Scholarships

This is a comprehensive list of all of the scholarships on which SOP staff currently offer advising and draft review and/or campus endorsement consideration.

  • e icon = Requires UCI endorsement; deadlines must be met in order to qualify.
  • world icon = Available to international students.

You can refer to our Scholarship Selector page to help determine which scholarships are in your best interest.

 

DOMESTIC SCHOLARSHIPS

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship
UCI Pre-Application Deadline: 11/1/2017 Noon (Due to SOP)
Faculty LOR Deadline: 11/29/2017

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace James C. Gaither Junior Fellows Program
UCI First Draft Deadline: 11/6/2017 Noon (Due to SOP)

Harry S. Truman Scholarship
UCI Pre-Application Deadline: 11/1/2017 Noon (Contact SOP at sklrship@uci.edu)
Faculty LOR Deadline: 11/29/2017

Beinecke Scholarship
UCI First Draft Deadline: 1/08/2018 Noon (Due to SOP)

Donald A. Strauss Scholarship
UCI First Draft Deadline: 1/22/2018 Noon (Due to SOP)

Knight-Hennessy Scholars
Pre-Application Deadline: Early April 2018 (Due to SOP)

Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships For New Americans
Pre-Application Deadline: Early April 2018 (Due to SOP)

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program

Pre-Application Deadline: Early April 2018 (Due to SOP)


ABROAD SCHOLARSHIPS

Fulbright U.S. Student Program (140+ countries)
Pre-Application Deadline: Early April 2018 (Due to SOP)

British Marshall Scholarship (UK)
Pre-Application Deadline: Early April 2018 (Due to SOP)

Churchill Scholarship (UK)
Pre-Application Deadline: Early April 2018 (Due to SOP)

Gates Cambridge Scholarship (UK)
Pre-Application Deadline: Early April 2018 (Due to SOP)

Rhodes Scholarship (UK)
Pre-Application Deadline: Early April 2018 (Due to SOP)

George Mitchell Scholarship (Ireland)
Pre-Application Deadline: Early April 2018 (Due to SOP)

Schwarzman Scholars (China)
Pre-Application Deadline: Early April 2018 (Due to SOP)

 

Looking for other opportunities? We have carefully selected the following list of additional scholarships and post-graduation experiences for UCI undergraduates and recent alumni. They do not require campus endorsement or nomination, so please apply directly to these on your own. We wish you success!

Domestic Students: U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents

International & AB 540 Students