Financial Aid & Scholarship Office

Online Scholarship Application for CSU, Chico, is now closed.

California State University, Chico, is now closed for 2013-2014.

The scholarship application for California State University, Chico is now closed for 2013-2014.

The application for 2014-2015 CSU, Chico scholarship opportunities is coming soon. The application is under revision and anticipated to open around October 17. Watch our website, your WildcatMail for Student Announcements, and postings around the CSU, Chico campus.

Scholarship recipients are selected in the spring for the following academic year. In order to be considered for 2014-2015, applications must be submitted online by December 15, 2013 midnight Pacific Standard Time. Consider applying for external (privately funded) scholarships for the next academic year.

Applicants must be enrolled at CSU, Chico or must be regularly eligible for admission. New applicants to the University must have an admission application on file. Students enrolled only through Regional & Continuing Education’s Open University are not eligible. All scholarships require that the recipients maintain full-time enrollment (12 units undergraduates and credential; 8 units graduates). All scholarships also require a minimum 2.00 GPA and many require a GPA of 3.00 or higher.

Need-Based Scholarships
Some scholarships require that recipients demonstrate financial need. In order to be considered for need-based scholarships, you must file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) no later than March 2, 2014 for the 2014-2015 academic year. If you are selected as a recipient of a need-based scholarship, your need will be verified prior to any funds being disbursed. Do not limit your opportunities by not completing the FAFSA.