THE UNDERGRADUATE AWARD

The undergraduate award is intended for low income families and is intended to alleviate the financial burden of funding tuition fees in Texas, whether at a 4 year or a 2 year college.

Purpose Of The Award


General Description Of The Award

Tuition-only scholarships awarded for the Fall semester.  This scholarship is for students resident in Texas and studying in Texas or the United Kingdom as well as students resident in the United Kingdom studying in Texas.  


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;

  • 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: