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There are three scholarships on campus dedicated to CD students!! The first two are through the CSUSB campus and the 3rd is through the Helen Mader Scholarship Fund.

  • The Rose and Leo Ricco Child Development Endowed Scholarship Fund
    • Student must be enrolled at California State University, San Bernardino
    • Declared undergraduate major in the Department of Child Development
    • Minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Financial Need Preferred
    • Preference is given to first-generation college student
  • The El-Gaouny and Lee Child Development Scholarship Fund
    • Will provide scholarship support for students at California State University, San Bernardino majoring in Child Development or Psychology programs
    • Preference for high performing students who are pursuing a bachelor's degree in Child Development or Psychology
    • Minimum of 3.0 GPA
    • Financial need preferred
    • Junior or Senior status having completed at least 30 semester or 45 quarter units of college course work
    • Be enrolled in at least 4 semester units at time of receipt of the scholarship

For more information about these scholarships and for information on how to apply, please visit the Financial Aid website at 

  • Behavior Frontiers Helen Mader Scholarship Fund
    • 3 scholarships of $1,500 each to be applied to the 2024-2025 academic year 
    • Available to college sophomores and juniors attending any California based colleges and universities pursuing degrees in Special Education, Child Development, Psychology, or minoring/emphasis in Applied Behavior Analysis 
    • For more information - Behavior Frontiers Helen Mader Scholarship - CA Colleges