College of Science Scholarship

The College of Science Scholarship provides scholarships and awards for undergraduate students in the College of Science. To qualify for this opportunity, applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Be an undergraduate student with a declared major within the College of Science
  • Have a cummulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Demonstrate financial need by thoroughly answering the Financial Need Statement question
  • Demonstrate high achievement in science by submitting a supplemental statement that highlights those achievements and/or describes one or more high-quality project/s or poster presentation/s
  • Submit two letters of recommendation

For questions regarding this scholarship and its criteria, please contact Jaime Maldonado in the College of Science Office in SC N137, by phone 510-885-3441 or email

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please submit a supplement statement that demonstrates your high achievement in science by highlighting those achievements and/or describe one or more high-quality project/s or poster presentation/s.
  2. You may upload any further documentation or evidence of your projects or presentations here (Optional).
  3. Request and/or upload a total of TWO letters of recommendation.
    • Request letter of recommendation via email (or choose an existing reference)
    • Upload a letter of recommendation (or choose an existing uploaded letter of recommendation)
  4. Using the submission methods above, I confirm I have uploaded and/or provided a total of TWO letters of recommendation.
  5. Please explain your financial need here, and be sure to talk about how this scholarship will help with the cost of your education: