Our Opportunities

SJSU Spartan Scholarship applications are NOW availalbe. SJSU campus wide scholarships have a deadline of May 1st but departmental opportunities have various deadlines. Check back regularly for new scholarship opportunities.

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. (You will be automatically matched to most scholarship opportunities in the database after you submit 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.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$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: 04/01/2020
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline04/01/2020
varies Ann Bradley Memorial Scholarship
Student must be a Beta Psi Alpha Phi member, 2-5 semester student, in the nursing program with the highest GPA of all eligible prospects.
Student must be a Beta Psi Alpha Phi member, 2-5 semester student, in...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/01/2020
varies Catherine Urban Scholarship for Nursing
For half-time or full-time, fully matriculated junior or senior with a GPA of at least 3.0
For half-time or full-time, fully matriculated junior or senior with a...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/01/2020
varies Ceferino and Catalina Lumactod Scholarship
For Nursing major students in need of financial assistance
For Nursing major students in need of financial assistance
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/01/2020
varies Claudia Greathead Scholarship Endowment for Science
Minimum qualifications: Recipients will be undergraduate students who are matriculated, full-time and are in good academic standing. Students must...
Minimum qualifications: Recipients will be undergraduate students who...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/01/2020
varies Davison President's Scholar Endowment
Opportunity name: Davison President’s Scholar Endowment Minimum qualifications: Recipients are entering first- year students and are National...
Opportunity name: Davison President’s Scholar Endowment Minimum...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/01/2020
varies Diann L. Sant Nursing Scholarship
Students must have minimum 3.0 GPA, have demonstrated financial need and be enrolled in the School of Nursing.
Students must have minimum 3.0 GPA, have demonstrated financial need and...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/01/2020
varies Emma E. Legg Memorial Scholarship Endowment for Nursing
For students enrolled full time in the School of Nursing and have financial need.
For students enrolled full time in the School of Nursing and have...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/01/2020
varies Florence L. and J.D. Bishop Memorial Scholarship
Transfer students from community college with preference to Evergreen Valley College students. 3.0 GPA or higher.
Transfer students from community college with preference to Evergreen...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/01/2020
varies Haughton Family Nursing Scholarship Endowment
Undergraduate nursing student with a minimum 3.0 GPA.
Undergraduate nursing student with a minimum 3.0 GPA.
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/01/2020
varies Herbert and Nell Richards Scholarship Endowment Fund
Opportunity name: Herbert and Nell Richards Scholarship Endowment Minimum qualifications: Recipients will be Undergraduate students who are...
Opportunity name: Herbert and Nell Richards Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/01/2020
varies Joan E. Post RN Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship is for students majoring in Nursing. Preference will be given to students that have financial need.
This scholarship is for students majoring in Nursing. Preference will be...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/01/2020
varies Judy and Conrad Schmitt Scholarship in Nursing
This scholarship is for students who are single parents with demonstrated financial need and enrolled full time in the nursing program. The...
This scholarship is for students who are single parents with...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/01/2020
varies Margaret Tverberg Hinman Scholarship
For nursing majors who demonstrate an interest in gerontology or oncology.
For nursing majors who demonstrate an interest in gerontology or oncology.
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/01/2020
varies Mary E. McFadden Nursing Scholarship
Awarded to students with demonstrated financial need enrolled in the SJSU Nursing Program.
Awarded to students with demonstrated financial need enrolled in the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/01/2020
varies Nursing Scholarship
For nursing students.
For nursing students.
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/01/2020
varies Ruth E. Johnson Nursing Scholarship
For undergraduate nursing majors with demonstrated financial need.
For undergraduate nursing majors with demonstrated financial need.
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/01/2020
varies San Tomas Voiture Nursing Scholarship
For nursing majors in last two years of program with a GPA of 3.0 and demonstrated financial need.
For nursing majors in last two years of program with a GPA of 3.0 and...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/01/2020
varies Science Education Scholarship Fund
Scholarship for students in the Science Single Subject Credential Program. Two scholarships of $1,250 each on an annual basis should be awarded.
Scholarship for students in the Science Single Subject Credential...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/01/2020
varies Sophie Belknap Memorial Nursing Scholarship
For undergraduate nursing majors who are enrolled full-time. Preference given to: - Demonstrated Financial Need - Incoming freshmen and/or...
For undergraduate nursing majors who are enrolled full-time. Preference...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/01/2020
$2,000.00 Susan Barling-Frye Memorial Scholarship
The Susan Barling-Frye Memorial Scholarship was established to provide scholarships for students in the College of Science teaching credential...
The Susan Barling-Frye Memorial Scholarship was established to provide...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline04/01/2020
varies Valley Foundation Nursing Scholarship
For a nursing major.
For a nursing major.
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/01/2020
varies Violet Rossi Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship is for students enrolled in the nursing program full time who are interested in community health nursing and have a 3.0 GPA. 1...
This scholarship is for students enrolled in the nursing program full...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/01/2020
varies Woelffel Foundation Nursing Scholarship
Must be a nursing major with financial need. Preference shown to students working their way through college.
Must be a nursing major with financial need. Preference shown to...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/01/2020
varies Yvonne and Jon Valencia Memorial Nursing Scholarship
The purpose of the Yvonne & Jon Valencia Memorial Nursing Scholarship is to provide scholarships for undergraduate or graduate students majoring in...
The purpose of the Yvonne & Jon Valencia Memorial Nursing Scholarship is...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/01/2020
varies Archie Case Interior Design Scholarship Endowment
For undergraduate students enrolled in the Interior Design Program with a minimum GPA of 3.0.
