Scholarships

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GPS Scholarships

SEIE will be awarding a limited number of need-based scholarships for Winter Intersession! In order to be considered for a GPS Scholarship, you must:

  1. Be a matriculated, undergraduate SSU student in good academic standing
  2. Be enrolled in 3 or more units during Intersession
  3. Have filed a FAFSA or a Dream Act Application with SSU for the 18-19 academic year

The GPS Scholarship Application will be available online October 15 and must be submitted online no later than 11:59 pm on November 26, 2018. Late applications will not be accepted. Award notifications will go out by November 28, 2018.

Intersession Senior Scholarships

SEIE will be awarding a limited number of scholarships to senior-standing students for Intersession! In order to be considered for a Senior Scholarship, you must:

  1. Be a matriculated, undergraduate SSU student in good academic standing
  2. Be enrolled in 3 or more units during Intersession
  3. Demonstrate that you will be on-track for graduation by December 2019
  4. Consult with an advisor to create a graduation plan that includes your Intersession class

To apply for a Senior Scholarship, please complete the Intersession 2019 Senior Scholarship Application which will be available online October 15 and must be submitted online no later than 11:59 pm on November 26, 2018. You will also need to complete the Senior Scholarship Graduation Plan, which must be approved by an advisor and submitted in hard copy to the SEIE Office (Stevenson Hall 1012) by 5 pm on Monday, November 26. Late applications will not be accepted.

Award notifications will go out by November 28, 2018 via email to your SSU email account.

Senior Scholarship awards are based on progress towards graduation. There are a limited number of Senior Scholarships available, preference will be given to seniors closest to meeting graduation requirements. Senior Scholarship applicants who qualify for the GPS Scholarship will automatically be considered for a GPS Scholarship award.

Applicants may be awarded either a GPS or a Senior scholarship, but not both.

Exception Scholarships

If you do not meet the criteria to be considered for a GPS Scholarship because you have not filed a FAFSA or completed a CA Dream Act application, and you believe you have an extenuating circumstance (such as international status or you qualify for a Veteran’s Fee Waiver), you may apply for an exception.

If you are applying for an exception, please complete the GPS Scholarship Exception Application which will be available online October 15 and must be submitted online no later than 11:59 pm on November 26, 2018. You will also need to provide a hard copy brief written statement explaining your circumstance, which must be received in the SEIE Office (Stevenson Hall 1012) by 5pm on Monday,November 26. Late applications will not be accepted.

Scholarship exceptions may be provided only if sufficient funding is available.