All Opportunities

The application cycle dates for the Fall semester of 2021 and Spring semester of 2022 will open on 11/15/2020. The application close date will be 01/31/2021 for undergraduates and 04/15/2021 for graduates.* Please note: amounts and numbers of available scholarships are estimates, dependent on funding.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000.00 Brusca Zoology Scholarship
The Brusca Zoology Scholarship is awarded to a full time Biology Graduate student. Must maintain a 3.0 or better cumulative GPA. Presented...
The Brusca Zoology Scholarship is awarded to a full time Biology...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/15/2021
$500 minimum Deans' Graduate Scholarships
The Deans’ Graduate Scholarships are awarded to exceptional students who are entering into one of Humboldt’s 11 Master’s programs. This...
The Deans’ Graduate Scholarships are awarded to exceptional students who...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $500 minimum
Deadline04/15/2021
$10,274.00 Donald and Andrea Tuttle Fellowship for Clean Energy Studies
Intended to support Schatz Energy Research Center Fellowships for HSU Graduate Students who focus on clean, renewable energy and / or energy...
Intended to support Schatz Energy Research Center Fellowships for HSU...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $10,274.00
Deadline04/15/2021
$1,000.00 Fred and Margaret Telonicher Memorial
The Fred and Margaret Telonicher Memorial scholarship is granted annually to a Humboldt State University student in the biological sciences. ...
The Fred and Margaret Telonicher Memorial scholarship is granted...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/15/2021
$1,000.00 Geoffrey C. Bain Jr. Memorial Scholarship
The Geoffrey Bain Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a full time junior or senior student in CNRS. Eligible majors for this scholarship include:...
The Geoffrey Bain Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a full time junior...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/15/2021
$2,500.00 Graduate Equity Fellowship
The Graduate Equity Fellowship is awarded to a full time graduate student who is also a California resident. Must demonstrate financial need as...
The Graduate Equity Fellowship is awarded to a full time graduate...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline04/15/2021
Varies Ketly Shakira Sylla Memorial Scholarship
This award was created in memory of HSU Sociology student, Ketly Shakira Sylla, who was a 22-year old senior when she passed on Sept. 20, 2019....
This award was created in memory of HSU Sociology student, Ketly Shakira...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/15/2021
$1,000.00 Lowell Diller Wildlife Scholarship
Recipient must demonstrate Lowell Diller’s passion for wildlife, love of field work, and show promise to be a teacher and mentor to others as he was.
Recipient must demonstrate Lowell Diller’s passion for wildlife, love of...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/15/2021
$2,000.00 Marin Rod & Gun Club Fisheries Scholarship
The Marin Rod & Gun Club Fish and Wildlife Scholarship is awarded to a full time Natural Resources: Fisheries graduate student. Amounts and...
The Marin Rod & Gun Club Fish and Wildlife Scholarship is awarded to a...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline04/15/2021
$2,000.00 Marin Rod and Gun Club Wildlife Scholarship
The Marin Rod & Gun Club Fish and Wildlife Scholarship is awarded to a full time graduate student in Natural Resources with a declared option and...
The Marin Rod & Gun Club Fish and Wildlife Scholarship is awarded to a...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline04/15/2021
$2,000.00 Marion Diller Social Work Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to help support a graduate student in the Social Work Department pursuing a degree with a public school based...
The purpose of this scholarship is to help support a graduate student in...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline04/15/2021
$1,000.00 Mark B. Rhea ESM
Funded by Mark B. Rhea before his passing to help support ESM students. Applicants must describe their interest and willingness for learning...
Funded by Mark B. Rhea before his passing to help support ESM students....
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/15/2021
$1,500.00 Mark David Sheive Memorial Scholarship
The Mark David Sheive Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a student who has received a Baccalaureate degree from HSU in Liberal Studies/ Multiple...
The Mark David Sheive Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a student who...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline04/15/2021
Varies Math Department Scholarships
The Math Department offers eight distinct scholarships, targeting various groups of HSU Mathematics majors. By filling out a single application,...
The Math Department offers eight distinct scholarships, targeting...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/15/2021
$2,500.00 Paul Valentich-Scott Oceanography Scholarship
The Paul Valentich-Scott Oceanography Scholarship is awarded to a full time sophomore, junior or senior Oceanography student. Amounts and numbers...
