University of California, Riverside

Sher-Right Scholarship

The Sher-Right Scholarship was made possible by an anonymous donation from a UCR alumnus and is available to continuing students who are entering their junior or senior year at UCR. Three $4,000 scholarships will be awarded. Only students who were previous UCR Alumni Association Freshman Scholars may apply.

Criteria for Selection

  • Former UCR Alumni Association Freshman Scholarship recipient. Only former recipients are eligible. 
  • Student entering junior or senior year at UCR and attending all three quarters of 2017-2018
  • 3.5 GPA or higher
  • Financial need
  • Please attach a current resume (no more than one single-sided page) that outlines extracurricular activities and leadership roles


Number of Scholarships: 3
Amount of Scholarship: $4,000


Qualifying applicants will be sent the link to apply directly on Monday, January 9, 2017.
Applications must be received by the UCR Alumni Association no later than 4:30 p.m. on Monday, February 6, 2017. Late applications will not be considered.