Profiles in Giving

 

UT Arlington

The Chief Felicia Ajara Atsegbua Dikko Endowed Scholarship supports students who have received all or part of their pre-college education in Nigeria.

 

UT Austin

When Don Houseman returned to UT Austin from a Nazi POW camp, he had earned the Combat Infantry Badge, two Purple Hearts, and a Bronze Star. But could he still earn his degree?

 

UT Dallas

UT Dallas’ first comprehensive fundraising campaign raised funds to bolster the work of students and faculty, bringing the University closer to becoming a national research university.

 

UT El Paso

One of the things that I saw throughout my educational career is how many philanthropic individuals we have in our country.

 

UT Permian Basin

“We are just getting started, but in the next 10-to-30 years, with the right people working on it, we can make significant advances in our understanding of neurological disorders,” states Dr. John Doran.

 

UT Rio Grande Valley

 

UT San Antonio

The Walter M. Embry Jr. Endowed Research Fellowship in Real Estate Finance and Development Program will support graduate student fellowship opportunities, externship stipends and graduate research funding for opportunities such as conferences and industry competitions.

 

UT Tyler

The Kathleen Tuttle Endowed Nursing Scholarship will helps ensure that her nursing legacy will be carried on for generations.

 

UT Southwestern Medical Center

The Peter O’Donnell Jr. Brain Institute at UT Southwestern will be a comprehensive center dedicated to better understanding the basic molecular workings of the brain.

 

UT Medical Branch at Galveston

Professor J. Ottenbacher helps build research capacity among doctoral students and post-doctoral fellows who are focused on traumatic brain injury research.

 

UT Health Houston

When Dr. Seybold joined the faculty at the School of Dentistry, she especially relished teaching dental students to be thoughtful and compassionate, and to truly care about their patients.

 

UT Health Science Center at San Antonio

Peggy and Lowry Mays have made it their mission to ensure that other Texans have a fighting chance against cancer.

 

UT MD Anderson Cancer Center

The Megan Leigh Brown Fellowship in Ovarian Cancer, Browns established in honor of Megan Brown, will increase the quality and availability of specialized training in gynecologic oncology.

 

UT Health Northeast

There is no greater joy than training young people who have such passion. I don’t feel like I’m working when I’m teaching.

 

UT System Administration

Through their gifts, the Kuhns will help to sustain important initiatives undertaken by The University of Texas System and UT institutions long after they depart this world.