Scholarships at College of San Mateo - CSM Scholarships

CSM Scholarships


2022-2023 Scholarship Awards Ceremony:
Friday, May 13, 2022 from 6:00pm-7:30pm. Students MUST check-in between 5:00pm-5:30pm at the Student Check-In table located outside between Buildings 9 and 10.
The ceremony will take place outdoors in front of Building 9 (Library) and the reception (following the ceremony) will be in the Bayview Dining Outdoor Terrace (Building 10)
1700 W. Hillsdale Blvd., San Mateo, CA 94402

Click here to view the prerecorded 2022/23 Scholarship Awards Ceremony.

*****2022-2023 College of San Mateo Scholarship Application is NOW CLOSED*****

2023-2024 Scholarship Application will open on November 1, 2022.

To view and apply for 2023-2024 CSM scholarships, visit our Scholarship Opportunities page.

  • If you are a new applicant, click Sign Up to create your account.
  • If you are a returning applicant, click Sign In to complete or update your scholarship application.
To view descriptions of all CSM Scholarships, visit our All CSM Scholarships page.3
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Download instructions to help you complete the scholarship application.

If you have any questions please call or email the Scholarship Coordinator, Karen Chadwick at or call (650) 574-6514.

Please Note: Announcements will be sent out by email to "" email addresses the week of April 25th for students who have both received and not received scholarship awards. Please read email thoroughly and follow directions.

Please see External Scholarships for additional opportunities.

*****2021-2022 Scholarship Recipients*****
College of San Mateo would like to congratulate this year's Scholarship recipients!
  • Student Award Notifications for the 2021-2022 academic year were emailed to students on May 21, 2021.
    Please check your "" email account for details and instructions.
  • Student Awardees MUST complete post-acceptance and write a thank you letter to your donor(s).
    Please log into your AcademicWorks account, complete your post acceptance and submit your “Thank You Letter(s)” via AcademicWorks"Thank You Letter(s)" are due by June 1, 2021. 
    Here are some tips and suggestions to help you write your thank you letter.
  • Student Denial Notifications for the 2021-2022 academic year will be emailed to students on Monday, May 31.