Tseng Graduate Equity Program

Funds will be awarded for the 2022-2023 AY

The Tseng Graduate Equity Program is designed to increase the diversity of students completing a graduate degree, encourage further study in a doctoral program and consider a university faculty career. This program is available to students enrolled in a self-support master’s degree program (administered through CSUN’s Tseng College).

Award Amount: Up to $2000 for the academic year.

*Any change to your enrollment status resulting in less than required enrollment for any term within the award year will result in a cancellation of your award.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Open to CSUN graduate students who are enrolled in self-support master’s degree program (administered through CSUN’s Tseng College).
  • Must have a FAFSA or California Dream Act application on file for the upcoming academic year.
  • Graduate students must have a GRAD GPA of at least 3.25
  • Graduate students must be enrolled during the Fall 2022 & Spring 2023 terms of the award year.
  • Graduate students must participate in CSUN’s Annual Student Research Symposium (CSUNposium) which will be held in the spring semester (date to be determined).
  • Must demonstrate a minimum need of $1,000 by having a FAFSA or California Dream Act Application on file.
  • Upload a copy of current graduate unofficial transcripts.
  • One letter of recommendation must be requested through the my Matador Scholarship system.
  • Students of all disciplines are encouraged to apply.
  • Applicants must complete an application form, a personal statement, and one letter of recommendation submitted by CSUN faculty member via the my Matador Scholarships Portal.

Note: In addition to meeting the basic qualifications listed above, applicants who demonstrate a record of strong academic performance will be advantaged within a competitive applicant pool.

For questions regarding this scholarship opportunity please contact Office of Graduate Studies @ (818) 677-2138.

Supplemental Questions
  1. I am or will be a graduate student for the upcoming academic year.
  2. Semester and year you anticipate receiving your master's degree:
  3. I am or will be enrolled in a CSUN self-support master's degree program (administered through CSUN’s Tseng College).
  4. California Resident:
  5. GRE Score: (If Available)
    • 1. Verbal:
    • 2. Quantitative:
    • 3. Analytical:
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