Our Opportunities

Welcome to the San Jose State University Scholarship website!

STEP 1: Complete and SUBMIT the General Application. You can edit or update your application up until 11:59pm on the stated scholarship deadlines.
STEP 2: After submitting the General Application, you will be presented with a list of “Other Recommended Opportunities.” These scholarships may require additional information that is not included on the General Application. You are encouraged to click on each scholarship name to review the criteria. We encourage you to apply for all scholarships where you meet the additional requirements. (There are some scholarship opportunities you do not have to apply to, but will be automatically matched to after you complete your General Application.)
STEP 3: Continue to monitor the available scholarship applications by logging in frequently **You will only have access to recommended scholarship opportunities after submitting the General Application.

Click HERE for instructions and tips on how to apply for scholarships on the Spartan Scholarship website.

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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
varies John Neptune Scholarship
The Neptune Scholarship is funded by a generous donation made by Dr. John Neptune, a retired Chemistry Professor who taught CHEM 1A/1B/55 for over...
The Neptune Scholarship is funded by a generous donation made by Dr....
  • Deadline: 04/27/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/27/2018
$5,000.00 Richard and Angela Craig Physics Scholarship Fund
Minimum qualifications: Recipient must be undergraduate Physics majors who will be a registered SJSU student in the fall semester after...
Minimum qualifications: Recipient must be undergraduate Physics majors...
  • Deadline: 04/27/2018
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline04/27/2018
$1,000.00 Agbert and Yogini Christie Memorial Scholarship
Qualified applicants include undergraduate students with a minimum of 2.0 G.P.A who are majoring in business, science, engineering, or any program...
Qualified applicants include undergraduate students with a minimum of...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2018
varies Alfred Dixon Memorial Scholarship
Opportunity name: Alfred Dixon Memorial Scholarship Minimum qualifications: Awards to students of all majors. College and Department: Campus...
Opportunity name: Alfred Dixon Memorial Scholarship Minimum...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/01/2018
$5,000.00 Alumni Association Dean's Scholarship - Business
Open to graduate and undergraduate students in the College of Business with overall 3.0 GPA or higher. Applicants must demonstrate community...
Open to graduate and undergraduate students in the College of Business...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline05/01/2018
$5,000.00 Alumni Association Dean's Scholarship - CASA
Open to graduate and undergraduate students in the College of Applied Sciences and Arts with overall 3.0 GPA or higher. Applicants must...
Open to graduate and undergraduate students in the College of Applied...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline05/01/2018
$5,000.00 Alumni Association Dean's Scholarship - Engineering
Open to graduate and undergraduate students in the College of Engineering with overall 3.0 GPA or higher. Applicants must demonstrate community...
Open to graduate and undergraduate students in the College of...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline05/01/2018
$5,000.00 Alumni Association Dean's Scholarship - Humanities and the Arts
Open to graduate and undergraduate students in the College of Humanities and the Arts with overall 3.0 GPA or higher. Applicants must demonstrate...
Open to graduate and undergraduate students in the College of Humanities...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline05/01/2018
$5,000.00 Alumni Association Dean's Scholarship - Science
Open to graduate and undergraduate students in the College of Science with overall 3.0 GPA or higher. Applicants must demonstrate community...
Open to graduate and undergraduate students in the College of Science...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline05/01/2018
$1,000.00 Association of Silicon Valley Brokers Veteran Scholarship
Open to any Veteran, Reservist, National Guard or Active Duty SJSU student.
Open to any Veteran, Reservist, National Guard or Active Duty SJSU student.
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2018
$1,000.00 Barnum-Everett Scholarship
The Barnum-Everett Scholarship is available to undergraduate students of any major, and those pursuing their teaching credential with a 3.0 GPA or...
The Barnum-Everett Scholarship is available to undergraduate students of...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2018
$2,000.00 California Evergreen Valley Retired Teachers Association Division 70 Scholarship
For outstanding, graduate or upper division education majors who have applied for or are enrolled in a credential teaching program. Applicants...
For outstanding, graduate or upper division education majors who have...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline05/01/2018
$3,000.00 California Retired Teachers' Association, Laura E. Settle Scholarship
For a Senior, Credential, or Graduate student in Teacher Education, including practice teaching positions, with a record of exemplary character and...
For a Senior, Credential, or Graduate student in Teacher Education,...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $3,000.00
Deadline05/01/2018
varies CIO Scholarship
The CIO Scholarship Foundation is to help build and enhance information technology leadership in the Bay Area.
The CIO Scholarship Foundation is to help build and enhance information...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/01/2018
$500.00 Clarence F. and Lyle V. Burmahln Scholarship Financial Aid Award
Opportunity name: Clarence F. and Lyle V. Burmahln Scholarship Financial Aid Award Minimum qualifications: For all majors, undergraduate and...
