Nominations should be submitted in electronic format only, and should include one PDF file per student. The nominees should represent the best and brightest students currently enrolled in your school. If you are aware of any entrepreneurial-focused groups or other colleges at your school with ties to business, we request that you please work with them to help offer this opportunity to those qualified and interested students. Students looking to apply should reach out to their Dean for assistance.
Above you will find the fillable application form and an informational poster regarding the 2019 program.
Please note that all nominations must be submitted to the TBHF office as listed on the application by March 1, 2019. Students should keep in mind that schools may have an internal due-date prior to the TBHF March 1st. deadline. Please be sure that applications are complete prior to Spring Break; applications will not be accepted after the due date.
The first round of the application process is nomination of candidates by each participating University and submission of each nominee’s complete application in an electronic format. Those who are selected to compete in the next round will be required to attend an interview. One final recipient for each scholarship to be awarded at our participating universities will be selected to represent their school. Please note that participation in the final rounds of the selection process does not guarantee that a scholarship will be awarded.All interviews will be conducted in the host cities on the dates listed below:
Austin: Tuesday, April 16,2019 – Acton; Texas State; UT Austin
Dallas: Thursday, April 18,2019 – Baylor; DBU; SMU; TCU; UD; UTD; UTA; UNT
San Antonio: Tuesday, April 23, 2019 – St. Mary’s; St. Philip’s; Trinity; UTSA; UIW; UTRGV
Houston: Thursday, April 25, 2019 – HBU; Rice; SHSU; TAMU; TSU; UH; LU; TTU
Each interview will last 20-30 minutes. This information should be shared with all of your potential candidates right away to ensure their availability. Additional details regarding interview times, locations, and schedules will be communicated to the university program representatives directly via email. Selection of the scholarship recipients is slated to be announced in May.