

L. A. “Bunk” Gibbs Scholarship Fund

Pauline Zoeller hoped to inspires potential donors who perhaps never realized that "contributions can be meaningful, no matter what size.” Read More

L. Decker Dawson Fund in Exploration Geophysics

Dawson thought himself lucky to find work he loved in exploration and geology. This is his way to give back. Read More

Larry and Sarah West Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Larry and Sarah West's gift helps students in McCombs School of Business to achieve their dreams for the future. Read More

Larry Parks Endowed Scholarship in the McCombs School of Business

"UT opened many doors for me and taught me much about life and business. I hope to share this wonderful opportunity Read More

Larry W. Lake Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Petroleum & Geosystems Engineering

Called “the hardest professor I ever liked” by students, Dr. Lake literally wrote the book on reservoir engineering. Read More

Laura Hampton Rogers Endowed Presidential Scholarship

At UT Laura Rogers shaped a career from her passion for teaching. This gift from her parents expresses their deep gratitude. Read More

Lawrence A. Fuess Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Architectural Engineering

"Consume every ounce of knowledge you can...so you too can live your life with purpose", as Larry did. Read More

Lawrence C. Biedenharn, Jr. Endowment for Excellence

Lawrence C. Biedenharn's contributions to the department of Physics live on through this gift, donated by his wife, Sarah. Read More

Lawrence E. Gilbert, Jr. Excellence Endowment

Roger and Ann Worthington's belief in the mission of the Brackenridge Field Lab is the driving force behind this gift. Read More

Lee Bagan Endowment

This gift helps students with cognitive disabilities pay for the diagnostic testing that will provide access to federal educational benefits. Read More

Lennart and Daniel Kopra Memorial Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Classical Guitar or Music Education

Through this endowment, Marty hopes to encourage talented musicians to continue their musical studies and enrich the community with performances. Read More

Leo and Catherine E. Schein Memorial Scholarship Fund

The fund honors the parents of Catherine Schein, particularly their belief in higher education, and supports students with financial limitations. Read More

Les Dames D’Escoffier, Dallas Chapter Endowed Presidential Fellowship in American Studies

Les Dames d’Escoffier is a society of professional women in culinary, beverage and hospitality industries. The fellowship supports disssertation ... Read More

Leslie and Jack Bergeron Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Jack and Leslie Bergeron believe education correlates to individual growth. Their endowment is one way to give back to UT. Read More

Lester J. Reed Professorship in Biochemistry

Janet Reed created this endowment out of love, to honor Lester Reed as a wonderful husband, father, and scientist. Read More

Linda and Barry Hunsaker, Jr. Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Law

Linda and Barry Hunsaker, Jr., generously chose to share their professional success with future generations of law students. Read More

Lois Sager Foxhall Endowments

Lois Sager was a bold journalist before and during WWII. Her legacies support future students as they mold the future. Read More

Lynda’s Library Endowed Excellence Fund

The library will have a home in The Family Garden, which is a place for the child in everyone. Read More

M. B. Moran Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Education

M.B. Morgan, an empathetic spirit, dedicated her life to helping others. This legacy honors her selfless generosity. Read More

M. Georgia Hegarty Dunkerley Contemporary Texas Art Series

“Art provokes a community, provides a shared language. The books are art themselves." - Michele Dunkerley Read More

M. June and J. Virgil Waggoner Endowments

J. Virgil Waggoner and M. June Waggoner support life-changing programs and research through their generous philanthropy. Read More

M. K. Hage Endowments

M. K. Hage loved learning, helping others and UT. His values live on in this legacy, supporting future educators. Read More

Major Christopher M. Cooper Endowed Air Force ROTC Excellence Fund

This fund in Major Cooper's memory will support students who are passionate about flying and ready to serve their country. Read More

Maline (Mary Ailine) Gilbert McCalla Scholarship

Maline Gilbert's generosity and artistic spirit will be honored for generations by Fine Arts students given the opportunity to dream. Read More

Marina P. Sifuentes Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Marina Sifuentes is a natural leader who believes that education and healthcare are necessary to truly transform lives. Read More

Marion Elizabeth Eason Endowed Scholarship for the Study of Biology

She measured time by the passage of butterflies. Read More

Mark and Pamela Callahan Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Actuarial Studies

For Mark and Pamela Callahan, their gift reflects gratitude for the opportunity given to Mark when he was in college. Read More

Mark J. Belisle Family Endowed Scholarship

"I'm not a Texan by birth, but I am glad I got here, I'm a Longhorn for life" -Mark Belisle Read More

Marsha and Wallace Fowler Endowed Undergraduate Scholarship

The endowment was created, Dr. Fowler said, "because students need support. When I was a student I needed support". Read More

Marsha Malish Jones Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Marsha and Robert believe in the great difference one person's generosity can make in the lives of many others. Read More

Martha C. Gooding Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Nursing

Martha Gooding, compassionate and committed, gave her best in emotional and clinical care. Her spirit will be remembered for generations. Read More

Maruvada Mukhalinga Sastry & Maruvada Lakshmi Devi Endowed Excellence Fund for Telugu Studies

This endowment honors generations of an extended family deeply connected by love, culture, tradition and education. Read More

Mary Elizabeth Sherrill Endowments

Mary Elizabeth Sherrill is remembered for her musical talent, wit, capacity for friendship, and unique charm by her husband, Robert. Read More

Mary Ritchie Key Fund for Linguistics Research Materials

Key, professor emeritus of linguistics at UC Irvine, gave the funds to provide research materials for the Benson Latin American Collection. Read More

Mel Oakes Endowed Undergraduate Lecture Series

Dr. Oakes is passionate about his work, valued by colleagues, an enthusiastic teacher and a great example for students. Read More

Michael and Susanna Steinberg Endowed Scholarship Fund

Since 1993, students have made their new futures, changing the world thanks to the generosity of Michael and Susanna Steinberg. Read More

Michael T. and Elizabeth C. Cotton Endowed Presidential Scholarship

With their belief in and love of education, Mike and Elizabeth created an endowment for students studying teaching. Read More

Milo M. Backus Endowed Fund in Exploration Geophysics

L. Decker Dawson created this endowment to honor a man whose passion and drive contributed immeasurably to his field. Read More

Minnie Lee Barrett Shepard Endowment

Keenly responsive to every spark of interest shown by each student, Mrs. Barrett conveyed the living connections to classical languages. Read More

Moreland Family Endowed Scholarship

This generous gift provides tuition support for one student throughout his or her undergraduate medical education. Read More

Morgan J. Davis Centennial Chair in Petroleum Geology

This gift honoring Mr. Davis, leader of one of the world’s great oil companies and UT alum, supports faculty excellence. Read More

Moton H. Crockett, Jr. and Martha Crockett Endowment for Big Bertha

Crockett, Longhorn Band director, and the man who brought Big Bertha to UT, still supports the Band through this legacy Read More

Mr. Alfredo T. Garcia, Jr. Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Pharmacy

Alfredo Tomas Garcia III, like his father, wants to serve as a role model by supporting a legacy of quality education. Read More

Mr. and Mrs. Frank Craig Erwin, Jr., Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Erwin was a trencherman, a classical music aficionado, and enjoyed nothing more than a good scotch. Read More

Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Pope Endowed Excellence Fund in Business Honors

Knowing the importance of education, Lawrence and Cher have given this gift to create opportunity for future deserving students. Read More

N. Kemp Maer, Sr. Endowed Excellence Fund in Physics

Dr. Maer's father encouraged his fascination with physics, and he now enjoys the opportunity to encourage generations of future scientists. Read More

Neil and Amy Leibman Endowed Presidential Scholarship

The Leibman's, despite not being Texas Alumni, fell in love with the university and support the success of University students. Read More

Nicholas Cominos Fund

Mr. Comino had a knack for storytelling. His legacy supports the art of documenting the human experience through a lens. Read More

Nicholas J. Ferrara Memorial Scholarship

"Nick was a quiet but passionate leader who believed in making the world a better place" - David Onion Read More

Nisankarao S. Rao Endowed Scholarship in Chemical Engineering

Rao subscribed to the philosophy that one could accomplish anything with the right attitude and determination. Read More

Olin Ray Cable, Jr. Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Accounting and Finance

Ray Cable was key to making Merichem’s business systems and governance strong and a point of pride for the company. Read More

Omega Phi Gamma Endowed Scholarship

"Every brother of Omega Phi Gamma was fortunate to have been able to attend and graduate from the University of Texas at Austin, and that degree ... Read More

Overland Partners Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Overland wants to aid in the development of the next generation of students. Read More

Pat Hingle Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Theatre and Dance

Hingle's friends and fellow actors remember his discipline, ethics, sense of fair play, and professionalism. Read More

Patsy Bostick Reed Endowed Graduate Fellowship in Nutritional Sciences

Established to benefit UT Austin's College of Natural Sciences. Gift funds were provided by Dr. Reed and Reed Transition Technologies. Read More

Patsy Stice Memorial Graduate Fellowship in Social Work

Stice was a challenging yet supportive supervisor of social work interns, and did her work with much humor. Read More

Paul and Tish Szurek Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Liberal Arts

This endowment reflects the Szureks' desire to see more people have an opportunity to comfortably afford an education. Read More

Paul F. Barbara Endowment for Student Excellence in Nanoscience

Paul was a brilliant scientist and visionary leader, and was tireless in pursuit of resources and talent for the nanoscience program. Read More

Paul J. Szaniszlo Endowed Scholarship

The Szaniszlos attribute their accomplishments, as individuals and as a family, to Paul’s dedication to learning, hard work, and perseverance Read More

Paul Robert DeGregory Memorial Endowed Scholarship in Chemistry

With this endowment Paul's family and friends honor his legacy of service and his dedication to improving the world through science. Read More

Prentiss C. Burt Endowed Scholarship in Business

Prentiss hopes that future graduates use their education in careers that make them happy, then pay back their good fortune. Read More

