Prentiss C. Burt Endowed Scholarship in Business

The Prentiss C. Burt Endowed Scholarship in Business was established in March 2015 to benefit UT’s McCombs School of Business. The gift was provided by Prentiss Burt to honor the institution that shaped his life. Since Prentiss earned his MBA from the McCombs School...

Dick and Jimmie Ruth Evans Dean’s Scholarship in Business

Dick Evans grew up in Uvalde, a small town west of San Antonio. He was born to a family of modest means, and he was only 14 when his father passed away. “I had to grow up fast,” he says, reflecting on his childhood. “I took a job as a janitor for the office building...

Lawrence C. Biedenharn, Jr. Endowment for Excellence

The Lawrence C. Biedenharn, Jr. Endowment for Excellence was endowed by Mrs. Sarah W. Biedenharn of Austin, Texas in memory of her husband Lawrence C. Biedenharn, Jr., Ph.D. of Austin, Texas. Sarah, a lawyer, and Larry, a theoretical physicist and professor at UT,...