Student Scholarships

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UC Santa Barbara Alumni empowers students to reach their academic goals by awarding numerous annual scholarships in recognition of achievement and potential. We have awarded $92,300 to new and continuing students for 2018-19 academic year.

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UC Santa Barbara Alumni Scholarship Fund 

Provides $2,000 scholarships to current UCSB students that demonstrate a high level of academic merit and have financial need.  

Scholarships are awarded through the Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships.

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Buchanan Award

Awards $500 each year to a graduating senior majoring in History.

For more information, contact the History Department.

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Cheadle Award

Provides $500 to an outstanding student who shares Dr. Cheadle's enthusiasm and passion for research and scholarship.

For more information, contact the Cheadle Center For Biodiversity and Ecological Restoration.

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Donate to the Alumni Scholarship Program, please visit our Give Back section or go directly to our secure online giving form.