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Thank you for your interest in applying to the UTB Greater Texas Foundation Scholars Program. This is a competitive scholarship; as such, not all students who apply will be selected. Please read the following application carefully and follow all instructions. All applications must be typed. Use the link below to access the Word version of the application. Please note that the GTF Scholar Program will only review completed applications submitted on or before April 1, 2014.

Check List for Required Application Packet

• Application Form (Personal Information)

• High school transcript through Fall 2013

• College transcript through Fall 2013

• Student’s essay (as described in the Application Form)

• Proof of FAFSA submission for 2014 - 2015

• Copy of online application to UTB for Fall 2014

DEADLINE TO APPLY: April 1, 2014 (Applications postmarked AFTER April 1, 2014 will not be considered.

Application and Selection Process

All of the materials listed above are required for a complete registration packet. Incomplete or late applications will not be considered.

Recipients will be selected by the UTB GTF Scholars Program Grant Committee and will be notified by mail. This committee will be made up of the Vice President for Student Affairs, Associate Vice President for Student Affairs/UTB GTF Program Coordinator and Assistant Program Coordinator.

Award Requirements

*Mail or deliver complete application packet before April 1, 2014, to:

Michael Aldape, Program Coordinator

One West University Boulevard, Main 1.100, Brownsville, TX 78520


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