UT receives $790,000 for academics

April, 2011

Chevron contributed $793,100 through its University Partnership Program to support academic programs at the University of Texas for the 2011-12 academic year.

Major components of the contribution include:

$256,000 to the College of Engineering for scholarships, service organizations, undergraduate research and other initiatives;

• $100,000 to the Jackson School of Geosciences to support students in earth sciences;

• $52,000 to the McCombs School of Business for fellowships and activities related to its MBA programs;

• $143,500 toward information technology initiatives including $60,000 to the Texas Advanced Computing Center.