University of California, Riverside

UC Riverside Foundation Scholarships, Fellowships & Awards

Ross Scholarship in English

Ross Scholarship in English


English D01018


Graduate or Undergraduate Student Support

History and Purpose:

This fund was established in 1992 with $500 as a cornerstone to support black undergraduate/graduate students in English within 60 units of graduation. Acknowledgement from Foundation shall be in writing to accountant no later than 30 days from receipt of scholarship funds each year. Awards decided by a committee of professors and the Head of Circulation Services, Rivera Library.

Selection and Guidelines:

The minimum criteria is a 2.7 GPA for undergrads, 3.50 GPA for graduates. Applications will include grades, personal essay and interview. Announcement of award will be made at English Department. function in spring.

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Sharon Shanahan
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University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Office of Development
1955 Chicago Avenue, Ste. 200, Riverside, CA 92507

Roberta Albert
Assistant Director for Stewardship and Donor Relations
Tel: (951) 827-5247

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