Alec Beck Endowed Scholarship

The Alec Beck Endowed Scholarship was created to provide scholarship awards to deserving students attending UT Austin with first preference for students whose parent or step-parent is, or has been, incarcerated in or on parole from The Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Consideration may also be given to students who have a parent or step-parent incarcerated in or on parole from any incarceration facility or system.

How to Apply

  1. Demonstrate financial need by applying for need-based financial aid by January 15 using the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
  2. Complete and return your scholarship application by the appropriate deadline:
  3. Complete and return the Alec Beck Endowed Scholarship Certification (PDF) by the appropriate deadline:
    • Entering Freshman Students: February 1 of your senior year of high school
    • Continuing and Transfer Students: April 1