Our Opportunities

Welcome! The scholarship opportunities listed below are provided by gifts from generous donors to support CSU, Chico students. You may review the scholarship opportunities listed below without signing in.

The 2020-2021 Wildcat Scholarship Application will open January 2, 2020 through February 15, 2020!!!

To apply for our scholarships, click the “Sign In” button to begin your General Scholarship Application. You must have a CSU, Chico Username and Password to sign in.
Your application along with imported data from your student record will automatically match to qualifications for each scholarship opportunity. You DO NOT need to apply individually for Wildcat scholarships, unless directed to “Recommended Opportunities” when your general application is complete.

External scholarships are offered by companies and organizations outside of CSU, Chico. Click on "External” in the Opportunities tab in the red bar above to view list.

For more detailed information on scholarships, please visit our Scholarships webpage at http://www.csuchico.edu/fa/scholarships.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000 Cathy Enke Memorial Scholarship
Major: Business Administration, Finance option. Minimum overall gpa 2.5 Class level: junior or senior Preference for students involved in...
Major: Business Administration, Finance option. Minimum overall gpa...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
varies Chevron Corporation Accounting Society Scholarship
Active member in the Accounting Society Class level: So, Jr, Sr, Grad Minimum overall gpa 3.3 U.S.Citizen or permanent resident...
Active member in the Accounting Society Class level: So, Jr, Sr,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Chevron Corporation Beta Alpha Psi Scholarship
Active member in Beta Alpha Psi Major in the College of Business Class level: So, Jr, Sr, Grad Minimum overall gpa 3.3 U.S.Citizen or...
Active member in Beta Alpha Psi Major in the College of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Chevron Corporation Management Scholarship
Major in the Management Department Class level: So, Jr, Sr, Grad Minimum overall gpa 3.3 U.S.Citizen or permanent resident...
Major in the Management Department Class level: So, Jr, Sr,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Chico State General Math Scholarship
Used to supplement Department of Math and Statistics scholarships. NSC-MATH
Used to supplement Department of Math and Statistics scholarships. NSC-MATH
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
Varies Fazal Mohamed Khan Scholarship
Citizenship Country: Pakistan Any major First-time, transfer, or continuing student All class levels This scholarship was established by a...
Citizenship Country: Pakistan Any major First-time, transfer, or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$2,000 Institute of Management Accountants Scholarship
Major/Options: Business Administration (Accounting or Finance). Member in good standing of the Chico State Accounting Society. Minimum overall...
Major/Options: Business Administration (Accounting or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$1000 minimum Jason T. Pace Scholarship
Major: Civil Engineering. Minimum overall gpa: 3.0. Financial need. Class level: JR or SR. If a student does not qualify for the award...
Major: Civil Engineering. Minimum overall gpa: 3.0. Financial...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1000 minimum
Ended
$500 Melinda Norlie Scholarship
Major: Psychology Major: Psychology pursuing a Master’s of Science Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy. Class level: Graduate must have...
Major: Psychology Major: Psychology pursuing a Master’s of Science...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
varies North State Aging Scholarship
Major: Social Work or Health and Community Services Minimum overall gpa 3.0 Class level: sophomore, junior, senior or graduate MUST be...
Major: Social Work or Health and Community Services Minimum overall...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
$500 Simone-Letcher Classical Guitar Scholarship
Major: Music and/or Music Industry & Technology. Recipient must be participating in classical guitar instruction with CSU, Chico faculty in the...
Major: Music and/or Music Industry & Technology. Recipient must be...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$2,000 California League of Food Processors Scholarship
Majors in the College of Agriculture Financial need Career interest in food processing industry (self-identified on application) This...
Majors in the College of Agriculture Financial need Career interest...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
varies Chevron Corporation Finance and Marketing Scholarship
Major in the Finance and Marketing Department pursuing a degree beneficial to Chevron business. Class level: So, Jr, Sr, Grad Minimum overall...
Major in the Finance and Marketing Department pursuing a degree...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
$88.00 Nathan Paul Abbott Memorial Scholarship
Major: Construction Management Minimum overall gpa 2.5 Financial need Junior or senior Work experience in the construction industry (i.e.,...
Major: Construction Management Minimum overall gpa 2.5 Financial...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $88.00
Ended
$1,000 NCCI Excellence in Construction Management Scholarship
Major in Construction Management Minimum overall gpa 3.0 The Northern California Construction Institute (NCCI) was an organization dedicated to...
