All Opportunities

Welcome to the California State University, Monterey Bay Scholarship website! The scholarships listed below are CSUMB’s scholarships offered by various colleges, departments, and community members. Click on the scholarship name to learn more about the opportunity. Minimum GPA to apply is 2.5, unless otherwise noted.

To apply to any of the scholarships, click the “Sign In” button at the top of the page. Upon completing an application, you will be automatically considered for all available scholarships based on your existing academic record and completed General Application. Please note that final scholarship availability is subject to change based on approved funding.

When you are viewing the scholarship opportunity, if the term Financial Need is stated as one of the qualifiers, this means you are required to either file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) if you are a US Citizen or Permanent Resident, or a CA Dream Application if you are an AB540 student. You are not required to complete both the FAFSA & the CA Dream Application. If you have not completed a FAFSA, and are a US Citizen or Permanent Resident please log onto
www.fafsa.ed.gov. If you have not completed a CA Dream Application and are an AB540 student, please log onto https://dream.csac.ca.gov.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies 100 Who Care Scholarship
Available to first year Master of Social Work Student.CRITERIA * Major: Master of Social Work * Class Level: Undergrad:first year of Social Work...
Available to first year Master of Social Work Student.CRITERIA * Major: ...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies 1st Capital Bank Scholarship
Available to Freshmen, Sophomores, Junior, Senior.CRITERIA * Major: Business Major * Class Level: Undergrad: Freshmen, Sophomores, Junior, Senior...
Available to Freshmen, Sophomores, Junior, Senior.CRITERIA * Major:...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Academic Excellence Scholarship
Available to current students who are actively involved in the CSUMB Athletics ProgramCRITERIA * Major: Available to all Majors * Class Level:...
Available to current students who are actively involved in the CSUMB...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies American Association of University Women Scholarship
Available to current and new undergraduate studentsCRITERIA * Major: Available to all Majors * Class Level: Undergrad: Junior, Senior * Enrollment...
Available to current and new undergraduate studentsCRITERIA * Major:...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Assemblyman Salinas Scholarship
Available to all current and incoming students. Priority given to migrant students.CRITERIA * Major: Available to all Majors * Class Level:...
Available to all current and incoming students. Priority given to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Balestreri Family Scholarship
Available to Junior and Senior. CRITERIA Major: Hospitality Management Major. Class Level: Junior, Senior Financial Need: Need Base GPA: 2.5 GPA
Available to Junior and Senior. CRITERIA Major: Hospitality Management...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$0.00 Bashar Sneeh Scholarship for Sustainable Hospitality
Available to first year Sustainable Hospitality CRITERIA Major: Sustainable Hospitality Class Level: Junior and Senior Enrollment Requirement:...
Available to first year Sustainable Hospitality CRITERIA Major:...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
Varies Bob Antle Scholarship
Available to current and incoming students. CRITERIA * Major: Available to all Majors * Class Level: Undergrad: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior,...
Available to current and incoming students. CRITERIA * Major:...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Bob Curry Scholarship
Available to students involved in the CSUMB Watershed ProgramCRITERIA * Major: Available to all Environmental Science Majors * Class Level:...
Available to students involved in the CSUMB Watershed ProgramCRITERIA *...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Bruce W. Woolpert Scholarship
Available to Incoming Freshmen who graduated from Pajaro High school, Watsonville High school, or San Bentio High School. Priority selection will...
Available to Incoming Freshmen who graduated from Pajaro High school,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Carmel Garden Club Scholarship
Available to continuing undergraduate students with active participation in Return of the Natives. Must use Plants in final Capstone...
Available to continuing undergraduate students with active participation...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Central Coast FCU Scholarship
Available to Sophomore, Junior, and Senior. CRITERIA Major: Business Class Level: Sophomore, Junior, Senior Financial Need: Need Base GPA 3.0...
Available to Sophomore, Junior, and Senior. CRITERIA Major:...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies CHISPA Scholarship
Available to all undergraduate students who live and/or have family in housing developed by CHISPA (Community Housing Improvement Systems and...
Available to all undergraduate students who live and/or have family in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies College of Business Family and Friends Scholarship
Available to Sophomore, Junior, and Senior. CRITERIA Major: Business. Class Level: Sophomore, Junior, Senior Financial Need: Not need based GPA...
