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California State University Fullerton

Kelley McArthur Memorial Scholarship

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Any
Disciplines
500 USD
Grant
United States
Location
31 Mar 2024
Application deadline

About

California State University Fullerton is pleased to offer a wide variety of scholarships and awards to honor outstanding achievement. 

Overview

Scholarship type

Merit and need based

Number of scholarships to award

Multiple

Grant

$500

Scholarship coverage

  • Unknown

Description

This scholarship is named for Kelley McArthur, in her memory, to support the efforts of students who have overcome obstacles.

The Kelley McArthur Memorial Scholarship honors Kelley, who battled rheumatoid arthritis from the time she was three years old until the age of 34. Kelley’s physical challenges did not stop her from getting good grades and focusing on higher education.

This scholarship will benefit extraordinary people like her who have a spirit to succeed against all obstacles. 

Applicable programmes

Benefits

The scholarship offers a $500 amount, to help you with your studies

Eligibility

  • This scholarship is open to new and continuing students who are pursuing an undergraduate or a graduate degree.
  • 2.75 GPA 
  • Full-time 
  • Financial need 
  • Good academic standing 
  • Personal statement (300 words) in which student describes how their disability has affected them and how they have succeeded with their disability

Scholarship requirements

Disciplines

Any

Locations

United States

Nationality

Any

Study experience required

High school

Age

Unknown

Application

Application deadline

31 Mar 2024

Log into your CSUF portal and click on the “Scholarships” app on the left hand side. Follow the onscreen instructions and complete the CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY - FULLERTON SCHOLARSHIP & AWARD APPLICATION

Complete a one page essay, typed and double-spaced, describing student leadership positions held to date and intentions for future student leadership roles at CSUF (see application for content suggestions); 

Provide resume; and

Provide one letter of recommendation from CSUF staff or faculty

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