This scholarship is awarded to students who are planning a career in international affairs and/or public/community service. Scholarship funds are to be used for the purpose of student research, service and international travel related to education and humanitarian service.

Award Amount: $1000


  • minimum 3.0 GPA
  • a two-page single-spaced personal statement that addresses how the scholarship would be used to support an international or domestic service experience
  • CV required
  • provide your name and UCI identification number on all documents
  • 2 UCI faculty recommendations required (send the following link to each one of the faculty that will recommend you:

Online Application: CLICK HERE

Deadline: April 5, 2020

Past Recipients

2019: An Nguyen (Political Science)

2018: Huitzijared ContrerasMiguel(International Studies, Political Sciences & History)

2017: Samantha Ku (Political Science)

2016: Lynn Liu (Social Policy & Public Service)

2015: Andrew Hallak (International Studies)

2014: Hakop (Jack) Azatyan (Sociology)

2013: Sasha Sabherwal (International Studies, Political Science and Women's Studies)

2012: Myles Brady

2011: Jane Chung

2010: Nancy Kim and Jennifer Sun

2009: Nathan Tumazi (Int Stud), Brenda Andalon(Soc Sci) and Krystal Le (Int Stud)

2008: Christina Tajalli and Rosa Noyola

2007: Xenia Tashlitsky, Shahrooz Shahandehpour and Vivian Kiss


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