Scholarships ensure that we continue to enroll and retain a student body that is talented, ambitious, competitive, inclusive, and reflective of California’s diversity. Philanthropic support for scholarships builds opportunity and excellence across our campus, across our state, and around the world.
The Latinx/Chicanx Academic Excellence Initiative advances UC San Diego’s goal for a more socially just and equitable campus. It was created to benefit all students, either directly through service provision or indirectly through campus diversification.
The Black Academic Excellence Initiative helps attract and retain outstanding Black students, faculty and staff. Your gift supports diversity of thought and ideas that enrich and improve the campus experience for all students, faculty and staff.
UC San Diego combines clinical training with research training from renowned partner institutions to prepare future physician-scientists. Your gift provides scholarship support to School of Medicine students pursuing a dual MD/PhD degree.
The School of Medicine trains top aspiring physicians in a research-intensive program committed to staying at the forefront of the dynamic field of medicine. Your support helps tomorrow’s medical leaders reinvent the future of care through student clinics and programs.
Chancellor’s Scholarships ensure that students with outstanding academic merit and demonstrated need can choose UC San Diego. Your gift enables access to a world-class education as well as mentoring and leadership development opportunities for these talented students.
The Chancellor’s Research Scholarship Fund provides valuable resources to students working on discoveries ranging from cures for cancer to important social breakthroughs. Your support provides opportunities for students of the highest academic merit and those with financial need to focus on wave-making work with leading researchers
Each year, more than 600 Triton student-athletes excel in the classroom and in competition, gaining valuable leadership experiences that will serve them throughout their lives. Your gift supports a variety of needs such as scholarships, team travel, training and equipment needs that, together, contribute to our 23 intercollegiate teams’ success.