All Opportunities

The current application cycle are for the Fall semester of 2022 and Spring semester of 2023 and will open on November 15th. The main application deadline is January 31st; with a small portion of deadlines that will continue on to April 15th. Note: Please follow the application guidelines and deadlines as posted for each scholarship accordingly as they do vary between scholarships. Special note: amounts and numbers of available scholarships are estimates, dependent on funding.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000 Aidan Leaf Mullin Memorial Scholarship
The Aidan Leaf Mullin Memorial Scholarship was established in 2021 to honor Aidan Leaf Mullin by supporting an annual scholarship to Humboldt State...
The Aidan Leaf Mullin Memorial Scholarship was established in 2021 to...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,500.00 Albert and Mildred Van Duzer Art Scholarship
The Albert and Mildred Van Duzer scholarships are awarded to students in the Art or Theater, Film and Dance departments. Amounts and numbers of...
The Albert and Mildred Van Duzer scholarships are awarded to students in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,500.00 Albert and Mildred Van Duzer Theater Scholarship
The Van Duzer Scholarship was designated in memory of Albert and Mildred Van Duzer with the stipulation that these scholarships be awarded to...
The Van Duzer Scholarship was designated in memory of Albert and Mildred...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline01/31/2022
Varies Alfred Pilz
The Alfred Pilz Scholarship is given to a student from Humboldt County. Must demonstrate financial need as determined by the FAFSA or California...
The Alfred Pilz Scholarship is given to a student from Humboldt County. ...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2022
2,000 Allan E. Nilson Memorial Forestry Scholarship
Scholarship is available to a Junior or Senior Forestry student. Must have a 2.5 or higher GPA and demonstrate financial need as determined by the...
Scholarship is available to a Junior or Senior Forestry student. Must...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: 2,000
Deadline01/31/2022
1,000 Ann E. Taylor and Rich Barcelona Friendship Scholarship
The Ann E. Taylor and Rich Barcelona Friendship Scholarship is is awarded to a currently enrolled/continuing junior or senior student with a...
The Ann E. Taylor and Rich Barcelona Friendship Scholarship is is...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: 1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
Varies Armando John Seghetti Memorial Scholarship
Rose Seghetti established this scholarship in the memory of her brother. Her family immigrated from Italy and settled in Guerneville, CA. She...
Rose Seghetti established this scholarship in the memory of her brother....
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2022
$2,500.00 Ballard Scholarship
The Ballard scholarship is awarded to students on the basis of financial need. Amounts and numbers of scholarships are estimates, dependent on...
The Ballard scholarship is awarded to students on the basis of financial...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Bill and Sheri Robison Family Scholarship
The purpose of the Fund is to support students who have graduated from the Fortuna Union High School District who attend Humboldt State University....
The purpose of the Fund is to support students who have graduated from...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
Varies Blanche G. Williams and Gertrude G. Graham Scholarship
The Blanche G. Williams and Gertrude G. Graham Scholarship is awarded to a full time HSU student. Must demonstrate financial need as determined by...
The Blanche G. Williams and Gertrude G. Graham Scholarship is awarded to...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 Bob R. Kittleson Economics Scholarship
The Bob R. Kittleson Scholarship is in honor of long-time HSU economist Dr. Bob Kittleson. This $1000.00 scholarship is awarded annually to an...
The Bob R. Kittleson Scholarship is in honor of long-time HSU economist...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$2,000.00 Braden C. Hogan Memorial Scholarship
Braden Hogan was a 2005 graduate of the HSU Wildlife department. This scholarship is awarded to a currently enrolled/continuing junior or senior...
Braden Hogan was a 2005 graduate of the HSU Wildlife department. This...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
5,000 Bud Burke Geology
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: 01/31/2022
  • Award: 5,000
Deadline01/31/2022
Varies Charles Bloom Scholarship
The Charles Bloom Scholarship is awarded to a full time HSU student. Must have demonstrated financial need as determined by the FAFSA or the...