Priscilla Pond Flawn Child and Family Laboratory Endowment

Priscilla's dedication and energetic activism are honored in the establishment of The Priscilla Pond Flawn Regents Professorship in Child Development. Read More

R. B. and Margaret Lewis Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Biochemistry

R.B and Margaret Lewis wanted to ensure that others had the same educational opportunities their family enjoyed. Read More

R. L. Folk/E. F. McBride Petrography Fund

Folk and McBride's contributions to UT and contributions to the study of geology are remembered and honored by this legacy. Read More

Randy Clay Burgess University Leadership Network Endowed Scholarship

With Randy's gift, future students in the Amarillo area will have an opportunity to change their lives. Read More

Richard A. “Porky” Haberman Endowed Graduate Fellowship in Teacher Education

Porky changed the destiny of many high school teachers, and their students, statewide. He was someone who knew how to make a difference. Read More

Richard and Marjorie Nelson Endowed Scholarship

Richard and Marjorie Nelson gave to the University with the hope that their contribution would help students in need. Read More

Richard B. Dyke Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Communications

Dyke is remembered as a religious man, good with his words, who enjoyed reading the newspaper, and discussing books. Read More

Richard Dale Endowed Chair in law

Dale was kind, patient, and gentle, with a great sense of humor and a twinkle in his eye. Read More

Richard Douglas and Judith Watson Perkins Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Judy and Dick have an intense dedication to education and to UT, reflected in their campus-wide involvement and generosity. Read More

Rob L. Jones Endowed Excellence Fund in Finance

Jones' tireless efforts and his extensive generosity will be remembered through this and other endowments to UT. Read More

Robert C. Jeffrey Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Communication

Dean Jeffrey was honored by colleagues and friends by the creation of the endowment, assuring his legacy for generations. Read More

Robert Charles Witt and Laura Gutierrez-Witt Library Fund for Latin America

For the love of the art of literature, Laura Gutiérrez-Witt sustains the preservation efforts for Latin American works. Read More

Robert E. Eakin Endowed Centennial Scholarship

Robert Eakin was a source of motivation and inspiration to others.His prescient scientific research remains influential decades later. Read More

Robert Foshko Scholarship Fund

Bob's work entertained and delighted, giving students the tools and encouragement to present their stories to the world. Read More

Robert H. Cuyler Endowed Lecture Series

Robert H. Cuyler's passion for and dedication to the field of geology has fueled new scholarship and discovery. Read More

Robert K. Conklin Endowed Scholarship for Student Athletes

"To know that I have a small part in helping a young student-athlete succeed is gratifying.” - Robert K. Conklin Read More

Robert M. “Jack” Howe Friend of Alec Endowed Scholarship in Engineering

Robert M. “Jack” Howe's legacy continues by impacting the future success of young engineering students. Read More

Robin Bruce Moran Memorial Centennial Endowed Presidential Scholarship for Undergraduate Students in Chemical Engineering

Thanks to the generosity of Mr. and Mrs. Moran, future opportunity for talented engineering students is secured. Read More

Ron and Linda Bowen Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Engineering

Ron’s time in the university formed the foundation for opportunities that allowed his family to succeed. Read More

Ronald K. DeFord Field Scholarship Fund

The endowment is an expression of profound gratitude for Prof. DeFord's encouragement, from a former student. Read More

Rosamond Allen Haertlein and Jeanne Allen Ferrin Faculty Fund

The endowment salutes two women who broke through the limits of the status quo to achieve their goals in geosciences. Read More

Ross Q. Smith and Wade Lowdermilk Knowledge Is Good Endowed Scholarship

Alumni Smith and Lowdermilk, alumni and entrepreneurs, support undergraduates pursuing degrees in Electrical or Computer Engineering. Read More

Sarah and Ernest Butler Family Fund Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Opera

The profound sincerity behind the Butlers’ unprecedented support will be honored by generations of future students. Read More

Sarah W. Woolrich Endowed Scholarship

Sarah Woolrich was involved with civic, social and educational communities that reflected her wide-ranging interests. Read More

Schwob Building Company Friends of Alec Endowed Scholarship in Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

The education Schwob received is an opportunity that he wants to offer the next generations of students. Read More

Scott Chamberlain Memorial Endowed Presidential Scholarship

The Chamberlain family hopes this gift provides students with the opportunity to follow their own unique paths in life. Read More

Sirgo Family Endowed Scholarship in Mechanical Engineering

The Sirgos are true believers in the discipline of engineering and the contribution engineers make to society. Read More

Stella Churchill Mullins Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Mullins left behind an incredible legacy in her exemplary life of service and her impact on the field of mental health. Read More

Stephen E. and Patricia S. Clabaugh Fund in Geology Research

Clabaugh was a teacher and a storyteller who loved to share his enthusiasm and interests with family and friends. Read More

Stephen F. and Fay Evans Martin Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Chemistry

The Martins' approach to education involves helping students forge social bonds and nurturing camaraderie. Read More

Stephen Joseph Tripodi Endowed Excellence Fund

His father created this endowment to honor Stephen’s career and in recognition of the education he received at UT. Read More

Stephens Family Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Social Work

"Help others with a hand up.” – John Stephens, Sr. “Learn, teach, serve, and enjoy.” – Ruth Stephens Read More

Steve Barton Endowed Presidential Scholarships

Barton seeks to offer incoming students the financial assistance that he was so fortunate to receive. Read More

Stuart W. Stedman 40 Acres Scholarship for Plan II

Stedman has always wanted to give back to the unique program that so significantly changed his life. Read More

Sublett Capital Ventures, Incorporated Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Barbara Sublett Guthery, an enthusiastic, involved advisor and supporter, gives generously of her time and resources to make UT greater. Read More

Sun and Yim Yip Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Mechanical Engineering

This scholarship honors the late Sun and Yim Yip. Their kindness and accomplishments will be remembered. Read More

Susan J. Neff Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Education

This endowment, created by her grateful family, continues Susan Neff's legacy of sharing kindness and providing opportunities throughout her lifetime. Read More

Susan McCartney Finnegan Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Social Work

Finnegan hopes that this endowment will help students obtain an education and pursue a career in social work. Read More

Susan Ponce Memorial Endowed Scholarship in International Law

Susan was meticulous, dedicated, and intent on putting her best effort into whatever she did. Read More

Swenumson-Baker Geophysics Excellence Fund

Baker wants to help other students who would not otherwise have the opportunity to attend college. Read More

T. Keller Towns Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Mechanical Engineering

Towns was determined to attend UT, and feels privileged that his subsequent success allows him to support future students. Read More

Terrell Blodgett Endowment for Government Services in Urban Management and Finance

Honoring Professor Emeritus Terrell Blodgett who believes that every student deserves the opportunity to make positive change in the world. Read More

Terrence and Mary Claire Welch Endowed Presidential Scholarship

The Welch's generosity encourages students to pursue their dreams, no matter the obstacle, and provides help along the way. Read More

The Bill C. Cotner Field Experience Fund

“Work hard, make friends is the main thing. And don’t burn any bridges.” - Bill Cotner Read More

The Christie Skinner and Thomas W. Gilligan Distinguished Scholars Endowment

Dean Thomas W. Gilligan led the McCombs School with energy, focus, and new ideas, and left a positive, lasting legacy. Read More

The Corinne and Toby Carleton Scholarship Endowment Fund

Toby ascribes his success largely to what he learned at UT, and wants others to have the same opportunity. Read More

The Herbert and Johanna Liebscher Foundation Endowed Scholarship Fund

The Liebshers began new lives in America. They cared deeply about the children of Comal County and creating educational opportunity. Read More

The Honorable Hilmar G. Moore Endowed Scholarship

Hilmar had an enthusiasm for helping others to succeed, especially those who showed courage and initiative. Read More

The JoyLynn Hailey Reed Endowment Fund for Intellectual Entrepreneurship

The IE program JoyLynn helped build at UT is one testament to Dr. Reed's talents and energy, this fund another. Read More

The Mort Baranoff Endowed Scholarship

Mort Baranoff, expressed himself with sincerity and enthusiasm and continued creating and teaching art despite pain and illness. Read More

The Neel Harrington Memorial Scholarship

Neel's parents honor his dream of practicing medicine by making possible the education of the best and brightest future students. Read More

The Paul Pierre Standifer Endowed Scholarship in Film Production

This endowment was created to celebrate Paul Pierre Standifer's life and his legacy of encouraging fellow film students. Read More

The Plant Research Institute Endowment

Dr. Malcolm created this fund, recognizing UT's remarkable history of promoting plant science, to create a sustainable future for humankind. Read More

The Vanguri Foundation of America Program Endowment in Telugu Studies

The Vanguri Foundation of America, Inc. was established to preserve the art and culture of the language of Telugu. Read More

Thomas A. Loomis Endowed Lectureship

Tom Loomis established an innovative lecture series resulting in significant funding for distinguished faculty in the McCombs School of Business. Read More

Thomas A. Loomis Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Loomis' lengthy list of accomplishments and the support he offered will be honored. Read More

Thomas J. Temple, Jr. Memorial Scholarship in Engineering

Temple's involvement with his local community and efforts to better the lives around him will be remembered by future students. Read More

Thomas Strama, M.D. Endowed Scholarship

In creating this legacy, Strama's family assures that he is remembered for his kindness as well as for his skill. Read More

Timothy David Baker Endowed Scholarship in Marine and Freshwater Biology

Tim was a passionate fisherman, outdoorsman, and an outstanding cook who generously shared his fish and game. Read More

Tom and Bitsey Hail Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Tom and Bitsey's kindness and generosity to UT will be remembered and honored through this legacy. Read More

Tracy-Locke/Morris Hite Endowed Presidential Scholarship Fund for Advertising Studies

Mr. Hite demonstrated through civic service that business could and should help lead the way forward to a better city. Read More