The Paul Valentich-Scott Oceanography Scholarship is awarded to a full...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline04/15/2021
$15,000.00 Schatz Energy Fellowship
The Schatz Energy Fellowship is awarded to a graduate student in the Environmental Resources Engineering (ERE) or Energy, Technology, and Policy...
The Schatz Energy Fellowship is awarded to a graduate student in the...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $15,000.00
Deadline04/15/2021
Varies Social Work Faculty Tribute Scholarship
The Social Work Faculty Tribute Scholarship is awarded to qualified candidates who will be pursuing a baccalaureate or master’s degree in social...
The Social Work Faculty Tribute Scholarship is awarded to qualified...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/15/2021
$2,000.00 Stanley W. and Lorene J. Harris Scholarship
The Lorene & Stanley Harris Scholarship is awarded to a currently enrolled, full-time student in Natural Resources with a declared option in...
The Lorene & Stanley Harris Scholarship is awarded to a currently...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline04/15/2021
$1,000.00 The Lee-Mossman Scholarship
The purpose of the fund is to encourage research that supports biodiversity by promoting sustainability, health, and productivity, of the worlds’...
The purpose of the fund is to encourage research that supports...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/15/2021
$1,000.00 Victor Egan Scholarship
The Victor Egan Scholarship is awarded to a teaching credential who student who desires to teach in the public schools. Must demonstrate financial...
The Victor Egan Scholarship is awarded to a teaching credential who...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/15/2021
1,500 James D. and Sara M. Turner Sociology Scholarship
The James D. and Sara M. Turner Sociology scholarship is awarded to a student pursuing MA in Public Sociology with a major GPA of at least 3.75...
The James D. and Sara M. Turner Sociology scholarship is awarded to a...
  • Deadline: 05/19/2021
  • Award: 1,500
Deadline05/19/2021
$1,000.00 Dr. Ernie O. Salo Memorial Scholarship
The Ernie Salo Scholarship is awarded to a Fisheries Biology Major. Must demonstrate financial need as determined by the FAFSA. Amounts and...
The Ernie Salo Scholarship is awarded to a Fisheries Biology Major. ...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 EOP/Special Services Scholarship
The EOP Special Services Scholarship is awarded to an EOP student. Amounts and numbers of scholarships are estimates, dependent on funding.
The EOP Special Services Scholarship is awarded to an EOP student. ...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Homer Balabanis Economics Scholarship
The Homer Balabanis Economics Scholarship recognizes HSU’s first economist. In recognition of Professor Balabanis’ remarkable record of service,...
The Homer Balabanis Economics Scholarship recognizes HSU’s first...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Sean T. and Robin A. Bailie Veterans Endowment Fund
This scholarship is to provide financial assistance to Humboldt State University students who served in any branch of the U.S. Uniformed Services. ...
This scholarship is to provide financial assistance to Humboldt State...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$3,000.00 Bud Burke Geology Scholarship
The Bud Burke Geology Scholarship is awarded to a full time Geology student, whose research interests have an emphasis in Geomorphology or...
The Bud Burke Geology Scholarship is awarded to a full time Geology...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000.00
Ended
Varies Barbara Merrill
Barbara Merrill was a 1942 graduate in Education and later taught locally. This scholarship is awarded to a resident of the state of California...
Barbara Merrill was a 1942 graduate in Education and later taught...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000 Carin Kaltschmidt Computer Science Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide scholarship support for computer science majors with an interest in pursuing a career in web design,...
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide scholarship support for...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000.00 Codoni, Horn, Paine Scholarship
The Codoni, Horn, Paine Scholarship is awarded to a full time HSU student. Preference given to to graduates of Ferndale High School first. ...
The Codoni, Horn, Paine Scholarship is awarded to a full time HSU...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Diana Pettit Berman Nursing Scholarship
The purpose of this fund is to support students pursuing a bachelor’s degree in nursing. The eligible recipient must demonstrate interest in and...
The purpose of this fund is to support students pursuing a bachelor’s...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Don C. Banghart Forestry Scholarship
Recipient must be a Forestry Major with preference given to students studying Fire Ecology. Must have a 2.5 GPA or better. Awards and amounts are...
Recipient must be a Forestry Major with preference given to students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$750.00 Dr. Orval M Klose Mathematics Scholarship
The Dr. Orval M Klose Mathematics Scholarship is established to support the education of students with financial need pursuing an undergraduate...
The Dr. Orval M Klose Mathematics Scholarship is established to support...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Elmo Moore Memorial Mathematics Scholarship
The Elmo Moore Scholarship is awarded to a full time Mathematics undergraduate student. Must maintain a 2.0 GPA. Amounts and numbers of...
