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Scholarships

Scholarship Spotlight

  • Re-Entry Scholarship

    The Re-Entry Scholarships provide scholarship aid to non-traditional students who meet the following criteria:

    • Student has experienced a cumulative gap in their education of five or more years
    • Are an undergraduate and pursuing their first baccalaureate degree
    • Anticipate participation in the workforce for a significant period of time subsequent to graduation and are ideally between the ages of 25-50
    • Demonstrate financial need
    • Show academic promise and a commitment to obtaining their degree

    Students can be either FT or PT. No single scholarship shall exceed $5,000. Scholarship is NOT available for graduate students. It is not intended for students who are exclusively enrolled in online courses or for international students who are visiting the U.S. with the intention of returning to their countries of origin after graduation. Scholarship awards must be applied to student tuition fees exclusively and NOT used for books, lab fees, child care services or transportation costs.

    Please note: Students receiving Cal Grant are not eligible for the Re-Entry Scholarship.

    Re-Entry Scholarship Form >

  • Continuing Student Scholarship

    Continuing Student Scholarship

    The 2022-23 Continuing Student Scholarship is now available for you to apply for scholarship assistance. You may apply for multiple scholarships with one application and scholarship essay.

    • The deadline for the application is 11:59PM on August 1st, 2022.
    • When working on your essay be sure to keep the following in mind:
    • Describe your educational objectives and career goals
    • Include reasons for your choice of major and note academic accomplishments you have realized thus far
    • Indicate your involvement in extracurricular activities, and voluntary campus/community service or leadership activities
    • Include any unusual circumstances or hardships, either academic or personal, that may have influenced or affected your ability to attend college
    • 2022-23 scholarship selections will be made based on the criteria of the donors.  Award amounts may vary from $100 to $5,000. You will be notified by e-mail if you are selected as a scholarship winner.

    Continuing Student Scholarship Form >

  • 2022 / 2023 Agatha Baxter Scholarship

    2022 / 2023 Agatha Baxter Scholarship

    The Agatha Baxter Fund provides scholarships to needy students of high scholastic standing who are either enrolled in or have been granted admission to institutions of higher education located in Riverside County.  The following criteria will be utilized when selecting Baxter scholarship recipients:

    1. Recipients must be permanent residents of Riverside or San Bernardino Counties.
    2. Recipients must demonstrate financial need. Students who have an Estimated Family Contribution of zero (0) and need additional financial aid will be given priority.
    3. Recipients must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. Students with financial need and the highest GPA will be given priority.
    4. Full time students who meet the above criteria will be given priority.

    Deadline to apply for scholarship is 5PM on 09/01/2022

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Federal School Code: 001316

 

External Scholarship Checks

Outside Scholarship Check reminder:

Please have checks payable to UC Regents and mail to:

UCR Main Cashiers Office
900 University Ave. 
Student Services Bldg.  Room 1111
Riverside, CA 92521