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The Financial Aid and Scholarship Office is the official hub for scholarship information at Sonoma State University and awards over $2.5M in institutional scholarship opportunities each year. To be considered for merit scholarships, our University Scholarship Program enables students to complete a single application for a chance to be matched to over 200 opportunities. Scholarships are also offered by various colleges, departments, and organizations to undergraduate, graduate, and credential students who meet specific criteria. Additionally, we are the central office for collecting and distributing external scholarships.

Look at the information provided on this page for answers to frequently asked questions, tips on applying for scholarships, and how you can apply for scholarships to help fund your education.



The 2024/2025 University Scholarship Application is closed.

Visit the "SSU Scholarships" menu item to learn more about the eligibility requirements. The deadline to apply was February 1, 2024. 

All merit-based scholarships for the Fall 2024 and Spring 2025 academic year will be awarded in May. Please visit our external scholarships page to explore other opportunities.