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Graduate Scholarship Information

Graduate Scholarships

Alumni Association Legacy Scholarship - To support current students who have had a parent, grandparent, or sibling graduate from the University. Students from all colleges are eligible to apply but a student may only receive the award one time during his or her academic experience at UD. 

The Center For Thomas More Scholarship - $5,000 awarded annually.  For Braniff students with a proven interest in Thomas More's writings. 

Endowment Scholarships for MBA Students - Multiple scholarships for students pursuing an MBA in the Satish and Yasmin Gupta College of Business. Deadline: November 12, 2020. CLOSED.

Fifth-Year Accounting Student Scholarship - Awards of up to $6,000 for accounting students. Interested students should contact Dr. Robert Walsh at  or 972-721-5361. 

Outside Scholarship Applications

These scholarships are not offered, or maintained, by the university. Please contact the scholarship organization with any questions about the scholarship or website. This list has been put together to help students start their scholarship search and does not include all outside scholarship opportunities.

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$8,000 Women in Information Technology Scholarship (Oct 15): Open to women who are enrolled in an information technology program. 

$3,000 Positive Impact Scholarship (Oct 31): In what ways do you try to activate positive change in your community, and what inspires you to do so?

$1,000 Care Throughout the Ages Scholarship (Oct 31): Discuss, in 750-1000 words, a time when you had to put the health of another or a loved one first

$1,000 More Than a Teacher Scholarship (Oct 31): 750-1,000 word essay on your favorite teacher or professor and how they have influenced your life. 

$1,000 First Generation Scholarship (Oct 31): Must be a first generation student. Write an essay based on your experience as a first generation student. 

$1,000 Charles D. Jamieson Scholarship (Oct 31): Must be pursuing a degree in law. Write an essay about what family means to you. 

$2,000 Empaxis Scholarship for Women in Business (Nov 8): 500-1,000 words on leadership in business. 

$1,000 Solvable Scholarship (Nov 12): 500-1,000 word essay aout personal financial freedom. 


$1,500 Scott Senft Scholarship Fund (Nov 15): Submit a 850+ word essay about what you plan on doing with your degree. Must be pursuing a degree in legal studies or a related field. 

$5,000 Burress Injury Law Underdog Scholarship (Nov 15): Essay of 500 words or less about a grandparent in your life. 

$1,000 Jeffery Lichtman Community Service Scholarship (Nov 30): 750 word essay on a community service activity that you initiated. 

$1,000 Opioid Epidemic Recovery Scholarship (Nov 30): Given the current opioid epidemic, what laws can be put into place to prevent medical professionals from over-prescribing prescription medications such as opioids?

$1,000 Uncommon Goods Scholarship (Jul 15 & Dec 15): Submit an application and 3 examples of your artwork. 


$1,000 Mark Sherman Law Juvenile Justice Scholarship (Dec 31): 500-1,000 word essay describing a rehabilitative program the student would design for the purpose of supporting our youth and reducing jail times. 

$5,000 Law Offices of Daniel Kim Scholarship (Dec 31): 1200+ word essay on "Why a college degree is important to me and how I plan to use it" 

$1,000 Medical Mission Scholarship (Dec 31): Submit a 700-1,000 word essay on volunteer work that you have done and how it has impacted you. 

$1,000 Jordan Law Firm Diversity Scholarship (Dec 31): Must be a minority and accepted into a law school in the US. 


$1,000 The Places You Go Scholarship (Feb 28, 2022): Discuss how moving or exposure to new environments through travel can positively impact a person’s life.

$7,000 Global MBA Scholarship (Apr 25, 2022): Open to students pursuing a MBA in another country. 


Other/Ongoing - See websites for details.

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Air Force ROTC or Army ROTC 

$1,500 Autolist Used Car to Dream Car Scholarship

Fulbright Scholarships - International Educational Exchange Program

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$1,500 (max) Quit Smoking Community Scholarship

$500 Theater Masks Bi-annual Scholarship

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