Our Opportunities

Welcome to the Sacramento State Scholarship Portal!

Below you will find a list of scholarships available, including brief descriptions about scholarship qualifications.
To apply for these scholarships, you will need to sign in using your Sac link user name and password. You will be able to complete the general scholarship application and also answer supplementary questions that may be required by a particular opportunity. You can return to the application at any time to update it. When returning to the application, you will click on the “SIGN IN” button and use your Sac Link credentials.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$500.00 BMG Scholarship
The BMG Scholarship is intended to award students in Communication Studies. Applicants must meet the following criteria to be eligible to receive...
The BMG Scholarship is intended to award students in Communication...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline10/31/2021
$579.77 Jamie Gonzales Memorial Scholarship
The Jaime Gonzales Memorial Scholarship is intended to support student Journalists or students who plan to pursue a career in journalism or mass...
The Jaime Gonzales Memorial Scholarship is intended to support student...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2021
  • Award: $579.77
Deadline10/31/2021
$1,000.00 JoAnne McDougal Robinson Scholarship for Journalistic Excellence
The JoAnne McDougal Robinson Scholarship for Journalistic Excellence is intended to support CSUS students majoring in Journalism. Applicants must...
The JoAnne McDougal Robinson Scholarship for Journalistic Excellence is...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/31/2021
$0.00 Joseph Harvey Harris, M.D. and Margaret Alice Harris Memorial Communications Studies Endowed Scholarship
The Joseph Harvey Harris, M.D. and Margaret Alice Harris Memorial Communications Studies Endowed Scholarship is intended to support students...
The Joseph Harvey Harris, M.D. and Margaret Alice Harris Memorial...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline10/31/2021
$2,208.57 Leah Vande Berg Graduate Scholarship in Communication Studies Scholarship
Leah Vande Berg earned her B.A. and M.A. in English and her Ph.D. in Communication Studies at the University of Iowa. She was a professor at...
Leah Vande Berg earned her B.A. and M.A. in English and her Ph.D. in...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2021
  • Award: $2,208.57
Deadline10/31/2021
$2,500 LTC Jeffery L. Tally, USA (Ret.), and Mrs. Janet Tally Army ROTC Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to support students in the ARMY Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) program at Sacramento State. LTC Jeffrey L....
This scholarship is intended to support students in the ARMY Reserve...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2021
  • Award: $2,500
Deadline10/31/2021
$1,185.00 Miller/Zanze Scholarship
The Miller/Zanze Scholarship is intended to encorage students who exemplify excellence and commitment to the study of Journalism at California...
The Miller/Zanze Scholarship is intended to encorage students who...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2021
  • Award: $1,185.00
Deadline10/31/2021
$740.28 Patrick Marsh Scholarship in Rhetoric and Message Design Scholarship
The Patrick Marsh Scholarship in Rhetoric and Message Design Scholarship is intended to honor the memory of Patrick O. Marsh, Ph.D., professor...
The Patrick Marsh Scholarship in Rhetoric and Message Design Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2021
  • Award: $740.28
Deadline10/31/2021
$2,749.04 Professor Leigh Stephens Journalism Scholarship
This scholarship honors beloved Professor Emerita, Leigh F. Stephens. It is intended to support students studying Communication Studies, who are...
This scholarship honors beloved Professor Emerita, Leigh F. Stephens. It...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2021
  • Award: $2,749.04
Deadline10/31/2021
$500.00 Robert T. Forsyth Scholarship
The Robert T. Forsyth Scholarship is intended to support undergraduate and graduate students majoring in Communication Studies, Journalism and...
The Robert T. Forsyth Scholarship is intended to support undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline10/31/2021
Up to $2000.00 Jack Mrowka Memorial
Scholarship is intended to support students in the Department of Geography Open to students who meets the following requirement Undergraduate:...
Scholarship is intended to support students in the Department of...
  • Deadline: 11/05/2021
  • Award: Up to $2000.00
Deadline11/05/2021
$0.00 Faculty Endowment for Student Scholarships Awards for Undergraduate Students
The Faculty Endowment for Student Scholarships Awards is by invitation only. The awards shall recognize academic achievement and promise of...
The Faculty Endowment for Student Scholarships Awards is by invitation...
  • Deadline: 11/10/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline11/10/2021
$0.00 Faculty Endowment for Student Scholarships Awards for Post-Baccalaureate Students
The Faculty Endowment for Student Scholarships Awards is by invitation only. The awards shall recognize academic achievement and promise of...
The Faculty Endowment for Student Scholarships Awards is by invitation...
