University of California, Riverside

School of Public Policy


Scholarships for Undergraduate Public Policy Students 

Public Policy Scholarship
Awarded annually to qualified undergraduate students with a major in Public Policy. Applicants must have declared Public Policy as a major (not minor), should have an upper division/major GPA of 3.5 or better, and must have taken PBPL 001. There is a preference for students who have completed an internship (PBPL 198i), although this is not a requirement. For the 2016-2017 school year, a portion of the funds will go towards a student with an interest in international policy and/or the U.S. Foreign Service after graduation.

Western Municipal Water District Scholarship
The Western Municipal Water District Endowed Scholarship is awarded annually by the Dean of the School of Public Policy to continuing or transfer junior or senior students from western Riverside County who maintained a 3.0 GPA or higher preferred, but 2.7 accepted if circumstances are explained in student statement, with an interest in water issues. It is the donor's preference that the students have an interest in pursuing public service.

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General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Contact Information

School of Public Policy
Anil B. Deolalikar
Founding Dean
Professor of Economics

Student Affairs
Tel: (951) 827-2334

Dean’s Office
4133 CHASS Interdisciplinary South
Tel: (951) 827-5564

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