Scholarship Information

About

The College of Business Administration and Public Policy awarded approximately $11,700 to CBAPP students for the 2018-2019 academic year. CBAPP scholarship applications are usually made available in the spring semester for award distribution in the next academic year. For example, applications are now open for the 2019-2020 acdemic 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
2018-2019$11,700
2017-2018$33,500
2016-2017$14,000 

   

2019-2020 Important Deadlines

04/19/19: Scholarship Applications Close

05/31/19: Students will be notified via email if they are selected for a scholarship

  

Application Instructions

Complete the instructions below to apply for the CBAPP Scholarships on MyCSUDH. Students should prepare their 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

By completing one CBAPP Scholarship Application, applicants will be considered for all CBAPP scholarships available for the 2019-2020 award cycle based on eligibility criteria. 

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 applicaton
  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 Sherry Wickware, Director of Development, via email at swickware@csudh.edu.

The CBAPP scholarships available for the 2019-2020 academic 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 2019-2020 academic year

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 2019-2020 academic year

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 2019-2020 academic year

Donald Jones Endowed Memorial Scholarship

$1,000

•be a U.S. citizen
•be a Criminal Justice Administration major at CSUDH
•have expressed a strong desire to pursue a professional career in a law enforcement field
•maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA overall
•have a minimum 2.3 GPA in Criminal Justice Administration coursework
•demonstrate a need for financial assistance
•use the award to pay for tuition, books, and/or student housing
•must be a continuing student in the 2019-2020 academic year

Gil & Shirley Smith Scholarship

$1,000

•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 2019-2020 academic year

Jerry Groomes Endowed Scholarship

 

$1,000

•be a CSUDH graduate or undergraduate student majoring in Public Administration
•be enrolled in classes at CSUDH during the semester for which he/she applies for the scholarship
•possess a minimum 3.0 GPA, either major or overall
•be in good academic standing with the university
•must be a continuing student in the 2019-2020 academic year

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 2019-2020 academic year

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 applices for the scholarship
•possess a minimum 3.0 GPA, either major or overall
•be in good academic standing with the University
•must be a continuing student in the 2019-2020 academic year

Pi Alpha Alpha Scholarship

(2 available)

$500

$250

•have a declared major in Public Administration
•be at least a half-time student
•have completed a minimum of 12 units at CSUDH
•have an overall GPA of 3.0
•have at least one semester of courses remaining
•winner must attend the Pi Alpha Alpha Honors Reception held in May
•you do not need to be a Pi Alpha Alpha member to apply

Roger W. Berry Ph.D. Endowed Scholarship

$2,000

•be a U.S. citizen
•have a declared major within CSUDH’s CBAPP
•be a full-time student
•possess a minimum 3.0 GPA, either major or overall
•must be a continuing student in the 2019-2020 academic year

Senator Joseph M. Kennick Scholarship

$500

•be a Criminal Justice major at CSUDH
•be a student in good academic standing
•must be a continuing student in the 2019-2020 academic year

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 2019-2020 academic year