In addition to our affordable tuition, Fresno State offers a number of awards.  Below is a summary of our current awards:

President’s Graduate Scholars Fellowships for Entering Graduate/Doctoral Students
A new, incoming, first-semester graduate student must be nominated by the graduate or doctoral faculty consultative group to which he/she has applied.
Value: $3,500 for the first year of full-time graduate or doctoral study. A second year of award depends upon maintaining satisfactory progress toward the degree.
Deadlines: Spring of the year applying to the Kinesiology Graduate Program

California Graduate Equity Fellowship Program
Program seeks to increase the diversity of students completing graduate degree programs in the CSU.
Value: Grants up to $4,500
Deadlines: Spring of the year applying to the Kinesiology Graduate Program

Graduate Student Research and Creative Activities Support Award
It supports the quality scholarship of graduate/doctoral student research and creative activities associated with the thesis/dissertation or project requirement.
Value: up to $1,000   Deadline: Fall and Spring

Robert and Norma Craig Graduate Fellowships
The fellowship seeks to increase research abilities by engaging students in mentored activities with faculty assistance.
Value: up to $1,000   Deadline: Fall 2011 TBA

2011-2012 California Pre-Doctoral Program for Undergraduate and Graduate Students
Scholars and their faculty mentors are awarded $3,000 to travel to doctoral institutions and national conferences to enhance their entrance into doctoral study.
Value: $3,000   Deadline: Spring 2012 TBA

Graduate Student Travel Grant
Travel grants are for graduate students who have had papers and/or posters accepted for presentation at major professional conferences or society meetings. Students may apply through the Division of Research and Graduate Studies and the Graduate Net Initiative.
Deadline: Ongoing. For the Division of Research and Graduate Studies grant, all materials must be submitted at least 60 days prior to the conference. For the Graduate Net Initiative grant, complete application packages should be submitted at least 60 days prior to conference/travel date

Jazmyn Breeze Gilbert Memorial Award
This award is presented annually to one graduate and one undergraduate student pursuing careers in sport psychology. Each award includes (a) 1-year membership in the Association for Applied Sport Psychology, (b) 1-year subscription to The Sport Psychologist or The Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology, and (c) one conference registration for a national or regional sport psychology conference.
Value: up to $300 (each) Deadline: December 21