Established in 1934, The Leadership Award is a one-year, merit-based scholarship that recognizes undergraduate students at UC Berkeley who demonstrate innovative, initiative-driven leadership impacting their academic, work, or community environments. Students compete for the scholarship every year, ensuring a diverse and dynamic annual cohort of leaders whose work is relevant and newly inspiring.
As a Leadership Award Scholar, how are you going to make your mark at UC Berkeley?
Applications for the 2017-2018 academic year are now open!
|2017-2018 academic year||Amount||Length|
Includes: first-year, second-year students
Includes: junior transfer, third-year, fourth-year, and fifth-year students
|Award amounts shown are for in-state and out-of-state/international residents|
|Incoming Junior Transfer||
|Current Cal Student||