UC Scholarships

 

The UC Berkeley Graduate Fellowships Office provides several university scholarships for graduate students. Most are awarded based on the student’s financial need as reflected on the FAFSA form.

 

Falik Family Real Estate Fellowship

Provided by the generosity of Bill Falik, a real estate fellowship of $10,000 will be awarded to two exceptional students who have demonstrated a passion for real estate and have exhibited significant leadership and entrepreneurial qualities during their graduate studies. One graduating student and one continuing student will be selected from the following graduate degree programs: Haas School of Business (Full Time and Evening-Weekend MBA), Boalt Law School, and the UC Berkeley College of Environmental Design. Applicants must submit a Personal Statement, Resume, and Letter of Recommendation from either a UC Berkeley faculty member or a professional reference. 

  • Deadlines: February 7, 2017
  • Award: A fellowship of $10,000
  •  Contact:
    Haas Financial Aid Office
    The Falik Family Real Estate Fellowship Selection Committee
    546 Student Services Building
    Berkeley, CA 94720-7072
  • Email: finaid@haas.berkeley.edu
  • Application Link: https://goo.gl/04f64O

 

Graduate Opportunity Fellowship (GOP)

The Graduate Opportunity Program Master’s Fellowship is an award for US citizens, permanent residents, and AB 540 applicants who are entering a terminal master’s or professional degree program.  The funding support consists of a $10,000 stipend ($5,000 per semester) and in-state graduate fees for one academic year. Recipients may have shown academic achievement despite challenges such as social, economic or educational obstacles  and demonstrate financial need as evidenced by the FAFSA. Nomination is required.

If selected for the GDP (Graduate Diversity Program) Scholarship, you will be nominated for the GOP fellowship.

  • To Apply: Submit Berkeley Law J.D. admissions application and supplemental essay. Submit the FAFSA no later than March 2. Click here for more information.
  • Award: Up to tuition and fees and a $10,000 stipend the first year.
  • Contact: Berkeley Law Financial Aid Office
  • Email: financial-aid-law@berkeley.edu.

 

Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fellowship

Liebmann Fellowships are awarded “to attract and support students with outstanding character and ability who hold promise for achievement and distinction in their chosen fields of study.” Candidates must be U.S. citizens with outstanding undergraduate records and demonstrated need for financial assistance. Eligible students include not only those in the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences, but also those in professional programs like law, medicine, engineering, and architecture. This fellowship provides fees and tuition as well as a $18,000 annual living stipend, and is renewable for up to three years of total support.

 

Graduate Fellowships and Awards