  • Deadline: 11/10/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline11/10/2021
Varies Center on Race, Immigration, and Social Justice (CRISJ) Empowerment Scholarship
To support students who exemplify the mission of the Center on Race, Immigration, and Social Justice (CRISJ).
To support students who exemplify the mission of the Center on Race,...
  • Deadline: 11/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline11/12/2021
Varies PRIDE Industries Scholarship for Students with Disabilities
The PRIDE Industries Scholarship for Students with Disabilities is intended to support students with disabilities. Minimum GPA: Student must have a...
The PRIDE Industries Scholarship for Students with Disabilities is...
  • Deadline: 11/19/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline11/19/2021
$21.99 (Research) Hill Inorganic Research Award Scholarship
Scholarship is intended to support students in the College of Natural Sciences and Mathmatics
Scholarship is intended to support students in the College of Natural...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $21.99
Deadline11/30/2021
$500.00 Apparel, Marketing and Design Scholarship
The Apparel, Marketing and Design Scholarship was created to assist Family and Consumer Sciences students pursing a degree in the Fashion...
The Apparel, Marketing and Design Scholarship was created to assist...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline11/30/2021
$250.00 Applied Behavior Consultants
The scholarship was created to financially support students majoring in psychology. Open to Student who meets the following...
The scholarship was created to financially support students majoring in...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $250.00
Deadline11/30/2021
$150.00 Christopher Dyer-Bennet Scholarship
the purpose of this scholarship is to recognize the outstanding student in student groups, such as the Political Theory Forum. Applicants...
the purpose of this scholarship is to recognize the outstanding student...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $150.00
Deadline11/30/2021
$5,000 awarded in two $2,500 disbursements College Access Foundation Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to award students in Government or Political Science. Applicants must: have a 3.3 overall and 3.5 major...
The purpose of this scholarship is to award students in Government or...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $5,000 awarded in two $2,500 disbursements
Deadline11/30/2021
$1,000.00 CSUS Schrödinger Equation Scholarship
The CSUS Schrödinger Equation Scholarship was created by Emeritus Professor of Chemistry Dan Decious and Mary Decious, an alumna of the Biological...
The CSUS Schrödinger Equation Scholarship was created by Emeritus...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/30/2021
$500 Douglas E. McDaniel Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to honor the memory of Douglas E. McDaniel and to assist students through financial support. Applicants...
The purpose of this scholarship is to honor the memory of Douglas E....
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline11/30/2021
$500.00 Douglas Michell
This scholarship is meant to support students majoring in Psychology. To be eligible you must… Have a minimum 2.0 GPA Be an Undergraduate Be...
This scholarship is meant to support students majoring in Psychology. To...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline11/30/2021
Min. $500.00. Duane E.C. Johnson Memorial
Scholarship was crated to support student studying Psychology. Open to Student who meets the following requirement Undergraduate: Junior,...
Scholarship was crated to support student studying Psychology. Open to...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: Min. $500.00.
Deadline11/30/2021
$7,647.51 Edgar Lee Jordan
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  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $7,647.51
Deadline11/30/2021
$0.00 GASPPA Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Scholarship
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline11/30/2021
Varies George Floyd Emergency Grant Endowment
The Cooper-Woodson College Enhancement Program is pleased to share that the George Floyd Emergency Grant Endowment is offering financial support...
The Cooper-Woodson College Enhancement Program is pleased to share that...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline11/30/2021
$0.00 George Rich Graduate Scholarship
Scholarship awards to outstanding students in the Department of Anthropology. Open to Student who meets the following requirement Graduate:...
Scholarship awards to outstanding students in the Department of...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline11/30/2021
$1,500 Jack Livingston Fellow in Political Theory and American Institutions Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to honor the memory of Professor John C. “Jack” Livingston and the ideals in which he believed. Applicants...
The purpose of this scholarship is to honor the memory of Professor John...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline11/30/2021
$0.00 John W. Connor
The John W. Connor Scholarship is awarded to support Sac State Students Majoring in Anthropology. The scholarship is open to… Undergraduate –...
The John W. Connor Scholarship is awarded to support Sac State Students...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline11/30/2021
Min. $500.00. June Gersten Memorial Scholarship in Psychology
To provide financial assistance to students in the Psychology Pre-Doctoral program. Open to Student who meets the following requirement Graduate:...
To provide financial assistance to students in the Psychology...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: Min. $500.00.
Deadline11/30/2021
$1,000 McConnell Family Psychology Scholarship
Scholarship awards to support students majoring in Psychology. Open to Student who meets the following requirement Undergraduate: Junior and...
Scholarship awards to support students majoring in Psychology. Open to...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline11/30/2021
Minimum $500.00 Mishra Family Scholarship
“The Mishra Family Scholarship is awarded to support Sac State Students. The scholarship is open to… Undergraduate – Sophomore, Junior, and...
