Achievement and Research Awards:

  • Astin Civic Engagement Scholars Research Program
    Open to current juniors who want to conduct research on social issues in the Los Angeles region (Deadline: February 19, 2016)

  • ​​Beinecke Scholarship
    $34,000 for juniors interested in graduate study in the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (Deadline January 19, 2016)

  • Udall Scholarship
    Up to $7000 for sophomores and juniors interested in leadership, public service, and commitment to issues related to American Indian nations or to the environment (Deadline February 2, 2016)

  • Donald A. Strauss Public Service Scholarship
    $10,000 for sophomore and juniors interested in careers in public service (Deadline February 2, 2016)

  • Truman Scholarship
    $30,000 for juniors interested in government or public service (Deadline: January 6, 2016)

  • Whitcome Summer Research Fellowship
    ​$3,000 for biological or biochemical research during the summer (Deadline: May)

  • Alumni Scholarships
    ​For new and continuing students

  • Joseph Helfgot Memorial Scholarship
    $2,500 based on GPA and financial need (Deadline: May)
    Application [PDF]

  • COHEAO Scholarship
    $1,000 based on GPA (Deadline: March)

  • Hispanic Scholarship Fund 
    Funds range from $1,500-$10,000

  • UCLA Financial Aid Scholarship 

  • Rhodes Scholarships
    Tuition for 2-3 years at Oxford and £720/month (Deadline: October)

  • Undergraduate Research Scholars Program (URSP) Life Sciences

  • UCLA Center for the Study of Women
    Based on community involvement and/or research related to women's issues

Research Opportunities:


$300 to $2,500

PSI CHI Research Awards & Grants:

Summer Opportunities: