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 program and consider a university faculty career. This program is available to students enrolled in a State supported Masters degree program. Credential only or certificate candidates are not eligible

Award is intended for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Award Amounts range from $2000 to $4000 for the academic year.

Qualifications:

  • Enroll in graduate level courses.
    *Graduate students must work closely with their faculty mentor on a project and participate in CSUN’s Annual Student Research Symposium (CSUNposium) which will be held in the spring semester (date to be determined).
  • Graduate students must enroll in 6 units or more during the Fall 2020 & Spring 2021 terms.
  • Graduate CSUN GPA must be greater than or equal to 3.25.
  • Applicants must be enrolled in a CSUN State supported Masters degree program
  • Applicants enrolled in a credential, certificate, Doctoral, or extended learning programs will not be considered.
  • Applicants must have a FAFSA or California Dream Act Application on file.
  • Applicants must upload copies of all undergraduate and graduate unofficial transcripts.
  • Two required letters of recommendation must be submitted by CSUN faculty members via this my Matador Scholarships Portal
  • Applicants must demonstrate a record of strong academic performance.
  • Applicants must demonstrate experience in conducting research or other scholarly activities.
  • Students of all disciplines are encouraged to apply.

For questions regarding this scholarship opportunity please contact Office of Graduate Studies @ (818) 677-2138 or visit: https://www.csun.edu/graduate-studies/graduate-equity-program for more information.

Award
$2000.00
Deadline
05/01/2020
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please upload: Copies of all unofficial undergraduate transcripts.
  2. Please upload: Copies of all unofficial graduate transcripts.
  3. Semester and year you anticipate receiving your master's degree:
  4. I understand that I am required to work closely with my faculty mentor on a project and participate in CSUN’s Annual Student Research Symposium (CSUNposium) which will be held in the spring term.
  5. California Resident:
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