Opportunity name: Clarence F. and Lyle V. Burmahln Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline05/01/2018
$0.00 Clifford Wurfel Scholarship Endowment
Opportunity name: Clifford Wurfel Scholarship Endowment Minimum qualifications: To provide scholarships to incoming freshman or transfer students...
Opportunity name: Clifford Wurfel Scholarship Endowment Minimum...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline05/01/2018
$1,000.00 Clyde Brewer Memorial Scholarship
Clyde Brewer began his career at SJSU in 1971 as the Director of Records and Admissions. He became the University Articulation Officer and made...
Clyde Brewer began his career at SJSU in 1971 as the Director of Records...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2018
$2500 Crankstart Scholarship Program for California Community College Transfer Students
Opportunity name: Crankstart Scholarship Program for California Community College Transfer Students Minimum qualifications: Available to...
Opportunity name: Crankstart Scholarship Program for California...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $2500
Deadline05/01/2018
$1,000.00 Dierks-Morgan Scholarship
Opportunity name: Dierks-Morgan Scholarship Minimum qualifications: For a financially needy students in any major who demonstrates good moral...
Opportunity name: Dierks-Morgan Scholarship Minimum qualifications: ...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2018
$2,000.00 Donald R. Ryan Associated Students Endowment
Opportunity name: Donald R. Ryan Associated Students Endowment Minimum qualifications: To provide scholarships for first-time frosh, transfer,...
Opportunity name: Donald R. Ryan Associated Students Endowment Minimum...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline05/01/2018
varies Dr. To Thi Dien Memorial Scholarship Fund
Opportunity name: Dr. To Thi Dien Minimum qualifications: Awards to students who are single parents with financial need and a minimum GPA of...
Opportunity name: Dr. To Thi Dien Minimum qualifications: Awards to...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/01/2018
varies Elizabeth Linda Scott Scholarship
Opportunity name: Elizabeth Linda Scott Scholarship Minimum qualifications: To provide scholarships to any student, including freshmen, graduate,...
Opportunity name: Elizabeth Linda Scott Scholarship Minimum...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/01/2018
$500.00 ESL Memorial Scholarship
Opportunity name: ESL Memorial Scholarship Minimum qualifications: Awards to very needy, deserving students of all majors. College and...
Opportunity name: ESL Memorial Scholarship Minimum qualifications: ...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline05/01/2018
varies Ethan Maxwell Allen Memorial Scholarship Fund
Opportunity name: Ethan Maxwell Allen Memorial Scholarship Fund Minimum qualifications: Awards to worthy students of all majors. College and...
Opportunity name: Ethan Maxwell Allen Memorial Scholarship Fund Minimum...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/01/2018
$1,000.00 ExecutivEdge of Silicon Valley Scholarship
This scholarship is open to any undergraduate or graduate Veteran, Service Member, National Guard or Reservist student with any major.
This scholarship is open to any undergraduate or graduate Veteran,...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2018
$300.00 Fannie W. Ames Memorial Scholarship
Opportunity name: Fannie W. Ames Memorial Scholarship Minimum qualifications: Awarded to students who have a high GPA in any major and who have...
Opportunity name: Fannie W. Ames Memorial Scholarship Minimum...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $300.00
Deadline05/01/2018
$500.00 Gail Fullerton Endowment
Opportunity name: Gail Fullerton Endowment Minimum qualifications: Awards to student in any college or department. College and Department: ...
Opportunity name: Gail Fullerton Endowment Minimum qualifications: ...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline05/01/2018
varies General Endowment Scholarship
Opportunity name: General Endowment Scholarship Minimum qualifications: Awards to students eligible for financial aid with any major and a...
Opportunity name: General Endowment Scholarship Minimum qualifications:...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/01/2018
$7,500.00 Gerald M. Starek Family Alumni Association Scholarships
Scholarships are awarded to incoming freshman, transfers, and current undergraduate students whose major is within the Department of Accounting and...
Scholarships are awarded to incoming freshman, transfers, and current...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $7,500.00
Deadline05/01/2018
$1,400.00 Glenn and Dorothy Dumke Fellowship
The purpose of the Glenn and Dorothy Dumke Fellowship is to encourage student scholars to engage in graduate work in fields such as public policy,...
The purpose of the Glenn and Dorothy Dumke Fellowship is to encourage...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $1,400.00
Deadline05/01/2018
$0.00 Helen Dimmick Scholarship Endowment
Opportunity name: Helen Dimmick Scholarship Endowment Minimum qualifications: Awards to deserving seniors of all majors at SJSU. College and...
Opportunity name: Helen Dimmick Scholarship Endowment Minimum...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline05/01/2018
$2,500.00 Hoover-Langdon Scholarship
The Alumni Association awards these scholarships to undergraduate students selected on the basis of financial need, academic achievement and...
