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
Varies Ernest and Mildred Lanini Scholarship
The Ernest and Mildred Lanini Scholarship is unrestricted. However, preference is given to a student who graduated from Mattole Union School in...
The Ernest and Mildred Lanini Scholarship is unrestricted. However,...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 Ernest P. Fusi Scholarship in Natural Resources
The Ernest Fusi Scholarship is awarded to a full time CNRS student. Eligible majors for this scholarship include: Biology, Chemistry, ERE,...
The Ernest Fusi Scholarship is awarded to a full time CNRS student. ...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 Fisheries Founding Faculty Scholarship
The Fisheries Founding Faculty Scholarship is awarded to a full-time undergraduate student in Fisheries Biology with an approved honors thesis...
The Fisheries Founding Faculty Scholarship is awarded to a full-time...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 Florence McClary Memorial Scholarship
The Florence McClary Scholarship is awarded to a full time sophomore, junior, or senior student who has worked either for the Osprey or Lumberjack...
The Florence McClary Scholarship is awarded to a full time sophomore,...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 Flycasters' Educational Foundation Scholarship
The Flycasters’ Educational Foundation Scholarship is awarded to a senior Fisheries Biology major who has proposed or intends to propose a senior...
The Flycasters’ Educational Foundation Scholarship is awarded to a...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$2,000.00 Forestry Pathfinders Commemorative Scholarship
This scholarship is made possible from the first graduating class of the four year Forestry program graduates (the Forestry Class of 1959)and other...
This scholarship is made possible from the first graduating class of the...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
Varies Frances Marie Fisher Memorial Scholarship
The Frances Fisher Scholarship is awarded with first preference to the child of an Arcata Police Officer, or to assist underprivileged students who...
The Frances Fisher Scholarship is awarded with first preference to the...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2022
Varies Frank A. and Myrtle M. Fick Memorial
The Frank & Myrtle Fick Scholarship is awarded to a Credential student or a Liberal Studies: Elementary Education major. Amounts and numbers of...
The Frank & Myrtle Fick Scholarship is awarded to a Credential student...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2022
Varies Frank and Carolan Walker Scholarship
The Frank & Carolyn Walker Scholarship is given to a resident of Humboldt or Del Norte County. Must demonstrate financial need as determined by...
The Frank & Carolyn Walker Scholarship is given to a resident of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2022
Varies Frank C. Page
The Frank Page scholarship is awarded to a full time HSU student who has demonstrated financial need. Preference will be given to freshmen who are...
The Frank Page scholarship is awarded to a full time HSU student who has...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,200.00 Fred E. and Alpha L. Spaght Memorial
The Spaght Memorial scholarship is awarded to a first time freshman, with preference given to a graduate of a Humboldt County High School.
The Spaght Memorial scholarship is awarded to a first time freshman,...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,200.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$750.00 Fusi & Dusi
The Fusi and Dusi scholarship is awarded to a full-time student (minimum of 12 units per semester) pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in...
The Fusi and Dusi scholarship is awarded to a full-time student (minimum...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $750.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$2,000.00 Gary Estenson Memorial Scholarship
The Gary Estenson Memorial Scholarship is awarded to undergraduate majoring in Fisheries Biology or in Marine Biology. Amounts and numbers of...
The Gary Estenson Memorial Scholarship is awarded to undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 Gayleen Smith Memorial Scholarship
The Gayleen Smith Memorial Scholarship in Forestry and Wildland Resources will be awarded to a Junior or Senior standing student who demonstrates a...
The Gayleen Smith Memorial Scholarship in Forestry and Wildland...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
Varies George and Mary Butler Memorial
The George and Marjorie Butler Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a resident of Humboldt or Del Norte Counties. Amounts and numbers of...
The George and Marjorie Butler Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2022
$2,000.00 Golden Gate Angling and Casting Club Award
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 Gordon Hadley Memorial Scholarship
The Gordon Hadley Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a Journalism student. Must Demonstrate financial need as determined by the FAFSA. Amounts...
The Gordon Hadley Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a Journalism...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
Varies Grace G. Shaw Scholarship
The Grace Shaw scholarship is awarded to a full time HSU student. Amounts and numbers of scholarships are estimates, dependent on funding.
The Grace Shaw scholarship is awarded to a full time HSU student. ...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2022
$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: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 Helen Barnum Scholarship
The Helen Barnum Scholarship is awarded to a full time Forestry major. Must demonstrate financial need as determined by the FAFSA. Amounts and...
The Helen Barnum Scholarship is awarded to a full time Forestry major. ...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
Varies Henri and Lanette Rousseau Scholarship
Lanette Gregory Rousseau was a native of Humboldt County and an alumna of Humboldt Sate, graduating with a BA in education in 1939. Following...
Lanette Gregory Rousseau was a native of Humboldt County and an alumna...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2022
$500.00 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: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 Howard L. Seeman Lumberjack Staff
Amounts and numbers of scholarships are estimates, dependent on funding.
Amounts and numbers of scholarships are estimates, dependent on funding.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 HSU Alumni Scholarship
The HSU Alumni Association Scholarship is awarded to the child, grandchild, brother, sister, uncle, aunt, cousin, nephew, or niece of a HSU...
