FoG Scholarship

$1000 FoG Scholarship

2014-2015 Geography Scholarship from UCLA Friends of Geography

The FOG scholarship is open to all undergraduate students in Geography or Geography/Environmental Studies and is based on academic merit, involvement in Geography-related activities, and greatest need. The award recipient will be invited to attend the Friends of Geography annual luncheon held on a Sunday in May.

Application Procedure:

  • One copy of your unofficial transcript or DPR/DARS
    • If you are a transfer student, please include unofficial transcripts from previous institution.
  • Statement of college and career goals (no more than 2 pages, double spaced, at least 11-point font, 1-inch margins)

(Please submit transcript(s) and statement electronically to Geography SAO as one PDF.)

  • Two letters of recommendation (at least one from a faculty member)
    • May be sent to Student Affairs Officer (in hard copy or electronically) directly by the recommender
    • If delivered by student, must be in sealed envelope with recommender's signature on the back of envelope.
You may submit all application materials electronically or in hard copy.



E-mail all documents to the Geography SAO.

Hard copy:
UCLA Department of Geography
Attn: FOG Scholarship
1255 Bunche Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Applications must be received by 5pm on Wednesday, April 29, 2015.

For questions, please contact the Geography SAO.


List of FOG Recipients


2013 – 2014

Samuel Geldin

Madeline Routon


2012 – 2013

Matthew Berry

Chengappa Kodira


2011 – 2012

Sandra Delgado

Amanda McDowell


2010 – 2011

Joseph Lee

Kristin O’Neill


2009 – 2010

Meleiza Figueroa


2008 – 2009

Yohanan Ermias Bekele

Thienvinh Nguyen


2007 – 2008

Noah Ebner


2006 – 2007

Meriam Toorawa


2005 – 2006

Lauren Finkel


2004 – 2005

Nicole Quinn


2003 – 2004

Indy Hurt


2002 – 2003

Erin Bloomer

Mike Greenfield

Andrew Walsh


2001 – 2002

Gina Hendricks

Ching Chau Hon

Danya Jamal Quick