SRC Donor Scholarships are made possible by the generosity of alumni, donors and friends. For scholarships that require demonstrated financial need, applicants must submit a FAFSA   by March 2 of the previous academic year. For most applications, incoming UCLA students will be required to submit either high school transcripts or, if transferring from a community college, transcripts of all college coursework.

Deadline Scholarship Name Scholarship Description
06/30 Acacia Fraternity Frank H. Reinsch Memorial Scholarship for First Year Students
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Preference to sons, daughters, grandsons, or granddaughters of Acacia Fraternity members or Freemasons. $5,000 per year. Recipients of the Acacia Scholarship may renew the award each year until graduation if they remain in good academic standing. A maximum of three Acacia Scholarships at UCLA are awarded, though this scholarship is not available every year. Any eligible undergraduate may apply for the award in any year (freshman through senior.) Funding is renewable through the senior year only.

06/30 Leah Bettleman Scholarship
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Entering first-year students with high financial need and high school GPA between 3.5 and 3.9 (on an 4.0 scale).

04/06 D. Lewis and Lynn Bosley Mingori Undergraduate Scholarship

Available for entering first year students in Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science, or entering first year students with select majors within the UCLA College of Letters and Sciences or the UCLA School of Arts and Architecture, with preference to students who are high school seniors graduating from Alexander Hamilton High School. If there are no qualified students from Hamilton, then preference shall be given to LAUSD graduates. NOTE: This scholarship will not be available again until the Spring of 2020, for the Academic Year 2020-2021.

06/30 Clay Trust Honors Scholarship

Available for entering first year students majoring in physical science who demonstrate financial need and are eligible to participate in College Honors.
(open to students by invitation only)

04/08 Thelma L. Culverson Scholarship
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Entering first-year students from University High School in West Los Angeles only. Award provides full amount of California resident tuition and room and board fees at UCLA.

05/15 Myrtle Hickey De Luce Scholarship for First Year Students
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UCLA undergraduates, with preference to students who graduated from Lincoln, Belmont, or John Marshall High Schools, and participate in at least one extracurricular activity. Minimum $2,000 per year.

04/06 Delson Scholarship
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Available to entering students in the UCLA College who submit a Statement of Intent to Register, and who have financial need as determined by the UCLA Financial Aid Office. Candidates must be Bell or Huntington Park High School graduates with a minimum 3.0 high school G.P.A. preference to those who attended Nimitz Middle School.

05/15 Draine Family Foundation Scholarship
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North Hollywood High School graduate with a minimum 3.0 GPA, who submitted his/her Statement of Intent to Register (SIR) at UCLA for Fall Quarter. Applicants must demonstrate financial need. Award Amount: $1,000 to $2,500.

06/30 Virginia Frey Scholarship Application
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Available to entering first-year UCLA students who are graduates of El Monte High School (El Monte, CA).

04/10 Junamici Scholarship for First-Year Students
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The Junamici Scholarship for entering freshmen in the UCLA College Division of Humanities and/or the UCLA International Institute who are majoring/minoring in foreign languages.

06/30 MacDougal Family Endowed Scholarship
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The MacDougal Family Endowed Scholarship is for students who are US citizens or permanent residents, who are residents of California, and who are graduates of either: Crenshaw, Dorsey, Fremont, Garfield, Jefferson, Jordan, Locke, Manual Arts, Roosevelt, San Fernando, South Gate, or Washington Prep high schools. Must be a full-time, first-year UCLA undergraduate enrolled in select majors (see application for more information). Renewable if students maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 at UCLA.

06/30 Miller/Shigemura Scholarship
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Entering full-time first-year students who are California residents in any UCLA College major with high financial need. Minimum $5,000, renewable each year.

05/01 Edward Scott Morrison Scholarship for First Year Students
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Full time undergraduate students who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender. Preference to those who are committed to LGBT leadership and have shown a commitment to community service.

06/30 National Notary Foundation Scholarship
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Open to entering first-year students who demonstrate financial need and strong leadership skills. Preference to students with a 3.5 minimum cumulative GPA, U.S. citizens, and California residents.

06/30 Nancy Diane Orford Scholarship
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Preference to an enrolled UCLA student diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis in good academic standing. Students with other disabilities will also be considered.

06/30 Gertrude Pomish Scholarship
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Preference to entering first-year students who actively participate in and demonstrate a strong record of community service. The award requires financial need.

06/30 Don R. Shepherd Scholarship
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Available for entering first year students in the UCLA College with preference for those who are residents of San Diego County with a minimum GPA of 3.75.

06/30 Don R. Shepherd Guardian Scholar Scholarship
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A scholarship for entering first year students who are San Diego County residents and have spent time in foster care.

early february Stamps Leadership Scholarship

The Stamps Leadership Scholarship (SLP) Program   recognizes and rewards exceptional students who exemplify leadership, scholarship, community service, and innovation. Annually, up to ten freshmen candidates will be nominated to receive four-year Stamps scholarships – five California residents and five domestic non-residents. Nominees will represent the very top of UCLA’s highly selective and academically accomplished freshman applicant pool. The scholarship will provide up to UC-wide tuition and fees for California residents and UC-wide tuition and fees plus the non-resident tuition supplement for domestic non-residents.
(open to students by invitation only)

first Friday in June Transfer Alliance Program (TAP) Scholarship
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With generous assistance from the following donors:

Sam & Roslyn Berkman
Sherry Lynn Cagan
Henry B. & Elsie Clay
Robert G. & Janet S. Dunlap
Rose Gilbert
Michael & Celia Goodman
Jessie. W. Ingram
Mildred Johnson
Mary Kathryn (Taylor) Kappler Estate
Evans Ricciardi
Herman Roth
Hale S. Sparks
The Parents of Vincent L. Wang
Lew & Edie Wasserman

Scholarships for entering transfer students from California community colleges. Applicants must complete the TAP Scholars/Honors certification at their community college. The scholarship provides approximately $5,000 per year for up to two years.

05/15 Carl H. Unruh Undergraduate Scholarship for First Year Students
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This scholarship is reserved for adoptees, students that come from a family that includes adoptees, adoptive parents, student parents who have surrendered a child for adoption, foster parents, students that have spent time in foster care and/or students who have a research interest in adoption-related issues.

3/31 Jim Varney Scholarship
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The scholarship is open to high school students from Tennessee and Kentucky only. Applicants must have a minimum cumulative 3.75 GPA, major in a College of Letters and Science department, and aspire to a career in theater or drama.

04/06 Natalie Joy Ward Scholarship

Available for entering first year students in the UCLA College (select majors), the Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science (any major), the Herb Alpert School of Music (select majors), or the School of the Arts and Architecture (select majors) with preference to students who are high school seniors graduating from the Los Angeles Center for Enriched Studies (LACES). NOTE: This scholarship will not be available again until the Spring of 2020, for the Academic Year 2020-2021.

06/30 Ola Zuckerman Class of 1934 Scholarship
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Available to entering first-year UCLA students with high merit and financial need. Award amount: $1,200.