MSP Pauline Maedgen Endowed Scholarship

Student must be pursuing a degree within the College of Social & Behavioral Sciences, College of Health & Human Development, College of Humanities, or College of Education. This is a need-based scholarship reserved for returning students who are single parents who have sole custody responsibility for their children.

Please note: Any change to your enrollment status resulting in less than full time enrollment for any term within the award year will result in a cancellation of your award.

  • Applicant must be a single parent who has sole custody responsibility for their child/children.
  • Undergraduate students must have a GPA of at least 3.0
  • Graduate Students must have a GPA of at least 3.5
  • Must have a FAFSA or California Dream Act Application on file for the upcoming academic year.
  • One letter of recommendation will be submitted on my behalf via the my Matador Scholarships portal.
  • Undergraduate students must enroll in 12 units or more during each award term – Fall & Spring terms of the upcoming academic year.
  • Graduate students must enroll in 6 units or more during each award term – Fall & Spring terms of the upcoming academic year.
  • Must upload a copy of your student resume. A student resume is a detailed record of your personal and educational information. It includes the name of your school/college, coursework, projects (if any) undertaken, and awards. The resume may also contain additional information like your extracurricular activities, volunteer experiences, job experiences (if any), hobbies, etc.

Award
$2,000.00
Deadline
07/17/2020
Supplemental Questions
  1. I am a single parent with sole custody responsibility for my child/children.
  2. I am majoring under the College of Social & Behavioral Sciences, Health & Human Development, Humanities or Education.
  3. Which major are you pursuing at CSUN? How will your degree benefit your child (children)?
  4. Think back to a situation in your life where you had to decide between taking a risk and playing it safe. Which choice did you make? What was the outcome of your choice? Would you have made the same decision looking back on the experience or would you have made a different decision?
  5. [MSP 1] Please request: A letter of recommendation from a teacher, professor, counselor, or community leader - who can attest to your meritorious performance and personal strengths and can assess your potential for academic and career success. The letter should include a signature, title, and contact information. The letter should be addressed to: *Award Selection Committee*.
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