The Joseph Patrick Allen Endowed Scholarship


JP Allen Scholars embody true Trojan ideals through personal and academic achievements. Application is available in October at APPLY HERE or by calling (213)740-5930 and are due in February. Final candidates are interviewed by the TLLA Scholarship Committee.

J.P Allen Scholar Eligibility Criteria

  • Recipients of the 2024-2025 award must be full-time students enrolled in the Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences at USC beginning their junior year in the 2024-2025 academic year
  • Must have entered the university with a high school GPA of at least 3.67 and have a current minimum cumulative USC GPA of 3.0
  • Undergraduates should complete a minimum of 12 units per semester, plan to graduate in four years, and maintain a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
  • Must not be related to a current member of the Trojan League of Los Angeles Board or Scholarship Committee
  • Must have demonstrated merit and financial need, academic strengths, leadership skills, and campus and community involvement
  • Preference given to permanent residents of southern California
  • A letter of recommendation from a USC Dornsife faculty member is required (emailed to scholarships@dornsife.usc.edu)

Student Scholarship Application Information for the 2023-2024 Academic Year

  • To apply for the Joseph Patrick Allen Endowed Scholarship, click here to download the form which will be available in/around October and mail to the address on the form on/around February 2, 2024. For more information, please email admission@dornsife.usc.edu or call (213) 740-5930.
  • Students interested in the TLLA Trojan Tribute Scholarship apply through the USC Scholarship Universe platform usc.scholarshipuniverse.com. They can also find information at main alumni scholarship website alumni.usc.edu/alumni-scholarships.

Final candidates for both scholarships are interviewed by the TLLA Scholarship Committee and notification of selected scholarship recipients will be sent by the USC Office of Admissions.

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Any contributions to our scholarships are welcome from alumni and friends of the USC Family. Honor a friend or celebrate a special occasion with a contribution. Your entire gift will go directly to either of our scholarships which were created to assist deserving merit- based undergraduate students.

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With your support, TLLA can continue its great scholarship tradition. Every gift, no matter the amount, has a lasting impact to our USC students.

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2) TEXT - Text TLLA to the number 71777 on your smart phone and click the link that is texted back to you.

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