Kinesiology

Scholarships

Submissions

New for 2020: All submissions will be done online (via email). Follow the instructions below to submit your applications online:

  1. Complete the form electronically (forms have fillable text fields), then submit it as an attachment via email.
  2. You can also print the form, fill it out, and scan it before submitting it online via email. Emails are specific to each scholarship and provided in the form.  

Deadline

THE APPLICATION DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED UNTIL APRIL 24TH, 2020 AT 5 P.M.

Below are current scholarship opportunities available in the Kinesiology Department:

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The Ruth Shiffrar Scholarship in Physical Education

Purpose: The purpose of the Ruth Shiffrar Scholarship is to provide support to a student working toward a credential or masters in kinesiology with aspirations to become a physical education teacher. Students must be passionate about physical education and helping children, and be community-builders among physical education teachers and students.

Applications will be reviewed based on the following criteria:

  • Financial need
  • 2.75 GPA
  • Experience in/or participation in physical education opportunities
  • Demonstration of leadership skills and professional development

CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT COMPLETE APPLICATION (and any attachments) - or send the application and attachments via email to the email address provided in the form

The Arnett Scholarship in Kinesiology

Purpose: The purpose of the Arnett Scholarship is to provide support to a student in the Kinesiology program who aspires to a career in the area of Kinesiology and Physical education. Candidates will be chosen by a committee comprised of Kinesiology Faculty.

Eligibility is contingent upon:

  • Graduation from CSUN with a baccalaureate degree in Kinesiology within the past two academic years
  • Acceptance by the Graduate School
  • Completion of sixty units of course work at CSUN and in the top ten percent of graduating students majoring in Kinesiology
  • Demonstration of leadership qualities in campus activities including athletics or intramurals and evidenced good citizenship at CSUN

CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT COMPLETE APPLICATION (and any attachments) - or send the application and attachments via email to the email address provided in the form

The Laurence and Ethel Young Scholarship in Kinesiology

Purpose: The purpose of the Laurence and Ethel Young Scholarship is to provide support to a student in the Kinesiology program who aspires to a career in the area of physical education. Candidates will be chosen by a committee comprised of Kinesiology Faculty.

Applications will be reviewed based on the following criteria:

  • Leadership Ability
  • Academic
  • Performance

CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT COMPLETE APPLICATION (and any attachments) - or send the application and attachments via email to the email address provided in the form

The Leslie and Terry Cutler Kinesiology Scholarship

Purpose: The purpose of the Leslie and Terry Cutler Kinesiology Scholarship is to provide support to an undergraduate student working in the Center of Achievement and who aspires to a career in adapted physical activity. Candidates will be chosen by a committee comprised of Kinesiology Faculty and staff of the Center. Recipients must be in their senior year and have demonstrated financial need and have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

Applications will be reviewed based on the following criteria:

  • Service and leadership to the Center, Department, CSUN, Community, Profession
  • Clinical and Instructional Skills
  • Academic Performance
  • Participation in Clinical Research Projects
  • Demonstration of Professional Development
  • Personal Experience and Financial Need

CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT COMPLETE APPLICATION (and any attachments) - or send the application and attachments via email to the email address provided in the form

The Norman Cutler Outstanding Leadership Award in Kinesiology

Purpose: The purpose of the Norman Cutler Outstanding Graduate Leadership Award is to provide support to a graduate student in the Kinesiology program who aspires to a career in the area of adapted physical activity. Candidates will be chosen by a committee comprised of Kinesiology Faculty and staff of the Center.

Applications will be reviewed based on the following criteria:

  • Leadership Ability
  • Academic Performance Clinical Performance

CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT COMPLETE APPLICATION (and any attachments) - or send the application and attachments via email to the email address provided in the form

The Marian Cutler and Lucille Grubman Outstanding Graduate Research Award in Kinesiology

Purpose: The purpose of the Marian Cutler and Lucille Grubman Outstanding Graduate Research Award is to provide support to a graduate student in the Kinesiology program who aspires to a career in the area of adapted physical activity. Candidates will be chosen by a committee comprised of Kinesiology Faculty and staff of the Center.

Applications will be reviewed based on the following criteria:

  • Quality of Research Proposal
  • Development of Research Methods Academic Performance
  • Clinical Performance

CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT COMPLETE APPLICATION (and any attachments) - or send the application and attachments via email to the email address provided in the form

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