“The Mishra Family Scholarship is awarded to support Sac State...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: Minimum $500.00
Deadline11/30/2021
varies Mishra Family Study Abroad Scholarship
This scholarship is intended for Asian Studies students who are studying abroad Student must have a minimum GPA of 2.75. Major: Asian studies or...
This scholarship is intended for Asian Studies students who are studying...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline11/30/2021
$556.90 Professor John G. Ranlett Memorial Scholarship
“The Professor John G. Ranlett Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students in Economic major. The scholarship is open to… Undergraduate –...
“The Professor John G. Ranlett Memorial Scholarship is awarded to...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $556.90
Deadline11/30/2021
$750 Professor R. Jeffrey Lustig Memorial Prize
The purpose of this scholarship is to recognize students on the basis of an undergraduate research paper on social and political theory, university...
The purpose of this scholarship is to recognize students on the basis of...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $750
Deadline11/30/2021
$1,000 Professor Robert L. Curry, Jr.and Chi Ming Dana Curry
The Professor Robert L. Curry, Jr.and Chi Ming Dana scholarship is use to provide support for students in the Department of Economics. The...
The Professor Robert L. Curry, Jr.and Chi Ming Dana scholarship is use...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline11/30/2021
$1,000.00 Professor Thomas Swift Asian Studies Scholarship
The Professor Thomas Swift Endowed Scholarship was created by Professor Thomas Swift, a history professor at Sacramento State from 1966 to 1998....
The Professor Thomas Swift Endowed Scholarship was created by Professor...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/30/2021
$0.00 Richard H. Reeve Award
“The Richard H. Reeve Award is awarded to assist and encourage anthropology majors. The scholarship is open to… Major – Anthropology
“The Richard H. Reeve Award is awarded to assist and encourage...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline11/30/2021
$500.00 Richard W. Fish Scholarship
Purpose: Scholarship created to support students majoring in Chemistry, Biochemistry and biological sciences who are interested in pursuing a...
Purpose: Scholarship created to support students majoring in Chemistry,...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline11/30/2021
$500 towards tuition Robert G. Thompson Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to honor the memory of Robert G. Thompson, Government professor emeritus, and to assist students through...
The purpose of this scholarship is to honor the memory of Robert G....
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $500 towards tuition
Deadline11/30/2021
$0.00 Robert Good Scholarship
The Robert Good Scholarship is intended to support students majoring in Psychology. To be eligible you must… Have a minimum 3.25 GPA overall Be...
The Robert Good Scholarship is intended to support students majoring in...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline11/30/2021
$0.00 Senator Earl Desmond Memorial Scholarship
The Senator Earl Desmond Memorial Scholarship was created to honor the memory of Senators Desmond whose work helped established Sacramento State...
The Senator Earl Desmond Memorial Scholarship was created to honor the...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline11/30/2021
$500 towards tuition The Donald R. Gerth Scholarship in Political Science
The purpose of this scholarship is to encourage study of government and international relations through financial assistance to outstanding...
The purpose of this scholarship is to encourage study of government and...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $500 towards tuition
Deadline11/30/2021
$1,000 Thomas Swift Government/Journalism Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to support students at Sacramento State and was created by Professor Thomas Swift, a history professor at...
The purpose of this scholarship is to support students at Sacramento...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline11/30/2021
$1,000 Wade R. Smith Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is in honor of Wade R. Smith, who was a professor in the Department of Political Science at Sacramento State. This scholarship is...
This scholarship is in honor of Wade R. Smith, who was a professor in...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline11/30/2021
$2,000 - $10,000 Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation Native American Studies Scholarship
Scholarship is open to any major. Students must have one or more of the following: Concentration or Minor in Native American Studies At least...
Scholarship is open to any major. Students must have one or more of the...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2021
  • Award: $2,000 - $10,000
Deadline11/30/2021
$2,000 Bob Larson Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship award is for student changing or enhancing their current career path. Student must be enrolled 2nd or 3rd year Masters or Doctorate...
Scholarship award is for student changing or enhancing their current...
  • Deadline: 12/05/2021
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline12/05/2021
Varies Doctor of Physical Therapy Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to support doctoral students in the Department of Physical Therapy during clinical affiliations that require...
This scholarship is intended to support doctoral students in the...
  • Deadline: 12/05/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/05/2021
Varies Jancis K. Dennis Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to support physical therapy students in their pursuit of becoming highly competent practitioners, particularly...
This scholarship is intended to support physical therapy students in...
  • Deadline: 12/05/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/05/2021