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Sean N. Bourgeois Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Established in honor of former Longhorn Hellraiser and engineering student, Sean N. Bourgeois, the Sean N. Bourgeois Memorial Endowed Scholarship recognizes a deserving student at The University of Texas at Austin who exemplifies qualities exuded by Sean: university spirit and campus involvement.

The application for the Spring 2023 Scholarship will be open January 10 to February 7 at 5 p.m.

Scholarship Awards

Multiple scholarships of at least $500 will be awarded in 2022.

Please note that if you receive financial aid from UT Austin, this award could affect your financial aid package. If you have specific questions about your situation, please contact Texas One Stop.

Scholarship Criteria

Applicants must meet the following qualifications:

Application Questions

These questions will be asked in the application. It is recommended that applicants prepare answers in a word document in advance to avoid the application timing out.

  1. What organizations (on and off-campus) or experiences are you involved in? How have those experiences shaped your leadership development?
  2. Discuss your commitments to University spirit and campus involvement at The University of Texas at Austin. How have these qualities enhanced not only your campus experience, but also the experiences of all students?
  3. Has a particular student at The University of Texas at Austin greatly influenced your life? How has that student shaped your experience at UT Austin, and how will you continue the legacy of positively influencing others?
  4. What is the name and email address of your recommender? They will be contacted by email to provide your recommendation letter after you submit your application.