Gateway Scholarship Program

The Gateway Scholarship fund was established by an anonymous foundation to provide scholarships to graduates from one of the three High Schools located in Merced who attend UC Merced.

Eligibility Criteria: Student eligibility is automatically determined based on your UC Admissions Application. Awarded to incoming freshman who graduate from High School in Merced and will attend UC Merced. Must have a FAFSA or Dream Act Application completed by March 2nd of the award year and demonstrate financial need. Must have an entering GPA of 3.00 or higher. Must maintain full time enrollment for both the fall and spring terms. This is a multi-year scholarship renewable up to 4 years upon meeting renewal criteria.

Incoming Freshman