Dell Scholars Program, Fully Funded Scholarships at University of Texas, USA

Dell Scholars program introduced by Michael & Susan Dell Foundation is now open for applications and targeted at international students for a financial assistance towards their educational pursuits at University of Texas in USA.

The program is highly competitive and applicable to undergraduate students who wish to enroll in a degree program at the University.

Scholarship Sponsor(s): Michael & Susan Dell Foundation

Scholarship Type: Tuition Award

Host Institution(s): University of Texas, USA

Scholarship Worth: $20,000 plus Laptop and other related expenses

Number of Awards: 500

Study Level: Undergraduate

Nationality: International Students

Dell Scholars Program (Scholarships in USA) | Details

It takes more than financial support to reach college graduation. That’s why the Dell Scholars program was designed to provide a support system for the challenges many students face while pursuing a degree.

Even so, the University recognize that college costs can be a significant burden for many students and their families. Nationally, 500 Dell Scholars are selected each year to receive a scholarship plus lots of non-monetary supports

Eligibility Criteria

To be consider for a scholarship provided by the Dell Scholars Program, candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Applicants must be overseas students.
  • Plan to enrol full time at an accredited higher education institution in the pursuit of a bachelor’s degree in the fall directly following high school graduation.
  • Be on track to graduate from an accredited high school in the current academic year
  • Demonstrate a need for financial assistance.
  • Earn a minimum of a 2.4 GPA
  • Participate in a program-approved college readiness program in grades 11 and 12.

Scholarship Benefits

Successful applicants for the Dell Scholars Program will be awarded with;

  • A $20,000 scholarship
  • Personalized, multifaceted support for the academic, financial, and emotional life challenges that may prevent students from completing college
  • A laptop with 4-year warranty
  • Chegg credits ($500 annually for four years) to be used for textbook purchases and rentals and/or textbook solutions (via Chegg Study)
  • A Scholars Resource Network that connects students and their families with resources to deal with stress, debt, managing child care, and life circumstance
  • A teletherapy service that connects students to professional counselling.

Application Procedures

How-to-Apply:  To be part of the Dell Scholars program, the first step is completing the online application. See key application dates here. Once submitted, all applications will be assessed and a group of semi-finalists will be selected.

Semi-finalists are asked to submit a current copy of their high school transcript, a complete Student Aid Report (SAR) from their FAFSA, and an online recommendation. After the semi finalist information is submitted, all information is reviewed by an independent selection committee. View a sample application here.

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