The Elmo Moore Scholarship is awarded to a full time Mathematics...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
Varies Floyd Lobree
The Floyd Lobree Scholarship is awarded to a Forestry , Resource Management and Interpretation, or Wildlife Management major. Must demonstrate...
The Floyd Lobree Scholarship is awarded to a Forestry , Resource...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000.00 Frank B. Wood Scholarship
The Frank Wood Scholarship is awarded to a full time undergraduate student in the Department of World Languages and Cultures. Amounts and numbers...
The Frank Wood Scholarship is awarded to a full time undergraduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$5,000.00 Harry S. Kieval Scholarship
The Harry Kieval Scholarship is awarded to a senior level Mathematics major. The recipients shall be selected on the basis of academic...
The Harry Kieval Scholarship is awarded to a senior level Mathematics...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Harry S. Kieval Transfer Scholarship
The Harry Kieval Transfer Scholarship is awarded to a Mathematics transfer student. Amounts and numbers of scholarships are estimates, dependent...
The Harry Kieval Transfer Scholarship is awarded to a Mathematics...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$500.00 Herring Geography Scholarship
The Herring scholarship is awarded to students majoring in Geography with a 2.75 or better cumulative GPA and financial need. Amounts and numbers...
The Herring scholarship is awarded to students majoring in Geography...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,500.00 Lorene J. Harris Scholarship
The Lorene Harris Scholarship is awarded to a currently enrolled/continuing junior or senior student with a declared major in Wildlife at HSU. ...
The Lorene Harris Scholarship is awarded to a currently...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$1,500.00 Louis H. Wayers Memorial Forestry Scholarship
The Louis H. Wayers Memorial scholarship was established in 1985 from contributions from alumnae and a large contribution from his parents. Louis...
The Louis H. Wayers Memorial scholarship was established in 1985 from...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$4,304.00 Mark B. Rhea Environmental Science and Management Scholarship
The purpose shall be to support students pursuing a degree in Environment Science Management. Upper division and graduate students are eligible to...
The purpose shall be to support students pursuing a degree in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $4,304.00
Ended
$2,700.00 Mark Petty Bush Memorial Scholarship in Wildlife Management
Mark Bush was a 1979 graduate of the HSU Wildlife program. This scholarship is awarded to a currently enrolled/continuing junior or senior student...
Mark Bush was a 1979 graduate of the HSU Wildlife program. This...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,700.00
Ended
$4,000.00 Mary and Foster Keller Scholarship
The Mary and Foster Keller Scholarship is a Presidential Scholarship to provide a student of exceptional academic merit and demonstrated financial...
The Mary and Foster Keller Scholarship is a Presidential Scholarship to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $4,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Michael and Carol Fielding Scholarship
The Fielding Scholarship is awarded to a full time Business Administration undergraduate student. Amounts and numbers of scholarships are...
The Fielding Scholarship is awarded to a full time Business...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Michael B. Smeaton Biology Scholarship
To honor the memory of HSU graduate Michael B. Smeaton. Provide one annual scholarship to a Biology undergraduate student majoring in the...
To honor the memory of HSU graduate Michael B. Smeaton. Provide one...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Michael S. Clark Accounting Scholarship
The Michael Clark Accounting Scholarship is awarded to a full time Business Administration senior student. Amounts and numbers of scholarships are...
The Michael Clark Accounting Scholarship is awarded to a full time...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
Varies Music Scholarships for Freshman and Transfer Students
Scholarships are available to music majors and non-majors; preference is given to students majoring in Music. Recipients of Music Department...
Scholarships are available to music majors and non-majors; preference is...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$900.00 Norton Benner
The Norton Benner Scholarship is awarded to a Forestry student. Must maintain a 3.0 GPA and demonstrate financial need as determined by the FAFSA...
The Norton Benner Scholarship is awarded to a Forestry student. Must...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $900.00
Ended
$2,500.00 Osher Scholarship for California Community College Transfer Students
The Osher California Community College Transfer Student is awarded to a junior or senior transfer student from a California Community College with...
The Osher California Community College Transfer Student is awarded to a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
Ended
$500.00 Redwood Empire Chapter, Society of California Accountants Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a full time student pursuing a degree in Business Administration with a declared emphasis in accounting. Must have...
This scholarship is awarded to a full time student pursuing a degree in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended