The Barry Goldwater Scholarship was created to encourage outstanding students to pursue research careers in mathematics, the natural sciences, or engineering and to foster excellence in those fields. Scholars receive up to $7,500 annually. Eligible students should have a recommended minimum GPA of 3.7+, be current sophomores or juniors, and pursuing a degree in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics.
The Harry S. Truman Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship for college students who plan to pursue careers in government or public service. This includes careers in government, education, nonprofit, public interest/advocacy, social work, healthcare, etc. Truman Scholars receive up to $30,000 for graduate or professional school, participate in leadership development activities, and have special opportunities for internships and employment with the federal government.
This introduction level workshop is open to all Cal State LA students looking to craft competitive scholarship and fellowship essays. Interested students must bring a draft of a personal statement or a past essay to the workshop. Space is limited.
Please register to attend by Oct. 31.
The Udall Scholarship is a $7,000 award for sophomore and junior level college students committed to careers related to the environment, tribal public policy, or Native American health care.
This information session will familiarize you with the award, application process, and best practices for constructing a competitive application. Freshmen, sophomores, and juniors of all majors are encouraged to attend.
Please register to attend by Nov. 13.
This intermediate level workshop is open to all Cal State LA students interested in polishing an existing personal statement. Space is limited.
Please register to attend by Nov. 14.