Award Amount


Application Deadline

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Awarded By

California Student Aid Commission

Award Amount

The Cal Grant B Entitlement award provides up to $1,473 for books and living expenses for students in the first year of college. After the freshman yea recipients can receive up to $5,472 at California State University campuses, $12,192 at University of California campuses, and $9,708 at independent or private colleges. Awards are renewable for up to the equivalent of four years of full-time grant payments.


Approximately 60,000 awards offered annually.

Deadline Info

Additional information about this award is available from the California Student Aid Commission (CSAC) website. To apply, students must file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAF ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.