Overview of Departmental Scholarships
The Department of
Accounting awards over $10,000 in scholarships to qualified accounting
majors annually. These scholarship funds come from a number of sources
scholarship accounts, firms who recruit on campus, and professional associations.
Endowed scholarship accounts include:
Barney C. Barnes Endowed Scholarship (details)
Katherine M. Horstmann Endowed Scholarship (details)
of CPAs Endowed Scholarship (details)
Donny Oltean Memorial Scholarship (details)
Society Endowed Scholarship (details)
Endowed Scholarship (details)
Terry J. Witt Endowed Scholarship (details)
Clyde E. Womack Endowed Scholarship (details)
Firms providing scholarship funds include:
McCaslin & Co.
Pickens, Snodgrass, Koch & Co.
Rylander, Clay & Opitz
Professional associations providing scholarship funds include:
The Dallas Chapter of the Association of Fraud
Most scholarships provide funding of $500-$1,000 per academic year for
In addition to scholarship-specific
requirements, an applicant must meet each of the following criteria to
be eligible for any departmental scholarship:
- Have an accounting GPA of at least 3.0;
- Have an overall GPA of at least 3.0;
- Be an accounting major;
- Have completed at least 12 semester hours of
accounting (9 semester hours for graduate students) prior to the date
- Have at least one full-time semester
remaining for degree completion after the semester of application; and
- Be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States.
Applicants are required to submit the
- A completed scholarship application form
(available below); and
- Official transcripts from all colleges and
universities attended (excluding UTA).
The completed application form and
college transcripts should be placed in a sealed envelope and mailed to:
Department of Accounting
U. T. Arlington
Scholarship applications are accepted during the period February 1 -
March 15. Recipients are notified on or after April 1, and are
required to attend the departmental
Spring banquet to receive the scholarship.
Application forms may be obtained in the
departmental office, room 409 Business from 8 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday-Friday. A downloadable copy of the scholarship application form is available below.
Scholarship Application Form (pdf,
Scholarship Application Form (doc,
For additional information about scholarships contact the Department of