Troy Randall Parish Scholarship Fund

The scholarship honors Troy’s life by providing the means for others to achieve their goals and follow their dreams. Read More

Udden Memorial Scholarship Fund

Johan Udden's list of accomplishments is long and had a profound impact on Texas and on the history of UT. Read More

Vada A. and Walter V. Boyle Graduate Fellowship in Petroleum Geology

Vada and Walt believe that the most rewarding gift one can give is an opportunity to have a higher education. Read More

Vincent R. DiNino Longhorn Band Presidential Scholarship

For 30 years, Vincent DiNino directed the mighty Longhorn Band, making it a powerhouse and remembering everyone on the way. Read More

Virginia Lipscomb Curtain Club Endowed Scholarship

Virginia had always been blessed with a dramatic imagination. The Curtain Club brought kindred spirits together. Read More

Voces Oral History Project Excellence Endowment

As the volume of stories from WWII grew, a broader picture emerged of life in Latinx communities Read More

W. Ralph Canada, Jr. Endowment for Horns Helping Horns

Learning that the program could amplify the effect of his gift, Canada expressed his gratitude to UT with this endowment. Read More

Wagner Schwing Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Engineering

The Wagner family saw continued support from UT and the surrounding community and gives back through this endowment. Read More

Warren J. and Viola Mae Raymer Chair

Through Raymer's work as a dedicated physician he helped many people who suffered from allergies. Read More

Warren R. and Yvonne B. Waggoner Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Mechanical Engineering

The Waggoners provide near continuous support for UT, Warren by recruiting students for Exxon Mobil and together through this endowment. Read More

Wayne and Glenda Dayton Endowed Presidential Fellowship

The Daytons believe in the American dream, worked hard to achieve it, and provide opportunities for future generations. Read More

Wilburn H. Bohne Friends of Alec Scholarship in Engineering

Wilburn H. Bohne served his country with pride. The endowment supports growth and innovation in engineering. Read More

William H. Crook Program in International Affairs

William H. Crook's legacy provides an opportunity for students to make a true difference in the lives of the underprivileged. Read More

William Howard Beasley III Professorship in the Graduate School of Business

Mr. Beasley III left behind a legacy of leadership and personal integrity that will influence the development of future leaders. Read More

William R. Muehlberger Field Geology Scholarship Fund

William Muehlberger was a man who taught people about the world and encouraged them to experience it for themselves. Read More

William T. (Bill) Guy, Jr. Excellence Endowment in Mathematics

Dr. Guy was known throughout the nation for his grace, teaching voice, and ability to bring math alive. Read More

William T. Stokes Centennial Teaching Fellowship in Geological Sciences

This endowment is Bill’s expression of gratitude to UT and a way to let faculty know they were appreciated. Read More

Charls and Harmolyn Walker Excellence Funds

Honoring lives of extraordinary commitment to public service. Read More

Maruvada Mukhalinga Sastry & Maruvada Lakshmi Devi Endowed Excellence Fund for Telugu Studies

This endowment honors generations of an extended family deeply connected by love, culture, tradition and education. Read More

Chuchu Ma Memorial Endowed Presidential Scholarship

She was a bright light for everyone in her life. She was always genuine, always helpful, and always kind. Read More

Paul Robert DeGregory Memorial Endowed Scholarship in Chemistry

With this endowment Paul's family and friends honor his legacy of service and his dedication to improving the world through science. Read More

Randy Clay Burgess University Leadership Network Endowed Scholarship

With Randy's gift, future students in the Amarillo area will have an opportunity to change their lives. Read More

Judge Carl O. Bue, Jr. Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Law

A distinguished maritime lawyer nominated to the District Court by President Nixon, and held in high regard throughout his long career. Read More

Krishnan-Sethu Endowed Presidential Scholarship

This endowment is to honor ordinary people who were extraordinary parents Read More

Patsy Bostick Reed Endowed Graduate Fellowship in Nutritional Sciences

Established to benefit UT Austin's College of Natural Sciences. Gift funds were provided by Dr. Reed and Reed Transition Technologies. Read More

Keller Family Excellence Endowment

With a thankful heart, Stewart Keller hopes to give future students some of what UT gave him and his family. Read More

James C. Thompson Endowed Graduate Fellowship in Physics

Jim always made sure his graduate students were provided with the financial support they needed to flourish personally and professionally, Read More

Korsh & Ally Jafarnia Endowed Scholarship

Dr. Korsh Jafarnia created an opportunity for future Longhorns to see their dreams of a UT education come true. Read More

Ghosh Kalra Endowed Scholarship

With this generous and farsighted gift to generations of Longhorns Monica and Vik Kalra have established a lasting legacy. Read More

Helen D. Vollmer Scholarship in Audiology

In honoring her mother with this scholarship, Helen Vollmer is providing priceless educational opportunity. Read More

Lynda’s Library Endowed Excellence Fund

The library will have a home in The Family Garden, which is a place for the child in everyone. Read More

Jeanette and Ferris Nassour Fellowship in Art History

Jeanette was passionately and actively committed to the arts. Her generosity will be honored through this endowment. Read More

Archives of American Mathematics Endowment

The funds will support the continuing growth and importance of the archive as an active resource center. Read More

Jeanette and Ferris Nassour Graduate Fellowship in Art History

Jeanette was passionately and actively committed to the arts, a donor to Austin Opera, the Performing Arts Center, and the Blanton. Read More

Thomas Strama, M.D. Endowed Scholarship

In creating this legacy, Strama's family assures that he is remembered for his kindness as well as for his skill. Read More

Priscilla Pond Flawn Child and Family Laboratory Endowment

Priscilla's dedication and energetic activism are honored in the establishment of The Priscilla Pond Flawn Regents Professorship in Child Development. Read More

Conscious Leader Endowed Excellence Fund

Jon has a passionate interest in cross-generational business leadership development, particularly for millennials, based on finding common ground. Read More

Crespin Guzman Endowed Scholarship in Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

The generosity of the Guzman family is a valued expression of thanks and a priceless gift for future students. Read More

Dieste Scholarship for Innovation and Creativity

Tony Dieste is a recognized authority on global branding, brand communications and media and a leader in his industry. Read More

Heather M. Menzie Endowed Excellence Fund for FRI

Heather's love, commitment and contributions to life science will stay with us forever. Read More

Robert K. Conklin Endowed Scholarship for Student Athletes

"To know that I have a small part in helping a young student-athlete succeed is gratifying.” - Robert K. Conklin Read More

Joseph-Reuben Montoya Endowed Memorial Scholarship

Through this endowment, Joey's family remembers his generosity, kindness and desire to help others in any way possible. Read More

Voces Oral History Project Excellence Endowment

As the volume of stories from WWII grew, a broader picture emerged of life in Latinx communities Read More

Dr. John H. Doran Endowed Graduate Fellowship in Neuroscience

Dr. Doran has funded research into finding a treatment for peripheral neuropathy at a total of 4 UT System schools. Read More

Dr. Nancy Panak Kwallek Endowed Chair in Design & Planning

Dr. Kwallek was director of the Interior Design Program, and holder of the Gene Edward Mikeska Chair for Interior Design. Read More

Dr. Pat and Mary Martha Oles Endowed Scholarship

Patrick and Julie Oles responded to the Dell Medical First Class initiative by funding a scholarship named for Patrick’s parents. Read More

Frances Tarlton “Sissy” Farenthold Endowed Lecture Series in Peace, Social Justice and Human Rights

Sissy has been a significant role model for countless women and men across the country. Read More

Moreland Family Endowed Scholarship

This generous gift provides tuition support for one student throughout his or her undergraduate medical education. Read More

Ross Q. Smith and Wade Lowdermilk Knowledge Is Good Endowed Scholarship

Alumni Smith and Lowdermilk, alumni and entrepreneurs, support undergraduates pursuing degrees in Electrical or Computer Engineering. Read More

Adam Conrad Grote Memorial Scholarship in Architecture

Adam was a member of the UT Undergraduate Architecture Student Council and gave his time to planning cherished events. Read More

Robert Foshko Scholarship Fund

Bob's work entertained and delighted, giving students the tools and encouragement to present their stories to the world. Read More

Vincent R. DiNino Longhorn Band Presidential Scholarship

For 30 years, Vincent DiNino directed the mighty Longhorn Band, making it a powerhouse and remembering everyone on the way. Read More

Jean Cheever Endowed Scholarship in Theatre and Dance

Jean wants to educate performers about the economic realities of theatre, preparing them to make practical life and career choices Read More

The Vanguri Foundation of America Program Endowment in Telugu Studies

The Vanguri Foundation of America, Inc. was established to preserve the art and culture of the language of Telugu. Read More

Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Pope Endowed Excellence Fund in Business Honors

Knowing the importance of education, Lawrence and Cher have given this gift to create opportunity for future deserving students. Read More

The Christie Skinner and Thomas W. Gilligan Distinguished Scholars Endowment

Dean Thomas W. Gilligan led the McCombs School with energy, focus, and new ideas, and left a positive, lasting legacy. Read More

Omega Phi Gamma Endowed Scholarship

"Every brother of Omega Phi Gamma was fortunate to have been able to attend and graduate from the University of Texas at Austin, and that degree ... Read More

Billy & Jean Mann Football Program Endowment

“I owe my career to The University of Texas, but I owe my life to my parents” -Debra J. Mann Read More

The JoyLynn Hailey Reed Endowment Fund for Intellectual Entrepreneurship

The IE program JoyLynn helped build at UT is one testament to Dr. Reed's talents and energy, this fund another. Read More

James W. Deitrick Endowed Scholarship for International Accounting Study

Deitrick said, “I love the students. That’s the reason I never left." Read More

Carolyn and Preston Butcher Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Business

Preston and Carolyn are devoted to helping qualified students who might not otherwise be able to afford a UT education. Read More

