2022 Straus Scholarship Informational Webinar October 19th at 4:00 pm

Tuesday, October 19th at 4pm PDT join us for an informational webinar about the 2022 Strauss Scholarship ($15,000) hosted by the Strauss Foundation. Below is more info about the scholarship.

Donald A. Strauss Scholarship
The Donald A. Strauss Scholarship Foundation allows students to pursue a public service project during their junior or senior year. The scholarship provides $15,000 for expenses of the public service project and for some tuition, fees, books, room and board. The Foundation will award scholarships to full-time students who have:

  • Demonstrated an interest in public service
  • Outstanding leadership potential
  • Developed and can demonstrate effective communication skills
  • The desire to "make a difference” in local, regional, national or international communities
  • One or two years remaining until graduation
  • A GPA in the upper 1/3 of their class
  • Submitted an innovative, original, public service proposal
More information can be found on the Strauss Foundation website: https://www.straussfoundation.org.  
Visit the Strauss Foundation FaceBook account here. To read about UCSC's Strauss Scholarship winner from last year - Alyssa Marie Tamboura, click here.
Applications will open again in early February 2022. If you have questions about the application process, please email ur_hnrs@ucsc.edu.
Register for the webinar here.