All Opportunities

Welcome to the Scholarship Opportunities Homepage.

Below you will find a listing of scholarships available to students with brief information about the scholarship qualifications. To apply to scholarships, you must first sign in with the same user name and password you use to access the campus login portal. You will then have the opportunity to complete a general application profile and then apply for specific scholarships.

All scholarships close at 8:59 p.m. pacific standard time on the end date noted within each opportunity.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Child and Adolescent Development Alumni Chapter Scholarship Program
The goal of the CADV Alumni Chapter Scholarships is to support a Child and Adolescent Development major or Alumni who is contributing to the...
The goal of the CADV Alumni Chapter Scholarships is to support a Child...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2018
$2,000.00 Alumni Association First Generation Scholarships
This scholarship is intended to encourage and support first generation families in their pursuit of higher education. It is helpful to include in...
This scholarship is intended to encourage and support first generation...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$2,000.00 Alumni Association Graduate Student Scholarship
The goal of the Graduate Student Scholarship is to recognize and assist alumni who are loyal to the university; who choose to continue their...
The goal of the Graduate Student Scholarship is to recognize and assist...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$2,000.00 Alumni Association Legacy Scholarship
This scholarship is funded by the CSUN Alumni Association. In order to qualify, the parent(s) of the applicant must: (1) become an active,...
This scholarship is funded by the CSUN Alumni Association. In order to...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$2,000.00 Associated Students Scholarship
This scholarship is reserved for full-time students with a GPA of 3.0 or above for undergraduate students or a GPA of 3.5 or above for graduate...
This scholarship is reserved for full-time students with a GPA of 3.0 or...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$2,000.00 Associated Students Scholarship Honoring Students who Lost their Lives in the Northridge Earthquake
The January 17, 1994 Northridge Earthquake is recognized as the costliest national disaster in US history. The earthquake caused the most extensive...
The January 17, 1994 Northridge Earthquake is recognized as the...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$8,000.00 Associated Students Scholarship in Honor of Jolene Koester
Dr. Jolene Koester accepted the appointment as California State University Northridge’s fourth President in July 2000. She announced her retirement...
Dr. Jolene Koester accepted the appointment as California State...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $8,000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$2,000.00 Associated Students Scholarship in Recognition of Tom Piernik
Tom Piernik was named the Director of Involvement Development in 2013 and served as the University Advisor to the Associated Students Senate for 23...
Tom Piernik was named the Director of Involvement Development in 2013...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$2,000.00 Associated Students- Bruce Lawrence Schentes Memorial Scholarship
Bruce Lawrence Schentes Director of the AIDS Speakers Bureau was dedicated to AIDS education. The Associated Students of California State...
Bruce Lawrence Schentes Director of the AIDS Speakers Bureau was...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$2,000.00 Associated Students- Chris Mann Memorial Scholarship
Chris Mann a Political Science major was tragically killed in a hit-and-run accident. Chris maintained high grades and was a very friendly person....
Chris Mann a Political Science major was tragically killed in a...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$2000 Associated Students- Chuck Monteleone Scholarship
Associated Students Inc. allocates funds for a scholarship to be given to a currently enrolled CSUN student who is an intern or student employee at...
Associated Students Inc. allocates funds for a scholarship to be given...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $2000
Deadline05/04/2018
$2,000.00 Associated Students- Dr. James W. Cleary and Mary Cleary Honorary Scholarship
Dr. James Cleary served with distinction as President of California State University Northridge from 1969-1992. He oversaw the transition of the...
Dr. James Cleary served with distinction as President of California...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$2,000.00 Associated Students- Dr. Susan Curzon Scholarship
Dr. Susan Curzon joined the California State University, Northridge community as Dean of the Library in 1992. Her dedication to California State...
Dr. Susan Curzon joined the California State University, Northridge...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$2,000.00 Associated Students- Eric Hoggat Memorial Scholarship
Eric Hoggat a Reseda High School student died in his sleep after a hard game of his favorite sport football. Eric a senior played Varsity football...
Eric Hoggat a Reseda High School student died in his sleep after a hard...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$2000.00 Associated Students- Jackie Forsythe Scholarship
A scholarship in the amount of $2000 is to be given to a currently enrolled CSUN student who majors in Early Childhood Education or Child...
