Gilbert and Jackie Cisneros Foundation Scholarship in Science and Mathematics

(Fall 2020 Award) The Gilbert and Jackie Cisneros Foundation Scholarship in Science and Mathematics was created to support a full-time first-time freshman in good standing enrolled in the College of Science and Mathematics.

The award is named after Gilbert and Jacki Cisneros in recognition of their long-standing commitment to supporting undergraduate education in Hispanic-Serving Institutions.

Applicants:

  • Must be enrolled in a degree program in the College of Science and Mathematics.
  • Must be a current CSUN full-time first-time freshman enrolled in (12 units or more) in good standing enrolled for the Spring 2020 term.
  • Recipient must enroll as a CSUN student for the Fall 2020 term in order to receive the award.
  • Must have a cumulative GPA greater than or equal to a 3.0.
  • Must request (2) letters of recommendation via the myMatador Scholarships Portal.
  • Must have a current FAFSA or California Dream Act Application on file.
  • Must upload a copy of unofficial CSUN transcripts.

*The scholarship funds will be applied in the fall semester of the following academic year, provided that the student maintains full-time enrollment for that fall semester.

*Preference will be given to students who come from disadvantaged economic and/or educational backgrounds.

*Opportunity is open to students from any department in the College of Science and Mathematics.

Note: If you are receiving financial aid (including loans), your financial aid award may be adjusted if you receive this scholarship. Please speak to a financial aid counselor during walk-in hours to get a detailed overview about your individual situation.

*If selected as the scholarship recipient, I agree to write a thank-you letter to the donor(s) and be willing to meet with the donor(s) or designee(s).

*Please contact Sonia Martinez at migdonia.martinez@csun.edu should you have any questions regarding this scholarship opportunity.

Award
$1,000.00
Deadline
02/29/2020
Supplemental Questions
  1. I am a current first-time freshman student enrolled in a degree program in the College of Science and Math.
  2. I am a first-time freshmen student in good standing enrolled for the Spring 2020 term.
  3. I am currently enrolled full-time for the Spring 2020 term and understand that if selected for this scholarship, I must also enroll full-time for the Fall 2020 term to receive the award.
  4. I have completed and submitted a FAFSA or California Dream Act Application for the 2019-2020 academic year.
  5. Please upload: A copy of your unofficial CSUN transcripts
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