University of California, San Francisco

Support for Students

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Scholarships ensure that the highest quality health science education remains accessible to the next generation of students regardless of financial means.

Educational Fundraising Initiative
Case for Support (PDF)

To learn more about supporting or establishing a scholarship at UCSF contact:

Justin Marsh
Senior Development Officer
220 Montgomery, 5054
415-476-5885
jmarsh@support.ucsf.edu

Lynnette Teti
Development Officer
220 Montgomery, 5009
415-476-3441
lteti@support.ucsf.edu

PREMIERE SCHOLARSHIPS FUNDED BY ALUMNI AND FRIENDS

Chancellor's Scholarship for Opportunity

Established in 2012 by Chancellor Susan Desmond-Hellmann, MD, MPH, and her husband Nicholas Hellmann, MD, to provide support for students who have demonstrated the highest academic achievement while having experienced financial hardship or disadvantage, or who have or may be overcoming adversity or difficult circumstances in their life.

Jean Calvo

Jean Calvo
DDS Candidate – 2016
2013 Chancellor’s Scholar

To learn more about supporting or establishing a scholarship at UCSF contact:

Justin Marsh
Senior Development Officer
220 Montgomery, 5054
415-476-5885
jmarsh@support.ucsf.edu

Lynnette Teti
Development Officer
220 Montgomery, 5009
415-476-3441
lteti@support.ucsf.edu

DSO Scholars

Dean's Scholarship for Opportunity (DSO)

Pamela Alston, DDS ‘82

Established in 2010 by Dean John D.B. Featherstone, MSc, PhD, with a singular bequest gift from an alumnus to provide support for students who have demonstrated the highest academic achievement while having experienced financial hardship or disadvantage, or who have or may be overcoming adversity or difficult circumstances in their life.

Jonathan Nobles
Jonathan Nobles
DDS Candidate – 2016
2013 Dean’s Scholar

Oscar Reyna-Blanco
Oscar Reyna-Blanco
DDS Candidate – 2016
2013 Dean’s Scholar

To learn more about supporting or establishing a scholarship at UCSF contact:

Justin Marsh
Senior Development Officer
220 Montgomery, 5054
415-476-5885
jmarsh@support.ucsf.edu

Lynnette Teti
Development Officer
220 Montgomery, 5009
415-476-3441
lteti@support.ucsf.edu

Educational Opportunity Scholarship (EOS)

Michael J.  Lopez, DDS ’74The purpose of this fund is to provide access and support to students who are committed to community service and who exemplify the spirit and attributes of Robert F. Brigante, ‘46, George Castaneda, ‘73, and John Fazio, ‘74.

 To learn more about supporting or establishing a scholarship at UCSF contact:

Justin Marsh
Senior Development Officer
220 Montgomery, 5054
415-476-5885
jmarsh@support.ucsf.edu

Lynnette Teti
Development Officer
220 Montgomery, 5009
415-476-3441
lteti@support.ucsf.edu

Summer Research Fellows Program

Every Summer a select number of the best and brightest UCSF dental students participate in an organized program to conduct research on a topic of importance to dentistry. Working with leaders in science, this experience allows students to learn the methods, tools and language of science that, for many, will propel them into careers in academia. This has been such a success that we view this as one of the most important educational programs at UCSF and a powerful talent incubator for our profession. It is truly the start of the pipeline of future leaders of dentistry.

2013 UCSF Dentistry Summer Research Fellows
2013 UCSF Dentistry Summer Research Fellows

To learn more about supporting or establishing a scholarship at UCSF contact:

Justin Marsh
Senior Development Officer
220 Montgomery, 5054
415-476-5885
jmarsh@support.ucsf.edu

Lynnette Teti
Development Officer
220 Montgomery, 5009
415-476-3441
lteti@support.ucsf.edu

Class Reunion Gift Campaigns

Join fellow classmates and UCSF alumni throughout the generations during class reunion celebrations held annually during Alumni Weekend.

To learn more about how you can organize your class reunion event and gift campaign:

Mike Eccles
Director, Alumni Relations
220 Montgomery, 5073
(415) 502-8321
meccles@support.ucsf.edu

CLASS REUNION GIFT CAMPAIGNS IN PROGRESS

   Darrell Chun, DDS ’91Class of 1961
Pete Giers, Chairman
GOAL: $50,000 achieved. Continued contributions welcome.

Class of 1965
Doug Cowden, Chairman
GOAL: $50,000 by 50th Class Reunion in 2015

Class of 1972
Peter Milgrom, Chairman
GOAL: $50,000

Class of 1982
Abbott, Chairman
GOAL: $100,000

Class of 1988
Yuri Kaneda, Chairman; Ron Lee and Tim Herman, Co-Chairmen
GOAL: $100,000

Class of 1991
Darrell Chun, Chairman
GOAL: $250,000

Class of 1992
John Yamamoto, Chairman; Susan Hyde, Co-Chairman
GOAL: $100,000

Class of 1993
Christine Hayashi, Chairman; Tim Vercelles, Co-Chairman
GOAL: $80,000

Class of 2002
Louis Kim, Chairman
GOAL: $10,000 achieved. Continued contributions welcome.