A scholarship in the amount of $2000 is to be given to a currently...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $2000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$2,000.00 Associated Students- Phyllis Perkins Scholarship
Phyllis Perkins Director of the California State University Northridge Children’s Center was dedicated to children’s’ education and community...
Phyllis Perkins Director of the California State University Northridge...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$2,000.00 Associated Students- Roy Pirchio Scholarship
A scholarship in the amount of $2,000 is to be given to a currently enrolled CSUN student who has transferred directly or indirectly from Antelope...
A scholarship in the amount of $2,000 is to be given to a currently...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$2,000.00 Associated Students: Dr. Karin Duran Memorial Scholarship
Dr. Karin Duran graduated from CSUN with a degree in Spanish and joined the campus community again in 1972 as a Librarian at the Oviatt Library and...
Dr. Karin Duran graduated from CSUN with a degree in Spanish and joined...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$3,000.00 Associated Students: Dr. Terry Piper Memorial Scholarship
Dr. Terry D. Piper joined the California State University Northridge community in January of 2001 as the Vice President of Student Affairs. The...
Dr. Terry D. Piper joined the California State University Northridge...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $3,000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies California Homebuilding Foundation Scholarship
The California Homebuilding Foundation (CHF) is the research and education center for California’s homebuilding and construction industries....
The California Homebuilding Foundation (CHF) is the research and...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies CAM Foundation Scholarship
The Cortez A. Murdock Foundation Scholarships will be awarded to students who reflect the values strength of character self-reliance, perseverance,...
The Cortez A. Murdock Foundation Scholarships will be awarded to...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
$1,200.00 Carlos and Sara Barrios Scholarship
Preference will be given to applicants who are currently high school seniors; students who plan to be freshmen during the Fall 2018- Spring 2019...
Preference will be given to applicants who are currently high school...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $1,200.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$2500.00 Crankstart Transfer Scholars Scholarship Program
The goal of the Crankstart Transfer Scholarship Program is to support California Community College Transfer Students who enroll or are currently...
The goal of the Crankstart Transfer Scholarship Program is to support...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $2500.00
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies CSU Future Scholars
This scholarship is funded by the California State University system. The scholarship is reserved for students enrolled in EOP. *One letter of...
This scholarship is funded by the California State University system....
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies CSUN Dreamers Scholarship
California State University Northridge is pleased to announce the CSUN Dreamers Scholarship which will provide much needed financial support for...
California State University Northridge is pleased to announce the CSUN...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
$2,000.00 David Simmons Scholarship
This scholarship is reserved for students pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Marketing, a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, or a...
This scholarship is reserved for students pursuing a Bachelor of Science...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$2,000.00 Debra Sue Dunn Memorial Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is reserved for students pursuing any major or minor within the Department of Art at California State University Northridge. *One...
This scholarship is reserved for students pursuing any major or minor...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$8,000.00 Dianne F. Harrison Leadership Award Endowment
Created upon the occasion of President Dianne F. Harrison’s Investiture, the Harrison Leadership Award will recognize a California State...
Created upon the occasion of President Dianne F. Harrison’s Investiture,...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $8,000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$1000.00 Elia Torres Scholarship
Filiberto Gonzalez was a CSUN student during tumultuous times from the fall 1993 to spring 1997. During this four years on campus, Filiberto was a...
Filiberto Gonzalez was a CSUN student during tumultuous times from the...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $1000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies Encino Women's Club Scholarship
This scholarship is reserved for the following students: undergraduate students pursuing a major within the Liberal Studies Program, undergraduate...
This scholarship is reserved for the following students: undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
$1,000.00 Gene and Deanna Detchemendy Scholarship
The Gene and Deanna Detchemendy Scholarship Endowment was established to recognize and reward outstanding student leaders choosing to enhance their...
The Gene and Deanna Detchemendy Scholarship Endowment was established to...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$2000.00 Graduate Equity Program
The Graduate Equity Program is designed to increase the diversity of students completing a graduate degree, encourage further study in a doctoral...
