Scholarships

CIM SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE

The CIM program is supported by a strong industry group (the patrons group) which consists of more than 50 companies and individuals. The patrons group graciously provides scholarships each semester for eligible students to promote the CIM program and to help students who are in need of financial assistant to pursue their degree in CIM at Chico State.

1- First Year Scholarships ($1000 per semester)

This scholarship is for students who are in their first year in the program. Freshmen, transfer, and those students who changed their major to CIM may apply. Following are eligibility criteria:

  1. Applicants should be enrolled into at least two CIM related courses each semester. GE courses do not count. The CIM program scholarship committee will determine whether or not an applicant is enrolled into two CIM related courses.
  2. Applicants who receive more than $4000 per semester in scholarship from other sources are not eligible.

2- Performance Scholarships ($1000 per semester)

This scholarship is for all CIM majors except the first year students. Following areeligibility criteria:

  1. Applicants should have a cumulative GPA of 2.85 or higher.
  2. Applicants should be enrolled into at least two CIM related courses each semester. GE courses do not count. The CIM program scholarship committee will determine whether or not an applicant is enrolled into two CIM related courses.
  3. Applicants who receive more than $4000 per semester in scholarship from other sources are not eligible.
  4. Applicants should make progress toward earning the CIM degree at Chico State.
  5. Applicants should be involved in the CIM program activities. Such as student club competitions and community service projects.

3- Discretionary Scholarships ($1000 per semester)

  1. Any CIM major who is actively involved in CIM program activities can apply for this scholarship. However this scholarship is aimed for those CIM students who are not in their first year in CIM, and who do not meet 2.85 GPA requirement for receiving other CIM scholarships. Only four scholarships are available each semester. Recipients will be selected by the CIM program scholarship committee. Following are eligibility criteria:
  2. Applicants should be enrolled into at least two CIM related courses each each semester. GE courses do not count. The CIM program scholarship committee will determine whether or not an applicant is enrolled into two CIM related courses.
  3. Applicants who receive more than $4000 per semester in scholarship from other sources are not eligible.
  4. Applicants should make progress toward earning the CIM degree at Chico State
  5. Applicants should be involved in the CIM program activities. Such as student club competitions and community service projects.

Additional Scholarships  

See links below

Department, College, and University Scholarships 

  • Available after the first year

  • CIM Scholarship Application required

  • Additional University scholarship application required

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

University Scholarship Application is available to download from the CSU Chico Financial Aid and Scholarship Office by clicking here during the application period, October 1 through February 1 for the next academic year.