College Honors Scholarships

College Honors Scholarships will provide support for highly meritorious undergraduate students participating in Honors Programs in the UCLA College of Letters and Science. Selection will be based on high academic merit and achievement from among the most talented UCLA undergraduates. Most scholarships are awarded to students for one academic year, and range from $500 to $5,000. Applicants will be considered for all scholarships for which they meet eligibility, and will only need to fill out this Honors application. For a detailed listing of these scholarships, please review the Honors Scholarship Guide.

Award
$500 - $5,000 (varies)
Deadline
04/07/2021
Supplemental Questions
  1. Honors Prompt 2021
    • Please indicate which format you are submitting for the Honors prompt.
    • “It is under the greatest adversity that there exists the greatest potential for doing good, both for oneself and others.”— Dalai Lama. What good have you done this past year? And, through your efforts, how have you been changed? Feel free to respond to this question with either an essay (500 words maximum), with a 1-3 minute video, or with an infographic. If you choose to create an infographic or video, please upload a pdf with the link from youtube, vimeo, google drive, box, or any accessible domain of your choice. Please ensure that it is viewable to anyone with the link.
  2. Mentorship
    • Have you participated in any mentorship activities this year?
    • Please expand on the mentorship activities that you were involved in this year. If you answered 'no', please indicate 'not applicable'.
    • Please expand on the mentorship activities that you will be participating in. If you answered 'no', please indicate 'not applicable'.
    • Will you be participating in any mentorship in the near future?
  3. Career in publishing
    • Are you pursuing a career in publishing, communications, or media?
    • If you are pursuing a career in publishing, communications, or media, please briefly describe your interest and plans in the respective fields.
  4. Senior Thesis
    • 1. Will you be participating in a senior thesis (Dept honors) the following academic year?
    • 2. If you are pursuing a Senior Thesis, please upload a statement of endorsement (that includes the general thesis topic) on offiical letterhead from the professor (or departmental advisor) who will oversee the senior thesis.
  5. Career in Ministry
    • 1. Are you interested in a career in the ministry or an form of religious work?
    • 2. If you answered yes, please upload a statement verifying your commitment to a religious career (letter may be from a member of the clergy, rabbinate, or other similar group).