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2025 Scholarship Opens Fall 2024

Commercial Real Estate Women of Austin (CREW Austin), the premier commercial real estate networking organization in Austin, Texas, is offering $5500 in scholarships and five (5) student memberships to women attending local universities. The UCREW Real Estate Challenge is free and open to female undergraduate and graduate students who have completed a minimum of two (2) semesters at an accredited college as of the application deadline and have not been a previous recipient of a UCREW scholarship. 

The UCREW Real Estate Challenge is a series of interactive sessions that are designed to introduce multidisciplinary college students to professional opportunities in commercial real estate. The Challenge culminates in a competition, students give presentations to a panel of judges comprised of local real estate experts.

Challenge Objectives

  • Expose student participants to the fundamentals of the commercial real estate industry. 

  • Identify various professions, career opportunities and resources for student participants.

  • Provide student participants relationship-building opportunities with CREW members.

Volunteer Opportunities
CREW Austin members educate local college and university students who are studying within fields of CRE and provide mentorship opportunities.

Sign up to learn about opportunities to volunteer, mentor and/or attend the program and support the students.

Previous Winners

UCREW is funded in part by the CREW Network Foundation.

In addition to the CREW Austin UCREW Real Estate Challenge, the CREW Network Foundation also offers college scholarships.
TIMING: Applications accepted between January 3 and April 15
VALUE: No less than $5,000. 226 scholarships totaling $1,297,500 have been awarded to date.

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