Our Opportunities

Welcome to Fresno State Scholarships! The opportunities listed in this directory are Fresno State scholarships that are offered by various departments, schools, colleges, and programs.

The scholarship application period for Fresno State starts October 1, 2018 and ends on March 2, 2019. This application period is for current year scholarship opportunities that may become available during the 2018/2019 academic year, but most of the scholarship opportunities listed are for the upcoming 2019/2020 academic year. In order to be considered for a Fresno State scholarship, students must be a continuing student or a new student who has applied for admission. Most of the scholarships listed in our directory only require you to complete our general scholarship application. However, some apply-to scholarships require additional information from you to determine your eligibility.

For more information on the scholarship application process, please visit the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships website.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Fresno State Alumni Association - Jose Carlos Ramirez Scholarship
Scholarships shall be awarded to deserving students that have graduated from Avenal High School and have demonstrated overall excellence and...
Scholarships shall be awarded to deserving students that have graduated...
  • Deadline: 04/22/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/22/2019
Varies Fresno State Alumni Association - Orange Cove High School Scholarship
Scholarships shall be awarded to deserving students that graduated from Orange Cove High School (Kings Canyon Unified School District; Orange Cove,...
Scholarships shall be awarded to deserving students that graduated from...
  • Deadline: 04/22/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/22/2019
Varies Fresno State Alumni Association - Sigma Chi Scholarship
Scholarships shall be awarded to eligible members of the Fresno State Sigma Chi Fraternity who demonstrate overall excellence and accomplishment in...
Scholarships shall be awarded to eligible members of the Fresno State...
  • Deadline: 04/22/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/22/2019
Varies Gary Nelson Vintage Days Award
Awards of at least $50 to $400 shall be given to students who meet the following criteria: 2.0 grade point average Student involvement in...
Awards of at least $50 to $400 shall be given to students who meet the...
  • Deadline: 04/26/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/26/2019
$10,000.00 CSU Aspiring Teacher Scholarship
The Aspiring Teacher Scholarship was established for CSU students enrolled in post-baccalaureate teacher education programs interested in teaching...
The Aspiring Teacher Scholarship was established for CSU students...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2019
  • Award: $10,000.00
Deadline04/30/2019
$10,000.00 CSU Dale M. Schoettler Scholarship for Visually Impaired Students
The Dale M. Schoettler Scholarship for Visually Impaired Students was established in 1991 by Mr. Schoettler, who was a successful businessman from...
The Dale M. Schoettler Scholarship for Visually Impaired Students was...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2019
  • Award: $10,000.00
Deadline04/30/2019
$6,000.00 CSU Howard C. Christiansen Scholarship
The Howard C. Christiansen Trust established an endowed scholarship in 2016 for students pursuing a bachelors or graduate degree in the study of...
The Howard C. Christiansen Trust established an endowed scholarship in...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2019
  • Award: $6,000.00
Deadline04/30/2019
$2,500.00 CSU Jim Sanders Media and Leadership Scholarship
James Sanders wasn’t known by that name. He wasn’t often called Jim. People working at the television stations in Sacramento, CA; Columbus, OH; San...
James Sanders wasn’t known by that name. He wasn’t often called Jim....
  • Deadline: 04/30/2019
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline04/30/2019
$3,000.00 CSU Richard K. Leffingwell Scholarship
After graduating with a bachelor’s of science degree from CSU Northridge, and serving as an officer in the US Army, Richard Leffingwell joined the...
After graduating with a bachelor’s of science degree from CSU...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2019
  • Award: $3,000.00
Deadline04/30/2019
$10,000.00 CSU William and Janet Lahey Art Education and Visual Arts Scholarship
William Lahey served as Assistant Vice Chancellor, Faculty and Staff Affairs from October 1966 until he retired on June 1986. He came to the...
William Lahey served as Assistant Vice Chancellor, Faculty and Staff...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2019
  • Award: $10,000.00
Deadline04/30/2019
$2,000.00 CSU Wilson C. Riles Education Scholarship
Working his way through public instruction, Wilson C. Riles began his career in 1940 as a teacher and administrator in Arizona public schools and...
Working his way through public instruction, Wilson C. Riles began his...
  • Deadline: 04/30/2019
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline04/30/2019
$2,500 Claude Laval Entrepreneur Mentor Award
The Claude Laval Entrepreneur Mentor Award is in honor of a Fresno civic leader, entrepreneur, and a co-founder of the Laval Entrepreneur Mentor...
