To become a Presidential Scholar at CSUDH, students must meet the following requirements.
A scholarship application is available on the Financial Aid Premier Scholarship web page beginning in fall, with the deadline to apply in mid January each year. Along with an application, students must write a personal statement essay on college and career goals and include a resume highlighting awards/honors, school activities, community service, work experience and notable achievements. Eligible students will be selected to attend an on-campus event in March, during which time they will write an essay and participate in interviews with faculty, staff and current scholars.
CSUDH Presidential Scholarships are renewable on an annual basis (up to three additional years for incoming new freshmen and one additional year for transfer students). Presidential Scholars must meet the following requirements to renew their scholarships:
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