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
varies Violet Speddy Endowment
For any undergraduate or graduate Art & Design major; must have financial need.
For any undergraduate or graduate Art & Design major; must have...
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/03/2020
varies Virginia K. Johnson Art History Scholarship
Art History and Visual Culture graduate students who might possibly wish to pursue a doctoral degree.
Art History and Visual Culture graduate students who might possibly wish...
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/03/2020
varies Willis Nelson Memorial Scholarship
Applicants must be Graduate students currently matriculated in the MFA Pictorial Art program and enrolled full time during the review period.
Applicants must be Graduate students currently matriculated in the MFA...
  • Deadline: 04/03/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/03/2020
varies Alexander Liniecki Scholarship
Opportunity name: Alexander Liniecki Scholarship Minimum qualifications: The applicant must be junior or senior or graduate, must be enrolled in 9...
Opportunity name: Alexander Liniecki Scholarship Minimum...
  • Deadline: 04/07/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/07/2020
varies August Scherer Scholarship Endowment
Opportunity name: August Scherer Scholarship Endowment Minimum qualifications: Available to newly admitted, incoming transfer students, and...
Opportunity name: August Scherer Scholarship Endowment Minimum...
  • Deadline: 04/07/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/07/2020
Varies Bill Price Scholarship
Opportunity name: Bill Price Scholarship Minimum qualifications: Applicants must be at least half-time, matriculated students with upper division...
Opportunity name: Bill Price Scholarship Minimum qualifications:...
  • Deadline: 04/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/07/2020
varies Captain Rick and Dick Lane Memorial Scholarship
Opportunity name: Captain Rick and Dick Lane Memorial Scholarship Minimum qualifications: Aviation Majors in their junior year who have...
Opportunity name: Captain Rick and Dick Lane Memorial...
  • Deadline: 04/07/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/07/2020
varies Gutierrez Aviation Scholarship
Opportunity name: Gutierrez Aviation Scholarship Minimum qualifications: Aviation majors with financial need who are enrolled full-time with a...
Opportunity name: Gutierrez Aviation Scholarship Minimum...
  • Deadline: 04/07/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/07/2020
varies Howard H. Gerrish Memorial Endowment
Opportunity name: Howard H. Gerrish Memorial Endowment Minimum qualifications: For Technology majors College and Department: Aviation and...
Opportunity name: Howard H. Gerrish Memorial Endowment Minimum...
  • Deadline: 04/07/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/07/2020
Varies Industrial Arts Memorial
Opportunity name: Industrial Arts Memorial Minimum qualifications: Applicants must be Technology Majors with established financial need, good...
Opportunity name: Industrial Arts Memorial Minimum qualifications: ...
  • Deadline: 04/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/07/2020
Varies Joe Thomas Scholarship Endowment
Opportunity name: Joe Thomas Scholarship Endowment Minimum qualifications: Available to newly admitted, incoming transfer students, and current...
Opportunity name: Joe Thomas Scholarship Endowment Minimum...
  • Deadline: 04/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/07/2020
varies Joseph Ma Technology Scholarship
Opportunity name: Joseph Ma Scholarship Minimum qualifications: Junior or Senior level Technology majors in good standing. Minimum GPA 2.8 and...
Opportunity name: Joseph Ma Scholarship Minimum qualifications: Junior...
  • Deadline: 04/07/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/07/2020
Varies Petty Family Scholarship Endowment
Opportunity name: Petty Family Scholarship Minimum qualifications: To provide for students majoring in Aviation, with a demonstrated financial...
Opportunity name: Petty Family Scholarship Minimum qualifications: To...
  • Deadline: 04/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/07/2020
varies Roy Anderson Memorial Scholarship
Opportunity name: Roy Anderson Memorial Scholarship Minimum qualifications: Students of the professional flight SJSU Aviation program currently...
Opportunity name: Roy Anderson Memorial Scholarship Minimum...
  • Deadline: 04/07/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/07/2020
Varies Thomas E. Leonard Aviation Scholarship
Opportunity name: Thomas E. Leonard Aviation Scholarship Minimum qualifications: Applicants need to have completed all lower division aviation...
Opportunity name: Thomas E. Leonard Aviation Scholarship Minimum...
  • Deadline: 04/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/07/2020
varies Vincent E. Morine Memorial Scholarship
Opportunity name: Vincent E. Morine Memorial Scholarship Minimum qualifications: For junior or senior aviation majors in possession of a private...
Opportunity name: Vincent E. Morine Memorial Scholarship Minimum...
  • Deadline: 04/07/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/07/2020
varies Clyde A. Burch Memorial Scholarship
The Clyde A. Burch Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to a San José State University graduate or undergraduate student majoring in the Department...
The Clyde A. Burch Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to a San José...
  • Deadline: 04/10/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/10/2020
varies Joyce Malone Memorial Scholarship - Kinesiology
For Undergraduates and Graduates majoring in Kinesiology who are in good standing. Undergraduate students: minimum 15 units completed at SJSU,...
For Undergraduates and Graduates majoring in Kinesiology who are in good...
  • Deadline: 04/10/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/10/2020
varies Mary O. Bowman Fellowship
For an upper division undergraduate or a graduate student in the Department of Kinesiology with a minimum 3.5 GPA. Students may be current students...
For an upper division undergraduate or a graduate student in the...
  • Deadline: 04/10/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/10/2020
varies Steven H. and Bobby J. Jensen Living Trust Scholarship
For 1 Graduate and 1 Undergraduate new or continuing full time student in Kinesiology. To support scholarly research activities that add to...
For 1 Graduate and 1 Undergraduate new or continuing full time student...
