Each quarter our knowledgeable staff write helpful topics for scholarship hunters. We package that up with upcoming scholarship deadlines and quarterly workshops.


Funding 101
Undergraduate Research Centers
Upcoming National Scholarships
International Affairs: Funding and Careers
Resources for Scholarships
Essay Contests: Tips and Tricks
Strauss Foundation Scholarship
SRC Workshop Schedule

  • 2017 Spring

    “Who Wins Scholarships, Anyway?”, National and International Merit Scholarships, Creative Arts Contests, Personal Essay Dos and Don’ts, Calendar Tips, UCLA DUE Scholarships, Q&A: Summer Financial Aid, SRC Workshop Schedule

  • 2016 Fall

    Getting to Know the SRC Workshops, Superstar Scholarships on the Horizon, In the Spotlight: Latina/o Scholarships, UCLA Resources for Scholarship Seekers, Create Your Own Scholarship

  • 2016 Spring

    You Can Still Win Scholarships for Next Year!, 2016-17 UCLA Donor Scholarships, Financial Aid Q&A, Spotlight on National Merit Scholarships, Write Your Personal Statement this Weekend, How to Fix a Scholarship Essay

  • 2016 Winter

    7 Ways to Become a Scholarship Ninja, Phi Beta Kappa, Udall Scholarship, BUSY BRUIN: Scheduling Hacks; Apps for Your Apps, Spotlight on the Humanities, I Reflect, Therefore I Win

  • 2015 Fall

    UCLA Scholarships for International Students, If at first you don’t succeed…try and try (and try) again!, Scholarship Tracker: Make Your Email Count! A Mini Lesson on the Importance of Your Email Address and Winning Scholarships, UCLA Resources for Scholarship Seekers, Fall Quarter Workshop Schedule

  • 2015 Spring

    Keeping Your Eyes on the (Scholarship) Prize, International and AB540 Scholarships, Financial Aid FAQ, Spotlight on Fashion Scholarship Winner, Getting an Early Start on National & International Merit Scholarships, 2015-16 UCLA College Donor Scholarship

  • 2015 Winter

    Letters of Recommendation, Extramural Scholarships, Leadership While Abroad, FAQs

  • 2014 Fall

    Starting the Year, Using Film for Applications, Organizing Applications, Interview with Fashion Scholar, UCLA Resources, Writing Services on Campus

  • 2014 Spring

    Summer Fun(ding), Public Edit: Revising the Personal Statement, Getting an Early Start on National & International Merit Scholarships, Spotlight on SRC Scholarship Winners, Summer Financial Aid Q&A, 2014-15 UCLA Donor Scholarships

  • 2014 Winter

    How to Talk to Your Professor, Scholarships in the Health Sciences, Funding Triage: Where to Turn to on Campus during Financial Crisis, Getting Real with the SRC: Tough Love Answers to Gnarly Questions, Developing a Scholarship Portfolio

  • 2013 Fall

    Scholarship APP-lications: Tech Savvy Tips for Your Scholarship Search, 10-Week Scholarship Roadmap, Apply for Scholarships, Build Crucial Career Skills, UCLA Resources for Scholarship Seekers, Q & A with the SRC, Innovative Funding Sources for Graduate Students

  • 2013 Spring

    The Secret Logic of Essay Prompts, Cashing in on Labor Union Scholarships, Getting Outstanding Let-ters of Recommendation, Summer Financial Aid Q&A, Scholarships for Social Science Majors, 2013-14 UCLA Donor Scholarships

  • 2013 Winter

    Scholarship Scams in the 21st Century, Rising Costs of College, Know Your Audience, The Donald Strauss Scholarship Program, Dishing Up Your Scholarship Essay, Scholarships in the Humanities

  • 2012 Fall

    Write This, Not That, Acrostic, I Got Into Graduate School! — Now What?, Scholarships for Scientists, UCLA Resources, SRC FAQ

  • 2012 Spring

    MTV Rolls Out New Facebook App, Summer Volunteer Opportunities, Summer Financial Aid Q&A, 6 FAQ’s about Transcripts, Writing Your Personal Statement This Weekend, 2012-13 UCLA Donor Scholarships

  • 2012 Winter

    The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Applicants, Choosing a Theme for Your Personal Statement, Scholarship Myth Busters, Interview with Scholarship Winner Angela Sanchez, Tips for Winning, Double Tasking: Time & Energy Saving Ways to Fit Scholarships into Your Schedule, Acrostic