The Mildred Jordan Sharp Scholarship

The Mildred Jordan Sharp Scholarship is a one-year, merit-based award that recognizes female juniors at UC Berkeley who have demonstrated leadership, service, academics, and personal development in pursuit of a specific future goal or career.

Applications for the 2017-2018 academic year are now closed!

Award Amount

Award Recipient Amount Length
Junior $750–3,000, with an average of 4 women awarded 1 time award

Eligibility Requirements

Student Status Requirements
  • Female of Junior Standing
  • Registration and enrollment as UC Berkeley undergraduate student in at least the minimum number of units approved by major college or school for fall 2017 and/or spring 2018
  • Must have matriculated at UC Berkeley for at least one full semester
  • Must have a minumum 3.0 GPA
  • Must be available to interview in-person on campus in November 2017
  • Submit application by 11:59pm on October 15, 2017


Application Process

  1. Students apply online for The Mildred Jordan Sharp Scholarship
  2. Finalists interview with alumni for the award and are notified at the end of November 2017