The Mildred Jordan Sharp Scholarship

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

$750 to $3,000
Supplemental Questions
  1. PAUSE! Before you get any further, please confirm your gender and student status. The Mildred Jordan Sharp Scholarship recognizes women who are in their Junior year at UC Berkeley. I confirm that I am a female student who is either a Junior (3rd year at Cal) or who is a Junior Transfer Student who has matriculated for at least one full semester.
  2. I confirm that I have at least a 3.0 GPA
  3. What is your major?
  4. Follow directions carefully. Please describe up to three activities that best highlight your involvement in your academic, work, or community environments during your undergraduate career. 1. Name of Activity:
  5. Activity 1 Role:
  6. Activity 1 Description:
  7. Activity 1 Hours per week:
  8. Activity 1 Weeks per year:
  9. Activity 1 Years participated
  10. Activity 2 Name of Activity:
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  15. Activity 2 Years Participated:
  16. Activity 3 Name of Activity:
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  22. Follow the directions carefully. Essay 1: Please describe your short and long-term goals. Aside from removing some financial burden to your everyday life, how will support from the Mildred Jordan Sharp Scholarship help you achieve these goals? Please be specific.
  23. Essay 2: Thinking about one of the activities you described in your application, please elaborate on what you learned about being a leader, the impact you had on your community, and what you hope to improve upon going forward. How did your leadership role contribute to your personal development?
  24. I hereby confirm and certify that the all of the information above is accurate and truthful to the best of my knowledge and written and submitted by me. I certify that I meet all eligibility requirements as specified on this application. I release this information to the Cal Alumni Association and its staff and volunteers for the purposes of evaluating my scholarship application. I understand that some of the biographical information included in my application may be released to the donor(s) of my alumni scholarship. I understand that the information given may be investigated and that any false representation and/or evidence of plagiarism is sufficient cause for rejection of this application or forfeiture of all awarded funds. I also give permission to the UC Berkeley Office of Undergraduate Admissions and the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships to release any and all information included in my Application for Undergraduate Admission and Scholarships to the Cal Alumni Association, provided that such information is used for the purpose of evaluating my application for the Alumni Scholars Program. If selected as a scholarship recipient, I authorize the Cal Alumni Association to share or publish my biography and picture for promotional and fundraising purposes.
    • 1. Electronic Signature (Full Name)
    • 2. Today's Date
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