Ada Mae Janicke Marshall Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Mae valued learning and building relationships, and she instilled in her sons a sense of responsibility, confidence, and optimism. Read More

Prentiss C. Burt Endowed Scholarship in Business

Prentiss hopes that future graduates use their education in careers that make them happy, then pay back their good fortune. Read More

Alan B. Matejowsky Endowed Scholarship in Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering

Alan Bruce Matejowksy’s commitment to excellence was evident in every facet of his life. Read More

Everett Hullum Scholarship for Excellence in Journalism

"He made us look good, then gave us the credit. Working with Everett made you better.” Read More

Giselle and Steve Rohleder/Accenture Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Business

The Rohleders believe that education is fundamental to lifelong success, and want to give every deserving student that opportunity. Read More

Jeanne and Terry Startzel Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Social Work

They changed and grew together at UT, and give back so others can do the same. Read More

Jon A. and Kelly U. Schweinle Endowed Scholarship in Chemical Engineering

For Jon and Kelly, providing an opportunity for students in need of financial aid is a priority. Read More

Dick and Jimmie Ruth Evans Dean’s Scholarship in Business

Doing something to support students who represent the future of this great state fills them with hope. Read More

Thomas J. Temple, Jr. Memorial Scholarship in Engineering

Temple's involvement with his local community and efforts to better the lives around him will be remembered by future students. Read More

Gaylan Gillean Cobb Endowed Scholarship

Honoring one of the first females in the Longhorn Band, this scholarship supports band members studying to be teachers. Read More

Lawrence C. Biedenharn, Jr. Endowment for Excellence

Lawrence C. Biedenharn's contributions to the department of Physics live on through this gift, donated by his wife, Sarah. Read More

Jeanne H. Brown Endowed Staff Excellence Award

"She is such a giving person and always puts everyone else first."-Barbara Brown Herman Read More

Betty Jean and Gilbert Victor Blomquist Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Civil Engineering

Betty Jean and Gilbert Victor Blomquist are models of encouragement for civil engineering students. Read More

Ju-Nam and Pearl Chew Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Engineering

Ju-Nam and Pearl Chew are remembered through this endowment for their dedication and generosity to UT. Read More

Durel and Jean Reid Family Endowed Scholarship

Don (BBA, '88, JD 1993) and Melissa Reid remember his parents with this gift. Read More

Richard A. “Porky” Haberman Endowed Graduate Fellowship in Teacher Education

Porky changed the destiny of many high school teachers, and their students, statewide. He was someone who knew how to make a difference. Read More

Susan Ponce Memorial Endowed Scholarship in International Law

Susan was meticulous, dedicated, and intent on putting her best effort into whatever she did. Read More

Carol Lewis Heideman Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Biomedical Engineering

Heideman felt the need to pass the torch by assisting students from similar backgrounds. Read More

Ben and Dorothy Hyek Endowed Scholarship in Business

Their achievements weren’t measured in diplomas, plaques, trophies, or expensive cars but in a strong marriage, faith, and family. Read More

Susan McCartney Finnegan Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Social Work

Finnegan hopes that this endowment will help students obtain an education and pursue a career in social work. Read More

Les Dames D’Escoffier, Dallas Chapter Endowed Presidential Fellowship in American Studies

Les Dames d’Escoffier is a society of professional women in culinary, beverage and hospitality industries. The fellowship supports disssertation ... Read More

Heather and Jack Nelson Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Business

Heather and Jack earned four UT degrees. They know how crucial a scholarship can be to recruiting a talented student. Read More

Tom and Bitsey Hail Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Tom and Bitsey's kindness and generosity to UT will be remembered and honored through this legacy. Read More

Dr. James G. Houston Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Business

Forever indebted to his teacher, Jim Vick created this endowment in his mentor's name to inspire students. Read More

John and Page Schreck Endowed Presidential Scholarship

John and Page feel they have been blessed and, through the scholarship, want to give others the opportunity for a UT education. Read More

James and Shelley Ulm Endowed Dean’s Scholarship in Business

"We are a blessed family, supporting academic institutions that are important to us, making a difference in our lives." Read More

Sun and Yim Yip Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Mechanical Engineering

This scholarship honors the late Sun and Yim Yip. Their kindness and accomplishments will be remembered. Read More

G. Bradley Bourland UT Elementary School Library Book Fund

The connection between a passion for learning and literature gave way for the security of preserving literature. Read More

Dave and Charlene Ernst Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Aerospace Engineering

Ernst is proud to say that he was part of the most successful jet fighter program in history. Read More

Leo and Catherine E. Schein Memorial Scholarship Fund

The fund honors the parents of Catherine Schein, particularly their belief in higher education, and supports students with financial limitations. Read More

Martha C. Gooding Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Nursing

Martha Gooding, compassionate and committed, gave her best in emotional and clinical care. Her spirit will be remembered for generations. Read More

Dr. James Lee Martin Memorial Scholarship in Petroleum Geology

He was a man of great faith and he had the highest moral and ethical standards. Read More

Carol and John Schweitzer Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Business

John hopes this endowment will help UT give the most deserving qualified students a better chance in life through education. Read More

Dr. Polley Ann McClure Scholarship in Management Information Systems

She hopes to inspire young women entering information technology to not be daunted by a lack of representation. Read More

The Honorable Hilmar G. Moore Endowed Scholarship

Hilmar had an enthusiasm for helping others to succeed, especially those who showed courage and initiative. Read More

David L. Knaggs Endowed Scholarship

David was a stalwart force of goodness. Despite his loss, his influence will live on through future generations of students. Read More

Clinton Sylvester Hartmann Endowed Undergraduate Scholarship in Engineering

A celebrated scientist and innovator remembered for his belief in education, mentoring, giving, and leaving the world a better place. Read More

Barbara Hall Chamberlain Endowed Graduate Fellowship

Barbara's family extended beyond blood relatives. She welcomed all with kindness. Read More

Cole William Adams Memorial Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Social Work

Reflecting Cole’s caring spirit by supporting students who, one day, will help young adults recover from substance abuse. Read More

Eleanor Cruikshank Moore Memorial Endowed Presidential Scholarship

She was fun-loving, vivacious, and always had a smile and nice word for everyone. Read More

Andrea M. Ogilvie Honorary Endowed Excellence Fund for Equal Opportunity in Engineering

Ogilvie led the Cockrell School to creating a more ethnically diverse community through her dedication and effort as EOE director. Read More

Jeanne Richey Amacker Endowed Scholarship in Education

This scholarship gives preference to returning upperclassmen who had interrupted their studies and are completing their degrees. Read More

Sarah W. Woolrich Endowed Scholarship

Sarah Woolrich was involved with civic, social and educational communities that reflected her wide-ranging interests. Read More

Wayne and Glenda Dayton Endowed Presidential Fellowship

The Daytons believe in the American dream, worked hard to achieve it, and provide opportunities for future generations. Read More

Katie U. Murray Endowed Presidential Scholarships

Two scholarships serve to honor the memory of the late Katie U. Murray, beloved wife of Archie Murray. Read More

Olin Ray Cable, Jr. Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Accounting and Finance

Ray Cable was key to making Merichem’s business systems and governance strong and a point of pride for the company. Read More

Courtney and Cindy Brien Endowed Presidential Fellowship

Cindy and Courtney gave a fellowship to UT as a means of paying forward the support they’ve received from family Read More

Kurt Schwing Fellowship

The donor, Kurt Schwing's daughter, remembers him with a poem, celebrating life and nature, which she hopes inspires fellowship recipients. Read More

Alaina L. Hanson Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Alaina is a true giver. She gives to her marriage, children, extended family, friends, and employees. Read More

David and Nancy Lubke Temple Graduate Fellowship for Nursing

David and Nancy are proud to help advanced nursing students continue their training and become leaders and teachers. Read More

Christopher and Christine Manning Endowed Scholarship for Business

The Christopher and Christine Manning Endowed Scholarship for Business fuels the future for business students. Read More

Jessica Michelle Fertitta Excellence Fund for Student Advocacy & Civic Engagement

Jessica was smart, sincere, and caring. Her legacy creates opportunities for students who actively engage in public service. Read More

Herbert A. Miller, Jr. Endowed Dean’s Scholarship in Business

"Servant leadership is about building relationships with students and encouraging them." - Herbert A. Miller, Jr. Read More

Elizabeth E. Norwood Graduate Fellowship in Nursing

She was the longest serving nurse in state service in Texas history. Read More

Cory and Priscilla Redding Family Scholarship

Cory Redding, 2017, believes in the lifelong impact of teachers who keep students on the right path. Read More

Ira and Muriel Maxie Endowment

The Maxies want to make a difference in the lives of children and honor the legacy of Ira and Muriel. Read More

Larry Parks Endowed Scholarship in the McCombs School of Business

"UT opened many doors for me and taught me much about life and business. I hope to share this wonderful opportunity Read More

Larry W. Lake Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Petroleum & Geosystems Engineering

Called “the hardest professor I ever liked” by students, Dr. Lake literally wrote the book on reservoir engineering. Read More

Heather Dealy Memorial Scholarship

Like rays of the sun, Heather Dealy’s light reached and warmed everyone fortunate enough to have fallen within her orbit. Read More

Johnson-Bates Respect and Inclusion Endowed Presidential Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded annually to students who are taking a leadership role within the LGBT communities. Read More

Neil and Amy Leibman Endowed Presidential Scholarship

The Leibman's, despite not being Texas Alumni, fell in love with the university and support the success of University students. Read More

Susan J. Neff Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Education

This endowment, created by her grateful family, continues Susan Neff's legacy of sharing kindness and providing opportunities throughout her lifetime. Read More

Damon and Amy Davis Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Civil Engineering

With a passion to give back, Damon and Amy were able to forever link the Davis family with the University. Read More

Anne Q. and Brien P. Smith Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Business

Through their gift to the University, the Smiths want to create opportunities similar to those that UT gave them as students. Read More

