Scholarship Detail

ASUC AAVP Rise Scholarship

Program Information

Deadline Month: April
Application Deadline Dates: TBA
Award Amount: $1,000
UCB Students Only
The Removing Impediments to Students' Education (RISE) Scholarship is offered to UC Berkeley students who have lost their federal aid eligibility due to Aid Elimination Provision by FAFSA. The RISE Scholarship promotes and encourages these students to continue pursuing their education and help support public access to education. Scholarships are awarded based on demonstrations of academic achievement, financial need, and community service.
Type: Undergraduate Study, Graduate Study
Application Available: Organization Website

Eligibility Requirements

Class Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate Student
Area of Study: Arts and Humanities, Business, Engineering and Computer Science, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Math, Natural Sciences, Public Service, Social and Behavioral Sciences
Application Form: Yes
Descriptors: Female, Minority, LGBT, Disabled
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen, Permanent Resident
Minimum GPA: 2.5
Other Requirements:
· Must be a registered UC Berkeley student in good standing · Maintain a UC GPA of 2.5 or above · Provide proof of ineligibility of financial aid · Perform at least 20 hours of community service

Submission Requirements

Application Form: Yes
Personal Essay: Yes

Further Information