All Opportunities

The current application cycle are for the Fall semester of 2023 and Spring semester of 2024 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. Also, please note, there are known accessibility barriers with the use of the Blackbaud Award Management product. Cal Poly Humboldt is actively committed to increasing the service usability of all the products we implement and improvement work is ongoing. If you need accommodations to search, view, and/or apply through this portal, please contact the Financial Aid team at finaid@humboldt.edu or by calling (707) 826-4321 or Toll-Free at (866) 255-1390.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
1000-2000 Charles and Judith Ferguson Dvorak Endowment Scholarship
Awarded to a Chemistry major or a secondary teaching credential with a...
Deadline02/22/2023
$1,000.00 Humboldt Chemistry Research Scholarship
The Humboldt Chemistry Research Scholarship was established to honor...
Deadline02/22/2023
$1,000.00 Humboldt Chemistry Scholarship
The Humboldt Chemistry Scholarship was established to honor founding...
Deadline02/22/2023
$5,000.00 Larry Westmoreland Honored Professor Scholarship in honor of Dr. Jack Russell
The purpose of this scholarship is to honor and memorialize professors...
Deadline02/22/2023
1000-3000 Lorensen Chemistry
This scholarship is intended for a student pursuing a chemistry or...
Deadline02/22/2023
$1,000.00 Richard Paselk Biochemistry/ Biophysics Scholarship
The purpose of scholarship is to award students pursuing a course of...
Deadline02/22/2023
$1,000.00 Brusca Zoology Scholarship
The Brusca Zoology Scholarship is awarded to a full time Biology...
Deadline03/01/2023
$1,000.00 Fred and Margaret Telonicher Memorial
The Fred and Margaret Telonicher Memorial scholarship is granted...
Deadline04/01/2023
Varies Malcolm Oliphant Scholarship in Marine Science
Amounts and numbers of scholarships are estimates, dependent on funding....
Deadline04/01/2023
$2,000.00 Michael B. Smeaton Biology Scholarship
To honor the memory of Humboldt graduate Michael B. Smeaton. Provide...
Deadline04/01/2023
$500.00 Sterling Sam Scholarship
The Sterling Sam scholarship is awarded to Botany majors, or graduate...
Deadline04/01/2023
$500 minimum Deans' Graduate Scholarships
The Deans’ Graduate Scholarships are awarded to exceptional students who...
Deadline04/15/2023
$2,000.00 Dillard/Bailey Graduate Forestry Scholarship
Established in 1997 from Marie Dillard who had diverse charitable...
Deadline04/15/2023
15,000 Donald and Andrea Tuttle Fellowship for Clean Energy Studies
Intended to support Schatz Energy Research Center Fellowships for...
Deadline04/15/2023
1000 UG, 1,500 Grad Dr. Chester Collins Memorial Psychology Scholarship
The Collins Memorial scholarship is awarded to full-time graduate or...
Deadline04/15/2023
$1,000 Dr. Marianna Pennekamp Memorial
The purpose of the Fund is to support students who are pursuing a degree...
Deadline04/15/2023
2,000 Golden Gate Angling and Casting Club Award
The recipient must be a Fisheries Biology graduate student. Preference...
Deadline04/15/2023
1,500 James D. and Sara M. Turner Sociology Scholarship
The James D. and Sara M. Turner Sociology scholarship is awarded to a...
Deadline04/15/2023
Varies Ketly Shakira Sylla Memorial Scholarship
This award was created in memory of Humboldt Sociology student, Ketly...
Deadline04/15/2023
$1,000.00 Lowell Diller Wildlife Scholarship
Recipient must demonstrate Lowell Dillers passion for wildlife, love of...
Deadline04/15/2023
$2,000.00 Marin Rod & Gun Club Fisheries Scholarship
The Marin Rod & Gun Club Fish and Wildlife Scholarship is awarded to a...
