Myrtle Hickey De Luce Memorial Scholarship Fund

The Myrtle Hickey De Luce Memorial Scholarship Fund, with preference to graduates of Lincoln, Belmont and John Marshall High Schools who are involved in at least one extracurricular activity at UCLA or in Los Angeles, was established in 1999 to provide undergraduate scholarships in the College of Letters and Science.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate (entering or continuing) in the College of Letters and Science.
  • Candidates should be involved in at least one extracurricular activity at UCLA or in the community.
  • Consideration should be given to students who graduated from high schools in the Los Angeles area, particularly Lincoln, Belmont, & John Marshall.
  • Must submit the FAFSA and have financial need

Award
Minimum $2,000 -- not automatically renewable, must re-apply; notification by August 31
Deadline
06/30/2021
Supplemental Questions
  1. Extracurricular Involvement
    • Are you currently involved in at least one extracurricular activity in the greater Los Angeles community and/or at UCLA?
    • If yes, please list the activity or activities along with your position
  2. What did you learn from your experience at Lincoln, Belmont, John Marshall or another LAUSD high school and how would this scholarship help you at UCLA, especially with regard to your current and/or potential UCLA extracurricular involvements? How does that involvement relate to your goals beyond UCLA?
  3. LETTER OF REFERENCE: Please provide the name and email of an instructor, counselor or administrator who will provide a letter of reference on your behalf. Be sure to obtain permission from your recommender before submitting their name and email address. Your recommender will automatically receive a link prompting them to upload the recommendation via the UCLA Scholarship Portal. It is critical that the recommender meet the deadline or the portal will close and your application will be considered incomplete. NOTE: IF YOU ENCOUNTER DIFFICULTIES SECURING A LETTER OF RECOMMENDATION DUE TO THE PANDEMIC, please contact Mac Harris (Student Affairs Officer for the UCLA Scholarship Resource Center) at mharris@college.ucla.edu.