Scholarships & Awards in the College of Natural Sciences

The College of Natural Sciences, in partnership with alumni, parents, friends, and industry, is committed to providing opportunities through scholarships to students who demonstrate outstanding academic performance and/or financial need.

Although the Governor of California has promised to make education accessible to anyone who wants to pursue it, more and more students find it harder to obtain a degree due to lack of funds. Students work more and take fewer courses in order to survive.

In order to be eligible for scholarships within the College of Natural Sciences students must complete the CSU, Chico online scholarship application October 1 - December 15.

Floyd L. English Natural Sciences Scholarship

Each year up to 20 scholarships are given to students majoring in programs in the College of Natural Sciences. Scholarships may be awarded annually in amounts up to $5,000, with a four-year $20,000 total award possible for freshmen. The deciding criteria for the award is the student's potential for achievement in a profession that is science or mathematics based. Read more.