DRES Scholarships

(Current Academic Year Opportunity) Spring 2021: Each year, Disability Resources and Educational Services (DRES) recognizes outstanding students, who have excelled in some aspect of their life while enrolled at California State University, Northridge. A number of on-campus groups, community individuals, and service organizations sponsor awards ranging in value from $1,000 to $3,000. In addition to academic achievement, many other special qualities are considered and recognized. These include contributions to the university or community through service activities, leadership potential, and/or artistic and athletic achievements. Students with and without financial need are encouraged to apply. Students selected for the awards are required to attend the Recognition Awards Ceremony where they will be recognized for their achievements.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Must be registered with DRES and enrolled at California State University, Northridge for the current academic school year.
  • Undergraduate students must be enrolled in 6 units or more during the Fall & Spring terms.
  • Graduate students must be enrolled in 4 units or more during the Fall & Spring terms.
  • Undergraduate students must have a CSUN GPA of 2.50 or higher through the Fall term.
  • Graduate students must have a GRAD CSUN cumulative GPA of 2.50 or higher through the Fall term.
  • Students are eligible for a maximum of two awards but limited to one award at the undergraduate level and one at the graduate level.
  • Three letters of recommendation are required by the submission deadline.
  • All majors are welcome to apply.
  • Awardees must be available to attend the Recognition Awards Ceremony on Sunday, April 25, 2021 at 1 p.m.

Must be enrolled at CSUN for Fall and Spring semesters for the current academic year. Tseng College students and students enrolled in accelerated programs are eligible to apply.

Please email dres@csun.edu if you have questions regarding this scholarship opportunity.

Award
Varies
Deadline
01/08/2021
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you registered with DRES and enrolled at California State University, Northridge for the current academic school year?
  2. Will you be able to attend the Recognition Awards Ceremony on Sunday, April 25, 2021 @ 1 p.m.?
  3. What is the nature of your disability and how does it impact your life?
  4. 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.
  5. What are your career and life goals after college?
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