Mork Family Scholarship- UG Computers & Engineering Programs

Awarded By: University of Southern California in USA
Updated on Mar 7, 2024
Rekha Madi
Rekha Madi
University Research Analyst
Course: Bachelors
Deadline: Dec 1, 2021
Amount: Varies
Countries:
United States of AmericaUSA

Scholarship Overview

The Mork Family Scholars Program was announced in 2011 when USC received $110 million the single largest gift in the university’s history for undergraduate scholarships from USC supporters and devoted philanthropists Julie and John Mork.
The gift provides support in perpetuity for the university’s most precious asset: its extraordinarily diverse, talented, and ever more accomplished undergraduate student body.

Applicable course, university, and country

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering
  • Applicable for all Bachelor programs

Scholarship amount details

The Mork Family Scholarship supports USC undergraduates on full-tuition, four-year scholarships with additional $5,000 living stipends (housing and other living expense) per year.
Conversion rate used: 1 USD = Rs. 83.20 (last updated 7th December 2023).
Scholarship amount will be given: Yearly.
Scholarship amount can be used for:

Type of Expense Indicates if the scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Tuition & Fees ✔ Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense ✔ Scholarship amount can be used for this
Accommodation ✔ Scholarship amount can be used for this
Air Fare/Travel Expenses × Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care × Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover × Not covered in scholarship
Application × Not covered in scholarship
Others × Not covered in scholarship

Number of students to be awarded:
10

Eligible student nationality

India, United States of America, United Kingdom, Australia, Singapore, New Zealand, Canada, Germany, Malaysia, Sweden, France, Switzerland, Netherlands, Denmark, Spain, Russia, United Arab Emirates, Ireland, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Norway, Japan, Thailand, Belgium, Armenia, Fiji, China, South Korea, Greece, Mauritius, Estonia, Luxembourg, Ukraine, South Africa, Hungary, Austria, Slovenia, Philippines, Cyprus, Bangladesh, Lithuania, Monaco, Nepal, Georgia, Hong Kong, Turkey, Malta, Bahrain, Barbados, Guyana, Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, American Samoa, Andorra, Angola, Anguilla, Antarctica, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, Christmas Island, Cocos Islands, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Curacao, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Finland, French Polynesia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greenland, Grenada, Guam, Guatemala, Guernsey, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Honduras, Iceland, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Isle of Man, Israel, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Jersey, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Macao, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mayotte, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands Antilles, New Caledonia, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Northern Mariana Islands, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Pitcairn, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Reunion, Romania, Rwanda, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Helena, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Swaziland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, U.S. Virgin Islands, Uganda, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna, Western Sahara, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Appication Process for this scholarship

  • LOR: Letter of recommendation from a Teacher or a Counselor
  • Essay: Applicants are required to submit essays and Short Answer questions
  • Submit academic transcripts
  • School Report
  • Submit fall grades: Mid-Year Report Form
  • Financial Statement
  • Winners would also get the following benefits: Dedicated scholarship advisor through Academic Honors & FellowshipsOn and off-campus events for the USC Mork Family Scholar community
  • Notable programs include:First-Year Welcome BreakfastTrojan Family Weekend LuncheonSophomore Leadership Retreat at Catalina IslandSenior Graduation Dinner
  • Dedicated scholarship advisor through Academic Honors & Fellowships
  • On and off-campus events for the USC Mork Family Scholar community
  • Notable programs include:First-Year Welcome BreakfastTrojan Family Weekend LuncheonSophomore Leadership Retreat at Catalina IslandSenior Graduation Dinner
  • First-Year Welcome Breakfast
  • Trojan Family Weekend Luncheon
  • Sophomore Leadership Retreat at Catalina Island
  • Senior Graduation Dinner

Scholarship Application:
Students will be auto-considered for this scholarship when they apply for the courses on which this scholarship is applicable.
No separate application is needed.

Application Documents:

Type of documents Indicates if this type of document is required to be submitted
Official Transcripts Required
Financial/Tax Documents Required
LOR Required
Essays Required

Important Dates & FAQ info:

Info Date
Application final end date 01 December 2021

Additional Information:

  • Winners would also get the following benefits:
  • Dedicated scholarship advisor through Academic Honors & Fellowships
  • On and off-campus events for the USC Mork Family Scholar community
  • Notable programs include:
  • First-Year Welcome Breakfast
  • Trojan Family Weekend Luncheon
  • Sophomore Leadership Retreat at Catalina Island
  • Senior Graduation Dinner

Scholarship Eligibility

  • Applicants must have passed High School
  • Prerequisites: Calculus
  • English Langauge Proficiency:
  • TOEFL: 100 with min 20 in each section
  • Sat scores: Due to disruptions in testing schedules caused by COVID-19, prospective first-year students may apply to USC for the 2021-2022 Academic Year without submitting SAT or ACT scores,
  • Interview: An interview is required for finalist candidates

Special Restrictions:
No Special Restriction applicable
Exams Details:

Exam name Indicates if exam is required and cutoff (if any)
TOEFL Required (minimum score 100)
IELTS Required (minimum score 7)
PTE Required (minimum score 68)
SAT Required
12 Required
Interview Required

iSchoolConnect Rating

4
The rating is done considering various factors

Frequently Asked Questions

The frequently asked questions about the scholarship are:

Who can apply for the Scholarship?
The scholarship is applicable to students from various countries.

What is the minimum Qualification Required?
The students must have completed their secondary education from a recognized institution.

What is the procedure for applying?
Students will be auto considered for the scholarship. No separate application is required.

What are the documents required for filling the forms?
Official transcripts, LOR, Financial/Tax Documents, Essays.

What is the duration of the Scholarship?
Yearly