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Fudge Family Scholarship

Application Deadline: Monday, March 26, 2018 11:59 PM

Award Notification: May 2018

Award Amount: Up to $5,000

Application Submission Process: Submit an on-line scholarship application which will be available Monday, January 15, 2018 on "My Aid".

The Fudge Family Foundation has established a limited-time scholarship opportunity for Social Ecology students who have a strong academic record and who have established financial need because they are self-supporting or have other personal hardships that would make it difficult for them to complete their studies without this assistance. Fudge Family Scholars will have demonstrated a strong work ethic and self-motivation.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate student
  • Full-time enrollment
  • Must be U.S. Citizens or Permanent Residents
  • Currently a Junior or Senior level student
  • A major within the School of Social Ecology (at the time of the application and must remain a Social Ecology major throughout duration of the award.)
  • Minimum 3.3 cumulative GPA
  • An essay that addresses scholastic achievement, work ethic, and self-motivation.
  • Separately provide at least one letter of recommendation (at least one should be from faculty in the School of Social Ecology) to the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships by the application deadline, Monday, March 26, 2018.
  • Demonstrate Financial need as determined by the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships

If you have any questions, please email us at


Hours: 10am-5pm Monday to Friday
102 Aldrich Hall, Irvine, CA 92697-2825
Tel: (949) 824-8262
Fax: (949) 824-4876 (fax)

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