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
$400 Phyllis and Gregg Berryman Women's Basketball Scholarship
The intent of this scholarship is to assist a Chico State Women’s Basketball student-athlete with academic related expenses. Must meet NCAA...
The intent of this scholarship is to assist a Chico State Women’s...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $400
Ended
Varies Prime Timer's Reentry Student Scholarship
The intent is to support *reentry *students with financial need that had an interruption in their formal education of at least 5 years before...
The intent is to support *reentry *students with financial need that had...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Softball Scholarship
Scholarship to support women’s softball student athletes. Must meet NCAA eligibility requirements
Scholarship to support women’s softball student athletes. Must meet NCAA...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000.00 Tehama Group Communications Scholarship
Majors in the College of Communication and Education. Outstanding performance as a member of Tehama Group Communications Outstanding...
Majors in the College of Communication and Education. Outstanding...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
Varies Thomas Owen Athletic Scholarship
Athletic scholarship to help CSU, Chico build and retain the best men and women’s athletic teams and programs. Must meet NCAA eligibility requirements
Athletic scholarship to help CSU, Chico build and retain the best men...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Tom DuFour Memorial Golf Scholarship
Two scholarships each year – one for men’s gold and the other for women’s golf. If student with financial need is not available, scholarship...
Two scholarships each year – one for men’s gold and the other for...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$500 Uli Hanf Women's Track & Field Scholarship
The intent is to honor Uli Hanf, father of Oliver Hanf, Chico State’s head women’s track and field coach. Uli Hanf is a lifetime track fan, and...
The intent is to honor Uli Hanf, father of Oliver Hanf, Chico State’s...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
Varies Volleyball Scholarship
Scholarship to support volleyball student-athletes. ATH-Volleyball
Scholarship to support volleyball student-athletes. ATH-Volleyball
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$2,250 Walt Schafer Cross-Country & Track and Field Scholarship
“Competitor in both cross-country and track and field. Balanced awards over time to men and women” Funding this scholarship is a welcome...
“Competitor in both cross-country and track and field. Balanced awards...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,250
Ended
Varies Women's Basketball Scholarship
Scholarship to support Women’s basketball student-athletes. Must meet NCAA eligibility requirements
Scholarship to support Women’s basketball student-athletes. Must meet...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Women's Cross Country Scholarship
Scholarship to support Women’s Cross Country student-athletes. Must meet NCAA eligibility requirements
Scholarship to support Women’s Cross Country student-athletes. Must...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Women's Golf Scholarship
Intent is to provide scholarships for Women’s Golf. ATH-Golf
Intent is to provide scholarships for Women’s Golf. ATH-Golf
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Women's Soccer Scholarship
Scholarship to support Women’s Soccer student-athletes. Must meet NCAA eligibility requirements
Scholarship to support Women’s Soccer student-athletes. Must meet NCAA...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Women's Swimming Scholarship
Scholarship to support Women’s Swimming student-athletes. Must meet NCAA eligibility requirements
Scholarship to support Women’s Swimming student-athletes. Must meet NCAA...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Women's Tennis Scholarship
Scholarship to support Women’s Tennis student-athletes. Must meet NCAA eligibility requirements
Scholarship to support Women’s Tennis student-athletes. Must meet NCAA...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Women's Track Scholarship
Scholarship to support Women’s Track student-athletes. Must meet NCAA eligibility requirements
Scholarship to support Women’s Track student-athletes. Must meet NCAA...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies North State Symphony Scholarship
The Chico Symphony Guild established this scholarship, funded by private donations and events, to encourage and support outstanding student...
The Chico Symphony Guild established this scholarship, funded by private...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies A. H. Weibel and A. W. Bramwell Scholarship
Major: Journalism Class Level: any This scholarship supports students studying journalism and/or telecommunications, including broadcast...
Major: Journalism Class Level: any This scholarship supports...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
varies Aaron Drange Memorial Scholarship
Major: Music (general music or recording arts option) Continuing students Class level: SO, JR, SR Minimum overall GPA 2.5 Must be...
Major: Music (general music or recording arts option) Continuing...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies
Varies Academic Advising Summer Orientation Scholarship
Apply only if you meet the qualifications. Minimum overall gpa 2.3 Class level: FR, SO, JR, SR, Grad Must have successfully completed a...
Apply only if you meet the qualifications. Minimum overall gpa...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
varies Academic Excellence Scholarship for Electrical & Computer Engineering
Major: Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering Class level: undergraduates. Beginning award to first-time freshmen or new transfer...
Major: Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering Class level:...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies
Varies Accounting Scholarship
Major: Business Administration, Accounting option. First-time freshmen or new transfers. Minimum overall gpa: 3.5. Intent to influence the...
Major: Business Administration, Accounting option. First-time...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Agnes Dix Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for students in upper division nursing courses based on scholarship and financial need. Award to highly able students to enable them...
Scholarship for students in upper division nursing courses based on...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies AGR Academic & Performance Recruitment Scholarship
RECRUITMENT – The CSU, Chico University Foundation allocates funds annually to each college to support recruitment of top students. The goal of...
RECRUITMENT – The CSU, Chico University Foundation allocates funds...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$500 Al Doiron Memorial Scholarship
Major: Civil Engineering or Construction Management Minimum overall GPA 2.5 Upper division undergraduate Should embody entrepreneurial...
Major: Civil Engineering or Construction Management Minimum overall...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
Varies Alan F. Jensen Memorial Scholarship
Major: Sociology or Social Work with a career plan in teaching or public service Academic Level: Jr, Sr and Graduates Min GPA 2.5 or...
