Gerard C. & John M. Stanley Scholarship in History

The Gerard C. and John M. Stanley Scholarship in History provides an award to a History major. To qualify for this opportunity, applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Be a History major
  • Be an undergraduate in the upcoming Fall semester
  • Have a minimum 3.0 cumulative and History major GPA
  • Have completed at least one upper division course in history
  • Submit a short personal statement, highlighting interest in history
  • Provide transcripts and at least two letters of reference

- First priority for the award will be based on GPA and secondarily on the personal statement
- Award will disburse in the Fall semester

For questions regarding this scholarship and its criteria, please contact Professor Elizabeth McGuire in the Department of History at

Judith Stanley
College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences, Undergraduates
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please submit a short personal statement highlighting your interest in history.
  2. Have you completed at least one upper division course in History?
  3. Please submit unofficial transcripts indicating you have a minimum 3.0 GPA in all History courses taken at CSUEB and/or qualifying courses from other institutions.
  4. Request and/or upload a total of TWO letters of reference from CSUEB faculty
    • Request letter of recommendation via email (or choose an existing reference)
    • Upload a letter of recommendation (or choose an existing uploaded letter of recommendation)