The CI Scholarship Application for the 2014-2015 award year is now closed, the deadline to apply was March 2, 2014.

The CI University Scholarship Program

CSU Channel Islands is pleased to offer a wide variety of scholarships through the Scholarship Office, academic departments, and various organizations. We are proud to honor the academic talents of our students and promote their future success.

For the list of 2014-2015 CI University Scholarships, please click here. (PDF, 265KB)

Scholarship Program Application Procedures Include:

  • An online application (go to the myCI portal and click CI Scholarships to begin application)
  • Two letters of recommendation uploaded to your general application.
  • Current high school seniors and new transfer students must have most recent grade transcript submitted to the admission office.
  • Must file a 2014-2015 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), OR, 2014-2015 Dream Act Application.
  • Complete application submitted by the deadline. Deadline is March 2, 2014 - midnight (this is not a post mark date).
  • Once you complete the General Scholarship application, a page will appear with additional scholarships you may be eligible for. These scholarships require additional information. Make sure you read through each scholarship and apply to any that you meet the eligibility requirements.

If you have questions, please contact the Financial Aid and Scholarships Office at (805) 437-8530. Email:financial.aid@csuci.edu

President’s Scholars Program

This prestigious program provides a foundation for high-achieving students to develop and attain their potential for success as scholars, leaders, and community members. CI President's Scholars are given the tools to prepare for lives of scholarship, leadership, and service.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Incoming first-time freshman.
  • Resident of California with a 3.75 GPA (as calculated for CSU admission).
  • Minimum score of 1200 on the SAT-I (combined critical reading and math portions of the exam) or 26 on the ACT tests.
  • Must file a 2014-2015 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), OR, 2014-2015 Dream Act Application.
  • All transcripts, test scores, and two recommendation letters must be submitted at the time of application to be considered. The scholarship may be renewed up to four years if all requirements are met. Only one scholarship application is required.

 If you meet the eligibility criteria for the President’s Scholar Program, you need to complete the General Scholarship application. Go to the myCI portal and click CI Scholarships to begin application.