Major: Sociology or Social Work with a career plan in teaching or...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Alan H. Greenlaw Memorial Scholarship
_Preference _is for student veterans who have had hardships or obstacles to overcome in achieving their academic goals. Student veterans with...
_Preference _is for student veterans who have had hardships or...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$600 Alice W. Patten and Lois Needham Memorial Scholarship
Major: Criminal Justice Minimum overall gpa 3.0 Class level: FR, SO, JR, SR First time, Continuing, Transfer The scholarship was created in...
Major: Criminal Justice Minimum overall gpa 3.0 Class level: FR, SO,...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $600
$1,000 American Agriculture Scholarship
Major in the College of Agriculture Financial need. Minimum overall GPA 2.5 Preference given to Native Americans The Agriculture Scholarship...
Major in the College of Agriculture Financial need. Minimum overall...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000
Varies Amy Kee Outstanding Upward Bound Senior Award Scholarship
Amy Kee was a CSU, Chico student/Upward Bound tutor and advisor, and an Upward Bound resident advisor. She inspired and helped many participants...
Amy Kee was a CSU, Chico student/Upward Bound tutor and advisor, and an...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Andrew Southard Scholarship
Major in Department of Computer Science Continuing student This scholarship was established in memory of Andrew Southard. ECC-CSCI
Major in Department of Computer Science Continuing student This...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Andy J. Roberts Memorial Award
This scholarship is intended for a deserving undergraduate Civil Engineering students. Preference to student who has overcome significant...
This scholarship is intended for a deserving undergraduate Civil...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$200 Angela Nuzum Scholarship
Major: Nutrition and Food Sciences Program Undergraduates minimum overall GPA 3.0 financial need This scholarship was established to provide...
Major: Nutrition and Food Sciences Program Undergraduates minimum...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $200
Varies Anna DeBow Scholarship Fund
Any major Undergraduates Graduate of a high school in Shasta County, California Financial need New awards to first-time...
Any major Undergraduates Graduate of a high school in Shasta...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
varies Anne (Burns) Sena Business Information Systems Scholarship
All majors and options in Business Information Systems Department Upper division – continuing junior or senior and transfer Minimum 3.2 overall...
All majors and options in Business Information Systems...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies
Varies Antranik and Berjoohy Vartabedian Scholarship
Scholarship dedicated to helping students with financial need who wish to pursue a teaching career and have a declared major leading toward a...
Scholarship dedicated to helping students with financial need who wish...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
varies April Narad Memorial Scholarship
Major: any Class level: FR, SO, JR, SR Reentry student (reentry defined as returned to higher education after a minimum of 5 year break in...
Major: any Class level: FR, SO, JR, SR Reentry student (reentry...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies
$200 Archie Gobba Music Scholarship
Recipients are selected by audition Must demonstrate high academic achievement Minimum overall gpa 3.5 Financial need Class level: Freshman...
Recipients are selected by audition Must demonstrate high academic...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $200
$500 Archie McDonald Social Work Academic Excellence Scholarship
Major: Social Work This scholarship was established to encourage excellence, to recognize service, express gratitude, and provide incentive to...
Major: Social Work This scholarship was established to encourage...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
$500 Archie McDonald Social Work Sophomore Scholarship
Major: Social Work 2nd semester sophomore at time of selection, may be junior when scholarship is paid. Financial need This scholarship was...
Major: Social Work 2nd semester sophomore at time of selection, may...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
Varies Arloe Anania-Murray Physics Scholarship
Major: Physics Minimum overall gpa 3.0 Service to others is a factor that will be considered in making the award. The intent of this award is...
Major: Physics Minimum overall gpa 3.0 Service to others is a factor...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$500 Art Acker Physical Education Scholarship
Major: Department of Kinsiology Continuing student Class level: senior or graduate (M.A.) This scholarship was established in memory of...
Major: Department of Kinsiology Continuing student Class level:...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
Varies Art and Marie Welch Teacher Scholarship
Credential candidates and Liberal Studies majors pursuing pursuing careers in teaching. Financial need Minimum overall gpa 3.0 Academic...
Credential candidates and Liberal Studies majors pursuing pursuing...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Arthur C. Coggins Engineering Scholarship
Major in Mechanical Engineering. Interest in the area of energy. Undergraduates. In 1980 Arthur Coggins donated funds and a solar tracking...
Major in Mechanical Engineering. Interest in the area of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$300 min Arthur Preciado Memorial Scholarship
Major: Social Work Class level: entering traditional senior year phase of study in fall. May be junior at the time of selection. The selected...
Major: Social Work Class level: entering traditional senior year...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $300 min
Varies Arvel V. Allread Memorial Music Scholarship
Must be accepted in the teacher credential program for Music. Preference given to students with an instrumental emphasis. The Music and Theatre...
Must be accepted in the teacher credential program for...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
varies Associated Students Academic Scholarship
Must demonstrate interest and involvement in on-campus and off-campus activities with the degree and importance of involvement explained in their...
Must demonstrate interest and involvement in on-campus and off-campus...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies
varies Associated Students Campus/Community Activities Scholarship
Must demonstrate interest and involvement in on-campus and off-campus activities with the degree and importance of that involvement explained in...
Must demonstrate interest and involvement in on-campus and off-campus...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies
Varies Augie Merrill Nursing Scholarship
Must be accepted into Nursing Program. Financial need Augie Merrill was a retired nurse from San Francisco who hoped this scholarship would...
Must be accepted into Nursing Program. Financial need Augie Merrill...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Aurelia Haehn Memorial Scholarship
Major in the Social Science Program Financial Need required Undergraduates, *or Credential or masters student that continued after completing...
Major in the Social Science Program Financial Need...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies