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Our Best Answer - What scholarships are available?


UCSB offers many institutional scholarships to eligible students. To be considered, students must file the FAFSA or CA Dream Application. Scholarship award decisions are based on UCSB GPA and financial need. The exact criteria will vary from year to year, depending on the availability of funds.

The Regents Scholarship is a prestigious award for incoming undergraduatesof outstanding academic acheivement and promise. 

The Community Financial Fund is distributed through Associated Students. It is open to the entire undergraduate student body and provides students experiencing financial difficulties to have another financial resource on campus.

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