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
$1,500.00 Dr. Barbara Holland's Peevers Memorial Scholarship
Sociology major Class level: junior, senior or graduate financial...
Ended
$3,000.00 Dr. Betz & Dr. Harold Frederick Scholarship
Natural Sciences major and must be interested in a teaching credential...
Ended
Varies Dr. Carol Channing & Harry Kulijian Scholarship for the Arts
Major in Music and Theatre Department or Art and Art History...
Ended
$1,500 Dr. Charles Genthe Scholarship
Major in English or History Continuing or Transfer student Academic...
Ended
$500 Dr. Charles L. Millis Elementary Education Scholarship
Must be accepted for the multiple subjects credential...
Ended
varies Dr. Chela Mendoza Patterson Scholarship
Recipient shall meet the following...
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Varies Dr. Cindy Ratekin Scholarship
Major: Child Development Undergraduate The intent of the scholarship...
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Varies Dr. Fred Smiley English Scholarship
Major in English emphasis in either American Literature Prose and...
Ended
Varies Dr. Fred Zannon Student Incentive Award
Any major High financial need First generation college...
Ended
Varies Dr. George Benson Memorial Scholarship
Major: Communication Design; Option: Media Arts Minimum overall gpa...
Ended
Varies Dr. Katie Whitlock Memorial Scholarship
Priority 1: *Major – Theatre Arts with an emphasis in theatre design,...
Ended
Varies Dr. Savio and Pattie Woo Outstanding Engineering Student Scholarship
Major in Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering and Sustainable...
Ended
Varies Dr. Stephen W. King Scholarship
Candidate must demonstrate leadership potential and community service...
Ended
$1,500.00 Dream Student Support Scholarship
Any Major All grade level: UGRD, Cred, Grad First time, Continuing or...
Ended
varies Duane Irvin Durkee Scholarship
Must be pursuing a major in the Department of Biological...
Ended
$4,000.00 Duff Reentry Scholarship
Reentry student (returned or returning after cumulative gap in...
Ended
$1,300.00 Dustin Granville Memorial Scholarship
Major in the Department of Geography and Planning Human Geography and...
Ended
$1,000.00 Dwarka Wadhwa Memorial Farmers Intl. Scholarship
All AGR majors First time freshmen and Transfers Financial Need Min 3.2...
Ended
Varies E. I. Miller History Award Scholarship
Major: History Class level: junior, senior, graduate Financial...
Ended
Varies E. John Hagen Music Scholarship
Major in the Department of Music and Theatre Department of Music and...
Ended
Varies E. Luella Lofgren Award
Major: Music; Option:Music Performance or Music Education Keyboard or...
Ended
Varies Earl Foor Scholarship
Major: any major New transfer from Butte College Class Level: Jr or...
Ended
Varies Earl W. Baker Scholarship
Must state a commitment to becoming a teacher. Chico High School...
Ended
Varies ECC Academic & Performance Recruitment Scholarship
RECRUITMENT – Academic and Performance Scholarships for the College of...
Ended
Varies Ed and Louise Krueger Memorial Scholarship
Undergraduate Integrated Teacher Core or Multi-Subject...
Ended
Varies Edith Brask Memorial Scholarship
Major: Psychology. Upper division or graduate student. Minimum...
Ended
Varies Edna May Johnson Memorial Museum Scholarship
The donor has established the scholarship to support Anthropology majors...
Ended
$500 Edward "Ed" Seagle Scholarship
This is primarily a retention scholarship, although transfer students...
Ended
varies Edward and Marion Floyd Scholarship Endowment
Any Major Financial need Continuing, Transfer Class level:...
Ended
minimum $2,500 Edward C. Gerhardt Freshman Scholarship
Major in the College of Business. Minimum overall GPA 3.0. Financial...
Ended
Varies Edward C. Gerhardt Memorial Scholarship
Major in the College of Business financial need optional The...
Ended
Varies Elaine West Reynolds Scholarship
Major: Music or single subject music credential Upper division or...
Ended
varies Elliott Family Foundation Construction Management Scholarship
Major: Construction Management Undergraduate Preference for students...
Ended
Varies Elsie Latshaw Nursing Scholarship
Major in the School of Nursing Selection based on scholarship and/or...
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$450 min Emma Ruth Morford Mayer's Memorial Award
Award will be granted to a student who is a prospective...
Ended
Varies ENR Academic & Performance Recruitment Scholarship
Recruitment – Academic and Performance Scholarships are to be used to...
Ended
Varies Esther Lilliam Larocco Bilingual Student Teacher Scholarship
Teaching Credential w/ Bilingual Authorization Minimum overall gpa...
Ended
Varies Ethel Robinson Scholarship
Major in the School of Nursing This scholarship endowment is to be...
Ended
Varies Evelyn G. Narad Health Science Scholarship
Major: Health Science, option Health Education Demonstrated interest...
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Varies Evelyn Riddell and Ada McKinney Music Scholarship MUSC
Major: Music Minimum overall gpa 3.0 Recipients are selected by...
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Varies Evelyn Riddell and Ada McKinney Music Scholarship THEA-MUTH
Major: Musical Theatre Minimum overall gpa 3.0 Recipients are...
Ended
Varies Excellence in Leadership Scholarship
Major in the Department of Recreation and Parks Management, upper...
Ended
Varies Fannie Mae McDaniel Scholarship
Major: English Financial Need Minimum overall gpa 3.5 This...
Ended
Varies Fern T. and Leo T. Barceloux Scholarship
Priority to graduates of Orland High School, Glenn County,...
Ended
Varies Florence V. Ritchie Scholarship - Art/Interior Architecture
Major: Art (Interior Architecture) majors Financial need. Junior or...
Ended
Varies Florence V. Ritchie Scholarship - Child Development
Major: Child Development Financial need Minimum overall gpa...
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varies Florence V. Ritchie Scholarship - Nutrition and Food Science
Major: Nutrition and Food Science. financial need. minimum overall...
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Varies ($1500 to $6,000) Floyd L. English Natural Sciences Scholarship
Has declared a major in an academic area of the College of Natural...
Ended
$1,000 Food Industry Foundation Scholarship
Agricultural Business major Financial need US Citizen The Food...
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$2,000 Frances King Scholarship
Accepted in teaching credential program Financial need...
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