Scholar Eligibility

In order to be eligible for the program, students must meet the following qualifications:

  • Maintain a minimum average GPA of 3.5 and be enrolled in at least 12 units
  • Have an unmet financial aid need of at least $2,400

In addition to these qualifications, applicants must be able to complete the following program requirements:

  • Enroll in, attend, and complete requirements of the SIS Community Service 101 course.  More information on the course will be provided when students are hired.
  • Meet service requirements and complete a minimum of 90 hours of service each semester with a designated service organization (all available positions will be listed below).

Apply to Be a Scholar in Service   

The application process for the 2016-17 academic year is now closed. Limited positions may be available for Spring 2017.  Check back at the end of the fall semester for updates.

Please direct questions to the Richter Center by calling 559.278.7079 or by emailing