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General Education

Honors Program

Honors Program Scholarships 

Students who are members of the Sacramento State Honors Program have access to the eight following scholarships offered annually by the Sac State Honors Program:


Lora L. Dumont Scholarship


Roberto and Gail Pomo Scholarship

$400 Minimum

Edward D. Ermet Scholarship

Up to $1,000

Robert S. Guardino Scholarship

Up to $1,000

Stremple Math/Science Scholarship

Up to $1,000

Ose Family Honors Program Scholarship

Up to $1,000

David and Patricia Schwartz Scholarship


RCA Scholarship

Up to $6,000

*Awards are divided between two semesters (Fall and Spring) so long as the student maintains eligibility as indicated in their scholarship award letter.

For a detailed description of scholarships available for the 2016-2017 academic year, including eligibility requirements, CLICK HERE.

Scholarship Application Process

Complete the appropriate scholarship application for the scholarship(s) you wish to apply for:

Honors Scholarship Application1

(for the OSE, Guardino, Ermet, Pomo, Dumont, and/or Stremple scholarships)

David and Patricia Schwartz Scholarship Application

RCA Honors Scholarship Application

1If applying for the Ermet or Stremple scholarships, you must also file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The applicant must meet the financial need criteria as defined by the Financial Aid Office.

Complete the FAFSA by going to The priority filling date is March 2, 2015. For more information, visit the Sacramento State Financial Aid website at


The deadline to submit scholarship applications to the Sac State Honors Program Office is March 25, 2016 at 11:59 P.M.

All scholarship applications must be submitted electronically and in hard copy. Electronic submissions should be emailed to, and one (1) hard copies, for each scholarship you wish to apply for, should be delivered to AIRC 4002.

Please be aware that Honors Program Office closses at 5:00 but that the AIRC bulding is open 24 hours. Hard copies delivered after 5:00 P.M. should be slid beneath our office door.

Other Scholarship Opportunities

For a list of scholarships offered by other departments throughout the university, click Sacramento State Scholarships.

Important Dates

January 1

FAFSA filing period begins (candidates interested in applying for the Ermet or Stremple scholarships must file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA))

March 2

Priority filling date for FAFSA

March 25

Deadline to submit electronic and hard copies of Sac State Honors Scholarship application(s) for academic year 2016-2017


Sac State Honors Program announces scholarship recipients


Fall term scholarship award disbursed


Spring term scholarship award disbursed