California State University, Fullerton

Alumni Association Scholarship

Amount: $3,000

Established by: This program was established by the Cal State Fullerton Alumni Association. Scholarship funds are raised through the generous support of CSUF alumni and proceeds raised at alumni programs and events.

Money must be used for the upcoming academic year and funds may not be transferred to another school or program. Recipients may not receive more than $5,000 in total scholarship money per year.

Undergraduate recipients must carry at least 12 units; graduate recipients must carry at least 9 units each semester. Up to two scholarships will be awarded in May. Recipients will be invited and encouraged to attend signature alumni events for the 2015-2016 year.

Open to: This award is open to all continuing full-time CSUF undergraduate and graduate students. Graduate students may be first year students if they are CSUF alumni. Undergraduates must have completed a minimum of 24 units during the current academic year at Cal State Fullerton and be attending CSUF for the 2015-2016 academic year.


  • 3.0 GPA
  • Merit Demonstrated involvement with Cal State Fullerton or an outside service organization.

Application Timeline & Process

Applications for the Alumni Association scholarships will be available toward the end of the Fall semester and are typically due in the middle of February. Please check back for more information or contact us with any questions.

Application Timeline & Process

Step 1: Complete the university scholarship application: Log on to the campus portal and click on the scholarship button.


Step 2: Make sure to have your references complete their letters as part of your application.

Step 3: Finalists will be selected for interviews with members of the Alumni Association Board of Directors.

Scholarship Expectations

Those selected as Alumni Association scholars are invited to participate in various events throughout the year. It is highly recommended that you attend as many of them as possible as they provide unique opportunities to connect with alumni. These may include:

  • Spring Alumni Association Board meeting in May
  • Family Day/Concert Under the Stars in September
  • Vision and Visionaries Banquet in February

For more information, please call the Alumni Relations office at 657-CSU-ALUM.