Global Excellence Scholarship

California State University, East Bay
The Global Excellence Scholarship(s) at Cal State East Bay provides a limited number of non-resident fee waivers for first-year freshman undergraduate meeting the following requirements: * Display exceptional scholastic ability and prior academic achievement determined by high school or secondary school record, standardized tests (ACT/SAT) * Submit an essay that elaborates how you exhibit one or more of the following characteristics: Academic success or potential to excel academically; Demonstrated leadership skills or aspirations; Qualities that have resulted in success dealing with a major life challenge, volunteer experience, or a passion for helping others. This scholarship is a waiver of nonresident fees for 15 - 18 semester hours during the Fall semester and again in the Spring semester. The current nonresident fee as of Fall 2019 is $396 per credit hour. Awards are renewable for total of four academic years. For questions regarding this scholarship and its criteria, please contact Lynn Perry at

Scholarship Deadline

Priority Deadline January 31
Scholarship deadline different from application deadline

Degree levels

Undergraduate - Bachelor's