Honors Program Scholarships 

Applications for Academic Year 18-19 are now open! Applications CLOSE April 1, 2018.

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


Robert S. Guardino Scholarship

Up to $1,000

Stremple Math/Science Scholarship


Ose Family Honors Program Scholarship


David and Patricia Schwartz Scholarship*

*This is avaible ONLY to incoming Freshman


RCA Scholarship

Amount Varies

*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 2018-2019 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, Pomo, and/or Stremple scholarships)

David and Patricia Schwartz Scholarship Application

*2018-2019 applications for First Year Students (Cohort 13)

RCA Honors Scholarship Application

1If applying for theStremple scholarship, 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  www.fafsa.ed.gov. The priority filling date is March 2, 2017. For more information, visit the Sacramento State Financial Aid website at www.csus.edu/faid/future-students/#six.


The deadline to submit scholarship applications to the Sac State Honors Program Office is April 1, 2018 at 11:59 P.M.

All scholarship applications must be submitted electronically. Electronic submissions should be emailed to honors@csus.edu

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

April 17

Deadline to submit electronic Sac State Honors Scholarship application(s) for academic year 2017-2018

June (Subject to Change) 

Sac State Honors Program announces scholarship recipients


Fall term scholarship award disbursed


Spring term scholarship award disbursed