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Scholarships & Financial Aid

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Students of the Braniff Graduate School of Liberal Arts may be eligible for various forms of financial assistance and scholarships. There is a small number of scholarships from University of Dallas available to students with a proven track record. Additionally, several organizations offer scholarship and fellowship opportunities which would be of interest to graduate students. 

  • The Intercollegiate Studies Institute offers several substantial fellowships for graduate schools students or applicants. These include the:
    • Richard M. Weaver Fellowship for future college-level teachers ($5000)
    • Salvatori Fellowship for scholars of the American Founding ($10,000)
    • Western Tradition Fellowship for students of the Western tradition ($20,000)
    • Renshaw Fellowship for students interested in shaping K-12 education ($12,000)
  • The Institute for Humane Studies Fellowship (up to $15,000)
  • The Charles T. Koch Foundation grant for dissertation proposals on the subject of "the institutions and ideas that foster societal well-being."

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History Alumnus Heads National Catholic Bioethics Center

During his Rome semester in 1991, Joseph Meaney, BA '93, with his friends (now Father) Kevin Cook, BA '94, and (now Texas State Representative and UD Trustee) Tan Parker, BA '93, attended a private Mass with Pope St. John Paul II. Several weeks earlier, they had hand-delivered a letter to the Swiss Guards outside St. Peter's requesting the Mass and including their contact information; at last, they'd received the phone call instructing them to be at the Bronze Gates at 5 a.m.

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