Scholarships

                  SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS FOR 2017-2018 ARE NOW CLOSED.


                  Undergraduate Scholarships


                  Public Administration

                    Public Administration Scholarship Page

                    • The USAA Foundation Scholarship 
                    • The Canseco Scholarship Fund for Laredo, TX - All COPP majors are eligible (must have graduated from a high school in Webb County, Texas or be current resident of Webb County at the time of application.)
                    • Samuel A. and Pamela R. Kirkpatrick Endowed Presidential Scholarship - Undergraduate students with a declared minor in Nonprofit Management are eligible.

                    Criminal Justice

                    Criminal Justice Scholarship Page

                    • Border Patrol Agent Ricardo Salinas Criminal Justice Memorial Scholarship
                    • The USAA Foundation Scholarship
                    • The Canseco Scholarship Fund for Laredo, TX - All COPP majors are eligible (must have graduated from a high school in Webb County, Texas or be current resident of Webb County at the time of application.)

                    2017-2018 Canseco Application is now closed

                    Canseco scholarship administered by the Dean's office.  Please visit department webpages for eligibility and other scholarship applications.

                    COPP Scholar Award (for newly admitted first time freshmen and transfer students)

                    The College of Public Policy also offers the COPP Scholar Award to newly admitted first time freshmen and transfer students in the fall semester.  The COPP Scholars Program was created by the College of Public Policy in 2014 as a way to provide financial support to outstanding students and attract the state’s highest achieving students. This award comes with a $1,000 stipend to be applied towards tuition and fees, as long as the students maintain a good academic standing.  There is no application for this award.  Recipients are automatically selected by the college based on students' admission credentials, such as SAT or ACT scores, high school class rank and/or transfer GPA.  For questions, please contact the Dean's office at (210) 458-2530 or email copp@utsa.edu

                    *Please see the department pages for more information on department specific scholarships, eligibility, applications and deadlines.  Contact the Dean's office for more information on COPP Scholar's Award or the Canseco Endowed Scholarship

                    (210) 458-2535 Department of Criminal Justice 

                    (210) 458-2533 Department Public Administration