The Graduate Equity Program is designed to increase the diversity of...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $2000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$100.00 Information Technology Outstanding Student Employee Award
(17-18 Academic Year Opportunity) The Information Technology (IT) Outstanding Student Award was established to recognize and reward two (2)...
(17-18 Academic Year Opportunity) The Information Technology (IT)...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $100.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$1,000.00 Irving Chilstrom Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is reserved for EOP students. *One letter of recommendation will be submitted on my behalf. *Undergraduate students must enroll in...
This scholarship is reserved for EOP students. *One letter of...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$1,500.00 J. Eric Rhodes Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is reserved for students pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering or a Master of Science in Mechanical...
This scholarship is reserved for students pursuing a Bachelor of Science...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies James R. Simpson Merit Scholarship
This scholarship is reserved for full-time students with a 3.50 or above cumulative GPA. *Two letters of recommendation will be submitted on my...
This scholarship is reserved for full-time students with a 3.50 or above...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
$2,000.00 James Russell Simpson/ Student Scholarship
This scholarship is reserved for students who have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above. *One letter of recommendation will be submitted on my...
This scholarship is reserved for students who have a cumulative GPA of...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies Jamie Karl Cohen Memorial Endowment
This scholarship is reserved for applicants who are pursuing a degree through the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, College of Arts, Media...
This scholarship is reserved for applicants who are pursuing a degree...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
$1,000.00 Jewish Studies Scholarship
CSUN students who have taken or are currently enrolled in a Jewish Studies course are eligible to apply for this scholarship. Applicants must...
CSUN students who have taken or are currently enrolled in a Jewish...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$4,000.00 Joan A. Lamb Scholarship
Joan A. Lamb was born in 1918 to musical parents in Ohio, Lamb began her musical training early. She first played the trumpet and later took on...
Joan A. Lamb was born in 1918 to musical parents in Ohio, Lamb began her...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $4,000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies Joel Friedman Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is open to undergraduate students and graduate students. *One letter of recommendation will be submitted on my...
This scholarship is open to undergraduate students and graduate...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
varies John Harris Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is reserved for undergraduate students. Preference will be given to students who attended one of the following LAUSD high schools:...
This scholarship is reserved for undergraduate students. Preference will...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/04/2018
$2,250.00 John W. Gorman Memorial Scholarship
This memorial scholarship is in honor of Susan Gorman-Chang’s father, John W. Gorman. Dr. John W. Gorman, grew up in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, the...
This memorial scholarship is in honor of Susan Gorman-Chang’s father,...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $2,250.00
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies Jonathan David Schweid Memorial Scholarship
The Scholarship has been established by the parents of Jonathan David Schweid to honor his memory. Jonathan was a young man of many varied...
The Scholarship has been established by the parents of Jonathan David...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies Katherine M. Champlin Scholarship
Must be enrolled in the College of Education in a teacher credential program during the Fall 2018- Spring 2019 terms. *One letter of recommendation...
Must be enrolled in the College of Education in a teacher credential...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
$750.00 La Raza Alumni Chapter Scholarship
La Raza Alumni Chapter Scholarships are intended for Chicana/o / Latina/o CSUN students. Scholarships are open to undergraduate students in a...
La Raza Alumni Chapter Scholarships are intended for Chicana/o /...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $750.00
Deadline05/04/2018
$3000.00 Laura E. Settle Scholarship
It is the mission of the California Retired Teachers Association to financially assist students who will become future teachers in California....
It is the mission of the California Retired Teachers Association to...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $3000.00
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies Leonard and Bernard Shapiro Scholarship
This scholarship is reserved for undergraduate students majoring in Marketing with a preference for students interested in the wholesale...
This scholarship is reserved for undergraduate students majoring in...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies Liane Mariel Schweid Memorial Scholarship
Lani, as she was called, was a “free spirit”. She was held down, at times, only by the severity of lifelong asthma. She was a “valley girl” who...
Lani, as she was called, was a “free spirit”. She was held down, at...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies Linda Sharon Dozoretz Scholarship
The Linda Sharon Dozoretz Scholarship Endowment honoring Ms. Dozoretz’s parents, Ralph and Eileen Dozoretz, shall be a permanent endowment to...
The Linda Sharon Dozoretz Scholarship Endowment honoring Ms. Dozoretz’s...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018