The Alumni Association awards these scholarships to undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline05/01/2018
$500.00 Irma Murie Memorial
Opportunity name: Irma Murie Memorial Minimum qualifications: Awards to re-entry California Resident with a 3.0 GPA pursuing a credential....
Opportunity name: Irma Murie Memorial Minimum qualifications: Awards...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline05/01/2018
$0.00 Jane McKnight Seeburg Endowment
Opportunity name: Jane McKnight Seeburg Endowment Minimum qualifications: Awards to financially needy students of all majors. College and...
Opportunity name: Jane McKnight Seeburg Endowment Minimum...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline05/01/2018
$1,000.00 Janet and Mark Farabaugh Scholarship
Open to undergraduate or graduate students who are Veterans, Service Member, National Guard or Reservist. Majors include: Business, Education,...
Open to undergraduate or graduate students who are Veterans, Service...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2018
$1,500.00 Jeffrey Scott Johnson Memorial
This scholarship supports students who have been accepted into the study abroad program at SJSU. One award will be granted to a student accepted to...
This scholarship supports students who have been accepted into the study...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline05/01/2018
varies Jennie L. and Bessie W. Murphy Memorial Scholarship
Opportunity name: Jennie L. and Bessie W. Murphy Memorial Scholarship Minimum qualifications: For California residents; students of all majors in...
Opportunity name: Jennie L. and Bessie W. Murphy Memorial...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/01/2018
$2,500.00 Jim Sanders Media and Leadership Scholarship
The Jim Sanders Media and Leadership Scholarship is to honor and support the leaders of today and tomorrow among the CSU student population. The...
The Jim Sanders Media and Leadership Scholarship is to honor and support...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline05/01/2018
varies John Morton Scholarship
Opportunity name: John Morton Scholarship Minimum qualifications: Awards to children or grandchildren of current Hewlett Packard (HP) &...
Opportunity name: John Morton Scholarship Minimum qualifications: ...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/01/2018
$1,000.00 Jose A Santiago Memorial Scholarship
Open to any veteran, Reservist, National Guard, or active duty student of SJSU.
Open to any veteran, Reservist, National Guard, or active duty student...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2018
varies Joyce Hunter-Mabry Scholarship
Opportunity name: Joyce Hunter-Mabry Scholarship Minimum qualifications: Awarded to half-time or full-time enrolled students with financial...
Opportunity name: Joyce Hunter-Mabry Scholarship Minimum...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/01/2018
varies Junior Patrons Scholarship
Opportunity name: Junior Patrons Scholarship Minimum qualifications: All majors, at least a second semester student with a 3.0 GPA. College and...
Opportunity name: Junior Patrons Scholarship Minimum qualifications: ...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/01/2018
$1000.00 Katherine Peterson Alumni Association Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate student selected on the basis of academic achievement, financial need and demonstrated community...
This scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate student selected on the...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $1000.00
Deadline05/01/2018
varies Katherine Peterson General Scholarship
Opportunity name: Katherine Peterson General Scholarship Minimum qualifications: For students who have demonstrated academic excellence and have...
Opportunity name: Katherine Peterson General Scholarship Minimum...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/01/2018
$0.00 KHQT Scholarship
Opportunity name: KHQT Scholarship Minimum qualifications: Awarded to full time California Residents with a 3.0 GPA with preference for minority...
Opportunity name: KHQT Scholarship Minimum qualifications: Awarded to...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline05/01/2018
$1,000.00 Koret Foundation Scholarship - EOP
Opportunity name: Koret Foundation Scholarship – EOP Minimum qualifications: Undergraduate students in the EOP program, with the goal of...
Opportunity name: Koret Foundation Scholarship – EOP Minimum...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2018
$1,000.00 Koret Foundation Scholarship - Veterans
Opportunity name: Koret Foundation Scholarship Minimum qualifications: Undergraduate students in the Veterans programs, with the goal of...
Opportunity name: Koret Foundation Scholarship Minimum qualifications: ...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2018
Varies Krish and Padma Ramakrishnan Endowment Scholarship
Opportunity name: Krish and Padma Ramakrishnan Endowment Scholarship Minimum qualifications: Awarded to entering freshman and are intended to...
Opportunity name: Krish and Padma Ramakrishnan Endowment...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2018
$500.00 Madge Congdon Memorial Scholarship
Opportunity name: Madge Congdon Memorial Scholarship Minimum qualifications: For needy, worthy undergraduates of all majors. College and...
Opportunity name: Madge Congdon Memorial Scholarship Minimum...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline05/01/2018
$0.00 Major General Anthony Jackson Scholarship
To provide scholarships for SJSU veteran students pursuing a degree in the College of Social sciences. Preference for History students.
To provide scholarships for SJSU veteran students pursuing a degree in...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline05/01/2018