Scholarship Detail

New Leader Scholarship

Program Information

Deadline Month: March
Application Deadline Dates: TBA
Award Amount: $8,000
The NEW LEADERScholarships assist students with high academic achievement and financial need who are majoring in either the social sciences, human services, health-related fields, or public service. Students who come from financially and educationally disadvantaged backgrounds, including women, immigrants, and students of color, are especially encouraged to apply. Previous recipients of the Scholarships are encouraged to apply to assist in graduate school funding. Additionally, the foundation will pay for graduate school application fees and entrance examinations (i.e. GRE, MCAT, LSAT etc.)
Type: Undergraduate Study
Application Available: Organization Website

Eligibility Requirements

Class Level: Junior, Senior, Graduate Student
Area of Study: Natural Sciences, Public Service, Social and Behavioral Sciences
Application Form: Yes
Minimum GPA: 3.5
Other Requirements:
Applicants must have at least 60 units, 30 of which were attained at UC Berkeley.

Submission Requirements

Application Form: Yes
Transcripts: Yes
Transcript Description: All Colleges Attended
Letters of Rec: Yes
Letters of Rec Detail: 2
Resume: No
Personal Essay: Yes
Personal Essay Notes: 700-word autobiography
Project Proposal: No
Financial Aid: Yes
Institutional Endorsement: No
Other Submission Requirements: No

Further Information

Goldman Family Fund c/o Marin Education Fund
781 Lincoln Ave Suite 140
CA , 94 901