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Chancellor’s Scholarship and Fellowship Challenge

At UC San Diego, our students are anything but ordinary. And we are committed to ensuring the next generation of changemakers has access to an education that will empower them to transform our world. Our Student Support and Success efforts are a critical campaign priority, and ongoing support for a broad range of scholarships and fellowships ensure that we continue to attract and retain a student community that is talented, ambitious, curious, inclusive and reflective of California’s diversity.

The Chancellor’s Scholarship and Fellowship Challenge, announced in February 2021 by Chancellor Pradeep K. Khosla, provides a $1 match per $2 of gift up to $5,000,000 for eligible gifts to undergraduate scholarships, graduate fellowships, and health-related professional school scholarships through the close of the Campaign for UC San Diego on June 30, 2022.

Your gift to scholarships empowers top students with the financial resources to build the skills, knowledge and expertise they need to change the world. Give Now

 

Your investment helps our graduate students advance in their academic disciplines, preparing them for long-term career success.
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Your support for UC San Diego School of Medicine scholarships helps train top aspiring physicians through our hands-on, research-intensive program.Give Now

 

Your support for public health scholarships empowers the next generation of changemakers to create and promote healthier populations on a local, national and global scale.
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Your gift to support scholarships ensures our students are prepared for the shifting roles of clinical and research pharmacologists.
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Your support can make a bigger difference now thanks to several complementary challenge matches that will increase the impact of gifts to support scholarships and fellowships.

The Chancellor’s Scholarship and Fellowship Challenge also applies to certain endowed and current use gifts to support named undergraduate scholarships, graduate fellowships, and health-related scholarships. Eligible gifts to Chancellor’s Associates Scholarships may also take advantage of additional matching funds thanks to the Karen and Jeff Silberman Chancellor’s Associates Inspiration Challenge II and the Timmons/Sandstrom Chancellor’s Associates Endowment Challenge.

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Together with your support of scholarships and fellowships, we can help launch the dreams of UC San Diego’s up-and-coming young leaders as they pursue nonconventional solutions to our world’s most challenging problems.

Eligible gifts to Chancellor’s Associates Scholarships may also take advantage of additional matching funds. For more information about making a match-eligible gift to Chancellor’s Associates, endowed funds or current use funds, please contact us at campaign@ucsd.edu.