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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$500 49er Textbook Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is for any student at CSULB who needs financial assistance to purchase textbooks and course materials. The purpose is to enable...
This scholarship is for any student at CSULB who needs financial...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/02/2020
$2,500-$3,000 Alfred Caplan Opera Scholarship
This scholarship supports undergraduate opera voice majors who demonstrate outstanding music ability. Criteria: Minimum 3.0 GPA Undergraduate...
This scholarship supports undergraduate opera voice majors who...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $2,500-$3,000
Deadline03/02/2020
$500 Alfred Schmidt Memorial Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established in memory of Emeritus Professor Alfred Schmidt by his family and friends. Alfred Schmidt was a professor in the...
This scholarship was established in memory of Emeritus Professor Alfred...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/02/2020
Varies Alice & JP Wang Scholarship
BESST. Assist first generation students in the COE. Criteria: Full-time student enrolled in the College of Engineering at CSULB Freshman,...
BESST. Assist first generation students in the...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2020
$2,250 Alpha Delta Kappa Zeta Chapter Scholarship, in honor of longtime ADK-Zeta member Mary Ann Turley
Alpha Delta Kappa is an international honorary organization of women educators dedicated to educational excellence, altruism and world...
Alpha Delta Kappa is an international honorary organization of women...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $2,250
Deadline03/02/2020
$2,250 Alpha Delta Kappa Zeta Chapter Scholarship, UDCP
Alpha Delta Kappa is an international honorary organization of women educators dedicated to educational excellence, altruism and world...
Alpha Delta Kappa is an international honorary organization of women...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $2,250
Deadline03/02/2020
$5,000-$6,000 Ameda J. and Julia Bergeron Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship supports College of the Arts students in their junior or senior year who demonstrate artistic expression and technical...
This scholarship supports College of the Arts students in their junior...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $5,000-$6,000
Deadline03/02/2020
Up to $750.00 Amy Kimball Memorial Scholarship
To provide a scholarship for a student majoring in German to study abroad to better enhance language skills. Criteria: German Major or...
To provide a scholarship for a student majoring in German to study...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: Up to $750.00
Deadline03/02/2020
Up to $1000 - $3000 Ancient History Scholarship
To Provide Scholarships to History Majors studying Ancient History. Criteria: Continuing Sophomore, Junior, Senior, or Graduate student with a...
To Provide Scholarships to History Majors studying Ancient...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: Up to $1000 - $3000
Deadline03/02/2020
$3,500 Annemarie Pellerito Scholarship
Annemarie Pellerito died in 2003 at the age of 29 after a lifetime battle with neurofibromatosis, a debilitating genetic neurological disorder. As...
Annemarie Pellerito died in 2003 at the age of 29 after a lifetime...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $3,500
Deadline03/02/2020
$1,000 ASI Scholarship
This scholarship was established for students with a demonstrated financial need to help support their pursuit of higher...
This scholarship was established for students with a demonstrated...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/02/2020
Varies Asian and Asian American Studies (AAAS) Department Scholarship
Best Paper in Asian Studies (Undergraduate and Graduate) For the best paper—written in the most recent academic year, Spring or Fall semester—which...
Best Paper in Asian Studies (Undergraduate and Graduate) For the best...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2020
Varies Asian and Asian American Studies (AAAS) Department Scholarship
Lloyd T. Inui Prize For outstanding contributions to the creation of a campus environment which supports cultural, ethnic and racial diversity, and...
Lloyd T. Inui Prize For outstanding contributions to the creation of a...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2020
Varies Asian and Asian American Studies (AAAS) Department Scholarship
Best Paper in Asian American Studies (Undergraduate) For the best paper—written in the most recent academic year, Spring or Fall semester—which...
Best Paper in Asian American Studies (Undergraduate) For the best...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2020
Varies Asian and Asian American Studies (AAAS) Department Scholarship
Taiwan Essay Contest The Taiwan Essay Contest is funded by the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office (TECO) in Los Angeles to help enhance CSULB...
Taiwan Essay Contest The Taiwan Essay Contest is funded by the Taipei...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2020
$2,250 Assistance League of Long Beach - ITEP Scholarship
The Assistance League of Long Beach has generously supported scholarships in CSULB’s College of Education since 1986. Students must have sophomore...
The Assistance League of Long Beach has generously supported...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $2,250
Deadline03/02/2020
$2,250 Assistance League of Long Beach - Special Education Scholarship
The Assistance League of Long Beach has generously supported scholarships in CSULB’s College of Education since 1986. Students must have sophomore...
