Scholarships

Prior Awardees


  • 2018-2019 CIS Boeing scholarship recipients: David Hernandez Montes, Edgar Carbajal, Mohamed Dandachi, and Taifa Humayun.
  • 2018-2019 CIS Wagner scholarship recipients: Ori Kenett.
  • 2017-2018 CIS Boeing scholarship recipients: Dennis Tran, Mohamed Dandachi, Andrew Leung, and Angel Millet.
  • 2017-2018 CIS Wagner scholarship recipients: Ori Kenett and Toby Yu.
  • 2016-2017 CIS Boeing scholarship recipients: Corey Stevens, Johnny Mai, Seth Russo, and Zarifa Islam.
  • 2016-2017 CIS Academic scholarship recipient: Brandon Yeung.
  • 2016-2017 CIS Leadership scholarship recipient: Ashish Hingle.
  • 2016-2017 CIS Wagner scholarship recipient: Zarifa Islam.
  • 2015-2016 CIS Boeing scholarship recipients: Quoc Luu and Gwendy Lumpkin.
  • 2015-2016 Wagner scholarship recipients: Ashish Hingle and Vernes Okanovich.
  • 2014-2015 CIS Boeing scholarship recipients: Kevin Ferris, Frank Chau and Nathan Nguyen.
  • 2014-2015 Wagner scholarship recipient: Kevin Ferris.
  • 2013-2014 CIS Boeing scholarship recipients: Edward Chua and Renee Lacson.
  • 2013-2014 Wagner scholarship recipient: Joel Julag-ay.

Each of the scholarships listed below must be applied for online via Bronco Scholarship Application. All applications will be reviewed by the appropriate scholarship committee, and awards will be announced once decisions have been made.

CIS Boeing Scholarship

Boeing is awarding a $1,000 scholarship to undergraduate Computer Information Systems students who are U.S. citizens with a minimum cumulative Cal Poly GPA of 3.0 and an overall minimum GPA 3.0. Applications must include a signed recommendation letter from a non-student and (official or unofficial) transcripts.

Scholarship eligibility requirements:

  • Computer information systems major
  • U.S. citizen
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Personal statement
  • A copy of transcripts (official or unofficial)
  • A signed letter of recommendation (from a non-student)

CIS Academic Scholarship

The Computer Information Systems (CIS) Academic Scholarship awards CIS undergraduate students who demonstrate outstanding academic records from Cal Poly Pomona. Qualifications include a minimum cumulative Cal Poly Pomona GPA of 3.7 or higher and at least 6 completed CIS courses. Preferences are given to students who have higher Cal Poly Pomona GPA and have completed more CIS courses. Applicants need to submit their Cal Poly Pomona (official or unofficial) transcripts which must include at least 6 completed CIS courses. Prior recipients of this scholarship are not eligible.

Scholarship eligibility requirements:

  • Computer information systems major
  • Undergraduate students
  • Cal Poly Pomona GPA of 3.7 or higher
  • A copy of Cal Poly Pomona transcript (official or unofficial)

CIS Leardership Scholarship

The Computer Information Systems (CIS) Leadership Scholarship awards CIS undergraduate students who demonstrate outstanding leadership on school-related activities while serving the CIS Department. A minimum cumulative Cal Poly Pomona GPA of 3.0 or higher is required. Applicants need to submit two reference letters and Cal Poly Pomona (official or unofficial) transcripts. Prior recipients of this scholarship are not eligible.

Scholarship eligibility requirements:

  • Computer information systems major
  • Undergraduate students
  • Cal Poly Pomona GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • A copy of Cal Poly Pomona transcript (official or unofficial)
  • Two signed letters of recommendation (from non-students)

Wagner Fund Scholarships

The Wagner Fund was created by Dr. Gerald E. Wagner in 1998 through the generous donations of corporate sponsors, alumni and faculty. The fund honors Dr. Wagner’s efforts as a CIS professor and leader in curriculum and his commitment to student achievement. An important part of the fund is providing scholarships that reward academic excellence and commitment to the discipline of CIS. The scholarship award can be used toward tuition and fees as early as fall quarter.

Scholarship eligibility requirements:

  • Computer information systems major
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Personal statement
  • A copy of transcripts (official or unofficial)
  • A signed letter of recommendation (from a non-student)