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Half Century Trojans Scholarships

Amount Awarded: $10,000

Number of Awards: Typically 4-5 new awards per year (depends on the number of continuing scholarship recipients)

Selection Criteria: Open only to continuing USC undergraduate students. Applicant must be a direct descendant (i.e. grandchild or great-grandchild) of a USC Half Century Trojan (graduate of 50 years ago or more). Selection criteria include academic achievement, potential for leadership, and community service.  An interview is required for scholarship finalists.  Finalists will be contacted by the Half Century Trojans Scholarship Committee.

Application Deadline: February 1, 2016

Click here to download a pdf copy of the 2016-17 USC Half Century Trojans Scholarship application.

If you have any questions about the USC Half Century Trojans Scholarship or would like to request a mailed copy of the application, please contact USC Dornsife Admission at (213) 740-5930 or