UT Dallas McDermott Scholars

McDermott Award Application Information

Before applying, please check if you meet the qualifications to be considered for acceptance to the Program.

Application Requirements

The McDermott Scholars application must be completed and submitted online. The application link may be found here.

Important dates:

  • November 7, 2014 - Early Application Deadline for student application and three recommendations - ensures notification concerning semifinalist status by November 12.
  • January 7, 2015 - Regular Application Deadline for student application and three recommendations.
  • January 27, 2015 - all applicants will be notified of finalist status.
  • February 27 - March 1, 2015 - Finalists' Weekend at UT Dallas: Attendance is required if finalists wish to be considered for the Eugene McDermott Scholars Program.

McDermott Scholars applicants must apply to UT Dallas before January 7, 2015.

Please send a sealed official copy of your high school transcript (in addition to any transcript set to UT Dallas) to the McDermott Scholars office prior to submitting the online application.

Mail additional transcript to:

The Eugene McDermott Scholars Program - UT Dallas
800 W. Campbell MC17
Richardson, Texas 75080