Christy and David Dauphin Graduate Fellowship in Nursing

Nursing is the frontline of healthcare. The Dauphins want nurses to have the best training and skills possible. Read More

Marsha Malish Jones Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Marsha and Robert believe in the great difference one person's generosity can make in the lives of many others. Read More

Angelo Miele Endowment

Miele had a challenging and exciting career, and was an outstanding teacher and researcher. Read More

Brian L. Harlan Memorial Endowment

Funds raised for this endowment benefit the Counseling and Mental Health Center and "Be That One", a suicide prevention program. Read More

Graham F. Carey Scholarship in Computational Science

Carey was a distinguished and respected member of the ICES faculty for 34 years, equally honored for his research and for his teaching. Read More

Larry and Sarah West Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Larry and Sarah West's gift helps students in McCombs School of Business to achieve their dreams for the future. Read More

Wilburn H. Bohne Friends of Alec Scholarship in Engineering

Wilburn H. Bohne served his country with pride. The endowment supports growth and innovation in engineering. Read More

Dr. John B. Longenecker Graduate Research Endowment in the Department of Nutritional Sciences

He was an inspired teacher and a celebrated nutritionist, known nationally and internationally for his research in amino acids. Read More

Sirgo Family Endowed Scholarship in Mechanical Engineering

The Sirgos are true believers in the discipline of engineering and the contribution engineers make to society. Read More

Bill and Alice Wright Endowment for Education and Outreach

Dr. Wright's love of science was a catalyst for the creation of this endowment. Read More

William H. Crook Program in International Affairs

William H. Crook's legacy provides an opportunity for students to make a true difference in the lives of the underprivileged. Read More

Richard B. Dyke Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Communications

Dyke is remembered as a religious man, good with his words, who enjoyed reading the newspaper, and discussing books. Read More

John and Wendy Jennings Endowed Presidential Scholarship

They created a scholarship knowing that UT will expect excellence from all who are privileged to call themselves Longhorns. Read More

Laura Hampton Rogers Endowed Presidential Scholarship

At UT Laura Rogers shaped a career from her passion for teaching. This gift from her parents expresses their deep gratitude. Read More

Hubbard/Hudson Families Endowed Scholarship in Mechanical Engineering

The UT slogan “What Starts Here Changes The World” has proven to be true for the Hubbards and Hudsons. Read More

Nicholas J. Ferrara Memorial Scholarship

"Nick was a quiet but passionate leader who believed in making the world a better place" - David Onion Read More

Mr. Alfredo T. Garcia, Jr. Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Pharmacy

Alfredo Tomas Garcia III, like his father, wants to serve as a role model by supporting a legacy of quality education. Read More

Charles M. Simmons Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Engineering

Charles is not only a Lone Star Legend, he is a Longhorn Legend. His legacy will live on at UT. Read More

Robert M. “Jack” Howe Friend of Alec Endowed Scholarship in Engineering

Robert M. “Jack” Howe's legacy continues by impacting the future success of young engineering students. Read More

Dr. Arnold Romberg Endowed Chair in Physics

Dr. Arnold Romberg was curious, skilled, and had an impact on physics that carried past his death for generations to come. Read More

Charles T. “Tippy” Newton Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Law

Charles’ passion for the law will live on in those he mentored. Read More

Lois Sager Foxhall Endowments

Lois Sager was a bold journalist before and during WWII. Her legacies support future students as they mold the future. Read More

Schwob Building Company Friends of Alec Endowed Scholarship in Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

The education Schwob received is an opportunity that he wants to offer the next generations of students. Read More

Burke and Elizabeth Baker Memorial Scholarship

They believed that Texans must provide for the education of the state's young people, regardless of student financial circumstances. Read More

Archie C. Roberts Family Endowed Scholarship in Electrical and Computer Engineering or Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering

Archie’s work and travels inspired his son, Jon, to follow in his father’s engineering and geoscience footsteps. Read More

James Mirabal, P.E. Endowed Scholarship in Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

In James Mirabal's personal life journey, he always demonstrated commitment, self-sacrifice, humility, and perseverance. Read More

The Plant Research Institute Endowment

Dr. Malcolm created this fund, recognizing UT's remarkable history of promoting plant science, to create a sustainable future for humankind. Read More

James A. Elkins, III Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Finance

Elkins gave himself to others through giving to the community. He was a truly wonderful husband, father, and friend. Read More

Paul F. Barbara Endowment for Student Excellence in Nanoscience

Paul was a brilliant scientist and visionary leader, and was tireless in pursuit of resources and talent for the nanoscience program. Read More

Nisankarao S. Rao Endowed Scholarship in Chemical Engineering

Rao subscribed to the philosophy that one could accomplish anything with the right attitude and determination. Read More

Don R. Boyd Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Patricia wishes to honor her late husband's desire to give back and have an impact on the Jackson School. Read More

Jenny and Thomas Hoang Endowed Scholarship

The Hoangs wanted to provide students with an opportunity to learn at UT Austin just as they did. Read More

William T. (Bill) Guy, Jr. Excellence Endowment in Mathematics

Dr. Guy was known throughout the nation for his grace, teaching voice, and ability to bring math alive. Read More

Stuart W. Stedman 40 Acres Scholarship for Plan II

Stedman has always wanted to give back to the unique program that so significantly changed his life. Read More

Steve Barton Endowed Presidential Scholarships

Barton seeks to offer incoming students the financial assistance that he was so fortunate to receive. Read More

Rob L. Jones Endowed Excellence Fund in Finance

Jones' tireless efforts and his extensive generosity will be remembered through this and other endowments to UT. Read More

Jerry H. Clay Endowed Presidential Scholarship for Petroleum Engineering

The Clay family feels the endowment reflects his life, supporting the University that held such a special place in his heart. Read More

Moton H. Crockett, Jr. and Martha Crockett Endowment for Big Bertha

Crockett, Longhorn Band director, and the man who brought Big Bertha to UT, still supports the Band through this legacy Read More

Criaco Family Endowed Excellence Fund

Paving the way for the education of future generations one gift at a time. Read More

Kevin E. Underhill Memorial Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Kevin Underhill was a kind, humble man with a great love of learning and the outdoors. Read More

Leslie and Jack Bergeron Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Jack and Leslie Bergeron believe education correlates to individual growth. Their endowment is one way to give back to UT. Read More

T. Keller Towns Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Mechanical Engineering

Towns was determined to attend UT, and feels privileged that his subsequent success allows him to support future students. Read More

Eugene A. Malish Endowed Presidential Scholarship

It was his philosophy that everyone deserved a chance to be their best. Read More

Ethel Gene Kahmer Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Natural Sciences

Dr. Kristina Hill honors her stay-at-home mom, who taught her how to autorace, think independently and value education. Read More

Stephen F. and Fay Evans Martin Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Chemistry

The Martins' approach to education involves helping students forge social bonds and nurturing camaraderie. Read More

Charles M. Nettles Endowed Presidential Scholarship

The Nettles happily give back to UT to help students pursue the high-quality education that sustains their own family. Read More

Donald Wayne Neuenschwander Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Business Funded by the My Friends Foundation

Honoring Donald Neuenschwander for a lifetime of professional achievement and community service. Read More

Bernice Hall Burum Graduate Fellowship

Always mindful, good-natured, and competent, Bunny valued education and cultivated a future where graduate students could continue pursuing knowledge. Read More

Vada A. and Walter V. Boyle Graduate Fellowship in Petroleum Geology

Vada and Walt believe that the most rewarding gift one can give is an opportunity to have a higher education. Read More

John Charles Sisson Memorial Lecture

In his characteristic style, John worked tirelessly to advance the field of biology. Read More

John & Jane Barnhill President’s Associates Endowment

The Barnhills' generosity to UT and the surrounding community showcased their generosity and characteristic kindness. Read More

Dr. Brooks Carlton Fowler Endowed Presidential Graduate Fellowship in Electrical and Computer Engineering

Dr. Fowler had a passion for innovation, progress, and always staying curious. His spirit lives on in this legacy. Read More

Ron and Linda Bowen Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Engineering

Ron’s time in the university formed the foundation for opportunities that allowed his family to succeed. Read More

Bill & Marie Ashby Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Bill and Marie Ashby's engineering scholarship paves the way for future innovations and technological advances developed by engineering students. Read More

Milo M. Backus Endowed Fund in Exploration Geophysics

L. Decker Dawson created this endowment to honor a man whose passion and drive contributed immeasurably to his field. Read More

Michael T. and Elizabeth C. Cotton Endowed Presidential Scholarship

With their belief in and love of education, Mike and Elizabeth created an endowment for students studying teaching. Read More

David and Kim Kennedy Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering

David and Kim want to help students the way he was helped on his way to a successful career. Read More

Jeffrey Andrew Mikeska Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics

Jeffrey brought joy and energy to everything he took on. His spirit lives as his scholarship gives great opportunities to students. Read More

Ann Callaway Brown Endowment Fund for the UT String Project

We believe that the human spirit requires music for fulfillment. Read More

Mark and Pamela Callahan Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Actuarial Studies

For Mark and Pamela Callahan, their gift reflects gratitude for the opportunity given to Mark when he was in college. Read More

Lennart and Daniel Kopra Memorial Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Classical Guitar or Music Education

Through this endowment, Marty hopes to encourage talented musicians to continue their musical studies and enrich the community with performances. Read More

Stella Churchill Mullins Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Mullins left behind an incredible legacy in her exemplary life of service and her impact on the field of mental health. Read More

Dr. J. Parker Lamb Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Lamb's contributions to engineering and to UT are immeasurable. His legacy is assured by this gift to future generations. Read More

Dr. Bobbie Morrow Dietrich Scholarship in Communication

Dr. Morrow was a Longhorn who changed every corner of the world where she found herself, from Asia to South Texas. Read More

W. Ralph Canada, Jr. Endowment for Horns Helping Horns

Learning that the program could amplify the effect of his gift, Canada expressed his gratitude to UT with this endowment. Read More