The Charles Bloom Scholarship is awarded to a full time HSU student. ...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 Christine Lynch and William C. Tanner Scholarship
The Christine Lynch and William C. Tanner scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate student with both demonstrated academic merit and financial...
The Christine Lynch and William C. Tanner scholarship is awarded to an...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
Varies Christopher A. Arthunas Scholarship
The Christopher Arthunas Scholarship is awarded to a student with good academic achievement. Amounts and numbers of scholarships are estimates,...
The Christopher Arthunas Scholarship is awarded to a student with good...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2022
$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: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 Conservation Unlimited Alumni Association Scholarship
Conservation Unlimited is the oldest student club on campus. The CU Alumni Association Scholarship is awarded to a currently enrolled/continuing...
Conservation Unlimited is the oldest student club on campus. The CU...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
Varies Cornelius Henry Siemens Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a student in the College of Natural Resources and Sciences, who shows financial need as determined by the FAFSA or the California Dream...
Awarded to a student in the College of Natural Resources and Sciences,...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 Craig D. Kent-Basham Memorial Scholarship
The Craig D. Kent-Basham Memorial scholarship is awarded to students in Computer Science who demonstrate financial need. Amounts and numbers of...
The Craig D. Kent-Basham Memorial scholarship is awarded to students in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$700.00 Craig L. Hadley Memorial Scholarship
The Craig Hadley Scholarship is awarded to a student pursuing a career in weekly newspapering (community journalism). Amounts and numbers of...
The Craig Hadley Scholarship is awarded to a student pursuing a career...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $700.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$3,500.00 Crankstart Transfer Scholars
The purpose of the Crankstart Scholarship Program is to grant assistance to California Community College Transfer Students at Humboldt State...
The purpose of the Crankstart Scholarship Program is to grant assistance...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $3,500.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 CSU Scholarship for Future Scholars
The scholarship program for Future Scholars represents an effort by Humboldt State University to support the development of students with merit and...
The scholarship program for Future Scholars represents an effort by...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$6,000.00 CSU Trustee's Scholarship
In 1999, the William Randolph Hearst Foundation partnered with the CSU Board of Trustees to create the William Randolph Hearst/CSU Trustees’ Award...
In 1999, the William Randolph Hearst Foundation partnered with the CSU...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $6,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$6,000.00 Dale M. Schoettler Scholarship for Visually Impaired Students
The Dale M. Schoettler Scholarship for Visually Impaired Students was established in 1991 for San Francisco State and San Jose State University...
The Dale M. Schoettler Scholarship for Visually Impaired Students was...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $6,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$2,000.00 Danielle Plum Zumbrun Memorial Scholarship
The Danielle Zumbrum Scholarship supports Fisheries graduate student thesis research on salmonid fishes (salmon, steelhead, trout).
The Danielle Zumbrum Scholarship supports Fisheries graduate student...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 David and Gwynna Morris Scholarship
Awarded to students pursuing an undergraduate degree in Business Administration with financial need and a minimum GPA of 3.0
Awarded to students pursuing an undergraduate degree in Business...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$500.00 David M. Stone Memorial Scholarship
Mary Stone established this scholarship in honor of her son David who attended Humboldt State University as a learning-disabled student. Amounts...
Mary Stone established this scholarship in honor of her son David who...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Dean's Scholarship- Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
Incoming transfer student, major within CAAHS
Incoming transfer student, major within CAAHS
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$660.00 Dean's Scholarship- Natural Resources and Sciences
Incoming transfer student, minimum 3.0 GPA, major within CNRS, and participation in INRSEP program.
Incoming transfer student, minimum 3.0 GPA, major within CNRS, and...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $660.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$660.00 Dean's Scholarship- Professional Studies
• Applicants must be first year students – First time Freshmen • Applicants must be pursuing a degree in one of the following departments: Business...
• Applicants must be first year students – First time...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $660.00
Deadline01/31/2022
Varies Della Bryant and Charles C. Luther Memorial Scholarship
The Della Bryant and Charles C. Luther Memorial scholarship is awarded on the basis of merit and financial need. Amounts and numbers of...
