New Leader Scholarship

  • Scholarship Intent: The scholarship is especially designed to provide aid to students who come from financially and educationally disadvantaged backgrounds and demonstrate leadership capacities.
  • Criteria:
    1) Must have attended eligible school for one academic year or more, with 24 units that were attained at the present university.
    2) Eligible schools: CSU East Bay, SFSU, SJSU, Sonoma State University, UC Berkeley.
    3) Graduate students who were prior New Leader Scholarship recipient at the undergraduate level.
    4) Financial need.
    5) Renewable.
    6) Consideration will be given to students with a GPA of 3.2-3.49 with special circumstances.
  • Major: Multiple: Social Science, Health and Human Services, Public interest law, Public Service,
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Upper Division(Junior/Senior); Grad: Any
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: FULL-TIME; Grad: HALF-TIME
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a Requirement
  • Citizenship: Any
  • GPA: HS GPA: N/A; Undergrad GPA: 3.5; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: 10000 Degrees
  • Contact Person title:
  • Street Address: 1650 Los Gamos Drive, Suite 110 San Rafael, California 94903
  • Phone Number: (415)451-4002
  • Extension:
  • Email:
  • Number of Awards: varies
  • Deadline: March 10, 2019

Up to $8,000