The Assistance League of Long Beach has generously supported...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $2,250
Deadline03/02/2020
$2,250 Assistance League of Long Beach - UDCP Scholarship
The Assistance League of Long Beach has generously supported scholarships in CSULB’s College of Education since 1986. Students must have sophomore...
The Assistance League of Long Beach has generously supported...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $2,250
Deadline03/02/2020
$2,250 Assistance League of Long Beach – Liberal Studies Scholarship
The Assistance League of Long Beach has generously supported scholarships in CSULB’s College of Education since 1986. Students must have sophomore...
The Assistance League of Long Beach has generously supported...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $2,250
Deadline03/02/2020
Up to $400.00 Atsuko Hayashi Memorial Scholarship
For a graduating B.A. student in Japanese, a graduating M.A. student in Asian Studies with a Japanese language focus, or a graduating student in...
For a graduating B.A. student in Japanese, a graduating M.A. student in...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: Up to $400.00
Deadline03/02/2020
Up to $1,800 Barbara Turner & Kenneth K. Warner Endowed Award in Mathematics
To provide awards for students with a declared major in pure Mathematics. Criteria: • Senior or Graduate Student in pure Mathematics • Requires...
To provide awards for students with a declared major in pure...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: Up to $1,800
Deadline03/02/2020
Up to $500.00 Beach Charities Scholarship
To provide a scholarship for a student majoring in Journalism Criteria: Junior or Senior continuing students Journalism Majors
To provide a scholarship for a student majoring in...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: Up to $500.00
Deadline03/02/2020
Up to $2,000 Beach Promise Scholarship
The Beach Promise Mathematics and Statistics Scholarship is intended to support financially deserving students who show promise of productive...
The Beach Promise Mathematics and Statistics Scholarship is intended to...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: Up to $2,000
Deadline03/02/2020
Varies Beatrice and John Janosco Memorial Scholarship
Criteria: English Major Undergraduate or Graduate student GS 700 students are eligible Must submit up to three (3) poems (5 pages...
Criteria: English Major Undergraduate or Graduate student GS 700...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2020
$2,000-$2,500 Beauchamp Family Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is for undergraduates who work at least 20 hours per work and receive no federal or state grants. The purpose is to support...
This scholarship is for undergraduates who work at least 20 hours per...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $2,000-$2,500
Deadline03/02/2020
Varies Beavers Heavy Construction Endowed Scholarship
Assisting students with a career goal in heavy construction who demonstrates financial need Criteria: Majoring in Civil Engineering or...
Assisting students with a career goal in heavy construction who...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2020
Up to $500 Bennett and Peggy Kayser Student Award
This award provides awards to be used for research expenses associated with field research. Criteria: Undergraduate continuing student Major in...
This award provides awards to be used for research expenses associated...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: Up to $500
Deadline03/02/2020
$1,500-$2,000 Bernard Lee Shaak Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship supports Keyboard Studies majors who are in good academic standing. Criteria: • Minimum 2.0 GPA • Undergraduate student • Keyboard...
This scholarship supports Keyboard Studies majors who are in good...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $1,500-$2,000
Deadline03/02/2020
$2,000-$2,500 Betty G. Olsen Endowed Scholarship
Betty G. Olsen Scholarship was created to remember Mrs. Olsen, an alumni of the Speech Pathology program and to support other students earning the...
Betty G. Olsen Scholarship was created to remember Mrs. Olsen, an alumni...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $2,000-$2,500
Deadline03/02/2020
Up to $500.00 Biafora and Poluck Endowed Scholarship
To provide a scholarship to students majoring, minoring or credential in Italian studies. Criteria: Italian Studies Undergraduate Major, Minor or...
To provide a scholarship to students majoring, minoring or credential in...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: Up to $500.00
Deadline03/02/2020
$500-$1,000 Bob Cole Conservatory of Music Scholarship
This scholarship supports music majors who demonstrate outstanding professional promise. Criteria Must have 2.5 GPA or higher Must have an...
This scholarship supports music majors who demonstrate outstanding...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $500-$1,000
Deadline03/02/2020
Varies Boeing Engineering Scholarship
Assisting student in the COE. Criteria: Majoring in Aerospace Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering,...
Assisting student in the COE. Criteria: Majoring in Aerospace...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2020
Up to $300.00 Brunner-Brown Leadership Scholarship
Brunner- Brown Leadership Scholarship for German majors and minors to study abroad. Criteria: Minimum 3.0 GPA German Studies Major or...
Brunner- Brown Leadership Scholarship for German majors and minors to...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: Up to $300.00
Deadline03/02/2020
$1,000-$2,000 C. Conrow Henderson Endowed Scholarship
The C. Conrow Henderson Endowed Scholarship is awarded to undergraduate and graduate students in the School of Nursing who demonstrate academic...
