Guardian Scholars

Emergency Fund for Guardian Scholars

The Guardian Scholars Emergency Fund is available to undergraduate Guardian Scholar participants (only) experiencing unexpected life/financial emergencies that might otherwise prevent the student from completing or postponing their studies. Award amounts will be determined on a case-by-case basis. Funding is subject to availability.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Guardian Scholars Program participant (undergraduate)
  • Be in good academic standing (determined by CSUMB GPA)
  • Demonstrate how financial assistance will enable you to stay in school
  • Provide appropriate documentation to support your financial need
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered

Please note there will be a 2 week turn around time period for all request.


Examples of an emergency expenses

  • Emergency auto repair
  • Emergency medical cost (not covered by insurance)
  • Replacement of essential items due to fire, flood, theft, or natural disaster