Number of scholarships to award
- tuition fee reduction
The Wilson C. Riles Education Scholarship was established in 2003 to recognize Superintendent Riles’ deep commitment to education through support of students enrolled in California State University teacher credential programs, with preference given to first generation college students.
Working his way through public instruction, Wilson C. Riles began his career in 1940 as a teacher and administrator in Arizona public schools and later became the first elected African American state superintendent of schools in the United States.
The scholarship offers a $2,500 amount, to help you with your studies
- This award is open to part-time equivalent students currently enrolled in a minimum of 6 units in a teacher credential program
- 3.0 GPA
- Financial need
- Must currently be enrolled in a teacher credential program
Study experience required
Log into your CSUF portal and click on the “Scholarships” app on the left hand side. Follow the onscreen instructions and complete the 2023-2024 CSU Systemwide Scholarship Application.