Scholarship Detail

Beinecke Scholarship

Program Information

Deadline Month: February
Application Deadline Dates: 02/17/2017
Award Amount: $34,000
The prestigious Beinecke Brothers Memorial Scholarship provides $34,000 to juniors planning to pursue graduate study in the arts, humanities, or social sciences. Recipients will receive $4,000 prior to entering graduate school and $15,000 per year for the first two years of graduate study. Students must apply as juniors.
Type: Undergraduate Study, Graduate Study
Application Available: Organization Website, Organization Address or Phone

Eligibility Requirements

Class Level: Junior
Area of Study: Arts and Humanities, Social and Behavioral Sciences
Application Form: Yes
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen
Minimum GPA: 3.5
Other Requirements:
Can also be U.S. national from American Samoa or the Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands. Able to demonstrate financial need.

Submission Requirements

Application Form: Yes
Transcripts: Yes
Transcript Description: All Colleges Attended
Letters of Rec: Yes
Letters of Rec Detail: 3
Letters of Rec Notes: Academic.
Resume: Yes
Personal Essay: Yes
Personal Essay Notes: 1000 words describing your background, interests, plans for graduate study and career goals.
Project Proposal: No
Financial Aid: Yes
Financial Aid Notes: Must have documented history of receiving need-based financial aid.
Institutional Endorsement: Yes
Institutional Endorsement Notes: A campus faculty committee will select one applicant to be UC Berkeley’s nominee for the Beinecke Scholarship.
Other Submission Requirements: No

Further Information

Mrs. Alicia Hayes
Scholarship Connection
5 Durant hall #2940
CA
ourscholarships@berkeley.edu
510-643-6929