Edward Engates Memorial Endowed Scholarship in Computer Science

This scholarship was established in loving memory of Edward Engates by his son, John Engates (‘94) and daughter-in-law, Dr. Karen Engates (’10). This scholarship is awarded to upperclassmen pursuing a degree in computer science who meet the folllow criteria:

ELIGIBILTY CRITERIA

  • Current Undergraduate, enrolled full-time (12+ credit hours/semester)
    exceptions for those who do not need to be full-time to graduate
  • Completed 60+ semester credit hours at UTSA
  • Major: Computer Science
  • GPA: cumulative 3.0+ (4.0 scale)
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or permanent resident
  • Preference given to applicants who attended a high school in the San Antonio Metropolitan area; who demonstrate financial need are the first generation of their family to attend or graduate from college; within this preference, academic merit and financial need may be considered

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Recommendation Letters: from two computer science faculty members
  • Essay: 1-2 pages in which the applicant: describes themselves, their specific professional goals, and how they plan to pursue their goals during and after college

Award
~$1,000
College/Department
College of Sciences
Deadline
07/01/2024
Supplemental Questions
  1. Essay: Submit a 1-2 page essay in which the applicant: describes themselves, their specific professional goals, and how they plan to pursue their goals during and after college
  2. Recommendation Letters: Provide references for two Computer Science faculty members who can write a letter on your behalf