CSULB College of the Arts students get awarded scholarships.

Every year, the College of the Arts and CSULB award more than $500,000 in scholarships, awards, and private lessons to students studying in the six artistic disciplines that make up the college. All scholarship students must apply for these scholarships using the general scholarship application form available online at the Center for Scholarship Information. The majority of College of the Arts scholarships also include an audition or portfolio review or artistic submission. Full details on scholarships and specific requirements for application and consideration can be found in each department's main office, and on their website.