Our Opportunities

Welcome! THE WILDCAT SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION Application period: JANUARY 2 – FEBRUARY 15.

The Watling RN-BSN Scholarship is open until March 30th. Letters of recommendation are due April 9th.

TO APPLY for OUR SCHOLARSHIPS, click the “Sign In” button on the top right to begin your General Scholarship Application. Students must have applied to CSU, Chico, have a student ID number, and established their Portal Account 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.

The scholarship opportunities listed below are gifts from our generous donors to support CSU Chico students. You may review the scholarship opportunities listed below without signing in.

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

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

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Aymer Jay Hamilton Memorial Scholarship
Priority for students preparing for career in teaching all class...
$500 Aztlan Scholarship
Major: Civil Engineering Financial need Continuing or transfer...
Varies B. Gordon/Lotys Sandstorm Gibb Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship will be awarded based on demonstrated exceptional talent,...
Varies Barbara Margaret Johnson Reentry Scholarship
Any major High financial need primary criteria. Continuing or...
Varies Barbara Mullane Culver Memorial Scholarship
Major: Nursing Must have completed one semester in the Nursing...
varies Bardsley & Tourkolias Scholarship for Journalism
Majoring in Journalism All undergraduate students with financial...
Varies Beavers Heavy Construction Scholarship
Major: Construction Management or Civil Engineering Minimum overall...
Varies Bechtel Foundation Scholarship
General scholarship Any Major GPA min 2.0 UW-USC-GENERAL
$7,912 Bell Family Presidential Scholarship
RECRUITMENT – Top prospective first-time freshmen from the College of...
Varies Betsy Elizabeth Randolph Spanish Language Scholarship
Major: Spanish or Spanish Single-subject Credential Minimum overall...
Varies Beverly Wadsworth Memorial Scholarship
Major in the Department of Kinesiology, upper division...
Varies Bill McConnell-Richard Tolette Scholarship
Major in the Department of Kinesiology, Class level: junior,...
Varies Bill Wesley Brown Kiwanis Industrial Technology Scholarship (ITEC)
The intent of this scholarship is to support students majoring in...
Varies Blake Family Foundation Journalism Scholarship
Major: Journalism; News Ed or Public Relations...
$1,000.00 Bob and Sylvia Edmiston Scholarship
Major: Liberal Studies Must meet GPA min of 2.0 Undergraduate:...
Varies Bob Sherrard Award
Major in political science, social science, social work, or...
Varies Bob Vivian Public Relations Scholarship
Major: Journalism, option in public relations Class level: upper...
Varies Bobby Dean Memorial Scholarship
Must be a member in good standing in a CSUC recognized Greek...
Varies Bonney Clough Strain Scholarship
This scholarship was established to support students preparing to...
$1,500 Brad & Christen Kaufman Scholarship
Major in Construction Management Min. GPA of 2.75 or...
varies BSS Academic & Performance Recruitment Scholarship
RECRUITMENT – This scholarship is to be used to recruit incoming...
$1,500.00 BSS Entering Student Scholarship Fund
RECRUITMENT – These awards are to attract and recruit the most excellent...
$3,800.00 Buffardi Family Scholarshp
Any Major Min GPA 3.0 UGRD: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior and...
Varies Burr Family Scholarship
English major Undergraduate First generation college...
1000 minimum BUS Academic & Performance Recruitment Scholarship
RECRUITMENT – Academic and Performance Scholarships are to be used to...
varies Butte-Glenn Medical Society Alliance
Scholarship for students in the Nursing Program with financial...
$450 C. Bradley Page Industrial Technology Scholarship (ITEC)
Major in Department of Mechanical, Mechatronic and Sustainable...
$1,000 C. Robert Laxson Memorial Scholarship
Music major Minimum overall gpa 3.0 Class Level: jr, sr, post-bacc,...
Varies Cal Almond Scholarship
Major: Agricultural Business or Agriculture with option in Crops,...
$1,500 California Crop Improvement Association Scholarship
Major in the College of Agriculture Minimum overall GPA...
5,000 per year for 4 years California Iota Chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon President Scholarship - new
This is a President Scholarship for recruitment and retention of...
$1,000 CALRTA Mt. Lassen, Div. 9 Teacher Scholarship
Acceptance in teaching credential program. Must have attended high...
$1,500 Carianne Wrona Memorial Musical Theatre Scholarship
Major in Music Theatre, Music, or Music Education Undergraduate:...
$1,000 Carl and Katie Thomas Scholarship
Major: Political Science. *This scholarship was established for...
Varies Carl Edwin Hein History Scholarship
For Upper Division and Graduate students Majoring in...
$1000 min Caroline Aldrich-Langen Scholarship
Undergraduate: Juniors, Seniors and Graduate students Maintain min....
varies Carrie Ann Rood Memorial Scholarship
Major: Nursing Class level junior,senior or...
Varies Carroll A. Curtis Memorial Scholarship
Major: any major in the Department of Mechanical Engineering,...
Varies Charles and Mary Nelsen Scholarship
Any major in the College of Business Financial...
Varies Charles Thornton and Martha Self Memorial Scholarship
Candidates pursuing a career of teaching or administration in the...
Varies Charlie and Jackie Crabb Student Recruitment Scholarship
RECRUITMENT – This scholarship to be used at the dean’ discretion to...
$1,000 Charlie Gardemeyer Memorial Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to encourage and support students...
Varies Chemistry Legacy Scholarship
Scholarship for majors in the Department of Chemistry. Criteria to be...
Varies Cheryl Worden Maglischo Memorial Scholarship
Enrolled and admitted into the Biomechanics Program in the Department...
Varies Chevron Corporation Business Information Systems Scholarship
" * Major: Business Information Systems Class level: So, Jr, Sr,...
Varies Chevron Corporation Computer Science Scholarship
Major in the Department of Computer Science Class level: So, Jr, Sr,...
$2,000 min Chico Alumni Chapter Scholarship
New and continuing Chico State students with a minimum of two...
$1,000 Chico Engineering Scholarship
Any major in the College of Engineering, Computer Science and...
varies Chico Senior Citizens Scholarship
Any major Minimum overall GPA 2.0 Financial need Class level:...
varies Chico State Ag Alumni Recruitment Scholarship
RECRUITMENT – This award to be used at the dean’s discretion to recruit...