Available to Sophomore, Junior, and Senior. CRITERIA Major:...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies College of Business Scholarships
Available to Sophomore, Junior, and Senior. CRITERIA ‰Û¢ Major: Business ‰Û¢ Class Level: Sophomore, Junior, Senior ‰Û¢ Financial Need: Not base...
Available to Sophomore, Junior, and Senior. CRITERIA ‰Û¢ Major:...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies College of Science & Dr. Allen Fuhs KQED Scholarship
Available to continuing and incoming undergraduate & graduate students. *CRITERIA*Major: Science Major in one of the SMART CollegesClass...
Available to continuing and incoming undergraduate & graduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies CSUMB Academic Scholarship
Available to incoming First Time Freshmen CRITERIA * Major: Available to all Majors * Class Level: Undergrad: First Time Freshmen * Enrollment...
Available to incoming First Time Freshmen CRITERIA * Major: Available...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies CSUMB Alumni Association Scholarship
Available to current and new students CRITERIA * Major: Available to all Majors * Class Level: Undergrad: Freshman Sophomore, Junior, Senior; ...
Available to current and new students CRITERIA * Major: Available to all...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies CSUMB Distinguished Student Achievement Scholarship
Available to continuing 2nd year students. CRITERIA Major: Available to all Majors Class Level: Undergrad: Sophomore Enrollment...
Available to continuing 2nd year students. CRITERIA Major: Available...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies CSUMB Merit Scholarship
Available to incoming first time freshmanCRITERIA * Major: Available to all Majors * Class Level: Undergrad: First Time Freshman * Enrollment...
Available to incoming first time freshmanCRITERIA * Major: Available to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies CSUMB Transfer Scholarship
Available to Incoming Transfer StudentsCRITERIA Major: Available to all Majors Class Level: Undergrad: Juniors Enrollment Requirement:...
Available to Incoming Transfer StudentsCRITERIA Major: Available to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies CSUMB Veterans Scholarship
Available to all veteran students who are no longer in active duty. CRITERIA Major: Available to all Majors Class Level: Undergrad: Freshmen,...
Available to all veteran students who are no longer in active duty....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Faira E. Johnson Scholarship
Available to Freshmen, Sophomores, Junior and Seniors. CRITERIA Major: All Majors Class Level: Undergrad: Freshmen, Sophomores, Junior,...
Available to Freshmen, Sophomores, Junior and Seniors. CRITERIA Major:...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies First National Bank Scholarship
CRITERIA Major: Business Class Level: Undergrad: Junior and Senior Enrollment Requirement: Full Time Financial Need: Must demonstrate...
CRITERIA Major: Business Class Level: Undergrad: Junior and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
varies Florence C. & Alwin Krause Scholarship
Available to current and incoming undergraduate students. Letter of recommendation is not required for this specific scholarship. *CRITERIA*Major:...
Available to current and incoming undergraduate students. Letter of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
Varies Fort Ord Alumni Association Scholarship
Available to continuing and incoming undergraduate and graduate students. Preference will be given to descendants of those who served at Fort Ord...
Available to continuing and incoming undergraduate and graduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Harold & Olivia Douthit Scholarship
Available to continuing and incoming undergraduate and graduate students. Preference will be given to students who served in any branch of the...
Available to continuing and incoming undergraduate and graduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Hayashi & Wayland Scholarship
Available to Sophomore, Junior, and Senior. CRITERIA Major: Business with emphasis in Accounting Concentration. Class Level: Sophomore, Junior,...
Available to Sophomore, Junior, and Senior. CRITERIA Major: Business...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Hazen Family Foundation Scholarship
Available to incoming FreshmenCRITERIA * Incoming freshman with demonstrated financial need * California resident with preference for...
Available to incoming FreshmenCRITERIA * Incoming freshman with...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies HE & Ellen Spann Mem Scholarship
Available to Junior.CRITERIA Major: Business Major with Concentration in Entrepreneurship Class Level: Undergrad: Junior Enrollment...
Available to Junior.CRITERIA Major: Business Major with Concentration...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Hermana Scholarship
Available to incoming First Time Freshman from Monterey County. *CRITERIA*Major: All MajorsClass Level: Undergrad: First Time FreshmanEnrollment...
