Presidential Scholars

group photo at the Presidential Scholars Luncheon

Today's Exceptional Students. Tomorrow's Leaders.

One of the region's most prestigious scholarships, the Presidential Scholars Program at CSUDH recognizes and rewards the outstanding academic achievements and contributions of local high school and community college students.

Each year, deserving men and women are awarded the distinguished title of Presidential Scholar at CSUDH, the university’s premiere scholarship and program. Students are invited to to compete in a rigorous application process, after which selected students are invited to attend a special on-campus interview with the Presidential Scholars Selection Committee. During this time they also learn about the many opportunities the program provides.
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Rewarding Excellence

Presidential Scholars at CSUDH enjoy a range of benefits, including special recognition and substantial financial awards and assistance.
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Unique Opportunities

Being a Presidential Scholar allows students access to enriching, unique opportunities in research, faculty interaction, and community outreach.
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Alumni Spotlight

Join the prestigious alumni ranks of the Presidential Scholars Program, and meet some of the exceptional Scholars who have graduated and gone on to succeed.
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