THE graduate AWARD

The graduate award is designed for aspiring individuals from the UK or Texas, USA who are intent on furthering their education in their chosen STEM or business field. 

Purpose Of The Award


General Description Of The Award

This is an opportunity for students to study at graduate level, whether Texas residents in Texas, Texas residents in the UK or UK residents in Texas. Scholarships will be applied toward tuition costs only and paid directly to the chosen education establishment. 


Requirements

Applicants must:

  • Be a resident of Texas or the United Kingdom;

  • Be enrolled in full time education within the Texas or UK education system;

  • Major in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math or Business;

  • Be aged 21 or above;

  • Come from a low income household;

  • Maintain a GPA of 3.25 or above;

  • Be able to attend a 15 minute meeting/interview with a BAFTX panel, either in person, telephone or skype;

  • Be able to attend an Awards Dinner to receive your scholarship on April 30, 2019 in Houston;

  • For students seeking funding for overseas study, they must be in possession of a valid passport or eligible to receive one.


Applicants need to provide:

  • Application Form;

  • Letter of recommendation;

  • School transcript;

  • Budget summary form (download template here);

  • FAFSA report;

  • Essay;

  • Photograph of applicant;

  • Resume.

For more information please contact info@baftx.org

Scholarships are awarded for tuition only, no stipends.


Applications open:

September 1st, 2018

March 31st, 2019

Application Deadline: