InnovateHER Entrepreneurial Scholarship (Undergraduate)

The InnovateHER Entrepreneurial Scholarship program (formerly Minerva Entrepreneurial Scholarship) helps graduate, post-baccalaureate and undergraduate women foster the spirit of entrepreneurship and become future business owners. Students from anywhere in the country who wish to open a business in Texas are welcome to apply.

This scholarship provides $5,000 per academic year and is not renewable.

Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, enroll full-time and have at least 40 semester undergraduate credit hours to apply. Please visit InnovateHER Entrepreneurial Scholarship webpage for additional requirements and application information.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Completion of this application does not guarantee that your application will be reviewed for acceptance to the scholarship program. Please select YES or NO to indicate you understand.
  2. REQUIRED - Review information about the InnovateHER Entrepreneurial Scholarship Program Application and selection process. You must acknowledge you have read the attached information. Click here to access the form.
  3. Please upload a resume showing all leadership experience, volunteerism, work experience and any other pertinent information.
  4. REQUIRED - ESSAY - In 500-1000 words, tell us why the concept of entrepreneurship is important to you and how you would carry that forward in your field of study (whether starting a business, innovating upon industry standards, or evolving new areas within the industry).