Since 1936, UCLA Alumni have supported our newest Bruins through Alumni Scholarships. If you have demonstrated academic excellence, powerful leadership and a desire to effect positive change, apply to become an Alumni Scholar!
Alumni Scholarship Application Cycle:
The application for Fall 2020 prospective freshmen and transfer students will open January 1, 2020 on the University of California Los Angeles Prospective Undergraduate Scholarship Portal
Eligibility: Incoming Freshman & Community College Transfer students (See specific requirements below)
*Additional need-based grants are available to students who demonstrate financial need as determined by the Alumni Scholarships Program and the Financial Aid Office. You may receive up to $5,000 for your first year in addition to your merit scholarship award.
Freshman Alumni Scholarships are awarded through an application screening process by alumni volunteers and UCLA Financial Aid and Scholarships. . By completing one application, you will be considered to receive one of the many scholarships provided through the Alumni Scholarships Program. Scholarship awards are divided into equal annual installments to be paid over four years.
Community College Transfer Alumni Scholarships (CCTS) are for students transferring to UCLA from a Community College.
Scholarships are awarded through an application screening process by alumni volunteers and UCLA Financial Aid and Scholarships. The scholarship award is divided into equal annual installments to be paid over two years.
Being an Alumni Scholar is more than just receiving a scholarship. Scholars are involved in campus events and organizations, increase their connections to the university, build their leadership skills at UCLA and stay involved as alumni. Benefits include: