The Eugene McDermott Scholars Program at The University of Texas at Dallas is one of the nation’s most generous and distinctive undergraduate merit awards for extraordinary students.
Valued at more than $250,000 (out-of-state) or $150,000 (in-state), the scholarship includes tuition, stipend, study abroad and professional development funding.
McDermott Scholars have:
- Interned at Amazon, Microsoft, J. P. Morgan, U.S. Supreme Court, NPR, NIH and CERN.
- Gone on to further their education at Harvard, Yale, MIT, Stanford, Johns Hopkins and Cambridge.
- Won Fulbrights, Goldwaters, NSF Fellowships, Udalls, a Schwarzman and a Gates-Cambridge.
- Worked at Activision, Google, Microsoft, McKinsey, Texas Instruments, the White House, the UN, NASA, Cleveland Clinic and PricewaterhouseCoopers.
At UT Dallas, students have access to distinguished faculty, innovative academic programs, nationally recognized research and countless career-oriented opportunities.