Darcy and Robert Bingham Scholarship

UCSD Student Employee, currently working 15+ work hours per week and will be a UCSD student employee in the upcoming academic year. Requires supervisor recommendation letter with supplemental questions to be considered.

Before you apply, ask your supervisor if they would be willing to write a recommendation letter for you.
Students will not be able to view the recommendation letter.

Your supervisor will receive a link for secure upload.

To check if your supervisor Recommendation Letter has been received, click References (top of application). If not received, click Resend and an automatic reminder will be emailed to your supervisor.

Up to $2,622
Supplemental Questions
  1. Supplemental Questions
    • UCSD Supervisor Recommendation
      It is important to enter your supervisor contact information on this application as soon as possible so that your supervisor will have ample amount of time in which to complete and upload your recommendation before the deadline.

      Be sure to ask / notify your supervisor about the recommendation request immediately. It is best practice to share information about yourself with your supervisor for the purposes of your letter of recommendation.

      IMPORTANT: You must use the UCSD email address for all supervisor requests.

      (Pressing the "Save and Keep Editing" button at the base of this page will ensure that your reference request is sent.)

    • Do you plan to work during Fall, Winter, Spring in the upcoming Academic Year?
    • In an essay format, please address the following questions:

      [1] What have you learned from your work experience on campus? [2] What contributions have you and your department made to one another? OR
      Have you initiated any new systems or projects?
      [3] Have you been promoted or assumed any new responsibilities since you began working for the department?

    • Indicate UCSD division/area that you are employed:
    • What is the number of hours you work per week?