Kasman Family Lectures in Eastern European Jewish Life and Culture

Dr. Kasman, passionate about the history of East European Jewry, funded these lectures at The Schusterman Center for Jewish Studies. Read More

Timothy David Baker Endowed Scholarship in Marine and Freshwater Biology

Tim was a passionate fisherman, outdoorsman, and an outstanding cook who generously shared his fish and game. Read More

Cale McDowell Award for Innovation in Undergraduate Studies

This award recognizes staff, students or faculty members who demonstrate extraordinary effort or individual commitment to improving the ... Read More

Mary Elizabeth Sherrill Endowments

Mary Elizabeth Sherrill is remembered for her musical talent, wit, capacity for friendship, and unique charm by her husband, Robert. Read More

Foyt Family Endowment for Student Affairs

Carol Shepherd believes that Horns Helping Horns embodies the giving spirit of her parents, well-known figures around the University. Read More

Creekmore and Adele Hay Fath Endowments

Creekmore and Adele Fath were leading figures in local and national Democratic party politics during decades of significant social change. Read More

Scott Chamberlain Memorial Endowed Presidential Scholarship

The Chamberlain family hopes this gift provides students with the opportunity to follow their own unique paths in life. Read More

Jeff Byers Memorial Graduate Award in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

Jeff Byers' influence continues, rewarding engineering students who exhibit integrity, a collaborative spirit, and compassion towards others. Read More

Paul J. Szaniszlo Endowed Scholarship

The Szaniszlos attribute their accomplishments, as individuals and as a family, to Paul’s dedication to learning, hard work, and perseverance Read More

Nicholas Cominos Fund

Mr. Comino had a knack for storytelling. His legacy supports the art of documenting the human experience through a lens. Read More

Charles N. Wilson Chair in Pakistan Studies

The endowment honors Congressman Wilson's service to his country and to the people of East Texas. Read More

Joel Sherzer Excellence Endowment for the Archive of the Indigenous Languages of Latin America (AILLA)

Anthropology, linguistics, and University library resources collaborated to create one of the world's leading digital repositories for endangered Read More

Darwin Family GeoFORCE Texas Fund

The Darwins believe in the importance of promoting the early success of future earth scientists. Read More

Swenumson-Baker Geophysics Excellence Fund

Baker wants to help other students who would not otherwise have the opportunity to attend college. Read More

Dave Tait Memorial Endowed Scholarship in Softball

UT was always important to the Tait family, not only when they lived in Texas. Read More

Dr. Alberto G. Garcia Scholarship

It is hoped that the scholarship serves as encouragement for journalism students to fight for racial and social justice. Read More

Jane and Mike Downer Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Laser Physics in Memory of Glenn Bryant Focht

Glenn Focht's achievements will be remembered through this endowment, and talented graduate students will have opportunities to shine. Read More

Virginia Lipscomb Curtain Club Endowed Scholarship

Virginia had always been blessed with a dramatic imagination. The Curtain Club brought kindred spirits together. Read More

Elizabeth Shatto Massey Endowed Chair in Education

The endowment will ideally support a nationally prominent scholar who will advance first-rate, innovative technology use in teacher education. Read More

Bob Schenkkan Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Robert Schenkkan, a founder of public radio and television, has assured his legacy with this gift supporting communication education. Read More

David M. and Zuria F. Austin Endowed Excellence Fund

With their gift David and Zuria's fierce commitment to Social Work will be remembered by students whose dreams it makes real. Read More

Gilbert I. “Buddy” Low Endowed Scholarship

Low's sincere dedication to the law, and legal education, will be remembered by generations of students. Read More

Kenneth Ford Family Endowed Scholarship

The Ford family's multigenerational connections to UT will be remembered by students given opportunities to dream by this scholarship. Read More

Bill and Tomiko Kennedy Memorial Endowed Presidential Scholarship

The seven Kennedy children bestowed this gift to honor the sacrifices their parents made to send them to college. Read More

Major Christopher M. Cooper Endowed Air Force ROTC Excellence Fund

This fund in Major Cooper's memory will support students who are passionate about flying and ready to serve their country. Read More

Darrell D. Rocha Scholarship in Communication

Rocha coached students in the life skills they would need beyond college, and always extended kindness Read More

Jayne and Richard Suhler Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Plan II Honors

Jayne and Rick believe every college student deserves opportunities like those afforded to them. Read More

David Walter President’s Associates Endowment

“David thought helping a student who needed financial assistance was about the best thing you could do.” Read More

The Bill C. Cotner Field Experience Fund

“Work hard, make friends is the main thing. And don’t burn any bridges.” - Bill Cotner Read More

Danny Toole Memorial Turing Scholarship

Danny showed keen mechanical and logical abilities, which he demonstrated through multiple endeavors in different fields. Read More

Rosamond Allen Haertlein and Jeanne Allen Ferrin Faculty Fund

The endowment salutes two women who broke through the limits of the status quo to achieve their goals in geosciences. Read More

Lawrence E. Gilbert, Jr. Excellence Endowment

Roger and Ann Worthington's belief in the mission of the Brackenridge Field Lab is the driving force behind this gift. Read More

J. M. White Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Chemistry

Mike will forever be remembered by the family, students, friends, and colleagues whose joy it was to share his time. Read More

Lee Bagan Endowment

This gift helps students with cognitive disabilities pay for the diagnostic testing that will provide access to federal educational benefits. Read More

Stephen Joseph Tripodi Endowed Excellence Fund

His father created this endowment to honor Stephen’s career and in recognition of the education he received at UT. Read More

Gerald E. Hawxhurst & Susan St. Denis Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Helping students who did not graduate high school, or are orphans or wards of the state, pursue a college education. Read More

The Corinne and Toby Carleton Scholarship Endowment Fund

Toby ascribes his success largely to what he learned at UT, and wants others to have the same opportunity. Read More

Arch Campbell Endowment for Creativity

The legendary NBC movie critic supports student narrative or documentary film work, radio or documentary photojournalism with this endowment. Read More

Robert H. Cuyler Endowed Lecture Series

Robert H. Cuyler's passion for and dedication to the field of geology has fueled new scholarship and discovery. Read More

Amos Salvador Stratigraphy Scholarship Endowment

Professor emeritus Amos Salvador was well known for his contributions and dedication to geological integrity and to the advancement of research. Read More

Amy Johnson McLaughlin Administrative Chair in Human Ecology

Gift funds for The Amy Johnson McLaughlin Administrative Chair in Human Ecology were provided by the McLaughlin family. Read More

John F. Curry Endowed Presidential Scholarship

John Fitzgerald Curry's compassion and big heart inspired all who knew him. Read More

Joan F. Curry Endowed Presidential Scholarship

The Joan Curry Scholars proudly carry the name of an alumna who was dedicated to the path they now walk. Read More

Irene Zercher St. Clair Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Math/Science Education

A dedicated educator, Dr. St. Clair traveled the state, accrediting the math curriculum in Texas high schools. Read More

Maline (Mary Ailine) Gilbert McCalla Scholarship

Maline Gilbert's generosity and artistic spirit will be honored for generations by Fine Arts students given the opportunity to dream. Read More

Jane Addams Field Education Development Endowment

Jane Addams' life provided the model of a social work career, devoted to advocacy, social justice, and community organization. Read More

Terrence and Mary Claire Welch Endowed Presidential Scholarship

The Welch's generosity encourages students to pursue their dreams, no matter the obstacle, and provides help along the way. Read More

Carol Corley Nelson Excellence Endowment in Human Ecology

Carol, an active and engaged alumna, created this endowment for future students who share her love for fabrics and sewing. Read More

N. Kemp Maer, Sr. Endowed Excellence Fund in Physics

Dr. Maer's father encouraged his fascination with physics, and he now enjoys the opportunity to encourage generations of future scientists. Read More

Dean Jack Otis Endowed Lecture Series

"His contributions will always be recognized and his memory cherished." Former Dean, and later professor, in Social Work. Read More

Dan and Peggy Pitts Endowed Scholarship

The education Dan received at UT gave him the opportunity to be successful in the business world. Read More

Richard Dale Endowed Chair in law

Dale was kind, patient, and gentle, with a great sense of humor and a twinkle in his eye. Read More

Friends of Student Field Experiences Endowment

Supporting education and philanthropic efforts in the community has a special meaning in Bob Zinn's life. Read More

Dr. Fumiko Tamura Graduate Fellowship in Foreign Language Education

From Japan with Love: English teacher says she owes it all to UT Read More

Linda and Barry Hunsaker, Jr. Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Law

Linda and Barry Hunsaker, Jr., generously chose to share their professional success with future generations of law students. Read More

Dr. Lee-hsia Hsu Ting Endowed Graduate Fellowship in Information Studies

Dr. Tang's sister Leewen Shen thanks UT for Dr. Tang's education, which helped the family create a life in America. Read More

Charles and Barbara Peck Endowed Scholarship

The Pecks feel that educating young people to become teachers will help us to build a better future. Read More

Alec Beck Endowed Scholarship

UT will be changed forever by the character, love and courage that Alec embodied. Read More

Keyes Family Endowed Scholarship Fund

John and Luella hope the Scholarship Fund will change lives for many future students by providing them with an education. Read More

John Ring LaMontagne Memorial Chair in Infectious Diseases and Global Health

Dr. John Ring LaMontagne helped advance the fight against many of the world’s most devastating diseases: influenza, tuberculosis, and malaria. Read More

Warren R. and Yvonne B. Waggoner Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Mechanical Engineering

The Waggoners provide near continuous support for UT, Warren by recruiting students for Exxon Mobil and together through this endowment. Read More

Dr. and Mrs. Ernest C. Butler Centennial Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Opera

This gift began decades of support for music education. In 2008 the school was renamed the Butler School of Music. Read More

