The College of Behavioral and Social Sciences is proud to offer more than 100 scholarships to deserving students majoring in one of our many fine programs. The college has a long and proud history of providing financial support to a great number of students throughout its 11 academic programs. Available scholarships range in value from modest financial assistance to full financial support.

If you are interested in applying for a scholarship, the process has never been easier. Visit the university scholarship page for more information on how to apply through a simple one-application process. If you have questions regarding the college scholarship process, please call the college office at 530-898-4926 or email us at

Academic and Performance Scholarships

If you are a high achieving student and plan on pursuing your education at CSU, Chico, we invite you to apply for an Academic and Performance scholarship. This scholarship is intended for incoming freshman or transfer students who are attending California State University, Chico for the first time. To qualify you must have an incoming GPA of at least 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) and plan on majoring in one of the academic programs offered in the college. Applications will be available online in the fall. Please visit this site in October to complete your Application.