Nancy Diane Orford Endowed Scholarship Fund

The Nancy Diane Orford Endowed Scholarship Fund, with preference primarily to current or entering transfer UCLA College students diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, and secondarily to students with other disabilities, was established in 1993. Students must be in good academic standing and have demonstrated financial need via the FAFSA. Preference will also be given to those who demonstrate a strong commitment to service activities and/or the community.

Award
Minimum $2,000 -- not renewable; notification by August 31
Deadline
06/30/2021
Supplemental Questions
  1. Cystic Fibrosis and Disability
    • Have you been diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis?
    • If not, have you been diagnosed with a different disability?
    • If you have been diagnosed with a disability, please briefly identify and explain it.
    • If you have been diagnosed with a disability, would you consider it more appropriate to categorize that disability as a physical disability or a mental disability?
  2. Are you currently an undergraduate student or an entering transfer student?
  3. What challenges has disability presented for you and how have you managed to overcome obstacles related to disability? How have service activities and/or your community helped shape your goals at UCLA and how will this scholarship help you achieve those goals?
  4. Service Activities
    • Do you have a strong commitment to service activities and/or the community?
    • If yes, please briefly explain that commitment and your most relevant experiences in that regard.
  5. Have you filed the FAFSA or Dream Act Application?
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