The Claude Laval Entrepreneur Mentor Award is in honor of a Fresno civic...
  • Deadline: 05/03/2019
  • Award: $2,500
Deadline05/03/2019
Varies Frank Wells Memorial Scholarship - Fresno State Marching Band
The family and friends of Frank Wells established a scholarship for students in the Marching Band at Fresno State. Applicants must be in good...
The family and friends of Frank Wells established a scholarship for...
  • Deadline: 05/03/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/03/2019
Varies Fresno State Marching Band Award
Scholarships shall be awarded to deserving students who are active in the Fresno State Marching Band. All applicants must be enrolled at Fresno...
Scholarships shall be awarded to deserving students who are active in...
  • Deadline: 05/03/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/03/2019
Varies Miriam E. Long Memorial Scholarship - Fresno State Marching Band
Scholarships shall be awarded to deserving students based on need as well as the recipient’s potential to make a positive contribution to society. ...
Scholarships shall be awarded to deserving students based on need as...
  • Deadline: 05/03/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/03/2019
$1,000 William Dienstein Library Work Scholarship
A scholarship has been established for Fresno State students who are currently employed as library assistants. Applicants should demonstrate...
A scholarship has been established for Fresno State students who are...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
Varies Jeannetta V. Stearns Scholarship
A scholarship fund has been established by the Stearns Family to provide scholarships for Fresno State students who have been admitted into the...
A scholarship fund has been established by the Stearns Family to provide...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies ABC 30 Journalism Scholarship
Scholarship shall be awarded to students engaged in studies in the field of Journalism and/or Multi-Media within the Media, Communications and...
Scholarship shall be awarded to students engaged in studies in the field...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Adolf Odorfer Art Scholarship
Scholarships shall be awarded to deserving students majoring in the Department of Art and Design. Applicants must be in good academic standing and...
Scholarships shall be awarded to deserving students majoring in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ag Discovery Program Scholarship
A scholarship shall be awarded to deserving students with a declared major within the Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology and...
A scholarship shall be awarded to deserving students with a declared...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ag One-25th Anniversary Founders-Ed Rose Scholarship
Scholarships shall be awarded to students who have a declared major within the Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology. Applicants...
Scholarships shall be awarded to students who have a declared major...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies AG One-Adelaide K. Fichtner Family Scholarship
Awarded to students pursuing a degree in the School of Agricultural Sciences and Technology with the exception of Home Economics majors.
Awarded to students pursuing a degree in the School of Agricultural...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ag One-Allied Grape Growers-Robert "Bob" McInturf Scholarship
Scholarships shall be awarded to deserving students based on educational promise. Applicants must have a declared major within the Jordan College...
Scholarships shall be awarded to deserving students based on educational...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies AG One-American Vineyard Magazine Viticulture Scholarship
Scholarship for an upper division or graduate level student majoring in Viticulture.
Scholarship for an upper division or graduate level student majoring in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies AG One-American Vineyard/Vegetables West Magazines-William Richard Malcolm Irrigation Scholarship
Scholarship will be awarded to an upper division or post-baccalaureate student in the College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology with a...
Scholarship will be awarded to an upper division or post-baccalaureate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ag One-Antonio "Tony" Campos Fund
The Antonio “Tony” Campos Fund was established to benefit deserving students and/or programs within the Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences and...
The Antonio “Tony” Campos Fund was established to benefit deserving...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies AG One-Bert Giguiere Scholarship
Awarded to students who graduated from Clovis High School and who are pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in the field of agriculture. In the...
Awarded to students who graduated from Clovis High School and who are...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ag One-Britton Family Grant
Scholarships shall be awarded to deserving students based on educational promise. Applicants must have a declared major within the Jordan College...
Scholarships shall be awarded to deserving students based on educational...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ag One-Cal Almond/Morven Partners Scholarship
A scholarship shall be awarded to a deserving student based on educational promise. Student must be enrolled in an upper division or...
A scholarship shall be awarded to a deserving student based on...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$2,000 Ag One-California Creamery Operators Scholarship
A scholarship shall be awarded to a deserving undergraduate student who is planning a career in the California dairy processing industry. Primary...
