Scholarships

Students have several scholarship resources to help finance their education and educational experiences at San Diego State University. The list below provides information and links for scholarships offered through the School of Communication, College of Professional Studies and Fine Arts, and San Diego State University.

We encourage students to submit a FAFSA early in the academic year and attend to various scholarship deadlines.

Scholarships are also an excellent way to donate to the School of Communication.

Cameron Brown Average Student Scholarship

The scholarship was named after Cameron Brown who loved people, laughter, music and sports.

Please visit the Cameron Brown Average Student Scholarship for more information.

College of Professional Studies and Fine Arts Scholarship

Open to any major in PSFA. Open to undergraduate and graduate students. Contact the College of PSFA directly.

Please visit the College of Professional Studies and Fine Arts Scholarship for more information.

Gracia Mae Ogden Memorial Scholarship

Open to all Communication and Health Communication undergraduate and graduate students. Undergraduate students must be enrolled full-time. Graduate students must be enrolled in a least 6 units.

Please visit the Gracia Mae Ogden Memorial Scholarship for more information.

Hilda and Colonel Robert L. Dodge Endowed Scholarship for Air Force ROTC

For upper division undergraduate students who are Air Force ROTC cadets at SDSU.

Please visit the Hilda and Colonel Robert L. Dodge Endowed Scholarship for Air Force ROTC for more information.

Paul J. Strand Endowed Scholarship

Recipients must be pursuing a minor in International Studies.

Please visit the Paul J. Strand Endowed Scholarship for more information.

Randi McKenzie Scholarship

Open to sophomore and junior students. ALL PSFA majors are eligible.

Please visit the Randi McKenzie Scholarship for more information.

School of Communication Scholarship

Open to undergraduate and graduate students. Awards are available to first-time freshmen. Contact the School of Communication.

Please visit the School of Communication Scholarship for more information.

Thomas P. Newton Endowed Scholarship

Recipients must be graduates of a California high school in the counties of Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano, or Sonoma.

Please visit the Thomas P. Newton Endowed Scholarship for more information.

Tom and Donna Bergelis Golich Endowed Scholarship in Communication

Open to Communication Studies and Health Communication undergraduate and graduate students.

Please visit the Tom and Donna Bergelis Golich Endowed Scholarship in Communication for more information.

Kevin Simmons Memorial Scholarship

Named after Kevin Simmons who was a former Director of Forensics.

Please visit the Kevin Simmons Memorial Scholarship for more information.

Paul Gaske Memorial Endowed Scholarship in Forensics

Named after former Director of Forensics, Paul Gaske.

Please visit the Paul Gaske Memorial Endowed Scholarship in Forensics for more information.

Robert L. Benjamin Scholarship

Recipients must be active members of the SDSU Forensics Team during the academic year for which the scholarship funds are awarded.

Please visit the Robert L. Benjamin Scholarship for more information.

Carole Robasciotti Endowed Internship Scholarship

Must be enrolled in a for-credit internship class or participating in a volunteer or work experience. Open to sophomores, juniors, and seniors.

Please visit the Carole Robasciotti Endowed Internship Scholarship for more information.

Joyce M. Gattas Scholarship for Internships and International Experiences

Must be enrolled at least half-time. Must be participating in an internship or an international experience and be enrolled in a course related to internships or the International Studies minor.

Please visit the Joyce M. Gattas Scholarship for Internships and International Experiences for more information.

Spy optic Award for Study Abroad

Recipients must be participating in a study abroad experience sponsored by the Center for Surf Research during the term for which the scholarship funds are awarded.

Please visit the Spy optic Award for Study Abroad for more information.

William Snavely Study Abroad Endowed Scholarship

Recipients must be admitted to an SDSU-approved study abroad program. Preference will be given to applicants participating in a study abroad program sponsored by the School of Communication.

Please visit the William Snavely Study Abroad Endowed Scholarship for more information.