David and Elaine Peterson Scholarship

The David and Elaine Peterson Scholarship exists to serve Sacramento State students who graduated from Yuba City High School in Sutter, CA.

  • Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.75 for incoming freshman and 2.5 for continuing undergraduates
  • Any major or program
  • Freshman, Sophomore or Junior
  • Full time at time of award (as defined by current Sacramento State catalog)
  • Applicants must have graduated from Yuba City High School in Sutter County, CA

Supplemental Questions
  1. Provide a short essay (250 - 500 words) and share the following. - Degree and career goals - Why you chose to attend Sacramento State - Any hardships or obstacles you face in pursuit of your education at Sacramento State, and what you are doing to overcome those hardships - Include background and achievements, such as clubs, sports, hobbies, awards, employment, etc. Specifically mention any jobs related to agriculture work.
  2. If applicant is an incoming freshman, submit copy of Yuba City High School Transcript - If applicant is a transferring undergraduate or continuing at Sacramento State, submit most recent transcript from undergraduate school.
  3. Please provide the TERM and YEAR you plan to graduate from Sac State. (e.g. Fall 2020)