  • Deadline: 04/10/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/10/2020
$6,000.00 CSU Trustees' Award for Outstanding Achievement
The CSU Trustees’ Award for Outstanding Achievement recognizes students have overcome adversity, demonstrated financial need, and have attributes...
The CSU Trustees’ Award for Outstanding Achievement recognizes students...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $6,000.00
Deadline04/15/2020
$500.00 Dean's Fund for Excellence in the College of Health and Human Sciences
The College of Health and Human Sciences is committed to helping a broad range of SJSU students overcome the financial barriers by offering the...
The College of Health and Human Sciences is committed to helping a broad...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline04/15/2020
varies David A. Brown Fellowship in Mechatronics
Minimum Requirements: - Junior, Senior or Graduate student majoring in Mechanical Engineering enrolled in at least 9 units - Must be in good...
Minimum Requirements: - Junior, Senior or Graduate student majoring in...
  • Deadline: 04/17/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/17/2020
varies Donald Myronuk Memorial Scholarship
Minimum Requirements - Must be a junior, senior, or graduate Mechanical Engineering student who is a member of Pi Tau Sigma. Applicants must...
Minimum Requirements - Must be a junior, senior, or graduate Mechanical...
  • Deadline: 04/17/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/17/2020
varies Francis Huang Memorial Scholarship
Minimum Requirements - Student is to be either a Mechanical Engineering or Aerospace Engineering Major who will achieve academic standing as a...
Minimum Requirements - Student is to be either a Mechanical Engineering...
  • Deadline: 04/17/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/17/2020
varies Mechanical Engineering Scholarship Endowment
Minimum Requirements: - To provide scholarships for students majoring in Mechanical Engineering. Special consideration for one award will be given...
Minimum Requirements: - To provide scholarships for students majoring in...
  • Deadline: 04/17/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/17/2020
varies Mechanical Engineering Veterans Scholarship
Minimum Requirements: - To be eligible for this scholarship, students must be a veteran majoring in Mechanical Engineering. Preference given to: -...
Minimum Requirements: - To be eligible for this scholarship, students...
  • Deadline: 04/17/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/17/2020
varies Steven Meacham Memorial Scholarship
Minimum Requirements: - Must be an undergraduate student eligible to take senior design project classes next year. The selected student must enroll...
Minimum Requirements: - Must be an undergraduate student eligible to...
  • Deadline: 04/17/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/17/2020
$1,600.00 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: 04/27/2020
  • Award: $1,600.00
Deadline04/27/2020
$750.00 A.S. Advocacy Award
Merit-Based scholarship for matriculated students in good standing who have completed a minimum of 15 semester units at SJSU with a minimum 2.75...
Merit-Based scholarship for matriculated students in good standing who...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $750.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 A.S. First Generation Student Scholarship
Merit-Based scholarship for matriculated students in good standing who have completed a minimum of 15 semester units at SJSU with a minimum 2.75...
Merit-Based scholarship for matriculated students in good standing who...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$500.00 A.S. Global Scholar Award
Need-Based scholarship for matriculated students in good standing who have completed a minimum of 15 semester units at SJSU with a minimum 2.75 GPA...
Need-Based scholarship for matriculated students in good standing who...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,500.00 A.S. Legacy Award
Merit-Based scholarship for matriculated students, in good standing, who have completed a minimum of 90 semester units at SJSU with a minimum 3.0...
Merit-Based scholarship for matriculated students, in good standing, who...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 A.S. St. Saffold Leadership Scholarship
Merit-based and need-based scholarship for matriculated students in good standing who have completed a minimum of 15 semester units at SJSU with a...
Merit-based and need-based scholarship for matriculated students in good...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$2,500.00 Ada Louise Watters Scholarship
The Ada Louise Watters Scholarship will be awarded to the student(s) best meeting the scholarship criteria. Requirements: - Minimum GPA of 3.0 -...
The Ada Louise Watters Scholarship will be awarded to the student(s)...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 ADK CA Beta Pi
For College of Education students enrolled in the Teacher Credential Program with an overall 3.0 GPA. Preference given to first generation college...
For College of Education students enrolled in the Teacher Credential...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$5,000.00 Alumni Association Dean's Scholarship - College of Health and Human Sciences
Open to graduate and undergraduate students in the College of Health and Human Sciences with overall 3.0 GPA or higher. Applicants must...
Open to graduate and undergraduate students in the College of Health and...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$5,000.00 Alumni Association Dean's Scholarship - Education
Open to graduate and undergraduate students in the College of Education with overall 3.0 GPA or higher. Applicants must demonstrate community...
Open to graduate and undergraduate students in the College of Education...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 Barnum-Everett Scholarship
The Barnum-Everett Scholarship is available to students of any major with a 3.0 GPA or better, and are eligible for need-based financial aid....
The Barnum-Everett Scholarship is available to students of any major...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $3,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
varies Carmen Sigler Scholarship
For students enrolled in the single subject teaching credential program in Foreign Languages.
For students enrolled in the single subject teaching credential program...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 Charlotte B. Stelling Scholarship
The Charlotte Stelling Scholarship will be awarded to the student(s) best meeting the scholarship criteria. Requirements: - Minimum GPA of 3.0 -...
The Charlotte Stelling Scholarship will be awarded to the student(s)...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
varies CIO Scholarship
The CIO Scholarship Foundation is to help build and enhance information technology leadership in the Bay Area. Critieria: Undergraduate students...
The CIO Scholarship Foundation is to help build and enhance information...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline05/01/2020
varies 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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 Clifton Family Special Education
For students intending to be Special Education teachers.
For students intending to be Special Education teachers.
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020