Scholarship Opportunities Program: W’17 Wk 5

February 6, 2017

Please visit http://scholars.uci.edu/ for more info.

Winter 2017 Walk-In Hours: Tuesdays 2:00-3:00 p.m, and Thursday 12:00pm-1:00pm. Location: Ayala Science Library, 1st Floor in the Writing Center. Please check in at the front desk. If you would like to make a personalized appointment, please complete the Prospective Scholarship Winner Information Form and please email sklrship@uci.edu to set up an appointment.

*INTERNATIONAL OPPORTUNITY* – Are you a future leader in global public policy, business or international studies? Please join SOP to discuss the Schwarzman Scholars Program – a fully-funded master’s degree program aimed at international cooperation at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China (taught in English). A representative/selection officer from Schwarzman will be there to discuss the details. Please visit our website for more info: here Date: Feb 9 at 11am – Student Services II, Rm 1010AB

Check out our blog, Q & A’s with Scholarship Winners.

*UPCOMING SCHOLARSHIP WORKSHOPS* – Come find out about our office and the scholarships we work with!
Feb. 13                  4:00 – 5:00 p.m.    HG 1030                International Students
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.    HG 1030                Health, Business & Policy


Scholarship Opportunities Program: W’17 Wk 4

February 1, 2017

Please visit http://scholars.uci.edu/ for more info.

Winter 2017 Walk-In Hours: Tuesdays 2:00-3:00 p.m, and Thursday 12:00pm-1:00pm. Location: Ayala Science Library, 1st Floor in the Writing Center. Please check in at the front desk. If you would like to make a personalized appointment, please complete the Prospective Scholarship Winner Information Form and please email sklrship@uci.edu to set up an appointment.

*INTERNATIONAL OPPORTUNITY* – Are you a future leader in global public policy, business or international studies? Please join SOP to discuss the Schwarzman Scholars Program – a fully-funded master’s degree program aimed at international cooperation at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China (taught in English). A representative/selection officer from Schwarzman will be there to discuss the details. Please visit our website for more info: here Date: Feb 9 at 11am – Student Services II, Rm 1010AB

Check out our blog, Q & A’s with Scholarship Winners.

*UPCOMING SCHOLARSHIP WORKSHOPS* – Come find out about our office and the scholarships we work with!
Feb. 1                     4:00 – 5:00 p.m.    HG 1030                Arts, Humanities, Soc. Sci, Soc. Ecology
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.    HG 1030                STEM
Feb. 2                     4:00 – 5:00 p.m.    HG 1030                Arts, Humanities, Soc. Sci, Soc. Ecology
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.    HG 1030                STEM
Feb. 13                  4:00 – 5:00 p.m.    HG 1030                International Students
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.    HG 1030                Health, Business & Policy


Scholarship Opportunities Program: W’17 Wk 3

January 25, 2017

Please visit http://scholars.uci.edu/ for more info.

Winter 2017 Walk-In Hours: Tuesdays 2:00-3:00 p.m, and Thursday 12:00pm-1:00pm. Location: Ayala Science Library, 1st Floor in the Writing Center. Please check in at the front desk. If you would like to make a personalized appointment, please complete the Prospective Scholarship Winner Information Form and please email sklrship@uci.edu to set up an appointment.

*JOB OPPORTUNITY* – Apply to be SOP’s new Student Advisor! Be the first to know about prestigious scholarship updates. Advise your peers. Gain valuable professional experience. The Scholarship Opportunities Program is seeking a Student Advisor starting Winter 2017. This part-time position requires 10 hours/week, 10 weeks/quarter. Application and submission instructions can be found here (Deadline: Jan 27 at noon)

Check out our blog, Q & A’s with Scholarship Winners.

*UPCOMING SCHOLARSHIP WORKSHOPS* – Come find out about our office and the scholarships we work with!
Feb. 1                     4:00 – 5:00 p.m.    HG 1030                Arts, Humanities, Soc. Sci, Soc. Ecology
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.    HG 1030                STEM
Feb. 2                     4:00 – 5:00 p.m.    HG 1030                Arts, Humanities, Soc. Sci, Soc. Ecology
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.    HG 1030                STEM
Feb. 13                  4:00 – 5:00 p.m.    HG 1030                International Students
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.    HG 1030                Health, Business & Policy


Dalai Lama Endowed Scholarship

January 25, 2017

The 2017-18 UCI XIV Dalai Lama Endowed Scholarship supports exceptional students committed to advancing the values of compassion, contemplation, courage, interconnectedness, collaboration, humility and service. The UCI XIV Dalai Lama Endowed Scholarship awards one student up to $10,000 for their 2017-18 fees as well as a grant of up to $6,000 from the Dalai Lama Fellows to support the project costs.

The deadline to apply is Wednesday, February 15, 2017. For eligibility requirements and more information, please visit the XIV Dalai Lama Endowed Scholarship information page.


Scholarship Opportunities Program: W’17 Wk 2

January 19, 2017

*UPCOMING SCHOLARSHIPS*

Please visit http://scholars.uci.edu/ for more info.

Strauss– Funds $10,000 for service projects to students committed to public service and leadership. Apply as a sophomore or junior (due by January 23, 2017 at NOON)

Winter 2017 Walk-In Hours: Tuesdays 2:00-3:00 p.m, and Thursday 12:00pm-1:00pm. Location: Ayala Science Library, 1st Floor in the Writing Center. Please check in at the front desk.