A scholarship shall be awarded to a deserving undergraduate student who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
Varies Ag One-California Dairy Industries Association San Joaquin Section Scholarship
Awarded to students majoring in the Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology who have demonstrated interest in dairy science or dairy...
Awarded to students majoring in the Jordan College of Agricultural...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies AG One-Carl & Barbara Fanucchi Scholarship
Awarded to students majoring within the Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology with a minimum GPA of 2.5. Preference will be given...
Awarded to students majoring within the Jordan College of Agricultural...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies AG One-Carl E. Levin Scholarship
The family of Carl E. Levin has established a scholarship to support students who are pursuing a degree in Ag, Education, Science and Math, and...
The family of Carl E. Levin has established a scholarship to support...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ag One-Clovis Community Agriculture Scholarship
A scholarship shall be awarded to a deserving student based on educational promise. Applicants must have a declared major within the Jordan...
A scholarship shall be awarded to a deserving student based on...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ag One-Clyde V. and Jessie E. Kohrs Memorial Scholarship
A scholarship shall be awarded to a deserving student based on educational promise. Applicants must have a declared agriculture major within the...
A scholarship shall be awarded to a deserving student based on...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ag One-David L. and Bernice Fraysher Scholarship
Scholarships shall be awarded to deserving students based on educational promise. Applicants must have a declared major within the Jordan College...
Scholarships shall be awarded to deserving students based on educational...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies AG One-Dick Markarian Scholarship
*Awarded to students pursuing a degree in agriculture.
*Awarded to students pursuing a degree in agriculture.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ag One-Dino Pollastrini Scholarship
A scholarship shall be awarded to a deserving student based on educational promise. Applicants must be majoring in Animal Science within the...
A scholarship shall be awarded to a deserving student based on...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ag One-Don and Terri (Forrest) Parreira Scholarship
A scholarship shall be awarded to a deserving student based on educational promise. Applicants must have a declared major within the Jordan...
A scholarship shall be awarded to a deserving student based on...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies AG One-Dr. Charles M. Smallwood Family Scholarship
*Scholarship shall be awarded to entering or enrolled students pursuing a degree in the School of Agricultural Sciences and Technology, preferably...
*Scholarship shall be awarded to entering or enrolled students pursuing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ag One-Dr. John W. Hagen Scholarship
A scholarship shall be awarded to a deserving student based on educational promise. Applicants must have a declared major in Agricultural...
A scholarship shall be awarded to a deserving student based on...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ag One-Dr. Marinus Van Elswyk Memorial Award
Scholarships shall be awarded to entering or enrolled students pursuing a undergraduate degree in agriculture through the Plant Science Department...
Scholarships shall be awarded to entering or enrolled students pursuing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ag One-Dr. Robert Wample Scholarship
Scholarships shall be awarded to students pursuing a degree in viticulture or enology. Applicants must have a minimum overall GPA of 2.5 or greater.
Scholarships shall be awarded to students pursuing a degree in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies AG One-Dr. Vincent E. Petrucci Scholarship
Scholarships for students with a declared major within Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology with a minimum GPA of 2.5 ....
Scholarships for students with a declared major within Jordan College of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ag One-Earl and Muriel Smittcamp Scholarship
Scholarships shall be awarded to entering or enrolled students pursuing a bachelor of science degree in the field of Agriculture.
Scholarships shall be awarded to entering or enrolled students pursuing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ag One-Ed Baloian Scholarship
Scholarships shall be awarded to deserving students based on educational promise. Applicants must have a declared major within the Jordan College...
Scholarships shall be awarded to deserving students based on educational...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies AG One-Edna and Henry Metzler Scholarship
*Scholarships shall be awarded to entering or continuing students majoring in Agricultural Science with preference to Horticulture majors.
*Scholarships shall be awarded to entering or continuing students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies AG One-Evins R. Naman Grant
*Awarded to entering or enrolled students pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in the field of Viticulture or Enology.
*Awarded to entering or enrolled students pursuing a Bachelor of Science...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ag One-Fernando C. "Fred" Machado Scholarship
Scholarships shall be awarded to students pursuing a degree in Animal Science (Dairy Science), Agricultural Business, Plant Science, or Viticulture...
Scholarships shall be awarded to students pursuing a degree in Animal...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies AG One-Frank Moradian Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to entering or enrolled students pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in the field of Agriculture.
Awarded to entering or enrolled students pursuing a Bachelor of Science...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended