Scholarships

The College of Business Administration and Public Policy awarded approximately $15,500 to CBAPP students for the 2020-2021 academic year. CBAPP scholarship applications are usually made available in the spring semester for award distribution in the next academic year. These scholarships are only available to students with declared majors in the College of Business Administration and Public Policy who meet the eligibility criteria.

CBAPP Scholarships Awarded
Academic YearTotal Amount Awarded
2020-2021$15,500
2019-2020$17,500
2018-2019$11,700
2017-2018$33,500
2016-2017$14,000 

Important Deadlines

Applications for the 2022-2023 academic year closed on 4/6/2022.

Applications for the 2021-2022 academic year are closed.

Application Instructions

Complete the instructions below to apply for the CBAPP Scholarships on MyCSUDH. Students should prepare a personal statement prior to starting the application, then copy and paste the statement into the online application. Students should also download their unofficial transcripts for free in MyCSUDH > Student Center > Academic Requirements and then upload them to the application. 

Personal Statement:

Please provide a brief personal statement. The statement cannot exceed 1200 words. Your statement should include the following:

  • Achievements (including any involvement in special projects, research or papers that are part of your academic studies)
  • Family Background
  • Academic Potential
  • Your career and educational plans for the future
  • How this scholarship will help both monetarily and personally
  • Challenges that you have encountered
  • Any other information relevant to this application

MyCSUDH Instructions:

  1. Log into MyCSUDH
  2. Click Scholarships
  3. Click Apply for CSUDH Scholarships
  4. Log in using your CSUDH credentials
  5. Locate the CBAPP Scholarship Application
  6. Select Start Application
  7. Complete the application
  8. Copy and paste your personal statement into the application
  9. Attach your unofficial transcripts
  10. Submit

  View instructions to access the application on MyCSUDH here.

Scholarships

The College is grateful to the generous donors who make these scholarships possible. If you are interested in becoming a donor or would like to sponsor a scholarship through the College, please contact Su Hwang, in the Office of Development, via email at shwang@csudh.edu.

The CBAPP scholarships that are usually available each year are noted below.

Scholarship

Amount

Eligibility Criteria

Bill Rogers Scholarship

$500

•be a CSUDH student in good academic standing
•live in one of the following zip codes: 90001, 90002, 90003, 90059, 90061, 90220, 90221, or 90222
•have a declared major within CSUDH’s CBAPP
•must be a continuing student in the academic year of the award

CBAPP Advisory Board Scholarship

$1,000

•be a current CSUDH CBAPP student
•be a senior in the award year
•possess an upper-division major GPA of 3.0 or better in courses completed at CSUDH
•be enrolled in at least 12 units during the semester for which student applies for the scholarship
demonstrate financial hardship
must be a continuing student in the academic year of the award

Chiou-Hsiung "Bear" Chang Scholarship

$5,000

•be a CSUDH student in good academic standing
•have a declared major within CSUDH’s CBAPP
•must be a continuing student in the academic year of the award

Gil & Shirley Smith Scholarship

$900

•demonstrate a need for financial assistance
•be a continuing undergraduate CSUDH CBAPP student with at least one semester of coursework remaining
•possess a minimum 3.0 GPA, either major or overall
•must be a continuing student in the academic year of the award

Krushkhov Memorial Scholarship

$500

•be an undergraduate or graduate student with a declared major in Public Administration
•possess an interest and have completed studies in urban and/or municipal issues
•must be a continuing student in the academic year of the award

Leonard Moite Memorial Scholarship

$500

•be an undergraduate junior or senior CSUDH CBAPP student with a declared concentration in Finance
•be enrolled in at last two Finance or two Economics classes during the semester for which student applies for the scholarship
•possess a minimum 3.0 GPA, either major or overall.
•plan on continuing his/her education and attaining a Master’s, Doctorate or Professional Degree.
•be in good academic standing with the university
•submit a copy of your CSUDH transcripts
•submit a personal statement describing your educational and career aspirations (500 words max)
•a letter of recommendation from a Finance faculty member

Roger W. Berry Ph.D. Endowed Scholarship

$2,000

•have a declared major with CBAPP
•be a US citizen
•be a full-time student
•must be a continuing student in the academic year of the award

Thomas Burrows Scholarship

$2,500

•have a declared major within CSUDH’s CBAPP, preferably with a concentration in Management
•be a junior or senior
•possess a demonstrated record of academic achievement
•demonstrate a need for financial assistance
•use the funds for tuition and/or textbooks only
•must be a continuing student in the academic year of the award