Cal Poly Pomona Alumni Association dues have a direct impact on the students at our alma mater. Scholarships are a perfect example as to how the Alumni Association continues to give back. The Alumni Association awards over $35,000 in scholarships annually. The number of scholarships grow as our membership increases.

The scholarships include:

Alice Bost-Johnstone Scholarship - $2,000/yr

  • Immediate family member of a Cal Poly Pomona or CSU alumna/us
  • Open to all majors & class levels
*Alumni Leadership - $3,000/yr
  • Involved in campus and community leadership and outreach
  • Open to all majors & class levels
  • California resident
*Alumni Merit Scholarship - $3,000/yr
  • Open to all majors
  • Sophomores, juniors, seniors and graduate students
  • California resident

Hydra Flow Engineering Scholarship - $2,000/yr

  • Involved in campus and community leadership and outreach
  • Open to Aerospace or Mechanical Engineering majors
  • Open to Sophomores and Juniors
  • California resident

Susan Dove Memorial Scholarship - $3,500/yr

  • Must be a student who exemplifies leadership and community service
  • Open to all majors & class levels
The Dr. Ernie Simpson Cooperative Education Scholarship - $2,500/yr
  • Open to freshmen and sophomores
  • Student does not currently have and has not previously participated in a co-op or internship position while attending Cal Poly Pomona
  • Student is not currently working at job that is significantly related to his/her major
  • Preference may be given to students with an immediate family member who participated in Dr. Simpson's co-op program
Alumni Association Outstanding Student Leadership - $3,000/yr
  • Open to all class level students who hold a position in ASI (Associated Students, Inc.), a chartered campus club or organization, or are involved in athletics
  • Submit a statement outlining how your leadership position will assist you in preparing for your future life objectives and the goals you would like your organization to achieve.

*Hilda Solis Scholarship-Multiple awards in the amount of $2,000

  • Open to freshman, sophomores, and juniors
  • Open to all majors
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Contributions to the community

Applicants for the above scholarships must meet the following:

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Must be enrolled at Cal Poly Pomona in 2020-2021 or 2021-2022
  • Full-time attendance for period of award
  • General scholarship application criteria applies

For Application, please visit the Cal Poly Pomona Financial Aid website  Please use the keywords "Alumni Association" in the search box.

Application deadline for all scholarships is March 2, 2021.