Deadline04/15/2023
$2,000.00 Marin Rod and Gun Club Wildlife Scholarship
The Marin Rod & Gun Club Fish and Wildlife Scholarship is awarded to a...
Deadline04/15/2023
$2,000.00 Marion Diller Social Work Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to help support a graduate student in...
Deadline04/15/2023
Varies Mark B. Rhea ESM
Funded by Mark B. Rhea before his passing to help support ESM students....
Deadline04/15/2023
$1,500.00 Mark David Sheive Memorial Scholarship
The Mark David Sheive Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a student who...
Deadline04/15/2023
Varies Martin Wong Scholarship
The Martin Wong Foundation scholarship competition was established to...
Deadline04/15/2023
Varies Math Department Scholarships
The Math Department offers eight distinct scholarships, targeting...
Deadline04/15/2023
1,000 Pattie Spann Atkinson Art
Applications reviewed by the Department Scholarship Selection Committees.
Deadline04/15/2023
$2,500.00 Paul Valentich-Scott Oceanography Scholarship
The Paul Valentich-Scott Oceanography Scholarship is awarded to a full...
Deadline04/15/2023
$15,000.00 Schatz Energy Fellowship
The Schatz Energy Fellowship is awarded to a graduate student in the...
Deadline04/15/2023
Varies Social Work Faculty Tribute Scholarship
The Social Work Faculty Tribute Scholarship is awarded to qualified...
Deadline04/15/2023
$2,000.00 Stanley W. and Lorene J. Harris Scholarship
The Lorene & Stanley Harris Scholarship is awarded to a currently...
Deadline04/15/2023
$1,000.00 Victor Egan Scholarship
The Victor Egan Scholarship is awarded to a teaching credential who...
Deadline04/15/2023
$1,000.00 Dr. Ernie O. Salo Memorial Scholarship
The Ernie Salo Scholarship is awarded to a Fisheries Biology Major. ...
Ended
$1,000.00 EOP/Special Services Scholarship
The EOP Special Services Scholarship is awarded to an EOP student. ...
Ended
$1,000.00 Homer Balabanis Economics Scholarship
The Homer Balabanis Economics Scholarship recognizes HSU’s first...
Ended
$2,000.00 Diana Pettit Berman Nursing Scholarship
The purpose of this fund is to support students pursuing a bachelor’s...
Ended
$1,000.00 Elmo Moore Memorial Mathematics Scholarship
The Elmo Moore Scholarship is awarded to a full time Mathematics...
Ended
1,000 Eva Janson Nursing Scholarship
The purpose of the fund is to support students enrolled in the HSU...
Ended
$4,304.00 Mark B. Rhea Environmental Science and Management Scholarship
The purpose shall be to support students pursuing a degree in...
Ended
$1,000.00 William R. Tanner History Scholarship
The William R. Tanner History Scholarship is established in memory of...
Ended
$2,000.00 Marion Diller Scholarship
Awarded to an ERE student who plans to work in sustainability. Must...
Ended
varies Schapiro Family Music
Ended
$0.00 Student Success- Hansen Scholarship
Ended
$1,000.00 The Charles L. Moon Music Scholarship
Ended
$750.00 Dr. Orval M Klose Mathematics Scholarship
The Dr. Orval M Klose Mathematics Scholarship is established to support...
Ended
$1,000.00 Harry S. Kieval Transfer Scholarship
The Harry Kieval Transfer Scholarship is awarded to a Mathematics...
Ended
$1,000.00 Frank B. Wood Scholarship
The Frank Wood Scholarship is awarded to a full time undergraduate...
Ended
$1,000 Aidan Leaf Mullin Memorial Scholarship
The Aidan Leaf Mullin Memorial Scholarship was established in 2021 to...
Ended
$1,000 Athletic Social, Equity, & Accountability (SEA) Scholarship
The Jacks Social Equity & Accountability (SEA) scholarship will be...
Ended