University of California, Riverside

UC Riverside Foundation Scholarships, Fellowships & Awards

Brian Leggett Scholarship Fund

Brian Leggett Scholarship Fund


SOM Gifts, End, Scholarship D02008


Graduate Student Support

History and Purpose:

Brian Leggett graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in film studies in 2007. Brian was known for his deep love of his family and friends. He was a bright light in many people's lives. A creative and spiritual individual, Brian was particularly sensitive to those who felt marginalized in their academic journey. This fund shall provide student scholarships in the UCR School of Medicine.

Selection and Guidelines:

The award shall be made annually with oversight by the Dean of the School of Medicine. Preference will be given to candidates who most closely align with the following criteria:
- Awarded to recipients based upon financial need to incoming UCR School of Medicine students.
- Awarded to students pursuing a Doctor of medicine (M.D.) degree.
- Awarded to students from the Coachella Valley or Inland Empire.
- Awarded to students whose earnest intent is to return and practice primary care medicine in the Coachella Valley area.

 Request for Information:

The scholarship is not awarded at this time

More Information 

General Campus Information

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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