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University Honors Scholarships 2016-2017

Scholarships 2016-2017


University Honors Scholarships: Deadline is December 1, 2016 at noon

Scholarship Eligibility Guidelines:

Students must be in active standing in University Honors, which requires completion of all applicable requirements detailed in the University Honors Learning Commitment and any additional GPA requirements per the guidelines below.

Excellence Scholarship (Up to $2,000 per award):

Students who plan to use scholarship funds to support their academic pursuits (research, scholarly, creative, graduate-school, professional-school, extracurricular, and/or other enrichment activities) are encouraged to apply for an Honors Excellence Scholarship.   Final scholarship awards will be awarded on a competitive basis and based on merit and financial need. Students must have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.400 at the end of the fall quarter to be eligible to apply.

Honors Residential Scholarship (Up to $900 per award):

For students who reside in either the Pentland Hills or Glen Mor University Honors Living-Learning communities. Students must have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.00 at the end of the fall quarter to be eligible to apply.

Application Process & Disbursement:

The application form cannot be saved, so please prepare all supporting information in advance of completing the application. Scholarship awardees will be notified by week 3 of the winter quarter.  Awards will be disbursed by the UCR Financial Aid office by the last day of winter term.  For students not participating in financial aid, awards will be disbursed through the Student Business Services office. The deadline to submit scholarship applications for the 2016-17 academic year is December 1, 2016 at 12pm (noon). Late or incomplete scholarship applications will NOT be accepted.

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This will be the only time to apply for 2016-2017 scholarships.


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