Our Opportunities

SJSU Spartan Scholarship applications are available starting the first week of Spring semester. 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 - 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: 02/14/2020
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline02/14/2020
varies Carolyn B. Hayes Business Scholarship
For student scholarships in the field of business administration.
For student scholarships in the field of business administration.
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/14/2020
varies Clarence F. and Lyle V. Burmahln Business Scholarship
The Clarence F. and Lyle V. Burmahln Business Scholarship provide scholarships to students in the School of Business.
The Clarence F. and Lyle V. Burmahln Business Scholarship provide...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/14/2020
varies Claudia Greathead Scholarship for Global Studies
For study abroad students who are enrolled full time student (12 units or more), matriculated, pursing a degree in any major in the College of...
For study abroad students who are enrolled full time student (12 units...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/14/2020
varies Coates Family Endowment - Alpha Al Sirat Award
The Alpha Al Sirat Scholarship, first presented in the 1940s, is the highest student honor to a graduating business major. Applicants must be...
The Alpha Al Sirat Scholarship, first presented in the 1940s, is the...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/14/2020
varies Diridon Family Business Leadership Scholarship
Award is given to full-time, upper-division or graduate student, regardless of grade point average (but not on probation), who has exhibited the...
Award is given to full-time, upper-division or graduate student,...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/14/2020
varies Donn A. Burch Scholarship
Applicants for the Donn A. Burch Scholarship must be students majoring in Business who are enrolled full-time (12 units or more) and have a 3.0 or...
Applicants for the Donn A. Burch Scholarship must be students majoring...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/14/2020
varies Douglas James Radcliff Scholarship
Awarded to students who have graduated from high schools in Santa Clara County with demonstrated financial need, good academic standing, and who...
Awarded to students who have graduated from high schools in Santa Clara...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/14/2020
varies Dr. Wanda and Donald Blockhus Scholarship
Students majoring in Marketing with a minimum 2.0 GPA.
Students majoring in Marketing with a minimum 2.0 GPA.
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/14/2020
varies Dream Act / First Generation Scholarship
To provide scholarships to Dream Act & first generation students in the College of Business
To provide scholarships to Dream Act & first generation students in the...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/14/2020
varies Elisha N. Thayer Scholarship
Undergraduate students that are marketing majors with a GPA of 2.0 or more, and qualify for financial aid as determined by Financial Aid Office.
Undergraduate students that are marketing majors with a GPA of 2.0 or...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/14/2020
varies Friends of Jack Holland Scholarship
For full time, upper division, College of Business students who are completing their initial BA program. Students will be selected by a review...
For full time, upper division, College of Business students who are...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/14/2020
varies Gary Radine Honorary Scholarship
The Gary Radine Honorary Scholarship scholarship is for full time Lucas College of Business graduate/undergraduate students who demonstrate...
The Gary Radine Honorary Scholarship scholarship is for full time Lucas...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/14/2020
$0.00 Gino Blefari Scholarship
For Junior or Senior Undergraduate College of Business students in good academic standing with leadership experience who are entrepreneurial...
For Junior or Senior Undergraduate College of Business students in good...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/14/2020
$1,000.00 Global Operations Management (GOM) Scholarship
Scholarship intended for current SJSU Global Operations Management (GOM) Scholarship students who demonstrate high academic achievement and/or show...
Scholarship intended for current SJSU Global Operations Management (GOM)...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/14/2020
full ride Gloria and Michael Chiang Scholarship
2 full ride scholarships for Undergraduate students majoring in Business who are enrolled full time, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, and for whom affording...
2 full ride scholarships for Undergraduate students majoring in Business...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: full ride
Deadline02/14/2020
varies John Malcolm Aitken Scholarship
The John Malcolm Aitken Scholarship is awarded to full time, undergraduate Lucas College students who are student leaders — participating in the...
The John Malcolm Aitken Scholarship is awarded to full time,...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/14/2020
varies Linda F. Morasch Business Scholarship
For students actively involved in the Black Student Union or the National Pan-Hellenic Council with a minimum 2.5 GPA in the Lucas College and...
For students actively involved in the Black Student Union or the...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/14/2020
varies Lois and Jesse Reynolds Scholarship Endowment
Graduate and undergraduate scholarships in the School of Business awarded based on need and academic achievement.
Graduate and undergraduate scholarships in the School of Business...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/14/2020
varies Lucas College of Business Study Abroad scholarships
Scholarships for Lucas College of Business students who are/will be studying abroad or participating in an FLP program.
Scholarships for Lucas College of Business students who are/will be...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/14/2020
varies Maria Lilia Rodriguez Scholarship Endowment
Applicants must be upper division students majoring in business and completing their initial BA program. The recipient will be selected for...
Applicants must be upper division students majoring in business and...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/14/2020
varies Mary Lou and Glen Guttormsen Scholarship Endowment
Full-time College of Business students, who’ve faced challenges in pursuing their degree, have a minimum 3.0 GPA.
Full-time College of Business students, who’ve faced challenges in...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/14/2020
varies Max Labs Student Scholarship
Students in good academic standing majoring in Management Information Systems (MIS) and/or active in the MIS Student Association (MISA). Preference...
Students in good academic standing majoring in Management Information...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/14/2020
varies Promotional Products Education Foundation (PPEF) - BrandVia Scholarship
Must be a Marketing major with junior or senior level status, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, and demonstrate financial need with a preference for students...
Must be a Marketing major with junior or senior level status, have a...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/14/2020
$0.00 Robert H. Geisler Scholarship
For College of Business students judged likely to succeed in a business management career and have financial need. Students must be engaged in...
For College of Business students judged likely to succeed in a business...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/14/2020
varies Rodney Dale Friedle Scholarship
A scholarship for students in the College of Business with demonstrated financial need. Students must be in good standing with 3.0 GPA This...
A scholarship for students in the College of Business with demonstrated...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/14/2020
varies Stan Winvick Memorial - AMD Human Resource Scholarship
A full time College of Business student majoring in HR with a minimum 3.0 GPA
A full time College of Business student majoring in HR with a minimum...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/14/2020
varies Woelffel Foundation Business Endowment
The Woelffel Endowment Business Endowment is for graduate and undergraduate students in the School of Business. Recipients should be selected...
The Woelffel Endowment Business Endowment is for graduate and...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/14/2020
$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: 03/01/2020
  • Award: $7,500.00
Deadline03/01/2020
$1,500.00 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: 03/15/2020
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline03/15/2020
$1,500.00 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: 03/15/2020
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline03/15/2020
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: 04/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/01/2020
$5,000.00 Dr. Cathy Buell Scholarship
For Physical Education Credential Candidates. One scholarship of $5000 to be awarded in Spring and one in August for Credential Candidate in good...
For Physical Education Credential Candidates. One scholarship of $5000...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline04/01/2020
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: 04/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/01/2020
$0.00 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: 04/01/2020
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline04/01/2020
$0.00 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: 04/01/2020
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline04/01/2020
$625.00 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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $625.00
Deadline04/15/2020
$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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline04/15/2020
$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
$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
$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: 05/01/2020
  • 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
$1,600.00 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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,600.00
Deadline05/01/2020