The C. Conrow Henderson Endowed Scholarship is awarded to undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $1,000-$2,000
Deadline03/02/2020
$900-$1,000 California Homebuilding Foundation Award
This scholarship supports Interior Design majors with a 3.0 GPA or better who demonstrate financial need. Criteria: • Interior design major •...
This scholarship supports Interior Design majors with a 3.0 GPA or...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $900-$1,000
Deadline03/02/2020
$3,000 California Retired Teachers Association - Laura E. Settle Scholarship
Laura E. Settle was the founder and first president of the California Retired Teachers Association. This scholarship is awarded to a senior or...
Laura E. Settle was the founder and first president of the California...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $3,000
Deadline03/02/2020
$750 California Retired Teachers Association - Mabel Outler Scholarship
Mabel Outler was a Long Beach teacher who left her estate to the California Retired Teachers Association in order to sponsor scholarships in...
Mabel Outler was a Long Beach teacher who left her estate to the...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $750
Deadline03/02/2020
$2,250 California Retired Teachers Association Long Beach Chapter Scholarship
NEW RENEWALS The LBCalRTA has been giving CED scholarships since 1974. These scholarships are awarded to full-time Multiple or Single Subject...
NEW RENEWALS The LBCalRTA has been giving CED scholarships since 1974. ...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $2,250
Deadline03/02/2020
$2,000-$2,500 Carl E. Riley Endowed STEM Award
This scholarship is for students majoring in the STEM fields. The purpose is to support students in STEM majors who have a financial need to...
This scholarship is for students majoring in the STEM fields. The...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $2,000-$2,500
Deadline03/02/2020
$1,500-$2,000 Carol G. Polakoff Theatre Arts Endowed Student Award
This scholarship supports Theatre Arts majors who provide meaningful contributions to academic, production, and/or department...
This scholarship supports Theatre Arts majors who provide meaningful...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $1,500-$2,000
Deadline03/02/2020
$800-$1,000 Carole Eichen Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship supports an interior design major who demonstrates outstanding ability, skill and potential. *Criteria: * • Interior design...
This scholarship supports an interior design major who demonstrates...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $800-$1,000
Deadline03/02/2020
$500-$1,000 Carolyn R. Cunningham Dance Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship supports dance majors with good academic standing who can demonstrate financial need. Criteria: • Majoring in Dance • Good...
This scholarship supports dance majors with good academic standing who...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $500-$1,000
Deadline03/02/2020
Up to $1,000.00 Catherine Allen Student Award
To provide a scholarship for a student majoring in communication studies, preference in student government. Criteria: 3.0 GPA Min Communication...
To provide a scholarship for a student majoring in communication...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: Up to $1,000.00
Deadline03/02/2020
$500 CeEtta Crayton Scholarship
The Recreation and Leisure Studies Alumni Association awards a scholarship in honor of Professor CeEtta Crayton to a current undergraduate student...
The Recreation and Leisure Studies Alumni Association awards a...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/02/2020
$500-$1,000 Celeste Kennedy Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship supports undergraduate and graduate dance majors in good academic standing. Criteria: Must be majoring in dance Must have good...
This scholarship supports undergraduate and graduate dance majors in...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $500-$1,000
Deadline03/02/2020
Varies Ceramics Program Endowed Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to support Ceramics majors for summer study abroad. Criteria May be an undergraduate, graduate, or non-degree...
The purpose of this scholarship is to support Ceramics majors for summer...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2020
Varies Ceramics Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to support Ceramics majors. Criteria May be an undergraduate, graduate, or non-degree students Must be a...
The purpose of this scholarship is to support Ceramics...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/02/2020
Award amount is based on student's eligibility and total cost of attendance Charlotte Standing Buffalo Sch
This scholarship was created to honor and remember Charlotte Standing Buffalo and her spirit of generosity. The award was established to assist...
This scholarship was created to honor and remember Charlotte Standing...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: Award amount is based on student's eligibility and total cost of attendance
Deadline03/02/2020
$1,000-$2,000 Chemical Engineering Alumni Scholarship Fund
The purpose of this award is to provide scholarship support for student in the Department of Chemical Engineering. Criteria: Be enrolled...
The purpose of this award is to provide scholarship support for student...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $1,000-$2,000
Deadline03/02/2020
$1,000-$2,000 CHHS Dean’s Undergraduate Scholarship
The CHHS Dean’s Undergraduate Scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students majoring in the College of Health and Human Services who have shown...
The CHHS Dean’s Undergraduate Scholarship is awarded to undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2020
  • Award: $1,000-$2,000
Deadline03/02/2020