Global Ambassador Scholarship

About This Scholarship

Available To: First-Year; International

Award: Varies by UT Converted and Weighted GPA (see below); 4-year award

Deadline: May 1

Overview of the Global Ambassador Scholarship

The honorary Global Ambassador Scholarship program recognizes international students who exemplify the Volunteer spirit and have an excellent academic record based on their UT Converted and Weighted GPA.

Award Amounts

These award amounts are based on international students receiving out-of-state tuition and fee charges. Should your residency status change, it could affect your award amount.

This scholarship does not stack with other institutional scholarships.

UT Converted & Weighted Core GPA*Annual AwardFour-Year Award Amount
Amounts shown are for the 2024-25 academic year and are eligible for renewal for up to four years. Scholarship programs are reviewed annually and may change for future academic years.

*UT Weighted Core GPA

Eligibility and Criteria

To be eligible for the Global Ambassador Scholarship, you must:

  • Be an incoming, first-year international student (non-resident visa holder who will not graduate from a US high school) with a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Apply for admission by May 1 during your final year of high school
  • Be enrolled and attending UT the fall semester immediately following your high school graduation

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How to Apply

International students who meet the above criteria will receive an invitation with a separate application for the Global Ambassador Scholarship. If you are selected for this scholarship, you will be able to represent UT as a Global Ambassador and carry out Volunteer activities orchestrated through UT’s International Recruitment.

Applicants who apply after May 1 will not be considered for this scholarship.

How to Keep the Global Ambassador Scholarship

To keep the Global Ambassador Scholarship, you must:

  • Maintain a 3.0 cumulative grade point average (GPA) and good academic standing
  • Maintain full-time enrollment throughout each semester
  • Remain a non-resident visa holder who did not graduate from a U.S. high school
  • Commit to being a UT Global Ambassador and adhere to the program requirements
  • Serve as an example of the Volunteer spirit as a positive peer resource for prospective international students

How does this combine with other scholarships?

This scholarship does not combine with other institutional scholarships.