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, dues-paying member of the Alumni Association when scholarship is awarded. (2) have a degree/credential or have completed 24 units toward a degree or credential from CSUN or SFVSC. Grandparents who attended Northridge may also qualify the student as a legacy even if the “parent” did not attend. The “parent” is defined as a birth parent, step-parent or legal guardian.

It is helpful to include in your Personal Statement background information outlining your family history and connection to Cal State Northridge or San Fernando Valley State College.

For more information regarding the Legacy Scholarships, please go to: http://www.csun.edu/alumni/scholarships

  • One letter of recommendation must be requested through the my Matador Scholarships system
  • Undergraduate students must enroll in 12 units or more during each term of the upcoming academic year.
  • Graduate students must enroll in 6 units or more during each term of the upcoming academic year.
  • GPA must be greater than or equal to a 3.0.
  • Must submit an educational resume.

*All recipients of this award agree to submit a thank you letter addressed to the Alumni Association Board of Directors Scholarship Committee in order for award to disburse.

Should you have questions regarding this scholarship opportunity, please contact Samantha Delagardelle Varner @ (818) 677-4198

Award
$2,000.00
Deadline
05/01/2020
Supplemental Questions
  1. My parent or grandparent is, or will become an active, dues-paying member of the Alumni Association when the scholarship is awarded.
  2. My parent or grandparent has a degree/credential or has completed 24 units toward a degree or credential from CSUN or SFVSC.
  3. Please list the name of your legacy (parent or grandparent who received a degree/credential or who has completed 24 units toward a degree or credential from CSUN or SFVSC. Please state your relationship to the person, and their graduation date or last year individual attended CSUN or SFVSC.
  4. Briefly describe your current employment. Include the number of hours you work and/or if you work inside the home.
  5. Briefly describe your involvement and/or leadership roles in any campus or school-based clubs or organizations.
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