Choksi Family Scholarship Endowment for Disability Resources and Educational Services

(Current Academic Year Opportunity) The Choksi Family Scholarship Endowment for Disability Resources and Educational Services will provide annual scholarship awards for students with disabilities. Students must demonstrate financial need, scholastic achievement, exceptional leadership and community service involvement.

Qualified applicants will be screened based on demonstrated financial need, scholastic achievement, exceptional leadership and community service involvement. The recipients of the annual scholarship award and the amounts of the award will be determined by a committee established and coordinated by the Department of Disability Resources and Educational Services (DRES). Students selected for the award will be honored at the Recognition Awards Ceremony where they will be recognized for their significant achievements.

The following information is also required for consideration:

  • Must be registered with DRES and enrolled at California State University for the current academic school year.
  • Must have completed a FAFSA or California Dream Act Application for the current academic year.
  • Students must demonstrate financial need, scholastic achievement, exceptional leadership and community service involvement.
  • Undergraduate students must enroll in 6 units or more during the Fall & Spring terms.
  • Graduate students must enroll in 4 units or more during the Fall & Spring terms.
  • Incoming freshmen undergraduate students must have a High School GPA of 2.50 or higher
  • Continuing undergraduate students must have a CSUN GPA of 2.50 or higher through the Fall term.
  • Graduate students must have a GRAD CSUN GPA of 2.50 or higher through the Fall term.
  • 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 on Sunday, April 26, 2020 @ The Northridge Center located in the USU from 1 to 4 p.m.

Please contact the DRES Office at dres@csun.edu should you have questions regarding this scholarship opportunity.

Award
$1000.00
Deadline
12/23/2019
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you registered with DRES and enrolled at California State University for the current academic school year?
  2. I have completed a FAFSA or California Dream Act Application for the current academic year.
  3. Will you be able to attend the Recognition Awards Ceremony on Sunday, April 26, 2020?
  4. What is the nature of your disability and how does it impact your life?
  5. 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.
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