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 1st Capital Bank Scholarship
Available to Freshmen, Sophomores, Junior, Senior. CRITERIA Major:...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies American Association of University Women Scholarship
Available to current and new undergraduate students CRITERIA Major:...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Assemblyman Salinas Scholarship
Available to all current and incoming students. Priority given to First...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Balestreri Family Scholarship
Available to Junior and Senior. CRITERIA Major: Hospitality Management...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Bashar Sneeh Scholarship for Sustainable Hospitality
Available to first year Sustainable Hospitality CRITERIA Major:...
Deadline02/17/2023
$0.00 Betty Passmore Bass-MPA Scholarship
Major: Music and Performing Arts Class Level: Undergraduate Enrollment...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Beverley Cooper Crampton Memorial Scholarship
The criteria for selection will be: Students with the English Studies...
Deadline02/17/2023
$500 Bob Curry Scholarship
Available to students involved in the CSUMB Watershed...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Bruce W. Woolpert Scholarship
Available to incoming and current students pursuing a Bachelor of...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Buttrey-Hardy Endowed Scholarship
Criteria: - Status: Current/incoming students - All majors - Undergrad,...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Carmel Bach Festival Scholarship in Music in Honor of Paul Goodwin
Major in Music and Performing Arts, professional and academic studies as...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Carmel Garden Club Scholarship
Available to continuing undergraduate or graduate students working with...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Central Coast FCU Scholarship
Available to Sophomore, Junior, and Senior. CRITERIA Major:...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies CHISPA Scholarship
Available to all undergraduate students who live and/or have family in...
Deadline02/17/2023
$0.00 Cinematic Arts & Technology
Major: Cinematic Arts & Technology Class Level: Undergraduate Enrollment...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies College of Business Family and Friends Scholarship
Available to Sophomore, Junior, and Senior. CRITERIA Major:...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Crankstart Foundation
Available to transfer students from a California Community...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies CSUMB Academic Scholarship
Available to incoming First Time Freshmen CRITERIA Major: Available to...
Deadline02/17/2023
$500 CSUMB Alumni Association Scholarship
Available to current and new students CRITERIA Major: Available to all...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies CSUMB Distinguished Student Achievement Scholarship
Available to continuing 2nd year students. CRITERIA Major: Available to...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies CSUMB Merit Scholarship
Available to incoming first time freshman CRITERIA Major: Available to...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies CSUMB Transfer Scholarship
Available to Incoming Transfer Students CRITERIA Major: Available to...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies CSUMB Veterans Scholarship
Available to all veteran students who are no longer in active...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies E. Richard Brown Scholarship
Criteria: All Majors Level of Education: Undergraduate, Credential, and...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Faira E. Johnson Scholarship
Available to Freshmen, Sophomores, Junior and Seniors. CRITERIA Major:...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies First National Bank Scholarship
Available to continuing and incoming undergraduate and graduate...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Florence C. & Alwin Krause Scholarship
Available to current and incoming undergraduate students. Letter of...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Fort Ord Alumni Association Scholarship
Available to continuing and incoming undergraduate and graduate...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Frank S. Ludovina Memorial Scholarship
Priority to students with a migrant background, including students from...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Harold & Olivia Douthit Scholarship
Available to continuing and incoming undergraduate and graduate...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Hayashi & Wayland Scholarship
Available to Sophomore, Junior, and Senior. CRITERIA Major: Business...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Hayward Scholarship
Applicants must: Be a Psychology undergraduate. Be currently enrolled in...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies HE & Ellen Spann Mem Scholarship
CRITERIA Major: Business Major with Concentration in...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Hermana Scholarship
Available to incoming First Time Freshman from Monterey...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Jane Pere Johnson Scholarship
Available to incoming and continuing undergraduate students who attended...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies John and Dorothy Perry Scholarship
Available to Credential Students CRITERIA Major: Credential...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies John and Tomie Kobata Family Scholarship
Available to Junior and Senior CRITERIA Major: Business with...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Juanita Villarreal Scholarship
Available to incoming transfer students from Monterey...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Judith and Malcolm Weintraub Endowed Scholarship for Cinematic Arts & Technology
CRITERIA Major: Cinematic Arts & Technology Class...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Karen & Richard Hargrove Scholarship
Available to Undergraduate students majoring in CSIT. Must have...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Louis Siebenmorgen
Collaborative Health and Human (CHHS) Service Major students who were...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Mahito Shirako Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is to be awarded to a Cinematic Arts and Technology...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Maria Torres-Gil Scholarship
Available to continuing and incoming undergraduate students currently...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Mark and Jackie Wendland Endowed Scholarship
Available to pursuing a bachelor of science in Business CRITERIA ...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Merrill Farms scholarship
Preference first Generation, from Soledad, Greenfield, Demonstrated...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies on enrollment Osher Transfer Scholarship
Available to incoming transfer students. CRITERIA Major: All...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Paul and Dorothy Teoppen Scholarship
Available to all continuing and incoming undergraduate and graduate...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Robert and Leslie Taylor Scholarship
Available to all undergraduate students who have completed 60 college...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Ron Cisneros Vision Scholarship
Available to continuing and incoming undergraduate students. Priority...
Deadline02/17/2023
Varies Ruark-Wight Veteran Scholarship
Available to continuing and incoming undergraduate students who are...
Deadline02/17/2023