Other CSUMB/CSU Scholarships

Special Session Winter Scholarships from Extended Education.

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Super Saturday / Super Sunday Scholarship

Two $500 Scholarships will be awarded.

Please provide a 500 word personal statement in which you describe your professional aspirations, academic and personal achievements, community service, and any obstacles you may have had to overcome. If you have a history of participation and/or leadership please include this information. Please submit essay to African American Heritage Faculty Staff Alliance at aahfsa@csumb.edu

Scholarship Requirements:

3.0 GPA and CSU eligible

Must submit enrollment confirmation to Cal State Monterey Bay by posted deadline

Must register and attend new student orientation

Student must be enrolled full time as an undergraduate student either as a freshman or upper division transfer

Must reside in the service area of Cal State Monterey Bay

Must have attended the annual Super Saturday and/or Sunday event in the Spring prior to attending CSUMB

(Attendance of the event will be verfiied through sign-in logs of the event)

The essay requirement will only be used if there are too many qualified applicants

Cannery Row Rotary Scholarship

The Monterey Cannery Row Rotary Club is honored to be awarding 2 scholarships to qualified CSUMB students. We are a local club of Rotary International, Rotary is a global network of 1.2 million neighbors, friends, leaders, and problem-solvers who see a world where people unite and take action to create lasting change - across the globe, in our communities and in ourselves. One of Rotary's mottos is "Service about Self" and we highly believe that our actions in our communities will improve it for the better for all people.

We will be awarding two $1,000 scholarships, with the students possessing the following criteria:

  • Full time CSUMB student
  • Monterey County resident
  • Minimum 2 years of volunteering/community involvement
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA or higher
  • 2 Letters of recommendation
  • Official Transcript (can be sent to: PO Box 1982, Monterey, CA 93942-1982)
  • Completed Scholarship Application

Row Rotary Scholarship Application

Row Rotary Scholarship Criteria

Deadline: April 13, 2018

Tanimura Family Foundation Fellowship

First complete the Online Application and then submit the application to our Financial Aid Office!

Tanimura Foundation Fellowship Info

To Be Eligible:

  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Declared concentration in Agribusiness or shown interest in this field
  • Agribusiness background from community college (preferred Hartnell)
  • Interested in pursuing a career in agribusiness industry

Scholarship Now Open for Spring 2018!

The Women’s Leadership Council Emergency Fund

Scholarship funds made possible by the Peggy and Jack Basking Foundation

The Women’s Leadership Council Emergency Fund (WLCEF) is available to adult re-entry Undergraduate and Graduate students who are over the age of 25 that are experiencing unexpected life financial emergencies that might otherwise prevent the student from completing or postponing their studies. WLCEF requests submitted will be reviewed by the Financial Aid Office to determine eligibility based on the information provided. Award amounts will be determined on a case-by-case basis.

Scholarship CLOSED

WLCEF Scholarship Application

Provost Scholarship Application

The Provost Scholarship is available to Undergraduate students who have unexpected educational expenses that might otherwise prevent the student from completing or postponing their studies.The Provost Scholarship applications submitted will be reviewed by the Financial Aid Office to determine eligibility based on the information provided. Award amounts will be determined on a case-by-case basis

Provost Scholarship Application

Funding is subject to availability.

Applications are accepted on year round basis.

CSU Trustee Scholarship

Applicants must:

Demonstrate superior academic performance with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale and be in good academic standing. Demonstrate financial need as determined by the campus Financial Aid Office. Be currently enrolled as a full-time equivalent undergraduate or graduate student in any majorfield at a CSU campus and remain a CSU full-time equivalent student during the academic year. Applications are available through the campus Financial Aid Office.

CSU Trustee Scholarship Application

Deadline: March 29, 2018

Dale Schoettler Scholarship

Applicants must:

Currently have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.8 on a 4.0 scale and must maintain a minimum GPA of 2.8 on a 4.0 scale during the academic year in which the award is received. Be currently enrolled in 6.1 units or more as a CSU undergraduate or graduate student in any major field and must remain enrolled in 6.1 units or more during the academic year in which the award is received.

Dale Schoettler Scholarship Application

Deadline: Applications are accepted on a year round basis.

Hampton Scholars Scholarship

Applicants must:

Be graduates of the California Academy of Mathematics and Science (CAMS). Demonstrate financial need as determined by the campus Financial Aid Office. Be in good academic standing. Remain a California State University full-time equivalent student during the scholarship period.

Hampton Scholarsh Scholarship Application

​Deadline: March 29, 2018​

William and Janet Lahey Scholarship

Scholarship recipients must meet each of the following requirements:

Be enrolled at a California State University campus at least half-time;- Possess a bachelor’s degree in art or in one of the visual art specializations;- Be enrolled in one of the following programs:

  • A Master of Arts program in art or one of the visual arts specializations.
  • A Master of Fine Arts program in art or one of the visual arts specialization; or
  • A Master of Arts program in art or one of the visual arts specializations.

Be in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on an 4.0scale. Priority consideration will be given to scholarship applications in the following order:

  • First priority will be given to students enrolled in a program leading to a single subject teaching credential in the arts;
  • Second priority will be given to student enrolled in a graduate program in art of one of the visual arts specializations;
  • Third priority will be given to eligible students who have a record of volunteer activities in the arts or who are currently engaged in arts volunteer activities in schools or community arts organizations.

William and Janet Lahey Scholarship Application

​Deadline: March 29th, 2018​

Richard Leffingwell Scholarship

Applicants must:

Have a course of study within the fields of business, economics or other disciplines that will serve the applicant in achieving goals relating to nonprofit or public service. Have demonstrated an interest in and aspire to a career in nonprofit or public service. Demonstrate a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale and be in good academic standing. Demonstrate financial need as determined by the campus Financial Aid office. Be currently enrolled as a full-time equivalent upper division or graduate student at a California State University campus and must remain a full-time equivalent student during the scholarship period.

Include a personal statement with the following:

  • Motivations and goals for a career in nonprofit or public service
  • Experience or involvement to date in nonprofit or public service activities, and
  • How they envision their course of study and anticipated career facilitating their goals with nonprofit or public service communities

All students meeting the above requirements are encouraged to apply. A student who is a military veteran, meets the criteria, and is otherwise equal to others in qualifications, will receive favorable consideration.

Richard Leffingwell Scholarship Application

Deadline: March 29th, 2018