Digital Outreach Kit

Hello Students, Educators, and Potential Applicants,

Please use the resources gathered here to share the Topping Scholarship opportunity with any and all interested students. If you have questions, or need more info, please email us at

A few more stats about Topping…

  • Over $1 million was given in scholarships last year
  • 100% graduation rate for first-time freshmen
  • 181 scholars and fellows in 2023-2024
  • The Topping Fund is in its 54th year
  • Founded by students, funded by students, and governed by a student-majority Board
  • 23% of Topping Scholars are transfer students
  • 45% are from neighborhoods surrounding USC’s campuses
  • 94% of Topping students are of the first generation in their family to attend college