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Applying for Continuing & Transfer Scholarships
***The 2016-17 application is closed.***
Look for the 2017-18 application in early November.
Applying for Scholarships
The UT Austin Continuing & Transfer Scholarship Application is available in November of each year and is used to award students for the following academic year. This online application is strictly for continuing students who are eligible to enroll, transfer students who have been officially admitted or have completed an application for transfer admission, AND returning UT Austin students who are applying for readmission to The University of Texas at Austin. Students participating in the Coordinated Admissions Program (CAP), seeking admission to UT Austin and waiting to complete the requirements by June 1 to enroll in the Fall, can also use this online application.

Deadline to submit the UT Austin Continuing & Transfer Scholarship Application:
  April 1, Midnight (CST).
Students nominated for Unrestricted Endowed Presidential Scholarships:
  February 19, Midnight (CST)

Type of Student Eligible to Complete Application?
Continuing students eligible to enroll
at UT Austin
YES    >Begin.*
Transfer students who have been admitted
to UT Austin
YES    >Begin.*
Non-admitted students seeking admission (includes transfer and returning UT Austin students) YES    >Begin.*
Non-admitted students participating in the Coordinated Admission Program (CAP)
seeking admission
YES    >Begin.*
International students NO >More information.
*Read the Browser Recommendations before beginning your scholarship application.

Scholarship Consideration
By applying through the Continuing &Transfer Scholarship Application, you are automatically considered for the majority of scholarships administered by:
  • The Office of Financial Aid at The University of Texas at Austin. Some of the many scholarships that this office administers are listed under OFA Scholarships.
  • A limited number of colleges, departments, and other entities at, or associated with, The University of Texas at Austin. Contact your intended academic department to learn about its particular scholarship application procedures.
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This online scholarship application resides in a secure environment that requires you to have a UT EID (University of Texas Electronic Identity) and password. A UT EID enables you to access secure services throughout campus that require you to identify yourself. Almost anyone who has significant dealings with the University is automatically assigned a UT EID. This includes current students, prospective students, employees, job applicants, business entities, donors, etc. As a continuing/returning student or as a transfer/prospective transfer student, you may already have one!