Scholarship Application 2020-2021


Are you looking for additional assistance in paying for your college education? CSU offers scholarships for incoming, transfer and continuing education students.

Apply here for CSU scholarships.  Once you apply you will automatically be considered for most university and college scholarships and awards; no additional steps are necessary. Scholarships do not have to be repaid and are awarded based on a variety of factors including academic achievement and need.

How to Apply:

  • Access the Fall 2020 Scholarship Application here
  • Submit one essay that discusses your professional and academic goals

Requirements for Fall 2020 Scholarships:

  • Students must be enrolled at CSU for Fall 2020
  • These are one-time awards for Fall 2020, Spring 2021
  • Students must be enrolled full-time to receive and retain the scholarship
  • To be considered for any scholarship, all students are required to submit a FAFSA – the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. 
  • A student’s award package cannot exceed the total Cost of Attendance (COA). 

Application Process:

  • Transfer Students must submit all applications and supporting criteria (essay and an optional detail of involvement) should be submitted by 12:00 PM Central Standard Time on Friday, July 31, 2020.
  • First Time Freshmen and Continuing students may still apply. The priority filing deadline has passed; however, applications received at this time may still be considered.
  • Graduate Students please contact the Graduate School for the application and application deadlines by emailing
  • All materials must be submitted via the link provided. Emailed submissions will not be accepted.


Date Priority Deadline
July 14 Summer Open House for Admissions and Scholarship Updates
July 31 Transfer Scholarship Application Due
August 14 Scholarship Finalists will be Notified
August 24 First Day of Class


We look forward to welcoming you in the fall.