College of San Mateo offers many scholarships with awards ranging from $100 to approximately $2,500.
Who is eligible to apply?
The college offers scholarships for incoming, continuing, and transfer students.
2014-2015 CSM Scholarships
The 2013-2014 scholarship application has closed.
For the 2014-2015 school year, the scholarship application for continuing, new, transferring, and high school students will be done through Academic Works, an online scholarship application program. Along with the online application, you will also need to submit one letter of recommendation, a personal statement, and any unofficial transcripts.
The 2014-2015 Scholarship application is COMING SOON! Please check back on December 9, 2013 for updated information.
The estimated close date for the scholarship application will be February 13, 2014.
If you have any questions please contact the Scholarship Coordinator, Karen Chadwick at firstname.lastname@example.org
or (650) 574-6514.
A number of local and national organizations offer scholarships to CSM students. These can be viewed on our Search for Scholarships page. Eligibility requirements vary and separate applications for these scholarships are available through the Scholarship Office. For specific dates and additional information, please contact the Scholarship/Financial Aid Office.
Funding for CSM Scholarships comes from the San Mateo County Community Colleges Foundation. Founded in 1966, the Foundation raises funds for scholarships as well as educational programs at the District's three colleges. Contributions to The Foundation are received from many sources: individuals, businesses, civic groups, community organizations, and other foundations.
The mission of the Foundation is to promote student success and nourish program innovation and excellence by providing special financial support for the District's colleges.
For more information about the Foundation, please visit smcccfoundation.org.