Our Opportunities

The 2020-2021 Continuing Undergraduate Scholarships Application is now open

  • Deadline: Apply no later than 11:59pm Monday January 27th, 2020

  • All recipients and non-recipients will be notified via ucsd email by August 31st, 2020

  • Frequently Asked Questions
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All Other Applications are due no later than 11:59pm on the due date listed for each opportunity.



Questions: scholarships@ucsd.edu

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
First Place: $2,500 Second Place: $1,500 Third Place: $750 Fourth Place: $250 Cesar Chavez Essay Contest
ELIGIBILITY: Full time continuing student, with a 2.0+ GPA, who has demonstrated commitment to the advancement of César’s core values at UC San...
ELIGIBILITY: Full time continuing student, with a 2.0+ GPA, who has...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2020
  • Award: First Place: $2,500 Second Place: $1,500 Third Place: $750 Fourth Place: $250
Deadline02/28/2020
up to $4,500 USS Dream Fellowship Program
ELIGIBILITY: Must be a non-U.S. citizen and AB540 eligible undergraduate student with demonstrated financial need. For the upcoming academic year...
ELIGIBILITY: Must be a non-U.S. citizen and AB540 eligible undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: up to $4,500
Deadline03/01/2020
varies Study Abroad Scholarship
The Study Abroad Scholarship is open to all students who will participate in study abroad programs beginning in the upcoming Summer or Fall (and in...
The Study Abroad Scholarship is open to all students who will...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/02/2020
up to $1,000 Jim and Julie Lin Breaking Barriers Scholarship
This award is intended for those “unsung students” who labor to bring equity, diversity, inclusion, compassion and social justice to light within...
This award is intended for those “unsung students” who labor to bring...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: up to $1,000
Deadline04/15/2020