Baptist Health Foundation of San Antonio Scholarship

The Baptist Health Foundation of San Antonio created this scholarship program to help further UTSA’s research efforts; This scholarship supports students working on research projects related to brain health, who meet the following criteria:

  • Current Undergraduates, enrolled full-time (12+ credit hours/semester) or Current doctoral or master’s students, enrolled full-time (9+ credit hours/semester
    *exceptions for those who do not need to be full-time to graduate
  • Major: any at UTSA
  • GPA: student must be in Good Academic Standing
  • All Students must be permanent residents of the Foundations service area (counties: Atascosa, Bandera, Bexar, Comal, Guadalupe, Kendall, Medina, and Wilson.)
  • Preference for Undergraduate Students to have graduated from one of the following area school districts: Edgewood, Harlandale, San Antonio, South San Antonio, Southside, and Southwest.
  • Undergraduate students must demonstrate financial need, as determined by the FAFSA on file with the UTSA Office of Student Financial Aid.
  • Doctoral and Master’s students may be awarded based on financial need and/or merit.
  • Automatically renewed if all eligibility criteria are met and recipient continues to work with a faculty member on a content/pedagogy revision project.


  • Student must confirm that they are working on research related to brain-health, via submission of a signed letter from their PI/Supervising Professor. The letter must be on department letter-head.

College of Sciences