Major in Construction Management Minimum overall gpa 3.0 The Northern...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$500 Paul Martinsen Memorial Scholarship-HCSV
Major: Health and Community Services with emphasis in Gerontology. Minimum overall gpa 3.0. Financial need. Junior or senior Paul Martinsen...
Major: Health and Community Services with emphasis in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$500 Paul Martinsen Memorial Scholarship-SWRK
Major: Social Work Emphasis in Gerontology. Minimum overall gpa 3.0. Financial need. Junior or senior Paul Martinsen was director of the...
Major: Social Work Emphasis in Gerontology. Minimum overall gpa...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$500 minimum Raine and Steve Family Scholarship
Any major Raised in foster care before the age of 18. Financial need Must have experienced HARDSHIP and met with DIFFICULT CHALLENGES on...
Any major Raised in foster care before the age of 18. Financial...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500 minimum
Ended
Varies Baseball Scholarship
Scholarship to support Men’s baseball student-athletes. Must meet NCAA eligibility requirements
Scholarship to support Men’s baseball student-athletes. Must meet NCAA...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$500 Betty Lou Raker Women's Basketball Scholarship
Recipient must be a returning Chico State women’s basketball player. The emphasis should be on selecting a recipient who is a team player and a...
Recipient must be a returning Chico State women’s basketball player. ...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
Varies Bill Niepoth Track & Field/Cross Country Scholarship
This scholarship is for male or female student-athletes who participate in cross-country or track and field at Chico State. Priority is for those...
This scholarship is for male or female student-athletes who participate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$2,000 Bix B Whitcomb Scholar/Athlete Scholarship
Must be a member of a varsity sports team Must be pursuing a major in the College of Humanities and Fine Arts Preference is given to applicants...
Must be a member of a varsity sports team Must be pursuing a major in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$500 Burton Feingold Memorial Scholarship
Athletics – Valleyball, basketball and baseball coaches will select recipients for each of the three sports. 1st preference will be given to...
Athletics – Valleyball, basketball and baseball coaches will select...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$3,000 CalRTA Laura E. Settle Foundation Scholarship
The intent of this scholarship is to support students pursuing a teaching career. Must be a California resident Admitted/enrolled in a...
The intent of this scholarship is to support students pursuing a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000
Ended
$1,500 Chico State Athletics Hall of Fame Scholarship
The Chico State Athletic Hall of Fame, formally established in 1986, recognizes individuals who competed with unusual distinction in one or more...
The Chico State Athletic Hall of Fame, formally established in 1986,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
Varies Clark and Betty Porter Scholarship for Men's & Women's Basketball
This scholarship was established to provide support to Men’s and Women’s Basketball. 3.00 GPA preferred, minimum is 2.50. Preference to support...
This scholarship was established to provide support to Men’s and Women’s...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$2,000 Dave Hardy Soccer Scholarship
Intent of this scholarship is to honor Dave Hardy, a four-year starter with the Wildcat soccer team. A consummate leader – Dave was captain of the...
Intent of this scholarship is to honor Dave Hardy, a four-year starter...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$0.00 David Prime Soccer Scholarship
Recipient to be a student athlete participating in the varsity Men’s Soccer Program. The head men’s soccer coach, in consultation with the Chico...
Recipient to be a student athlete participating in the varsity Men’s...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
$400 Dick and Marge Maddux Basketball Scholarship
The intent of this scholarship is to assist a Chico State men’s or women’s basketball student-athlete with academic related expenses. Dick and...
The intent of this scholarship is to assist a Chico State men’s or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $400
Ended
$1,000 Donald R. Penland Baseball Scholarship
Recipient must be a skilled athlete who is a member of the Chico State Men’s Baseball team. Don believed that athletic participation is important...
Recipient must be a skilled athlete who is a member of the Chico State...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
Varies Ed and Lucille Hendricks Memorial Scholarship
Alternate between Men’s and Women’s Basketball. Selected by Men’s and Women’s Basketball coaches and the Athletic Director. Lucille Hendricks was...
Alternate between Men’s and Women’s Basketball. Selected by Men’s and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Gabriel Anthony Sisneroz Memorial Scholarship
Students enrolled in intercollegiate athletic programs: Baseball or Men’s Basketball Top priority is financial need Minimum overall gpa...
Students enrolled in intercollegiate athletic programs: Baseball or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$400 Gene Rideout Men's Basketball Scholarship
