Purpose of the Award

The undergraduate award is intended for low income families from Texas and is intended to alleviate the financial burden of funding those college fees.

General Description of the Award

Tuition only Scholarships awarded for up to one semester 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.  

Scholarship Requirements

  • A resident of Texas or the United Kingdom;
    (proof of residency required, SSN number, Citizen status.)
  • Enrolled in full time education within the Texas education system (Texas or UK students) or the UK system (Texas students only);
  • Consideration partially based on dependable and independent annual household income, FAFSA Report, and Statement of Hardship Budget provided;
  • 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;
  • Provide a completed Application Form along with the requested attachments;
  • Be able to attend an Awards Dinner to receive scholarship on April 24th, 2018 in Houston;
  • For students applying from the UK, you must be a permanent resident of the UK;
    Documentation required (proof of residency required.)
  • In possession of a valid passport or eligible to receive one.

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Applications Open

September 30, 2017

Application Deadline

March 31st, 2018