Eugene I. Pearl Memorial Scholarship

*Students will apply in the Spring, but scholarships will have 2 distribution times for 2 awardees – and 1 for Spring 2018 and 1 for Fall 2019 *

  • Awarding Department: PACE/Public Administration Program
  • Scholarship Intent: To support the purchase of textbooks by students pursuing the Master’s Degree in Public Administration (MPA), with an emphasis on urban administration.
  • Criteria:
    1) Public Administration graduate MPA student (new or continuing).
    2) Completed 20 or fewer units by the end of the current Spring semester.
    3) Be enrolled in the Fall semester for the Fall awardee or in the Spring semester for the Spring awardee.
    4) Submit receipts for textbook purchases.
  • Major: Single: Public Administration with emphasis on Urban Administration
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Graduating Senior; Grad: Masters
  • Enrollment Status: Entering and Continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: N/A; Grad: 3 UNITS
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a Requirement
  • Citizenship: Any
  • GPA: HS GPA: N/A; Undergrad GPA: 3.0; Grad GPA: 3.5
  • Contact Person: School of Public Affairs and Civic Engagement
  • Campus Address: HSS 210
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway Avenue
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-1149
  • Email:
  • Web page:
  • Number of Awards: 1 per semester

Public Affairs and Civic Engagement (PACE)
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please submit a short cover letter describing 1) your community involvement, and 2) your career interests in the nonprofit sector, local government, or the public sector in general.
  2. Please upload current unofficial transcripts of your MPA coursework if you have completed at least one semester, OR unofficial transcripts of your last degree earned at any college/university if this is your first semester in the MPA program.
  3. Please upload your current resume
  4. Will you be enrolled at least half-time (4 units graduate or 6 units undergraduate) in the following semester?