UT Dallas McDermott Scholars

McDermott Award Recruitment and Application Calendar

Friday, November 7, 2014 - Early Application Deadline

  • Students must submit and complete all parts of the online application.
  • Three recommendations must be submitted.
  • Send a high school transcript to the McDermott Scholars Program office (in addition to any transcript sent to UT Dallas).
  • Students must apply to UT Dallas.

By Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - Notification of Semifinalist Status for Early Applicants

  • Early applicants will be notified of their status in the selection process.

Wednesday, January 7, 2015 - Regular Application Deadline

  • Students must submit and complete all parts of the online application.
  • Three recommendations must be submitted. (Please see your recommenders before winter break as most schools are not in session until after the deadline.)
  • Send a high school transcript to the McDermott Scholars Program office before winter break (in addition to any transcript sent to UT Dallas).
  • Students must apply to UT Dallas.

By Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - Notification to Finalists

  • If named a Finalist, you will be asked to attend Finalists’ Weekend at UT Dallas.
  • Finalists' Weekend attendance is mandatory if you wish to be considered for the McDermott Scholars Program.

Friday, February 27 – Sunday, March 1, 2015 - Finalists' Weekend