SSIS Scholarships

2018-19 Alumni Association Scholarships

The Alumni Association scholarship program helps students pursue their goals of higher education at Sacramento State. Initially funded by donations from life members of the Alumni Association, these scholarships are now broadly supported by those that value the education they received while attending Sacramento State. These awards range in size from $500 to $3,000 for the academic year. The online applications are now being accepted with a deadline of Thursday, March 1, 2018.

For details and to apply click here.

Otis L. Scott Scholarship

The Otis L. Scott Scholarship offers two $1,000 awards for the Fall 2017 semester. Open to full-time undergraduate students from any SSIS department or program meeting the minimum grade point average requirement and in good standing. The application deadline is Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at midnight.

Otis L. Scott Scholarship Criteria and link to Online Application

BEL Foundation Scholarship

The BEL Foundation Scholarship offers one $5,000 scholarship for the 2017 - 2018 academic year. Open to full-time undergraduate students from any department or program meeting the minimum grade point average requirement and in good standing. The application deadline is Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at midnight.

BEL Foundation Scholarship Criteria and link to Online Application

The Laurie McBride Scholarship

The Laurie McBride Scholarship offers a full scholarship for a junior or senior with a declared major within SSIS. The scholarship is named for long-time LGBTQ lobbyist and activist Laurie McBride. It is funded by the Stonewall Foundation of Greater Sacramento to cultivate new advocates who, like Ms. McBride, understand that fighting for equality requires ongoing commitment and resolve.

Apply for the Laurie McBride Scholarship here

Department Scholarships

Anthropology

Asian Studies

Economics

Environmental Studies

Family and Consumer Sciences

Gerontology

Government

Sociology

Sacramento State Scholarships

For more scholarship information, visit the Sac State Scholarship page here.