MSP SAGE Society Scholarships

Funds will be awarded for the 2021-2022 AY.

SAGE was born in Spring of 1987, starting with 12 inspired, hard working members, and one study discussion group, SAGE now has 14 study discussion groups and a membership of over 150 and growing. SAGE Learning in Retirement is an organization for retired and semi-retired seniors interested in intellectual and cultural stimulation. SAGE has a long tradition of providing financial support to CSUN through designated donations made through yearly dues as well as special bequests to honor members. For the 2021-2022 academic year, the SAGE Society is proud to sponsor a unique scholarship opportunity. The following information will detail the SAGE scholarship.

Please note: Any change to your enrollment status resulting in less than full time enrollment for any term within the award year will result in a cancellation of your award.
**Preference will be given to Graduate Students.

  • Selected recipients must be available to attend the SAGE spring forum luncheon held in a San Fernando Valley location, exact date (TBA).
    ****International students are not eligible to apply

Fall 2021 Awards:

The SAGE Learning in Retirement (SAGE LR) Scholarship
MSP June Adler Memorial Scholarship

Opportunity Details:
Awards are intended for the 2021-2022 academic year.
Award Amount $1,200.00 (SAGE LR) Scholarship
Award Amount: $3,300.00 June Adler Memorial Scholarship

The SAGE Learning in Retirement (SAGE LR) Scholarship:

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Open to undergraduate and graduate students pursuing a degree in Physics or Astrophysics program.
  • Applicants must have a GPA of at least 3.0
  • Recipients must be enrolled full-time (12 + units if an undergraduate, 6+ units if graduate with preference given to graduate students enrolled full-time) during the Fall & Spring terms of the award year.
  • One letter of recommendation must be requested through the my Matador Scholarship system.
  • Must upload a copy of your student resume. A student resume is a detailed record of your personal and educational information. It includes the name of your school/college, coursework, projects (if any) undertaken, and awards. The resume may also contain additional information like your extracurricular activities, volunteer experiences, job experiences (if any), hobbies, etc.

MSP June Adler Memorial Scholarship:

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Open to undergraduate and graduate students pursuing a degree in Childhood and Adolescent Development with the objective of a career in child psychology, counseling, family law, or with a non-profit which provides services to troubled children or teens.
  • Applicants must have a GPA of at least a 3.0
  • Recipients must be enrolled full-time (12 + units if an undergraduate, 6+ units if graduate with preference given to graduate students enrolled full-time) during the Fall & Spring terms of the award year.
  • One letter of recommendation must be requested through the my Matador Scholarship system.
  • Must upload a copy of your student resume. A student resume is a detailed record of your personal and educational information. It includes the name of your school/college, coursework, projects (if any) undertaken, and awards. The resume may also contain additional information like your extracurricular activities, volunteer experiences, job experiences (if any), hobbies, etc.

Award
Varies
Deadline
08/13/2021
Supplemental Questions
  1. For preference: I am a CSUN graduate student.
  2. If awarded, I will be available to attend the SAGE spring forum luncheon (Date to be announced)
  3. Please request: Academic letter of recommendation
  4. Essay Questions:
    • For consideration of the June Adler Memorial Scholarship: What are your career goals and how did you become interested in this career?
    • For consideration of the The SAGE Learning in Retirement (SAGE LR) Scholarship: Ideally, how would you like to use your education in physics/astrophysics to make a difference in our world?
  5. Please upload: A copy of your resume/CV (Please review help text)