For undergraduate students enrolled in the Interior Design Program with...
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/03/2020
varies CADRE DMA Student Scholarship
Students need to be pursuing a degree in Digital Media Art within the Department of Art and Art History at San Jose State University. $1,000 –...
Students need to be pursuing a degree in Digital Media Art within the...
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/03/2020
varies Carson and French Art Education Scholarship
For graduate or undergraduate Prep for Teaching major about to enter student teaching with financial need.
For graduate or undergraduate Prep for Teaching major about to enter...
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/03/2020
varies Catherine Urban Scholarship
For an SJSU student displaying academic promise in Art. Must be at least half-time, fully matriculated students. Must be junior or senior; must be...
For an SJSU student displaying academic promise in Art. Must be at least...
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/03/2020
varies Elizabeth Heil Endowment Fund
For graduate and undergraduate Spatial Arts majors. Applicants must be full-time students who show outstanding promise in performance and/or...
For graduate and undergraduate Spatial Arts majors. Applicants must be...
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/03/2020
minimum $500 Fire Arts Scholarship
Students majoring in ceramics given priority, followed by a foundry or glass student.
Students majoring in ceramics given priority, followed by a foundry or...
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: minimum $500
Deadline04/03/2020
varies Helen Dooley Scholarship
Graduate and undergraduate students in Graphic Design, Graphic Design with Illustration emphasis, Pictorial, Sculpture, or Spatial Arts; student...
Graduate and undergraduate students in Graphic Design, Graphic Design...
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/03/2020
varies Jeanne Westberg-A.S.I.D. Memorial Scholarship
Interior design majors: applicant must be enrolled in the interior design program at SJSU; must have a GPA of 3.0, and a GPA of 3.5 in interior...
Interior design majors: applicant must be enrolled in the interior...
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/03/2020
varies Joseph and Cheryl Battiato Ceramic Scholarship
Intent is to send BFA or MFA student with focus on 3-dimensional work in clay to the NCECA conference.
Intent is to send BFA or MFA student with focus on 3-dimensional work in...
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/03/2020
varies Katherine Brie Romero Memorial Arts Scholarship
To provide scholarships for BFA or MFA candidates currently enrolled full-time and majoring in art, with a focus on pictorial art. Minimum 3.0 GPA.
To provide scholarships for BFA or MFA candidates currently enrolled...
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/03/2020
varies Kenneth & Mary Auvil Printmaking Graduate Assistantship Scholarship
Eligibility requirements include graduate student status, the ability to work in the printmaking lab and such other requirements as the Review...
Eligibility requirements include graduate student status, the ability to...
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/03/2020
$1,000.00 Louie Barozzi Scholarship - International Student
This scholarship honors the memory of Louie Barozzi, past director of the International Programs and Services Office. Criteria Academic...
This scholarship honors the memory of Louie Barozzi, past director of...
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/03/2020
$1,000.00 Louie Barozzi Scholarship - Study Abroad
The Louie Barozzi Scholarship honors the memory of Louie Barozzi and his contributions to San Jose State University and the field of International...
The Louie Barozzi Scholarship honors the memory of Louie Barozzi and his...
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/03/2020
varies Orchard Commercial North First ART Space Scholarship
New or continuing graduate students in the MFA Pictorial Arts program.
New or continuing graduate students in the MFA Pictorial Arts program.
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/03/2020
varies Peninsula Advertising Photographers Assoc. (PAPA) Scholarship Endowment
Photography majors; undergraduates only.
Photography majors; undergraduates only.
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/03/2020
varies Randall Sadler Scholarship
Painting and drawing art majors; graduate and undergraduate levels.
Painting and drawing art majors; graduate and undergraduate levels.
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/03/2020
varies Raymond Henley-Carrico Scholarship
To one BFA Pictorial Art major who studies painting.
To one BFA Pictorial Art major who studies painting.
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/03/2020
varies Robert German Scholarship Fund
For an Industrial Design major, with a 3.0 GPA. Either full-time or part-time student.
For an Industrial Design major, with a 3.0 GPA. Either full-time or...
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/03/2020
varies Robert Griffith Scholarship Fund
For any undergraduate Art student.
For any undergraduate Art student.
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/03/2020
varies Santa Clara Valley Watercolor Society
To award a monetary award to one eligible student in the area of painting in the Department of Art & Art History.
To award a monetary award to one eligible student in the area of...
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/03/2020
varies School of Art & Design Photography Majors
For a School of Art & Design student with photograph concentration. Must be at least a junior or senior; must be a declared major; have a GPA in...
For a School of Art & Design student with photograph concentration. Must...
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/03/2020
varies School of Art & Design Scholarship Fund
To be awarded to current and prospective students in the Art and Art History Department with financial need.
To be awarded to current and prospective students in the Art and Art...
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/03/2020
varies Shoji Sadanori Scholarship
For undergraduate or graduate students who study glass.
For undergraduate or graduate students who study glass.
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/03/2020
varies Thelma and Carl Ulrich Endowment
Student must have been admitted to SJSU’s teaching credentials program in College of Education. Must pursue their teaching credentials for the...
Student must have been admitted to SJSU’s teaching credentials program...
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/03/2020
varies Vernon Davis Art Scholarship
A scholarship for an undergraduate art major with a 3.0 GPA.
A scholarship for an undergraduate art major with a 3.0 GPA.
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/03/2020