SJSU Student Scholarship

Opportunity name: SJSU Student Scholarship
Minimum qualifications: To provide scholarships for SJSU students
College and Department: Campus wide
Number of awards and award amount: varies
Application dates: January – May 1
Major: Open to all majors
Class level: Open to all class levels
Enrollment requirement: At least half-time enrollment
Financial need: No
GPA requirement: none

Preference given to:

  1. Have not been awarded any other scholarships (at time of selection)
  2. 75% of awards given to undergraduate, evenly distributed
  3. 25% of awards to graduate students
  4. Highest reviewer scores*
  5. Participation in extracurricular activities

*Applications are reviewed by a committee and scored based on answers provided by the applicant. Each answer is reviewed for:

  • relevance to the question
  • spelling, grammar, and college level writing
  • creativity

Scholarship winners will be notified by email no later than September 1st.