The Della Bryant and Charles C. Luther Memorial scholarship is awarded...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2022
Varies Denis Lee Cullins Memorial Scholarship
The Denis Cullins Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a full time continuing HSU student. In 1987 this scholarship was established in memory of...
The Denis Cullins Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a full time...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2022
$500.00 Department of Politics
The Department of Politics Scholarship is awarded to a full time student pursuing a degree in Political Science. Amounts and numbers of...
The Department of Politics Scholarship is awarded to a full time student...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 Dillard/Bailey Undergraduate Forestry Scholarship
The Dillard Bailey Scholarship was established in 1997 from Marie Dillard who had diverse charitable interests, including education. The...
The Dillard Bailey Scholarship was established in 1997 from Marie...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$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: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$2,500.00 Doris and Thomas Montgomery Scholarship
The Doris and Thomas Montgomery Scholarship is awarded to a full time student who attended a Humboldt County high school first and then to a...
The Doris and Thomas Montgomery Scholarship is awarded to a full time...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline01/31/2022
1000 UG, 1,500 Grad Dr. Chester Collins Memorial Psychology Scholarship
The Dr. Chester Collins Memorial Psychology Scholarship is awarded to full-time graduate or undergraduate Psychology majors who have shown evidence...
The Dr. Chester Collins Memorial Psychology Scholarship is awarded to...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: 1000 UG, 1,500 Grad
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Dr. Ilie & Judith Smultea History Scholarship
To support students who are pursuing an education with a focus in history.
To support students who are pursuing an education with a focus in history.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$2,500.00 Dr. James F. Welsh Biology Scholarship
The purpose of the fund is to provide scholarship support for biology, botany and zoology students. Must have senior class standing 90 or more...
The purpose of the fund is to provide scholarship support for biology,...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline01/31/2022
1,500- All Fall semester Dr. John L. Harper Memorial Scholarship
Eligible candidates for the John Harper scholarship will be Geography majors, junior or above, with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and who...
Eligible candidates for the John Harper scholarship will be Geography...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: 1,500- All Fall semester
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 Dr. Joseph S. Leeper Geography Scholarship
The Joseph Leeper Geography scholarship is awarded to a Geography major with at least one term completed at Humboldt State University who has at...
The Joseph Leeper Geography scholarship is awarded to a Geography major...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,500.00 Edith and Adolph Pederson Scholarship
The Pederson Scholarship is awarded to a resident of Humboldt County, who is enrolled full time and is a participant in the Educational Opportunity...
The Pederson Scholarship is awarded to a resident of Humboldt County,...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 Edwin and Joan Pierson Forestry Scholarship
Mr. Pierson was one of the founding fathers of the department and this scholarship is in his honor. Awarded to a full time sophomore, junior,...
Mr. Pierson was one of the founding fathers of the department and this...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
Varies Elsie Peterson Adams
The Elsie Peterson Adams scholarship was established to provide scholarships to HSU students who are determined to be needful of funds for...
The Elsie Peterson Adams scholarship was established to provide...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2022
Varies Emily Poindexter Jacobs
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who demonstrates need based on the FAFSA or the California Dream Act Application. Preference will be...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who demonstrates need...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2022
1,000 EOP Special Services
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: 01/31/2022
  • Award: 1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Eric Ramos Business Scholarship
This scholarship was established to support students enrolled at HSU and pursuing a degree in Business. Eligible recipients must be in good...
This scholarship was established to support students enrolled at HSU and...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
Varies Ermel K. Buck Scholarship
The Ermel K. Buck Scholarship is awarded to a graduate of a Humboldt County high school. Amounts and numbers of scholarships are estimates,...
The Ermel K. Buck Scholarship is awarded to a graduate of a Humboldt...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 Ernest and Louise Pierson Scholarship
The Ernest and Louise Pierson Scholarship is to be awarded to a student in the Business Administration Department.
The Ernest and Louise Pierson Scholarship is to be awarded to a student...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022