University of California USA invites application for UG Merit Scholarships 2017

Applications are invited by the University of California, USA for UCLA Math Undergraduate Merit Scholarship for students who wish to pursue an undergraduate programs at UCLA Department of Mathematics for the session 2017

The Scholarship will be granted to an entering freshman (U.S. or international) who has an exceptional background and promise in mathematics


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Scholarship Details

Candidate will get a full reduction in amount of fees for room, board and tuition at UCLA. Scholarships in smaller amounts may also be awarded to outstanding candidates.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who are 12th grader and applying to UCLA for admission in fall of 2017 should have:

An outstanding academic record and standardized test scores

An evidence of exceptional background and promise in mathematics. Candidates should be placed in the top 25% in the U.S.A. Mathematics Olympiad (USAMO) or comparable (International Mathematics Olympiad level) performance on a similar national competition, or advanced (upper-division college level) coursework, or original research work in mathematics

Candidates must maintain satisfactory and timely academic progress towards their degree and remain in good academic standing

Candidates should have at least a 3.5 GPA in mathematics courses

Candidate must have an outstanding academic record and standardized test scores (TOEFL and SAT/ACT)

Candidate should declare a mathematics major upon admission and remain in the major pass the basic exam by the end of their third year of studies

Selection Criteria

Selection of candidates will be done on the basis of marks scored in their previous qualifying examination

Application Materials Required:

Submit the following items online at this website

Unofficial High School Transcript

Statement of Purpose

Two Reference Letters (to be submitted by the reference writers at this site

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Important Dates

Applicant must also submit the official UCLA admissions application by 30th November 2016