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  e icon 
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 e icon world icon

UCI First Draft Deadline: 11/6/2017 Noon (Due to SOP)

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

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

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

Knight-Hennessy Scholars e icon world icon
Pre-Application Deadline: 4/9/2018 Noon (Due to SOP)

Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships For New Americans
Pre-Application Deadline: 4/9/2018 Noon (Due to SOP)

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program

Pre-Application Deadline: 4/9/2018 Noon (Due to SOP)


ABROAD SCHOLARSHIPS

Fulbright U.S. Student Program (140+ countries) e icon 
Pre-Application Deadline: 4/9/2018 Noon (Due to SOP)

British Marshall Scholarship (UK) e icon 
Pre-Application Deadline: 4/9/2018 Noon(Due to SOP)

Churchill Scholarship (UK) e icon 
Pre-Application Deadline: 4/9/2018 Noon (Due to SOP)

Gates Cambridge Scholarship (UK)
Pre-Application Deadline: 4/9/2018 Noon (Due to SOP)

Rhodes Scholarship (UK) e icon world icon
Pre-Application Deadline: 4/9/2018 Noon(Due to SOP)

George Mitchell Scholarship (Ireland) e icon 
Pre-Application Deadline: 4/9/2018 Noon (Due to SOP)

Schwarzman Scholars (China) e icon world icon
Pre-Application Deadline: 3/12/2018 Noon (China, Macau, Taiwan, Hong Kong citizens) & 4/9/2018 (US citizens & other countries) (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 world icon