African and African American Alumni Association (5A) Award and Membership Award

The African and African American Alumni Association (5A) is a chapter within the Cal Aggie Alumni Association (CAAA) that through giving, mentorship and volunteerism, helps UC Davis students. In 2016, the 5A Award was created to help students pay their way through college and to assist in enhancing their UC Davis experience. In addition, 5A annually awards a CAAA lifetime membership to a graduating student. Please see the separate applications below.

5A Scholarship

Awarded to a currently enrolled full-time student. Students have the opportunity to win a $1,000 award. Students will be recognized and presented with their award at the 5A Jazz Social on May 19, 2018.

Criteria

Before submitting an application, please review the following criteria to ensure that you are eligible to apply for this scholarship:

  • Applicants must be a currently enrolled student with a minimum of 36 units completed and a minimum of 2.5 UC GPA.
  • Applicants must be a U.S. citizen/permanent resident (*USC/LPR or AB 540 eligible)
  • Applicants must demonstrate leadership in extracurricular activities, community activities, employment or personal situations.

Apply

Applications are not currently available. Please check back later in 2018.

5A Membership Award

Awarded to a graduating senior who has demonstrated leadership within the African American and African Community. The award recipient will receive a lifetime membership (valued at over $425) to the Cal Aggie Alumni Association.

Criteria

Before submitting an application, please review the following criteria to ensure that you are eligible to apply for this scholarship:

  • Must be a graduating senior.
  • Applicant demonstrates leadership in extra-curricular activities, community activity and/or employment.
  • Applicants must be a U.S. citizen/permanent resident (*USC/LPR or AB 540 eligible)

Apply

The 5A Membership deadline for 2017 has passed. More information for the 2018 application will be available in April 2018. 

Additional Information

For questions related to this scholarship, contact scholarships@alumni.ucdavis.edu.