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Graduate Scholarship Information

Graduate Scholarships

Alumni Association Legacy Scholarship - To support current students who have had a parent, grandparent, or sibling graduate from the University. Students from all colleges are eligible to apply but a student may only receive the award one time during his or her academic experience at UD. 

The Center For Thomas More Scholarship - $5,000 awarded annually.  For Braniff students with a proven interest in Thomas More's writings. 

Endowment Scholarships for MBA Students - Multiple scholarships for students pursuing an MBA in the Satish and Yasmin Gupta College of Business. CLOSED.

Fifth-Year Accounting Student Scholarship - Awards of up to $6,000 for accounting students. Interested students should contact Dr. Robert Walsh at  or 972-721-5361. 

Outside Scholarship Applications

These scholarships are not offered, or maintained, by the university. Please contact the scholarship organization with any questions about the scholarship or website. This list has been put together to help students start their scholarship search and does not include all outside scholarship opportunities.

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2022 Scholarships  

$1,000 Lowenthal & Abrams Hospital Safety Awareness Scholarship (May 31): Submit a 500-1,000 word essay on what laws they think should be created to make hospitals safer? 

$1,000 Single Parent Scholarship (May 31): 750-word essay explaining how living in a single-parent household has affected your life. 

American Indian Graduate Center (June 1): Several scholarship opportunities available for students who are a member of federally or state recognized American Indian Tribe. Awards vary in amounts. 

$1,000 Behan Law Group Military Veteran Scholarship (June 6): Must be a US military veteran or current service member, or the child of a Veteran or current service member. Submit an essay of 500-1,000 words about your experience. 

$5,000 Burress Injury Law Scholarship (June 15): 6 scholarships available ranging from $5,000-$2,500. Must submit a 500 word or less essay on a challenge or trying time in your life

$2,000 Public Service Scholarship (June 24): Must be pursuing a career as a public servant and submit a 500 word essay on how your education will help you in the career. 

$1,000 Sparks Law Dream Chasers Scholarship (June 30): 750 word essay on how your education will help you reach your dreams

$1,000 Elite Lawyer Scholarship (July 7): 500-word essay or 2-minute video presentation on "what positive change are you working to bring to your community this year?" 

$1,000 Crowder Law Firm Scholarship (July 7): Submit a 1,000-word essay on how you define the American Dream. 

$1,000 James Kennedy Law One Tough Student Scholarship (July 8): In 500 words or less, explain how drunk driving accidents can be reduced. 

$2,000 Cooper Hurley Scholarship (July 15): 500-750 word essay on the dangers of distracted riving and how the problem should be addressed. 

$1,000 Fight for Freedom Scholarship (July 31): 700-1,000 words on a bit of legislation that has been recently controversial. 

$5,000 Earnest Scholarship (July 31): Multiple scholarships available to students. 

$2,000 Marcus & Mack Caring Community Scholarship (Sept. 30): 1,000 word essay explaining how you work to make your community better. 

$1,000 McCraw Law Group First Responders Scholarship (Sept 30): Sumbit a 500-1,000 word essay discussing the role of first responders in today's society. 

$1,000 Fighting for Justice Scholarship (Oct 31): Submit a 750-1,000 word essay about what "fighting for justice" means to you and how have you fought for justice? 

$1,000 Nava Law Group Scholarship (Dec 1): Must be a pre-law student or currently in law school. Submit a 1-3 page typed essay on the subject matter related to the area of law you intend to pursue.  

$1,000 FOB James Law Firm Law School Scholarship (Dec 15): Must be a law student and submit a 300-400 word essay on how you plan to give back to your community once you become a lawyer.

$1,000 Canceling Cancer Scholarship (Dec 31): Submit a 750-1,000 word essay on the impact that a cancer diagnosis has had on you or a loved one. 

$5,000 Law Offices of Daniel Kim Scholarship (Dec 31): How will your career benefit your community? Scholarship only available to graduate students. 


Other/Ongoing - See websites for details.

Accounting Scholarships via

Air Force ROTC or Army ROTC 

$1,500 Autolist Used Car to Dream Car Scholarship

Fulbright Scholarships - International Educational Exchange Program

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$1,500 (max) Quit Smoking Community Scholarship

$500 Theater Masks Bi-annual Scholarship

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