Golden Hive Endowed Scholarship

The Golden Hive Scholarship is intended to support students who recently transferred to Sacramento State and attend the university on a part-time basis.

Students must meet following requirements:
  • Minimum GPA: 3.0 overall
  • Major: Open to All Majors
  • Class Level: Undergraduate/ Graduate
  • Enrollment Requirements: Students must be enrolled in at least 6 units.
    May Reapply:
    Student recipients, that meet the scholarship criteria, are eligible to reapply for the scholarship award. The student’s application will be considered by the Alumni Association scholarship committee as part of the entire applicant pool.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please provide the TERM and YEAR you plan to graduate from Sac State. (e.g. Fall 2020)
  2. Please submit a résumé of extracurricular activities and/or employment, awards and achievements, not to exceed one page, which you would like considered by the scholarship committee. (For example: student government, school clubs, science projects, volunteer activity, work experience.) Must include the date(s) of participation and any leadership roles held.
  3. Please submit a personal essay/statement not to exceed 750 words, describing why you chose to attend Sacramento State, your degree and career goals, any hardships or obstacles you face in pursuit of your education at Sacramento State, and what you are doing to overcome those hardships.
  4. Applicants must submit one letter of recommendation from a current or former faculty member or club/organization advisor.
  5. Please submit an unofficial copy of your Sacramento State or community college transcript.