John C. "Jack" Pjerrou Scholarship

This scholarship was created by Lindsay Ann Desrochers, who wished to honor her brother by providing financial support to UC Merced students from the San Joaquin Valley with an interest in social or behavioral science.

Eligibility Criteria: Must complete the Continuing Student Scholarship Application by March 2nd. Must be an undergraduate student with a major in the School of Social Sciences, Humanities & Arts and from one of the counties that comprise the San Joaquin Valley; Fresno, Kern, Kings, Madera, Merced, Stanislaus or Tulare. Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.00 or higher and demonstrate financial need. Must complete a FAFSA or Dream Act Application by March 2nd of award year. Must maintain full time enrollment for both fall and spring terms.