The purpose of the COLFA Experiential Learning Scholarship is to support undergraduate and graduate students in the College of Liberal and Fine Arts (COLFA) who are taking part in experiential learning and professional development outside the classroom.  

The funds for this scholarship are used to support: 

  • Research projects related to your field of study or academic interests 
  • Study abroad/away and global engagement programs  
  • Internships, both for-credit and non-credit (minimum 10 hours per week for at least 5 weeks)  
  • Training or professional certification programs that are related to your field of study 
  • Conference and seminar registration related to your field of study 
  • Community engagement projects related to your field of study 
  • Exhibits, competitions, and performances related to your field of study, beyond what is required for your degree.  

 Interested COLFA students can apply on the Scholarship Hub. Students may be awarded up to $500. 

Apply Here

Scholarship Deadline

Fall - October 15th 

Spring - February 15th 

Summer - May 1st 

Allow approximately 30 days past the semester deadline for application review and award disbursement. 

 For questions about COLFA Experiential Learning Scholarship, email the COLFA Student Success Center at

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To apply, visit the UTSA Scholarship Hub, to find various scholarship opportunities.