Howard C. Christiansen Scholarship

For students pursuing a bachelors or graduate degree in Engineering.

Four (4) $6000 will be awarded for the upcoming academic year across all CSUs.
*Students must demonstrate superior academic performance with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and be in good academic standing
*Students must demonstrate financial need as determined by the FAFSA or Dream Act application
*Students must be currently enrolled full time (12 UG or 8 GR) at a CSU campus and remain a CSU full-time student during the upcoming academic year

This is a CSU systemwide scholarship.

CSU Chancellor's Office
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please complete and upload the 2020-2021 CSU Foundation Applicant Information Form.
  2. A brief personal statement describing the following: 1. Background 2. Challeneges you have encountered 3. Personal achievements 4. Educational pursuits 5. Community service, reflecting a commitment to education and to the community 6. Goals and aspirations for the future
  3. Please submit TWO letters of reference which attest to your outstanding performance, personal strengths, and your potential for success. At least ONE must be from an academic instructor.
    • Please provide a name and email address of an individual who will serve as your reference. Please let your reference know ahead of time that you will be sending them a link. Once you have entered their name and email address, the system will automatically send them your request. They will fill out their letter electronically and upload to your application. You can log in to your application, click 'References' and check any time before the deadline date to see if your reference has completed their letter.
    • Upload a PDF or Word document - letter of recommendation