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College of Liberal and Fine Arts

Undergraduate Scholarships

Centro Cultural Cubano Endowed Award for Spanish Majors


2017: Awarded to Jillian Piepenburg

2016: Awarded to Luis Enrique Angel


The Centro Cultural Cubano of San Antonio Endowed Award was established to encourage the study of the Spanish language and culture.

Qualifications and Selection Process:

  • Must be a student enrolled on a full-time basis (minimum of 12 semester credit hours) as an undergraduate

  •  Must have completed at least 48 hours by the semester in which the scholarship will be disbursed

  • Must have declared a major in Spanish

  • Must have an overall cumulative G.P.A. of at least 3.0, based on a 4.0 scale

  • May be used for study abroad

  •  Among equally qualified applicants, preference will be given to students demonstrating a need for financial assistance as determined by the Office of Student Financial Aid


Completed application can be returned in person to: Room MH 4.01.01 McKinney or e-mailed to

Modern Languages & Literatures Endowed Undergraduate Scholarship


2017: Awarded to Alexandria Duhaime

2016: Awarded to Ana Laura Garcia

  • Applicants must be actively pursuing a degree with a major or minor in the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures.

  •  Applicants must have completed at least two upper-division courses at UTSA in their major or one upper-division course in the minor by time of award.

  • Applicants must have and maintain a 3.0 cumulative grade point average during period of award.

  • Recipient must be enrolled in at least one upper-division course in the discipline of the major or minor during the award semesters.

  • Applicants must demonstrate their interest in the study of modern languages and literatures by writing a 500-word essay on why you have chosen language studies

  • Two letters of recommendation from UTSA faculty

  • May be used for study abroad


Modern Languages Donors Scholarships

  • Open to all language majors or minors who excel in their classwork

  • Requires 600-word essay

  • Two letters of recommendation from UTSA faculty (preferred)

  • May be used for study abroad


Application Form 

(for all three scholarships)



For more information, call 210-458-4377, stop by MH 4.01.06 or email Dena Bruedigam.