University of California, Riverside

UC Riverside Foundation Scholarships, Fellowships & Awards



The Osher Re-Entry Scholarship Endowment


The Osher Re-Entry Scholarship Endowment

Department:

Financial Aid

Purpose:

Undergraduate Student Support

Selection and Guidelines:



The Osher program provides scholarships to non-traditional students (no fewer than 10) who:

Have experienced a cumulative gap in their education of five or more years
Are at the UG level and pursuing their first baccalaureate degree
Anticipate participation in the workforce for a significant period of time subsequent to graduation and are ideally between the ages of 25-50
Demonstrate financial need, not necessarily on their FASFA
Show academic promise and a commitment to obtaining their degree.

Students can be either FT or PT. No single scholarship shall exceed $5,000. Grant is NOT for graduate students or students seeking an additional degree. It's not intended for students who are exclusively enrolled in online courses or for international students who are visiting the U.S. with the intention of returning to their countries of origin after graduation. Scholarship awards must be applied to student tuition fees exclusively and NOT used for books, lab fees, child care services or transportation costs.

New and continuning undergraduate students who may meet the criteria are sent an application to submit to the Financial Aid Office for consideration.

 Request for Information:

Contact the Financial Aid Office at finaid@ucr.edu
or click onto Request Scholarship Information.
Request Scholarship Information


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
E-mail: roberta.albert@ucr.edu

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