Honors Program Scholarships 

Applications for Academic Year 19-20 are now open! 

Applications close March 25, 2019.

Students who are members, or are awaiting an admission responde from 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


Stremple Math/Science Scholarship

Full-Ride (all tuition and fees covered)

Ose Family Honors Program Scholarship


David and Patricia Schwartz Scholarship*

*This is available ONLY to incoming Freshman


Roberto & Gail Pomo Scholarship


President's Scholarship

       *This is available ONLY to incoming Freshman


Honors Program Scholarship


Edward Ermet Scholarship



*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 details related to eligibility for the above scholarships, please read our application form closely. 

Scholarship Application Process

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

Honors Scholarship Application1

(for the Guardino, Pomo, Ose, honors Porgram, Stremple, President's, and/or Ermet Scholarships)

David and Patricia Schwartz Scholarship Application




1If applying for theStremple or Ermet 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  www.fafsa.ed.gov. The priority filling date is March 2, 2019. 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 March 25, 2019 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

March 25

Deadline to submit electronic Sac State Honors Scholarship application(s) for academic year 2019-2020

Early April-Late May (Subject to Change) 

Sac State Honors Program announces scholarship recipients

September 2019

Fall term scholarship award disbursed

January 2020

Spring term scholarship award disbursed