BUMMP End Of Year Scholarship - Master's Students

The BUMMP end-of-year scholarships are intended to support low-income, first-generation college students, and students from groups underrepresented in graduate education. 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:
    URM, LGBTQ+ and/or disability status as defined by the NIH
    First-generation college status
    Low-income background
  • Must be within a STEM field, preferably related to biology.
  • Must be a BUMMP mentee
  • Currently working toward a Master’s degree
  • Any citizenship status

Key Dates

  • Application will open: Monday, February 27, 2023
  • Application will be due: Sunday, April 2, 2023

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 bummpucsd.org

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

Academic Year, Graduate Student
Supplemental Questions
  1. General Questions
    • Full Name
    • PID
    • UCSD email
    • UCSD GPA
    • Undergraduate GPA
    • Undergraduate Major
  2. Please indicate if you identify as the following: Select all that apply
  3. BUMMP - Personal Statement
  4. 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 program help to alleviate these obstacles?
  5. BUMMP - Leadership Statement
  6. BUMMP - Statement of Principles
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