MSP Priscilla Moyer Scholarship Fund

The Priscilla Moyer Scholarship Fund was created to award one annual $10,000 scholarship to a CSUN undergrtaduate student.

About the Donor:

Priscilla Moyer has had a career focused on technology within the financial services sector. Her most recent role has been senior vice president and chief information officer of Franklin Resources, Inc. As CIO, Ms. Moyer has had global responsibilities for technology for the organization, including all business systems application development and support, data and collaboration platforms, global operations of centralized and local data centers, personal computing platforms, communications infrastructure, and the technology helpdesk. This has included an organization over 1,400 people strong working for her around the world.
Priscilla started at the University during the 1970’s and had an early opportunity to explore different programs and majors during her time at CSUN. Eventually making her way to the College of Business and Economics, where she pursued a degree in Economics and graduating from the University in 1981. As a first generation student who put herself through CSUN, Priscilla understands the challenges facing students today with the cost of higher education and the lack of financial aid available to all students, thus she has created the Priscilla Moyer Scholarship Fund to assist a new generation of matadors.

Applicants:

*Must have a minimum 2.80 CSUN GPA.
*Must demonstrate Scholastic Achievement, exceptional leadership, and community service.
*Undergraduate students must enroll in 12 units or more during each award term – Fall & Spring terms of the upcoming academic year.
*Expected Family Contribution (EFC) of $6,000 or above as determined by your submitted FAFSA application.
*Must request (2) letters of recommendation via the _my_Matador Scholarships portal.
*Must submit CV/student resume.

Award
$10,000.00
Deadline
05/29/2020
Supplemental Questions
  1. I have completed and submitted a FAFSA or California Dream Act Application for the current and upcoming academic year.
  2. What does it mean to be a CSUN Matador? How do you uphold these traits and/or values?
  3. Describe your academic and career goals: a) What motivates you to excel in your major? b) How will your experiences at California State University, Northridge guide you in your future endeavors?
  4. Please describe your community service and extracurricular experiences. Describe how your participation has exemplified your exceptional leadership skills and how you have made a difference in your community.
  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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