BESO Scholarship

  • Applicants must be undergraduates pursuing teacher certification in Bilingual Education
  • Applicants must be members of Bilingual Education Student Organization (BESO)
  • Higher preference will be given to students with a minimum cumulative GPA average of a 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
  • Recommendation Letter from UTSA Faculty Member or professional acquaintance required
  • Essay required

College of Education & Human Development
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you actively pursing a Teaching Certificate in Bilingual Education?
  2. Are you a current member of BESO?
  3. Letter of Reference: Please request a letter of reference from a UTSA faculty member or professional acquaintance.
  4. Please write an essay at least 2 pages long (minimum 1000 words) addressing the following:
    1. Briefly explain in English how you plan to advocate for Bilingual Education.
    2. Briefly explain in Spanish why you wish to work in Bilingual Education.
    3. Please describe your participation in BESO.
    4. Please list your participation in other educational or community organizations.