The HSU Alumni Association Scholarship is awarded to the child,...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 HSU Bookstore
The HSU Bookstore scholarship is available to returning undergraduate students with a minimum of 12 units, a 3.0 cumulative GPA or better, and...
The HSU Bookstore scholarship is available to returning undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 HSU Forestry Alumni Scholarship
The HSU Forestry Alumni scholarship was established by Forestry Alumni to encourage students to complete their degree. Recipients must be junior or...
The HSU Forestry Alumni scholarship was established by Forestry Alumni...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$307.00 HSU Textbook Scholarship
The HSU Textbook scholarship will be awarded to eight undergraduate students and two graduate students on the basis of cumulative GPA and financial...
The HSU Textbook scholarship will be awarded to eight undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $307.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 Humboldt Dreamer Scholarship
Awarded to a Dream student who has documented AB540 status, who is a continuing HSU student, and who shows need via the California Dream...
Awarded to a Dream student who has documented AB540 status, who is a...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
Varies Imogene B. Platt Memorial Scholarship
The Imogene Platt Scholarship is awarded to a student with at least a 3.0 GPA. Must demonstrate financial need as determined by the FAFSA or...
The Imogene Platt Scholarship is awarded to a student with at least a...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2022
Varies Incoming Music Student - Leland Barlow Scholarship
The Leland Barlow Scholarship is awarded to a Music major. Amounts and numbers of scholarships are estimates, dependent on funding.
The Leland Barlow Scholarship is awarded to a Music major. Amounts and...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission/James Joseph Scholarship
Dr. James Joseph, Director of the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission and a 1956 graduate of the fisheries department at Humboldt State...
Dr. James Joseph, Director of the Inter-American Tropical Tuna...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 Jack Thompson Hearst Scholarship
To be awarded to an English Major student. Must have a 2.5 GPA and demonstrate financial need as determined by the FAFSA application or the...
To be awarded to an English Major student. Must have a 2.5 GPA and...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$500.00 James Christian
The James Christian scholarship is awarded to recognize an outstanding student majoring in the biological sciences at HSU, with preference given to...
The James Christian scholarship is awarded to recognize an outstanding...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$2,000.00 Jerry Partain Forestry Scholarship
Jerry, along with Ed Pierson started the Forestry program at HSU. This scholarship is in his honor. Successful candidates will be continuing...
Jerry, along with Ed Pierson started the Forestry program at HSU. This...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
varies John and Ethelyn Pauley
The John and Ethelyn Pauley Scholarship shall be awarded to a graduate or undergraduate student(s) pursuing a Theatre Arts degree. The scholarship...
The John and Ethelyn Pauley Scholarship shall be awarded to a graduate...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: varies
Deadline01/31/2022
Varies John F. and Edith R. Craig Memorial
John F. and Edith R. Craig Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a continuing sophomore, junior, or senior student. Must have a 3.0 or better...
John F. and Edith R. Craig Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,200.00 Johnston-Aronoff History Scholarship
The Johnston-Aronoff History Scholarship is awarded to a junior or senior History student, preferably with an emphasis in the study of California...
The Johnston-Aronoff History Scholarship is awarded to a junior or...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,200.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 Julia Potts Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a full time student pursuing a degree in Art, Environmental Studies or Environmental Science, who demonstrates need as determined by the...
Awarded to a full time student pursuing a degree in Art, Environmental...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Kevin Boston Forestry Operations Scholarship
The Purpose of the Fund is to support high achieving second year students who are pursuing an education with a focus in Forestry Operations. ...
The Purpose of the Fund is to support high achieving second year...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Kisasi Mance Award for Overcoming Adversity
This award honors Kisasi’s memory and aims to support a full-time student studying Psychology and working diligently to turn their life around. ...
This award honors Kisasi’s memory and aims to support a full-time...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 L.O. McDuff Scholarship
The L.O. McDuff is awarded to undergraduate student majoring in Fisheries Biology, Marine Biology or Environmental Science: Ecological Restoration,...
The L.O. McDuff is awarded to undergraduate student majoring in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000 Laura Frank and Eric Wier Natural Resources
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: $1,000
Deadline01/31/2022
Varies Linda Burman
The Linda Burman Scholarship is awarded to a student who demonstrates need as determined by the FAFSA or the California Dream Act Application. ...
The Linda Burman Scholarship is awarded to a student who demonstrates...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2022
$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: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$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: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline01/31/2022
1,500 Maggie Griffin
Glenna Cook and her husband, Bob, established this scholarship in 1992 to honor Glenna’s grandmother, Maggie Griffin, who was a local Yurok lady....
Glenna Cook and her husband, Bob, established this scholarship in 1992...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: 1,500
Deadline01/31/2022
Varies Mal and Melba Coombs
The Coombs scholarship is awarded to a student who demonstrates need as determined by the FAFSA or the California Dream Act Application. ...
The Coombs scholarship is awarded to a student who demonstrates need as...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2022
$1,000.00 Mark B. Rhea Soil Science Scholarship
The Mark B. Rhea Soil Science scholarship was funded by Mark B. Rhea before his passing to help support students involved in undergraduate research...
The Mark B. Rhea Soil Science scholarship was funded by Mark B. Rhea...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$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: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $2,700.00
Deadline01/31/2022
$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: 01/31/2022
  • Award: $4,000.00
Deadline01/31/2022