This scholarship is to provide support for Men’s Basketball. If tennis returns as a varsity sport is it to be split 50-50 between both sports. ...
This scholarship is to provide support for Men’s Basketball. If tennis...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $400
Ended
$1,000 George and Debbie Maderos Scholarship
Men’s Basketball player George Maderos: Chico State graduate (1951-55), born and raised in Chico. Selected as the Senior Athlete of the year...
Men’s Basketball player George Maderos: Chico State graduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$400 Gregg and Phyllis Berryman Men's Basketball Scholarship
The intent of this scholarship is to assist a Chico State Men’s Basketball student-athlete with academic related expenses. Phyllis and Gregg are...
The intent of this scholarship is to assist a Chico State Men’s...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $400
Ended
$500 Harry M. (Hank) Marsh Women's Basketball Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide support to a women’s basketball student athlete. ATH-Basketball
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide support to a women’s...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$2,000 Jack and Nancy Fox Golf Scholarship
Must be participating on the Chico State Men’s Golf Team. Selection made at the discretion of the head coach for men’s golf, in concert with the...
Must be participating on the Chico State Men’s Golf Team. Selection made...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$0.00 Jennifer Rush Softball Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide support to a local athlete in women’s softball. ATH-Softball
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide support to a local athlete...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
Varies Joseph Smith Soccer Scholarship
Recipient must be a player on the CSUC Men’s Varsity Soccer team. Class level: sophomore, junior, senior, graduate. Coaches will determine...
Recipient must be a player on the CSUC Men’s Varsity Soccer team. Class...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000 Lydon-Martin Family Women's Basketball Leadership Scholarship
The intent of this scholarship is to assist future generations of Chico State Women’s Basketball student-athletes while recognizing the...
The intent of this scholarship is to assist future generations of Chico...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$400 Marilyn Niepoth Women's Basketball Scholarship
Preference given to a freshmen women’s basketball student-athlete who can potentially receive the scholarship for 4 years (if there is no freshman...
Preference given to a freshmen women’s basketball student-athlete who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $400
Ended
Varies Mary Ann Lazzarini Women Basketball Scholarship
Award will be given to a returning player that contributes to the success of the women’s basketball team. Mary Ann Lazzarini was head coach of...
Award will be given to a returning player that contributes to the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Men's Basketball Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide support to a men’s basketball student athletes. Must meet NCAA eligibility requirements
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide support to a men’s...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Men's Cross Country Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide support to a men’s cross country student athletes. Must meet NCAA eligibility requirements
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide support to a men’s cross...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Men's Golf Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide support to a men’s golf student athletes. Must meet NCAA eligibility requirements
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide support to a men’s golf...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Men's Soccer Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide support to a men’s soccer student athletes. ATH-Soccer
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide support to a men’s soccer...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Men's Track Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide support to a men’s track student athletes. Must meet NCAA eligibility requirements
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide support to a men’s track...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Mike McPherson Chico State and Chico High School Athletic Scholarship
Scholarships for the Athletic program. High school graduate from Chico, California This endowment is designated to be the sole remainder residuary...
Scholarships for the Athletic program. High school graduate from Chico,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$500 Multicultural and Gender Studies Scholarship
Major in the Multicultural and Gender Studies program Upper division undergraduates Overall minimum gpa 3.0. Must demonstrate academic...
Major in the Multicultural and Gender Studies program Upper division...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$1,000 Penland Family Softball Scholarship
Recipient must be a skilled athlete who is a member of the Chico State Women’s Softball Team. Our family has been wanting to establish a...
Recipient must be a skilled athlete who is a member of the Chico State...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended