The CSUSB Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships accepts scholarship applications for the upcoming academic year beginning in January. Scholarships are awarded to new and continuing students attending CSUSB. Most scholarships are administered by the CSUSB Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships. Others are administered by department majors and associations. Applications and further information about department scholarships may be obtained by contacting the department or association directly.
Applicants only need to complete the CSUSB scholarship application to be considered for all campus scholarships for which they are eligible. The deadline to apply is listed on the application. For further information, please contact the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships at (909) 537-5227.
**The CSUSB Scholarship Application will be available online via MyCoyote. Look for the 'CSUSB Scholarship Site' link. CSUSB Scholarships Criteria
To be considered for the need-based scholarships, the applicant will also need a completed Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) on file with the Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships by the scholarship application deadline. The FAFSA can be completed online at https://studentaid.gov/h/apply-for-aid/fafsa and will become available on October 1st, one year prior to the award year.
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Other Information Regarding Scholarships
Not only do we provide students with information on how to find scholarships, but we also try to provide them with information that educates, such as scholarship scams. Listed below are some additional web sites that may be of interest to learn more about scholarships:
- The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) web site has information on scholarship scams and how to avoid them.
- National Association of Financial Aid Administrators has consumer scholarship tips.
- The Federal Student Aid Programs are the largest source of student aid in America, providing over $40 billion a year in grants, loans, and work-study assistance. This website will provide help for every stage of the financial aid process, whether a student is in school or out of school.
- Scholarship Search Center
- Grants & Scholarships