External Opportunities

- External Scholarship Opportunities – These scholarships are not associated with the CSU Channel Islands (CSUCI) Scholarship Foundation. Each external scholarship opportunity has their own application process, eligibility criteria and deadline. For more information, click on their hyperlink.

Here are some great scholarship search platforms to get started fin your search for other excellent external scholarship opportunities:
– FastWeb: www.FastWeb.com
– Cappex: www.cappex.com/scholarships
UNIGO: www.unigo.com/scholarships/by-state
– BigFuture: https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/


Helpful Tip:
Re-use the personal essay and letters of recommendations from the CSUCI Scholarship Application.
DO NOT pay any money to complete an off-campus scholarship application.
Year-round scholarship opportunities: review the criteria & deadline and APPLY!


If you are believe to be eligible and are interested in getting more information on any of the CSU Systemwide Scholarships, you can drop by our walk-in hours at Sage Hall: 10:00AM -12:00PM and 2:00PM – 4:00PM or email scholarships@csuci.edu to schedule an appointment with the scholarship coordinator. Make sure you provide the following items in your email: full name, ID number, the name of the scholarship and best availability to schedule an appointment.


Important Reminder: the 2020-2021 CSUCI Scholarship application will be available on January 1, 2020. The deadline to complete this application is March 2, 2020, 11:59 P.M.

Thank you and good luck!
-Scholarship Coordinator



IMPORTANT: FOR ALL CSUCI STUDENTS
Spring 2020 Scholarship Workshop
Date: Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Time: 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Petit Salon
To RSVP visit go.csuci.edu/SpringScholarships
Email scholarships@csuci.edu if you have any questions regarding the Spring 2020 Scholarship Workshop

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$500 2020 Dream Act Scholarship
The DREAM Act (Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors) was first introduced in 2001 to benefit foreign aliens and their children...
The DREAM Act (Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors) was...
  • Deadline: 07/31/2020
  • Award: $500
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$1,000 Rise STEM Scholarship
Through the Rise STEM Scholarship, the winning student receives $1,000 toward his or her degree. We also award $250 book scholarships to each of...
Through the Rise STEM Scholarship, the winning student receives $1,000...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Beauty + Wellness Scholarships for Women
Living a totally healthy lifestyle can be surprisingly challenging in our modern society—especially for college students! The Skin Care Ox: Beauty...
Living a totally healthy lifestyle can be surprisingly challenging in...
  • Deadline: 09/30/2020
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000 Help America See Scholarship for A Blind Student
Opportunity for legaly bling students. Overview: The purpose of this scholarship is to help students who are blind reach their full potential. This...
Opportunity for legaly bling students. Overview: The purpose of this...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,000.00 Digital Marketing Scholarship Program
Opportunity for students who are pursing a degree in marketing Overview: SEOReseller, a company that provides white label SEO and digital marketing...
Opportunity for students who are pursing a degree in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$500 Big Moods Mental Health Scholarships
Big Moods is annually offering a $500 scholarship presented to college students who have experienced mental illness. Eligibility Requirements: To...
Big Moods is annually offering a $500 scholarship presented to college...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
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$1,000.00 2020 Colonel Aaron Burgstein Memorial Scholarship
The scholarship was established for minor dependents of (officer or enlisted) active duty, retired, or prior service members of all branches,...
The scholarship was established for minor dependents of (officer or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$5,000.00 2020 Lt Col Romeo and Josephine Bass Ferretti Scholarship
This scholarship is made possible by a bequest from the estate of Lt Col Romeo and Josephine Bass Ferretti and was established for minor dependents...
This scholarship is made possible by a bequest from the estate of Lt Col...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000.00
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$2,500.00 2020 The Mike and Gail Donley Spouse Scholarship
The Air Force Spouse Scholarship program is designed to encourage Air Force spouses worldwide to pursue associate, bachelor or...
The Air Force Spouse Scholarship program is designed to encourage Air...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Captain Jodi Callahan Memorial Scholarship
The Captain Jodi Callahan Memorial Scholarship provides a $1,000 scholarship to an active duty Air Force, full time Air National Guard or full time...
The Captain Jodi Callahan Memorial Scholarship provides a $1,000...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
Varies Ayn Rand Scholarship Program – Essay Contest
We offer an array of educational programs to enable students at all levels of knowledge to learn about Ayn Rand’s philosophy and novels. Have you...
We offer an array of educational programs to enable students at all...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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$1,000.00 Berger and Green Heart Disease Scholarship
The Berger and Green team has been serving injured and disabled people in Pennsylvania for over 40 years. We want to give back to the community and...
The Berger and Green team has been serving injured and disabled people...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
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$1,500 Simmrin Law Group: Entrepreneurial Scholarship
Simmrin Law Group was built on a spirit of recognizing opportunity, creating value, and lifting up those around us—principles that we believe all...
Simmrin Law Group was built on a spirit of recognizing opportunity,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
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$1,000 Impact on the Community Scholarship
New York attorneys at Silberstein, Awad & Miklos, P.C. strive to bring the highest quality of service and ethics to every case. Following this...
New York attorneys at Silberstein, Awad & Miklos, P.C. strive to bring...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$7,500 AbbreviationFinder Scholarships
The Abbreviation Finder Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship of USD $7,500 awarded to a high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate student...
The Abbreviation Finder Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship of USD...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $7,500
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$1,000 Softinventive Scholarship
Softinventive offers college students a merit-based scholarship award. Our annual scholarship program is available to high-school seniors,...
Softinventive offers college students a merit-based scholarship award....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Amy Durst McAvoy Soroptimists International of Camarillo
Scholarship for women who are residents of Ventura county attending (CSUCI) majoring in math or science. Eligibility Requirements Resident of...
Scholarship for women who are residents of Ventura county attending...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000
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