Charles and Dorothy Maddin Graduate Fellowship in Analytical Chemistry

Passionate about education, Charlie and Dorothy Maddins created a legacy that will educate aspiring chemists generations into the future. Read More

John B. and Irene W. Goodenough Endowed Research Fund in Engineering

This gift from a renowned scientist and his wife demonstrates their belief in the work being done at UT. Read More

Benjamin and Dorothy A. Fruchter Endowments

Benjamin and Dorothy's gift encourages the academic and professional growth of future students in the Department of Educational Psychology. Read More

James A. Gibbs Hydrogeology and Engineering Geology Graduate Fellowship Fund

“A degree should expand one’s personal development, socially and professionally, not lead you through a restrictive corridor for employment.” ... Read More

Lawrence A. Fuess Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Architectural Engineering

"Consume every ounce of knowledge you can...so you too can live your life with purpose", as Larry did. Read More

Joe D. Ligon Endowed Scholarship in Engineering

He was an active and involved supporter of The University of Texas, extending generosity and kindness to others. Read More

Mel Oakes Endowed Undergraduate Lecture Series

Dr. Oakes is passionate about his work, valued by colleagues, an enthusiastic teacher and a great example for students. Read More

Gregory Dalton Drago “Spirit of Life” Memorial Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Greg’s unique, strong character lives on through this scholarship, inspiring and encouraging students to complete their education. Read More

The Herbert and Johanna Liebscher Foundation Endowed Scholarship Fund

The Liebshers began new lives in America. They cared deeply about the children of Comal County and creating educational opportunity. Read More

Sarah and Ernest Butler Family Fund Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Opera

The profound sincerity behind the Butlers’ unprecedented support will be honored by generations of future students. Read More

M. Georgia Hegarty Dunkerley Contemporary Texas Art Series

“Art provokes a community, provides a shared language. The books are art themselves." - Michele Dunkerley Read More

David O. Nilsson Endowment for Mexican American and U.S. Latino Research Materials

A celebration of the 30th anniversary and the continued success of the Mexican American Library Association. Read More

Anthony F. Amos Endowment for Support of the Animal Rehabilitation Keep at the University of Texas at Austin Marine Science Institute

The endowment honors Anthony F. Amos for his work with injured birds, turtles and mammals at the Animal Rehabilitation Keep. Read More

Overland Partners Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Overland wants to aid in the development of the next generation of students. Read More

Emily and Don Jackson Endowment for Excellence in Juvenile Justice

Honoring Ron Jackson's adoptive parents, especially his father, whose work helping young people influenced Ron's own career in juvenile justice. Read More

Don and Katy Houseman Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Business

In order to graduate, he had to pass a letter-writing class, with his arm in a cast above his head. Read More

Mary Ritchie Key Fund for Linguistics Research Materials

Key, professor emeritus of linguistics at UC Irvine, gave the funds to provide research materials for the Benson Latin American Collection. Read More

Chemistry Authors’ Scholarship

"Royalties from textbooks written by UT faculty and adopted by UT should benefit the students." - Drs. Gilbert and Martin Read More

Paul and Tish Szurek Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Liberal Arts

This endowment reflects the Szureks' desire to see more people have an opportunity to comfortably afford an education. Read More

Warren J. and Viola Mae Raymer Chair

Through Raymer's work as a dedicated physician he helped many people who suffered from allergies. Read More

Arthur E. Maxwell Graduate Fellowship in Geophysics

“I hope this support assists a graduate student(s) in obtaining the best education possible." -Arthur E. Maxwell Read More

The Paul Pierre Standifer Endowed Scholarship in Film Production

This endowment was created to celebrate Paul Pierre Standifer's life and his legacy of encouraging fellow film students. Read More

Gareth Morgan Memorial Endowed Excellence Fund

Morgan's passion for Greek and Latin texts, and for Shakespeare, found memorable expression in inspired teaching and free public readings. Read More

Marsha and Wallace Fowler Endowed Undergraduate Scholarship

The endowment was created, Dr. Fowler said, "because students need support. When I was a student I needed support". Read More

John C. and Marian B. Maxwell Endowed Undergraduate Scholarship in Geological Sciences

John and Marian Maxwell gave this scholarship in appreciation for those John was given as a student. Read More

R. B. and Margaret Lewis Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Biochemistry

R.B and Margaret Lewis wanted to ensure that others had the same educational opportunities their family enjoyed. Read More

Marina P. Sifuentes Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Marina Sifuentes is a natural leader who believes that education and healthcare are necessary to truly transform lives. Read More

Gaylord A. and JoAnn H. Jentz Men’s and Women’s Athletics Academic Excellence Scholarship

Created to further undergraduate academic achievement, awarded in alternating years to male and to female athletes. Read More

John C. Akard Distinguished Lectureship Program

While Akard has been honored throughout his career for excellence in bankruptcy law, this lectureship remains close to his heart. Read More

R. L. Folk/E. F. McBride Petrography Fund

Folk and McBride's contributions to UT and contributions to the study of geology are remembered and honored by this legacy. Read More

Christopher P. Carothers and Michael M. Fleming Marine Science Institute Library Endowment

The Christopher P. Carothers and Michael M. Fleming endowment maintains archives of marine knowledge for future generations of researchers. Read More

John D. Curtis Endowed Graduate Fellowship in American History

The endowment was a gift to John from his wife. John believes that attending UT changed his life. Read More

Jen Duggan Endowed Graduate Fellowship

Carrying forward the message that Jen so strongly believed in, that all people are created equal and deserve equal treatment. Read More

James R. Roach Endowed Fund in American Foreign Relations

Roach had an impact on students that was unmatched within the Government Department. Read More

Christoph Friederich Doscher Endowed Scholarship

"What starts here changes the world" The Christoph Friederich Doscher Endowed Scholarship encourages the dreams and ideas of students. Read More

Carolyn Lewis Gallagher Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Business

A gift from R.B. and Margaret Lewis , who lived their lives thankful for all they had been given. Read More

Edward Sibley Lewis, M.D. Endowed Presidential Pre-Med Scholarship

R.B. and Margaret Lewis were grateful for all they were given, and gave back with three endowments to UT. Read More

Davila Family Endowed Scholarship in Pharmacy

A pharmacy leader and humanitarian, committed to nurturing pharmacy students. Read More

Richard Douglas and Judith Watson Perkins Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Judy and Dick have an intense dedication to education and to UT, reflected in their campus-wide involvement and generosity. Read More

William Howard Beasley III Professorship in the Graduate School of Business

Mr. Beasley III left behind a legacy of leadership and personal integrity that will influence the development of future leaders. Read More

Stephens Family Endowed Presidential Fellowship in Social Work

"Help others with a hand up.” – John Stephens, Sr. “Learn, teach, serve, and enjoy.” – Ruth Stephens Read More

L. Decker Dawson Fund in Exploration Geophysics

Dawson thought himself lucky to find work he loved in exploration and geology. This is his way to give back. Read More

Judge Eduardo E. de Ases Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Law

Ases consistently strived for excellence in the field of law, as reflected in his accomplishments and dedication. Read More

Robert Charles Witt and Laura Gutierrez-Witt Library Fund for Latin America

For the love of the art of literature, Laura Gutiérrez-Witt sustains the preservation efforts for Latin American works. Read More

Patsy Stice Memorial Graduate Fellowship in Social Work

Stice was a challenging yet supportive supervisor of social work interns, and did her work with much humor. Read More

Jack Shrader Memorial Fund

Jack Shrader was a man dedicated to professionalism in hospitality, with his own creative flair. Read More

Bestor Scholarship

The Bestor Scholarship celebrates the College of Liberal Arts and provides student support for future generations. Read More

Charles A. and Betti Friedel Saunders Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Theatre

Having known poverty. Charles and Betti wanted to help students who are the first members of their family to attend college. Read More

Lester J. Reed Professorship in Biochemistry

Janet Reed created this endowment out of love, to honor Lester Reed as a wonderful husband, father, and scientist. Read More

Richard and Marjorie Nelson Endowed Scholarship

Richard and Marjorie Nelson gave to the University with the hope that their contribution would help students in need. Read More

Barbara White Stuart Endowed Scholarship

John and Barbara started their life together here at UT and went on to change the world wherever they saw an opportunity. Read More

Knox Nunnally Endowed Scholarship

Knox Nunnally's great athletic legacy carries on through this scholarship in support of intercollegiate athletics. Read More

Wagner Schwing Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Engineering

The Wagner family saw continued support from UT and the surrounding community and gives back through this endowment. Read More

G.C. “Ox” Emerson Endowed Scholarship

His descendants honor an early Longhorn player under Clyde Littlefield and, later, freshman Longhorn coach. Read More

Caroline and Claire Straty Endowed Scholarship

"Helping other student-athletes is an honor and a privilege." Read More

Marion Elizabeth Eason Endowed Scholarship for the Study of Biology

She measured time by the passage of butterflies. Read More

J. Henry Doscher, Jr. Endowed Scholarships

J. Henry Doscher, alumnus, lawyer, professor, and scholar of history, donated scholarship support and archival documents to the Forty Acres. Read More

Mark J. Belisle Family Endowed Scholarship

"I'm not a Texan by birth, but I am glad I got here, I'm a Longhorn for life" -Mark Belisle Read More

Sublett Capital Ventures, Incorporated Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Barbara Sublett Guthery, an enthusiastic, involved advisor and supporter, gives generously of her time and resources to make UT greater. Read More

Ari Yehiel Blattstein Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Ari was an outgoing and friendly boy. He was liked by everyone who knew him and he is missed by many. Read More

Debra Beth Lobliner Graduate Fellowship in Developmental Psychology

Debbie's enthusiasm, intelligence, sense of humor, and her commitment to honesty, integrity, and social justice influenced everyone she knew. Read More

Helen Farabee Memorial Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Helen sought people to work with her, to learn from her, to share her passion for doing the right thing. Read More

Robert C. Jeffrey Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Communication

