SOP advises undergraduate UCI candidates in applying for 17 prestigious, nationally or internationally-competitive merit scholarships. We assist students in selecting scholarships; advise students on application; provide advice and editorial suggestions all application materials
Apply for the Big 7 Scholarship Cycle!
Sophomores and Juniors:
Killam: Up to $10,000 for undergraduate study abroad at McGill University in Canada.
Strauss: $15,000 for original, year-long community service projects and undergraduate educational expenses.
Udall: $7,000 for undergraduate Native American tribe members pursuing tribal policy or healthcare, or aspiring citizen-scholars with interest in environmental issues.
Seniors and Alumni:
Carnegie Junior Fellows: Year-long prestigious research internship (approx. $39,500) at the Carnegie Endowment global think tank in Washington, D.C.
If you are interested in one‐on‐one advising for our 17 scholarships, you can book an appointment online. Our office is open Monday – Friday from 9:00 AM – 4:00 pm at the Center for Excellent in Writing & Communication, 193 Science Library.
Drop In Hours: Tuesdays 12:30-1:30pm, Wednesday 3-4pm, and Fridays 10-11am