Advising Appointments: If you would like to make a personalized appointment to learn more about prestigious scholarships, please read http://scholars.uci.edu/advising-appointments/. Complete the Prospective Scholarship Winner Information Form and please email sklrship@uci.edu to set up an appointment.

*JOB OPPORTUNITY*Apply to be SOP’s new Student Advisor! Be the first to know about prestigious scholarship updates. Advise your peers. Gain valuable professional experience. The Scholarship Opportunities Program is seeking a Student Advisor starting Winter 2017. This part-time position requires 10 hours/week, 10 weeks/quarter. Application and submission instructions can be found here.

Check out our blog, Q & A’s with Scholarship Winners.


Scholarship Opportunities Program: W’17 Wk 1

January 12, 2017

The Scholarship Opportunities Program welcomes you to a New Year! We look forward to helping you apply for and win prestigious scholarships.

*UPCOMING SCHOLARSHIPS*

Please visit http://scholars.uci.edu/ for more info.

Strauss– Funds $10,000 for service projects to students committed to public service and leadership. Apply as a sophomore or junior (due by January 23, 2017 at NOON)

Winter 2017 Walk-In Hours: Tuesdays 2:00-3:00 p.m, and Thursday 12:00pm-1:00pm. Location: Ayala Science Library, 1st Floor in the Writing Center. Please check in at the front desk.

Advising Appointments: If you would like to make a personalized appointment to learn more about prestigious scholarships, please read http://scholars.uci.edu/advising-appointments/. Complete the Prospective Scholarship Winner Information Form and please email sklrship@uci.edu to set up an appointment.

Check out our blog, Q & A’s with Scholarship Winners.

Hope to see you soon!

SOP


Plan to study abroad – Deadlines soon!

January 12, 2017

You are encouraged to study abroad. UC Education Abroad Program (UCEAP) is offering a $2000 scholarship to ALL students who enroll in YEAR-LONG programs for the 2017-18 year abroad!!!

UCEAP deadlines for summer and fall 2017 are coming soon!!  The first deadline is January 12, 2017Deadlines vary by program.  Get your application today!

To learn about how study abroad is affordable, how it can fit your major, and get your study abroad questions answered, click here!

Early planning is encouraged to continue making regular progress toward your degree.  Don’t miss this unique opportunity.  To get started, visit the Study Abroad Center.


Scholarship Opportunities Program: F’16 Finals Wk

December 5, 2016

*UPCOMING SCHOLARSHIPS*
Beinecke Scholarship – Funds up to $34,000 for graduate study in the arts, humanities, and social sciences. Due Date: January 9 at noon.

Donald Strauss Scholarship– Funds $10,000 for junior or senior service projects. Demonstrate commitment to public service and leadership. Due Date: January 23 at noon.

*All application materials are available on SOP website. Complete applications include 2-3 letter of recommendations, resume, personal statement, and official transcripts. Requirements differ for each award. Please visit http://scholars.uci.edu/ for more info.

Fall 2016 Walk-in Hours: Thursdays 3:00-4:00 pm. Check in at front desk of Writing Center, 1st Floor Ayala Science Library.

Advising Appointments: If you would like to make a personalized appointment to learn more about prestigious scholarships, please read http://scholars.uci.edu/advising-appointments/. Complete the Prospective Scholarship Winner Information Form and please email sklrship@uci.edu to set up an appointment.

Good Luck on Finals: SOP staff wishes you the best of luck on your finals! Study hard!


Scholarship Opportunities Program: F’16 Wk 10

November 29, 2016

*UPCOMING SCHOLARSHIPS*
Beinecke Scholarship – Funds up to $34,000 for graduate study in the arts, humanities, and social sciences. Due Date: January 9 at noon.

Donald Strauss Scholarship– Funds $10,000 for junior or senior service projects. Demonstrate commitment to public service and leadership. Due Date: January 23 at noon.

*All application materials are available on SOP website. Complete applications include 2-3 letter of recommendations, resume, personal statement, and official transcripts. Requirements differ for each award. Please visit http://scholars.uci.edu/ for more info. 

Fall 2016 Walk-in Hours: Thursdays 3:00-4:00 pm. Check in at front desk of Writing Center, 1st Floor Ayala Science Library.

Advising Appointments: If you would like to make a personalized appointment to learn more about prestigious scholarships, please read http://scholars.uci.edu/advising-appointments/. Complete the Prospective Scholarship Winner Information Form and please email sklrship@uci.edu to set up an appointment.


GFOA Scholarships

November 29, 2016

The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) of the United States and Canada, which serves government finance professionals is pleased to announce these scholarships for full and part time students. Make sure to check the eligibility requirements and criteria for each scholarship award.

  • Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship is a $9,000 award available to an upper-division undergraduate or graduate student enrolled in a course of study preparing for a career in state and local government finance. The deadline is February 10, 2017. The award will be announced on April 21, 2017.
  • Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship is a $9,000 (for each) award available to two graduate or undergraduate students enrolled in full-time study preparing for a career in state and local government finance. The deadline is February 10, 2017. The award will be announced on April 21, 2017.

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