James Irvine California Scholarships

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Announcing the new USC Sol Price School of Public Policy James Irvine California Scholarships

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The University of Southern California Sol Price School of Public Policy announces the establishment of the James Irvine California Scholarships. The Price School is committed to providing access to higher education to California residents.  Criteria are listed below. 

Criteria and deadlines

  • Applicants must be permanent residents of the State of California.
  • Applicants must be entering students in the Fall 2024 semester to one of the following residence master’s degree programs:
    • Master of Health Administration
    • Master of Nonprofit Leadership and Management
    • Master of Public Administration
    • Master of Public Policy
    • Master of Science, Public Policy and Data Science
    • Master of Urban Planning
  • Applicants to progressive degrees, online degrees, and other Price degree programs are not eligible.
  • Applicants must submit completed applications for admission by the December 15, 2023 scholarship deadline.
  • Applicants who meet the above criteria and are offered admission to one of the programs listed above will be guaranteed a scholarship.  Award amounts will vary.
  • Awards will be renewed for a second year of graduate study assuming satisfactory academic progress towards one of the degree programs listed above. While full-time enrollment is not required, awards will only be renewed for a second year and may not be renewed for a third year.
  • Eligible applicants will receive notification of this scholarship with their admission letters in February.
  • Applicants are also encouraged to apply for additional Price School scholarships.