Graduate Scholarships

Current Fees & Tuition

Scholarship Office

NFSC Scholarship flier The deadline for application is February 15.


California State University, Chico provides merit and scholarship awards to deserving students for graduate studies and many go unfilled. Each year the number and size of these awards vary according to annual endowment earnings, contributions to scholarship funds, and applicant qualifications.

Students must complete a single online application to be considered for all university scholarships. In addition, some program scholarships have additional application requirements. The CSU, Chico online scholarship application is due in fall of each year for the next academic year. Complete information is available at

CSU and CSU, Chico Opportunities

Financial Aid - Office of International Education

Fellowships and Awards - Office of Graduate Studies

Grant Opportunities

Graduate students are encouraged to apply for research, travel, and study grants to support graduate level research. Each month, the Graduate School sends monthly graduate student announcements to all enrolled students. These announcements include a section on grant opportunities. Students are also encouraged to take advantage of CSU, Chico's online grant resource center.

Websites to Aid Your Search for Graduate School Funding

External Scholarships