Application Deadline Extended for UHV Business Fellowship

The School of Business Administration at the University of Houston-Victoria has extended the deadline for students to apply for a graduate fellowship in economic development and entrepreneurship.

The recipient will be a full-time graduate student enrolled in at least nine credit hours per semester in the Master of Science in Economic Development and Entrepreneurship program. He or she will work with faculty on research initiatives related to those disciplines.

The award will cover tuition and fees and will include a stipend of approximately $2,000 per semester. The fellowship is renewable through program completion subject to continued full-time enrollment, maintenance of a GPA of 3.0 or higher, and satisfactory performance on fellowship assignments.

Those interested should submit a letter of application and resume to the dean of the School of Business Administration, Charles A. Bullock, by Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2006. For more information, visit

The University of Houston-Victoria, located in the heart of the Coastal Bend region since 1973 in Victoria, Texas, offers courses leading to more than 80 academic programs in the schools of Arts & Sciences; Business Administration; and Education, Health Professions & Human Development. UHV provides face-to-face classes at its Victoria campus, as well as an instructional site in Katy, Texas, and online classes that students can take from anywhere. UHV supports the American Association of State Colleges and Universities Opportunities for All initiative to increase awareness about state colleges and universities and the important role they have in providing a high-quality and accessible education to an increasingly diverse student population, as well as contributing to regional and state economic development.