Endowed Fellowships & Scholarships
Current students will receive an email from the Graduate Program Coordinator or Secretary with details about the fellowship/scholarship application requirements in late September. The deadline for the Kerr award application is mid-October (October 15 for 2019; extended until Monday, October 21, 2019) and for all other award applications is approximately December 1 of every year (December 2 for 2019).
- The Malcolm and Ann Kerr Award for Excellence in Scholarship
- The George and Nancy Axinn International Scholarship
- The Milton H. Steinmueller Fellowship in Natural Resources and Environmental Policy
- The Harriette B. Sherman Scholarship in Recreation and Tourism Systems
- The Gilbert W. Mouser Scholarship in Conservation and Environmental Education
Download Applicant Cover Sheet (fillable PDF)
College of Agriculture & Natural Resources Fellowships
Dissertation Completion Fellowships (DCF) are intended for doctoral students planning to finish writing and to defend their dissertations during the semester for which they apply. DCFs are offered for each term (fall, spring, summer), with separate application deadlines for each application cycle. Students may apply for a DCF only after their comprehensive exams have been completed and all their data collected.
Submit your complete application to the Graduate Secretary, who will forward to the Department Chair. All applicants must schedule an interview with the Department Chair after submitting the application (at least 2 days prior to the scheduled interview). Do not apply unless you and your advisor are confident that you will complete in the semester for which applied.
|DCF Term||Applications due to CSUS graduate secretary||Schedule interview with CSUS chairperson||CANR Deadline|
|Fall 2019||Thursday, July 25, 2019||July 29-31, 2019||Wednesday, August 7, 2019|
|Spring 2020||Monday, September 30, 2019||October 7-9, 2019||Tuesday, October 15, 2019|
|Summer 2020||Friday, February 14, 2020||February 17-19, 2020||Tuesday, February 28, 2020|
Download Instructions for Applying for a DCF (AY 2019-2020)
Graduate Office Fellowships
GOF funds are available during fall and spring semesters.
The Spring 2020 application deadline is 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 22, 2020.
Students may receive up to a maximum combined amount of GOF funds of $2,000 across their full degree program. A doctoral student who received a maximum of GOF funds as a CSUS master's student may be considered for an additional $2,000 maximum across the doctoral program.
Read instructions carefully.