Pioneer Student-Athlete Degree Completion Award

The Pioneer Student-Athlete Degree Completion Award is to support students in their efforts to obtain an undergraduate degree who have exhausted their NCAA eligibility for college athletics. To qualify for this opportunity, applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Be a currently enrolled part- or full-time undergraduate student, with the Athletics Department
  • Be in good academic standing
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0
  • Demonstrate financial need as evidenced by a completed FAFSA and/or statement of financial need (via the General Application personal statement)
  • Submit a Progress Toward Degree (PTD) form showing a clear path to degree completion for the final term or terms of enrollment at CSUEB
  • Be recommended by a member of the Athletics Department

For questions regarding this scholarship and its criteria, please email Ken Parsons in the Athletics Department at

Sara Lillevand Judd
Intercollegiate Athletics, Undergraduates
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you a former student athlete who has exhausted eligibility AND who has filed a FAFSA?
  2. Please upload a Progress Toward Degree (PTD) form.
  3. Who recommended you from the Athletic Department?