Available to incoming First Time Freshman from Monterey County....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Jane Pere Johnson Scholarship
Available to incoming and continuing undergraduate students who attended at least two years and graduated from Gonzales High School, OR attended at...
Available to incoming and continuing undergraduate students who attended...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$0.00 John and Dorothy Perry Scholarship
Available to Credential Students CRITERIA Major: Credential Program Class Level: Credential Program Enrollment Requirement: Full Time Financial...
Available to Credential Students CRITERIA Major: Credential...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
Varies John and Tomie Kobata Family Scholarship
Available to Junior and Senior CRITERIA Major: Business with Concentration in Accounting Class Level: Undergrad: Junior, Senior Enrollment...
Available to Junior and Senior CRITERIA Major: Business with...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Juanita Villarreal Scholarship
Available to incoming transfer. *CRITERIA*Major: All MajorsClass Level: Undergrad: Transfer (Junior)Enrollment Requirement: Full TimeFinancial...
Available to incoming transfer. *CRITERIA*Major: All MajorsClass Level:...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Karen & Richard Hargrove Scholarship
Available to Juniors and Seniors.CRITERIA * Major: Computer Science and Information Technology * Class Level: Undergrad: Juniors and Seniors *...
Available to Juniors and Seniors.CRITERIA * Major: Computer Science and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$0.00 Live Oak
CRITERIA Major: Global Studies Class Level: Undergraduate Enrollment Requirement: Full Time Financial Need: Not Based on...
CRITERIA Major: Global Studies Class Level:...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
$0.00 Louis Siebenmorgen
Collaborative Health and Human (CHHS) Service Major students who were foster children CHHS major students who are children of first generation...
Collaborative Health and Human (CHHS) Service Major students who were...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
Varies Mahito Shirako Scholarship Fund
Available to Junior and Seniors. CRITERIA Major:Cinematic Arts and Technology Class Level: Undergrad: Junior, Senior Enrollment...
Available to Junior and Seniors. CRITERIA Major:Cinematic Arts and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Mann Packing Scholarship for the College Of Business
Available to Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, Senior CRITERIA Major: Business Class Level: Undergrad: Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior,...
Available to Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, Senior CRITERIA Major:...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Maria Torres-Gil Scholarship
Available to continuing and incoming undergraduate students currently living in any property owned or managed by the Housing Development Consulting...
Available to continuing and incoming undergraduate students currently...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$0.00 Mark and Jackie Wendland Endowed Scholarship
Available to pursuing a bachelor of science in Business CRITERIA Major:Business Class Level: Junior and Senior Enrollment Requirement: Full...
Available to pursuing a bachelor of science in Business CRITERIA ...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
Varies McDowell Scholarship
Available to Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, and Seniors.CRITERIA * Major: All Majors * Class Level: Undergrad: Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, Senior *...
Available to Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, and Seniors.CRITERIA * Major:...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$0.00 Nora Walsh
Available to nursing students from MPC
Available to nursing students from MPC
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
Varies on enrollment Osher Transfer Scholarship
Available to incoming transfer students. CRITERIA * Major: All Majors * Class Level: Undergraduate: Transfer (Junior) * Enrollment Requirement:...
Available to incoming transfer students. CRITERIA * Major: All Majors *...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies on enrollment
Ended
Varies Paul and Dorothy Teoppen Scholarship
Available to all continuing and incoming undergraduate and graduate students who are current residents of Monterey, San Benito, and Santa Cruz...
Available to all continuing and incoming undergraduate and graduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Peggy Bates Scholarship
Available to continuing and incoming Post-Baccalaureate students pursuing a Teaching Credential. CRITERIAMajor: Teaching CredentialClass Level:...
Available to continuing and incoming Post-Baccalaureate students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Robert and Leslie Taylor Scholarship
Available to all undergraduate students who have completed 60 college level units. Minimum GPA to qualify is 2.5
Available to all undergraduate students who have completed 60 college...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ron Cisneros Vision Scholarship
Available to continuing and incoming undergraduate students. Priority given to First Generation College students. CRITERIAMajor: All MajorsClass...
Available to continuing and incoming undergraduate students. Priority...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
varies Ruark- Wight CHHS Scholarship
Available to continuing and incoming undergraduate students. Priority will be given to First Generation College Students. CRITERIA Major:...
Available to continuing and incoming undergraduate students. Priority...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended