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.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies CSU Trustees' Award for Outstanding Achievement
The William Randolph Hearst Foundation established an endowed scholarship fund in 1984 to honor William Randolph Hearst founder of the Hearst...
The William Randolph Hearst Foundation established an endowed...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2018
Varies Noski Family Scholarship
Charles “Chuck” Noski has had a brilliant career – following nearly 20 years with “Big Four” accounting firm Deloitte & Touche, Noski went on...
Charles “Chuck” Noski has had a brilliant career – following nearly 20...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2018
$1,000.00 Outstanding Graduating Veteran Award
The California State University, Northridge Outstanding Graduating Veteran Award is given to a student demonstrating meritorious achievement,...
The California State University, Northridge Outstanding Graduating...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/15/2018
$1,000.00 Student Veteran CSUN Service Award
The Student Veteran CSUN Service Award is reserved for a graduating CSUN student-veteran who is currently or has formerly been placed on active...
The Student Veteran CSUN Service Award is reserved for a graduating CSUN...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/15/2018
Varies Jonathan David Schweid Memorial Scholarship
(17-18 Academic Year Opportunity) The Scholarship has been established by the parents of Jonathan David Schweid to honor his memory. Jonathan was a...
(17-18 Academic Year Opportunity) The Scholarship has been established...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/16/2018
$4,000 CSU Edison Scholars Scholarship
For more than 125 years, Edison International has helped build stronger communities. Edison International believes that education is an important...
For more than 125 years, Edison International has helped build stronger...
  • Deadline: 03/30/2018
  • Award: $4,000
Deadline03/30/2018
$1,400.00 CSU Glenn and Dorothy Dumke Fellowship
The Glenn and Dorothy Dumke Fellowship was established in memory of Dr. Glenn S. Dumke, Chancellor of the California State University from 1962 to...
The Glenn and Dorothy Dumke Fellowship was established in memory of Dr....
  • Deadline: 03/30/2018
  • Award: $1,400.00
Deadline03/30/2018
$4,000.00 CSU Hampton Scholars Scholarship
Dr. Claudia H. Hampton was the first African American trustee of the California State University. She was on the board for 20 years from 1974 to...
Dr. Claudia H. Hampton was the first African American trustee of the...
  • Deadline: 03/30/2018
  • Award: $4,000.00
Deadline03/30/2018
$6,000 CSU Howard C. Christiansen Endowed Scholarship
The Howard C. Christiansen Trust established an endowed scholarship in 2016 for students pursuing a bachelors or graduate degree in the study of...
The Howard C. Christiansen Trust established an endowed scholarship in...
  • Deadline: 03/30/2018
  • Award: $6,000
Deadline03/30/2018
$2500.00 CSU Jim Sanders Media and Leadership Scholarship
James Sanders wasn’t known by that name. He wasn’t often called Jim. People working at the television stations in Sacramento, CA; Columbus, OH; San...
James Sanders wasn’t known by that name. He wasn’t often called Jim....
  • Deadline: 03/30/2018
  • Award: $2500.00
Deadline03/30/2018
$4,000 CSU Nathaniel R. and Valerie Dumont Scholarship Fund
The Nathaniel R. and Valerie Dumont Scholarship, established in 1993, supports students with visual and physical impairments. Eligibility is...
The Nathaniel R. and Valerie Dumont Scholarship, established in 1993,...
  • Deadline: 03/30/2018
  • Award: $4,000
Deadline03/30/2018
$3,000.00 CSU Richard K. Leffingwell Scholarship
After graduating with a bachelor’s of science degree from CSU Northridge, and serving as an officer in the US Army, Richard Leffingwell joined the...
After graduating with a bachelor’s of science degree from CSU...
  • Deadline: 03/30/2018
  • Award: $3,000.00
Deadline03/30/2018
$10,000.00 CSU William and Janet Lahey Art Education and Visual Arts Scholarship
William Lahey served as Assistant Vice Chancellor, Faculty and Staff Affairs from October 1966 until he retired on June 1986. He came to the...
William Lahey served as Assistant Vice Chancellor, Faculty and Staff...
  • Deadline: 03/30/2018
  • Award: $10,000.00
Deadline03/30/2018
$1,000.00 College of HHD's United States Department of Education CAMINO Scholarship Award
(17-18 Academic Year Opportunity) The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to HHD students pursuing a graduate degree in...
(17-18 Academic Year Opportunity) The purpose of this scholarship is to...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/31/2018
Varies Laura E. Settle Scholarship
(17-18 Academic Year Opportunity) It is the mission of the California Retired Teachers Association to financially assist students who will become...
(17-18 Academic Year Opportunity) It is the mission of the California...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2018
Varies Barbara Ann Ward Annual Scholarship for Spanish Studies
This scholarship is designed to recognize students majoring/minoring in Spanish, majoring in Liberal Studies with a concentration in Spanish, and...
This scholarship is designed to recognize students majoring/minoring in...
  • Deadline: 04/05/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/05/2018
$1,250.00 Tanni Block Memorial LGBTQ Scholarship
This scholarship serves to honor the memory of Tanni Block, an extraordinary student leader at CSUN, by recognizing on-campus leadership,...
This scholarship serves to honor the memory of Tanni Block, an...
  • Deadline: 04/05/2018
  • Award: $1,250.00
Deadline04/05/2018
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: 04/10/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/10/2018
$1,000.00 California Retired Teachers Association- San Fernando Valley Division
This scholarship is reserved for students who have been admitted into the teacher credential program. The student(s) selected must attend the...
This scholarship is reserved for students who have been admitted into...
  • Deadline: 04/20/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/20/2018
$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 $500 is to be given to a currently enrolled CSUN student who majors in Early Childhood Education or Child...
A scholarship in the amount of $500 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 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
$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
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
$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
Varies Mabel Wilson Richards Scholarship
The Mabel Wilson Richards Scholarship Fund was created by the will of the late Mabel Wilson Richards. This scholarship is reserved for students who...
The Mabel Wilson Richards Scholarship Fund was created by the will of...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies Osher Scholarship Endowment for California Community College Transfer Students
The goal of this scholarship is to support California Community College Transfer Students who enroll or are enrolled at California State...
The goal of this scholarship is to support California Community College...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
$500.00 Seagram American Legion Post #658 Scholarship
Applicants must have financial need and a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or above. *One letter of recommendation will be submitted on my...
Applicants must have financial need and a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies Sibyl M. Koontz Memorial - Quota Club Scholarship
This scholarship is reserved for graduate students preparing to teach hearing-impaired students. Applicant MUST be a resident of Bakersfield or...
This scholarship is reserved for graduate students preparing to teach...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
Varies STEP-UP Scholarship
The Step Up Scholarship is funded by a Title V “Step Up to College” grant. The scholarship is used to make awards to Glendale Community College...
The Step Up Scholarship is funded by a Title V “Step Up to College”...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/04/2018
$10,000.00 CSU Dale M. Schoettler Scholarship for Visually Impaired Students
The Dale M. Schoettler Scholarship for Visually Impaired Students was established in 1991 for legally blind San Francisco and San Jose State...
The Dale M. Schoettler Scholarship for Visually Impaired Students was...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $10,000.00