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Magnificent Obsession Perpetual Scholarship

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

Award Notification: May 2018

Award Amount: Varies depending on funding ability

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

The Scholarship was established in the spirit of the film, "The Magnificent Obsession" and its theme of paying back to society. The movie's message encouraged everyone to repay good deeds at least twofold. In this way we do our part to make the world a better place. This scholarship is to benefit financially needy students. The recipients shall agree to return the scholarship support at such a time in the future as their means allow.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate student
  • All majors
  • Financial need as determined by the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA

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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The State of California requires that you be told the following:
Federal student loans are available to most students regardless of income and provide a range of repayment options including income-based repayment plans and loan forgiveness benefits, which other education loans are not required to provide.