Forty Acres Scholars Program Stamps Scholarship
The Forty Acres Scholars Program is the premier full-ride, merit-based scholarship for The University of Texas at Austin. Administered by the Texas Exes, this scholarship program offers a rich college experience that provides academic, leadership, and cultural opportunities within an intimate cohort of fellow scholars. The Forty Acres Scholars Program is described by the three tenets of Access, Experience and Full Ride.
Access. Forty Acres Scholars have access to successful alumni who share your interests and passions. UT‚Äôs alumni network is dedicated, generous, and most importantly, everywhere. Scholars will be part of an elite group with full access to all the University has to offer.
Scholar Community. Scholars are part of a tight-knit group with whom they will bond with at retreats and other group activities. Forty Acres Scholars benefit from cultural and leadership activities, as well as personal development opportunities. The friendships and memories made here will be cornerstone of a scholar‚Äôs life.
Full ride. Funding provides for tuition, a living stipend, a book stipend, and an enrichment stipend.
Students who have the best chance of being invited to the Forty Acres Scholars Program Finalist Weekend are well-rounded and:
- Excel academically
- Distinguish themselves in high school through leadership roles, extracurricular activities and community service
- Possess social skills to interact easily with adults as well as peers
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