Our 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 Ruark-Wight Veteran Scholarship
Available to continuing and incoming undergraduate students who are considered a veteran from active duty or a reserve from any of the military...
Available to continuing and incoming undergraduate students who are...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
$0.00 Sturdy Oil Scholarship
Preference for Salinas Valley. If not one applies from Salines Valley then anyone from Tri-county. First generation and demonstrates interest or...
Preference for Salinas Valley. If not one applies from Salines Valley...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies Sustainable Hospitality Scholarship
Available to Sophomores, Junior, and Senior. CRITERIA Major: Hospitality Management Major Class Level: Undergrad: Sophomores, Junior,...
Available to Sophomores, Junior, and Senior. CRITERIA Major:...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies Suzanne W. Killian and Jack R. Killian Scholarship
Available to Freshmen, Sophomore, Juniors, Seniors, Master, and Credential. CRITERIA Major: All Majors Class Level: Undergrad:Freshmen,...
Available to Freshmen, Sophomore, Juniors, Seniors, Master, and...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies Suzanne W. Killian and Jack R. Killian Scholarship for Arts and Communications
Available to Freshmen, Sophomore, Juniors, and Seniors. CRITERIA Major: Music and Performing Arts, Visual and Public Art, Human Communication,...
Available to Freshmen, Sophomore, Juniors, and...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies Tanimura Brothers Scholarship
Available to Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, Senior CRITERIA Major: Business Class Level: Undergrad: Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior,...
Available to Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, Senior CRITERIA Major:...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
$0.00 Tendaji Economic Opportunity Scholarship
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/12/2021
$0.00 The Donald and Barbara Hart Memorial
CRITERIA Major: Business Major Class Level: Undergrad: Freshmen, Sophomores, Junior, Senior Enrollment Requirement: Full Time Financial...
CRITERIA Major: Business Major Class Level: Undergrad: Freshmen,...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/12/2021
$0.00 The Franklin Legacy Social entrepreneurship and Non profit Management Endowed Scholarship
CRITERIA Major: Business with a concentrate Social entrepreneurship and Non profit Management Endowed Class Level: Undergrad Enrollment...
CRITERIA Major: Business with a concentrate Social entrepreneurship...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies The Genevieve Giammanco Memorial Scholarship
Available to Junior and Senior. CRITERIA Major: Cinematic Arts Class Level: Undergrad: Junior and Senior Enrollment Requirement: Full...
Available to Junior and Senior. CRITERIA Major: Cinematic...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
$0.00 The Gertrude Cox Scholarship for Statistics
Preference a student with financial need and first generation college students. CRITERIA Major: Statistics Class Level: Undergrad: Sophomore,...
Preference a student with financial need and first generation college...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies The Jack R. Killian and Olivia B. Killian Scholarship-Military
Available to Freshmen, Sophomore, Juniors, and Seniors. CRITERIA Major: All Majors Class Level: Undergrad:Available to Freshmen, Sophomore,...
Available to Freshmen, Sophomore, Juniors, and...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
$0.00 The Joan Mt. Pleasant Chapman Scholarship
Available to studente in the Nursing Program
Available to studente in the Nursing Program
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/12/2021
$0.00 The Mathematics Achievement Award
Preference for a student in good academic standing and has financial need. CRITERIA Major: Statistics or Mathematics Class Level: Undergrad:...
Preference for a student in good academic standing and has financial...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies Tri County Vision Scholarship
Available to all current and incoming undergraduate and graduate students who are current residents of Monterey, San Benito, or Santa Cruz...
Available to all current and incoming undergraduate and graduate...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
$0.00 Union Bank Scholarship
Available to incoming and continuing students Criteria Major: Business Demonstrated Financial Need Grade level:Junior or Senior Additional...
Available to incoming and continuing students Criteria Major:...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/12/2021
$0.00 W.H Wattis Scholarship
Available to current and incoming students Criteria Major: Agribusiness, Marine Science and/or Environmental Studies or successor majors Class...
Available to current and incoming students Criteria Major: Agribusiness,...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies William B. Farr Memorial Scholarship
Available to Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, Senior CRITERIA Major: Business Class Level: Undergrad: Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior,...
Available to Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, Senior CRITERIA Major:...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies Women's Leadership Council Scholarship
Available to students with a minimum age of 25 or above, who are returning or have returned to school after an absence of several years to: a)...
Available to students with a minimum age of 25 or above, who are...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies Yukon & Clemence Chow Scholarship
Available to all current and incoming undergraduate and graduate students. CRITERIA Major: All Majors Class Level: Undergraduate: Freshman,...
Available to all current and incoming undergraduate and graduate...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021