Ernest S. and Bettine Kuh Scholarship

Former Chancellor Steve Kang along with his wife, Mia, established the Ernest S.and Bettine Kuh Scholarship to express their gratitude to two remarkable individuals who provided them with encouragement and inspiration while they were at UC Berkeley. This scholarship will enable deserving freshman students in UC Merced to pursue their dream of higher education.

Eligibility Criteria: Student eligibility is automatically determined based on your UC Admissions Application. Awarded to incoming freshman showing high academic excellence with an entry GPA of 3.50 or higher. Must have a FAFSA or Dream Act Application completed by March 2nd of award year. Must maintain full time enrollment for both fall and spring terms.

Incoming Freshman