BUMMP End Of Year Scholarship - Undergraduate Student

The BUMMP end-of-year scholarships are intended to support students from low-income backgrounds and/or are first-generation college students. One undergraduate and one master’s student will be selected for this award based on their academic achievements, their involvement in research, and their demonstrated commitment to enhancing diversity and inclusion within the UCSD community.


  • Must self-declare at least one of the following:
    First-generation college status
    Low-income background
  • Must be within a STEM field, preferably related to biology.
  • Must be an active BUMMP mentee
  • Currently working toward an Undergraduate Degree.
  • Any citizenship status

Key Dates

  • Application will open: Thursday, April 4, 2024
  • Application will be due: Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Extensions or exceptions to the application deadlines will not be granted under any circumstances. Applicants are encouraged to plan accordingly.

For more information about the BUMMP program, please visit bummp.ucsd.edu

If you have any questions about this opportunity, please reach out to BUMMP at bummp@ucsd.edu

Academic Year
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please indicate if you identify as the following: Select all that applyhttps://ucsd-research.academicworks.com/admin/opportunities/1032/questions#
  2. BUMMP - Personal Statement
  3. Explain what obstacles you have faced that have limited your ability to do research, participate in creative endeavors, or do community service projects. How will the BUMMP scholarship help to alleviate these obstacles?
  4. BUMMP - Leadership Statement
  5. BUMMP - Statement of Principles