Dean Jeffrey was honored by colleagues and friends by the creation of the endowment, assuring his legacy for generations. Read More

Barrow Periodical Fund

The fund, endowed by Mrs. Laura Barrow and her son, Dr. Thomas Barrow, supports the purchase of periodicals. Read More

Frances Wasserman Endowment in Memory of Dr. Harry Wasserman

Frances Wasserman, with Nathan Snyder, UT librarian responsible for Judaica, Hebraica and Yiddica, created this endowment to support the collections. Read More

William R. Muehlberger Field Geology Scholarship Fund

William Muehlberger was a man who taught people about the world and encouraged them to experience it for themselves. Read More

C. Paul Boner Graduate Fellowship in Physics

Paul became known internationally for his groundbreaking work with acoustical engineering and defense applications of sonar systems. Read More

Michael and Susanna Steinberg Endowed Scholarship Fund

Since 1993, students have made their new futures, changing the world thanks to the generosity of Michael and Susanna Steinberg. Read More

George M. Hocking Fund for the Collection of Floristic Books

Hocking's extensive knowledge and reach in the science of medicinal plants will be remembered. Read More

Pat Hingle Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Theatre and Dance

Hingle's friends and fellow actors remember his discipline, ethics, sense of fair play, and professionalism. Read More

George W. Marshall, Jr. Memorial Endowed Presidential Scholarship

This gift will give generations of students the education he treasured, at the university he thought best in America. Read More

Donald D. Harrington Fellows Program

The Donald D. Harrington Fellows Program rewards creative academic work with an annual Fellowship award. Read More

Minnie Lee Barrett Shepard Endowment

Keenly responsive to every spark of interest shown by each student, Mrs. Barrett conveyed the living connections to classical languages. Read More

Joyce M. Burg–Class of 1926 Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Law

The first female attorney in Houston, Joyce was a champion for refugees, for her clients, and for future law students. Read More

Julian C. Barton Professorship in Nutrition

The first doctor of internal medicine and one of the first physicians in Texas to promote the use of penicillin. Read More

Campbell Griffin, Jr. School of Law and Margaret A. Griffin School of Human Ecology Endowments

The Griffins are grateful and dedicated alumni who gave generously to their respective programs in Law and in Human Ecology. Read More

Thomas A. Loomis Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Loomis' lengthy list of accomplishments and the support he offered will be honored. Read More

M. June and J. Virgil Waggoner Endowments

J. Virgil Waggoner and M. June Waggoner support life-changing programs and research through their generous philanthropy. Read More

Bob Gibbins Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Law

Friends and family of Bob Gibbins donated the funds to honor him as an outstanding attorney and treasured friend. Read More

Tracy-Locke/Morris Hite Endowed Presidential Scholarship Fund for Advertising Studies

Mr. Hite demonstrated through civic service that business could and should help lead the way forward to a better city. Read More

Darwin D. Klingman Endowed Scholarship

A perfectionist and a renaissance man, Klingman ran full speed all of the time, never without a yellow legal pad. Read More

John T. Files Endowed Graduate Fellowship in Engineering

This fellowship reflects how deeply respected John Files was for his leadership in professional, civic and business organizations. Read More

Jack and Maxine Zarrow Endowed Graduate Fellowship in Engineering

Jack and Maxine Zarrow, and their family, change the world whenever they can improve a community, or address mental illness. Read More

Ben F. Love Chair in Bank Management

Love provided leadership in the establishment of the earliest endowed centennial professorships in the Graduate School of Business of UT. Read More

Judge Jerry Buchmeyer Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Law

Judge Buchmeyer was admired as an outstanding judicial mind and was famous for his belief that humor was a necessity. Read More

Ira Butler Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Law

The Butlers’ love of music, and belief in public education, are demonstrated in a long history of generous support. Read More

John A. Wheeler Graduate Fellowship in Physics

Professor Emeritus Wheeler, a renowned theoretical physicist, introduced the terms "black hole" and "wormhole" to describe hypothetical phenomena. Read More

L. A. “Bunk” Gibbs Scholarship Fund

Pauline Zoeller hoped to inspires potential donors who perhaps never realized that "contributions can be meaningful, no matter what size.” Read More

M. B. Moran Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Education

M.B. Morgan, an empathetic spirit, dedicated her life to helping others. This legacy honors her selfless generosity. Read More

George L. Clark Scholarship Fund

This scholarship incorporates education and leadership in a way that George L. Clark, Jr. would appreciate. Read More

Ami Lunsford Memorial Scholarship in Victim Services

Ami was an exceptional student who demonstrated her passion for helping people by ceaselessly advocating for social justice. Read More

Fleet and Chester Wynne Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Education

They felt that education was the best way to ensure that our nation leads the world. Read More

Ewing and Worzel Graduate Fellowship

These geophysicists had a forty-year professional relationship. Together and singly they conducted revolutionary research and advanced public ... Read More

John W. Barnhill, Jr. – Blue Bell Creameries, Inc. Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Barnhill avidly supports higher education and wishes to grant students the opportunities afforded to him. Read More

Hal H. Bybee Memorial Fund

Bybee would be proud of freeing students from working to finance their education, allowing them to attend summer field camp. Read More

Ben F. Love Regents Professorship in Communication

Love provided leadership in the establishment of the earliest endowed centennial professorships in the Graduate School of Business of UT. Read More

Don R. and Patricia Kidd Boyd Lectureship in Petroleum Exploration

Teaching people in the field of petroleum exploration was their way of assuring the continuation of the field at UT. Read More

Frank N. Edmonds, Jr. Memorial Fellowship

For 32 years an enthusiastic teacher, valued colleague and expert cosmic observer, Professor Edmonds helped define the Department of Astronomy. Read More

Thomas A. Loomis Endowed Lectureship

Tom Loomis established an innovative lecture series resulting in significant funding for distinguished faculty in the McCombs School of Business. Read More

The Mort Baranoff Endowed Scholarship

Mort Baranoff, expressed himself with sincerity and enthusiasm and continued creating and teaching art despite pain and illness. Read More

John T. Stuart III Centennial Professorship in Mathematics

Honoring John T. Stuart III, McCombs '58, distinguished alumnus and respected member of UT development and advisory boards. Read More

Dr. and Mrs. Ernest C. Butler Endowments

The Butlers’ love of music and belief in the value of education promise a future for the arts at UT. Read More

Joe B. and Louise Cook Professorship in Mathematics

Louise aimed to grant students the opportunities she never had. Her generosity, name and story will not be forgotten. Read More

Terrell Blodgett Endowment for Government Services in Urban Management and Finance

Honoring Professor Emeritus Terrell Blodgett who believes that every student deserves the opportunity to make positive change in the world. Read More

Dr. Joe Thorne Gilbert Centennial Lectureship in Health Professions

"He could do in one-fourth the time what surgery professors did with two residents and a medical student." Read More

Udden Memorial Scholarship Fund

Johan Udden's list of accomplishments is long and had a profound impact on Texas and on the history of UT. Read More

David Bruton, Jr. Endowments

His generosity has impacted several generations and, through the endowments funded by his charitable trusts, will influence many more. Read More

The Neel Harrington Memorial Scholarship

Neel's parents honor his dream of practicing medicine by making possible the education of the best and brightest future students. Read More

William T. Stokes Centennial Teaching Fellowship in Geological Sciences

This endowment is Bill’s expression of gratitude to UT and a way to let faculty know they were appreciated. Read More

Robert E. Eakin Endowed Centennial Scholarship

Robert Eakin was a source of motivation and inspiration to others.His prescient scientific research remains influential decades later. Read More

Robin Bruce Moran Memorial Centennial Endowed Presidential Scholarship for Undergraduate Students in Chemical Engineering

Thanks to the generosity of Mr. and Mrs. Moran, future opportunity for talented engineering students is secured. Read More

Bobbie and Coulter R. Sublett Centennial Professorship

Bobbie Rainey and Coulter R. Sublett's loyalty to the University creates an opportunity to recruit top quality talent. Read More

M. K. Hage Endowments

M. K. Hage loved learning, helping others and UT. His values live on in this legacy, supporting future educators. Read More

Charles H. Spence, Sr. Centennial Professorship in Education

Charles H. Spence, Sr. was a Renaissance man in the truest sense of the term. Read More

Harry Trueblood Foundation Scholarship in Petroleum Engineering

Harry Trueblood was a person of extraordinary vision and achievement. His foundation, created in 1968, provides scholarships and educational ... Read More

Stephen E. and Patricia S. Clabaugh Fund in Geology Research

Clabaugh was a teacher and a storyteller who loved to share his enthusiasm and interests with family and friends. Read More

Mr. and Mrs. Frank Craig Erwin, Jr., Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Erwin was a trencherman, a classical music aficionado, and enjoyed nothing more than a good scotch. Read More

Morgan J. Davis Centennial Chair in Petroleum Geology

This gift honoring Mr. Davis, leader of one of the world’s great oil companies and UT alum, supports faculty excellence. Read More

Howard R. Lowe Vertebrate Paleontology Endowment

This endowment honors Dr. John Wilson, and is intended to support student field work in vertebrate paleontology. Read More

Carl R. and Jane Miller Journalism Scholarship Fund

Miller wanted Americans to understand the importance of the First Amendment and uphold the ethic of accurate and factual reporting. Read More

Troy Randall Parish Scholarship Fund

The scholarship honors Troy’s life by providing the means for others to achieve their goals and follow their dreams. Read More

Ronald K. DeFord Field Scholarship Fund

The endowment is an expression of profound gratitude for Prof. DeFord's encouragement, from a former student. Read More

Guy E. Green Endowed Presidential Scholarship

Guy (Squire) Green was intensely loyal to UT, which he credited for his great success as a petroleum geologist. Read More

Ed. Owen – Geo. Coates Fund

George Coates' gift honors Ed Owen, who contributed so much to the Jackson School. Read More

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