On behalf of the of the 93,000 members of the California Alumni Association,
I applaud your decision to apply to UC Berkeley and encourage you to now
take the time to apply for one of the most prestigious awards at the
The Alumni Leadership Scholarship gives out nearly one million dollars every
year to UC Berkeley undergraduates who have demonstrated leadership
abilities in their school, activities, jobs or community.
Applying for a UC Berkeley Alumni Leadership Scholarship is easy; in fact,
by applying to UC Berkeley, you've already done most of the work. For full
details on how to apply you can visit our website at
www.alumni.berkeley.edu/als or check the UC Application for Undergraduate
Admission and Scholarships.
All applications for the Alumni Leadership Scholarship must be RECEIVED by
February 14, 2004. If you have any questions regarding the Alumni
Leadership Scholarship, please email the Alumni Scholarships Office at
Best of luck in your collegiate endeavors!
Director, Alumni Scholarships
Please note: Your receipt of this email is in no way an indication of
acceptance to the UC system. This message has been sent to you regardless
of your admissions status or eligibility for the Alumni Leadership
Application Deadline: RECEIVED by February 14, 2004
What I need to do to get the scholarship: Write a description of up to three activities from the last four years in which you demonstrated significant leadership. Explain in detail what you did, what was accomplished and how your leadership made a difference. Submit your description on two pages maximum of white paper, preferably typed. At the top of each page, print your full legal name, social security number, birthdate, school name and College Board school code.
I suppose I could use it... problem is, do I want to take the bother if I don't know if I'll be accepted yet?