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. Female students who are either a Junior (3rd year at Cal) or who is a Junior Transfer Student and matriculated for at least one full semester are eligible. A minimum of a 3.0 GPA is required and the student must be available to interview over Zoom in October 2020.

Applications for the 2020-2021 academic year are now open until October 4, 2020!

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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 2020 and Spring 2021
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Must be available to interview online in Late-October 2020
  • Submit application by deadline


Application Process

  1. Students apply online for The Mildred Jordan Sharp Scholarship Fall 2020
  2. Finalists interview with alumni for the award and are notified at the end of November 2020