DRES Scholarships

(18-19 Academic Year Opportunity) Each year the Disability Resources and Educational Services (DRES) department recognizes outstanding students, who have excelled in some aspect of their life while enrolled at California State University Northridge. A number of on-campus groups, community individuals and service organizations sponsor the awards which range in value from $1,000 – $3,000. In addition to academic achievement, many other special qualities are considered and recognized. These include contributions to the university or community through service activities, leadership potential, and/or artistic and athletic achievements. Students with and without financial need are encouraged to apply. Students selected for the awards are honored at the 2019 Recognition Awards Ceremony where they are recognized for their significant achievements.

Eligibility criteria:

*Must be registered with DRES and enrolled at California State University for the 2018-2019 academic school year.
*Undergraduate students must enroll in 6 units or more during the Fall 2018 & Spring 2019 terms.
*Graduate students must enroll in 4 units or more during the Fall 2018 & Spring 2019 terms.
*Must have a CSUN GPA of 2.50 or higher through the Fall 2018 term.
*Students may nominate themselves, be nominated by a faculty or staff member or another student.
*Students are eligible for a maximum of two awards but limited to one award at the undergraduate level and one at the graduate level.
*Three letters of recommendation will be submitted on my behalf.
*All majors are welcome to apply.
*Awardees must be available to attend the Recognition Awards Ceremony (Sunday, April 07, 2019).

Award
Varies
Deadline
01/04/2019
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you registered with DRES and enrolled at California State University for the 2018-2019 academic school year?
  2. Will you be able to attend the Recognition Awards Ceremony on Sunday, April 07, 2019?
  3. What is the nature of your disability and how does it impact your life?
  4. Describe your membership in organizations, offices held, activities you engaged in during college or in your community, and include any honors or recognitions, languages spoken, hobbies or special interests.
  5. What are your career and life goals after college?
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