What Students are Saying:

"I can honestly say that accepting this opportunity (to be a part of Scholars in Service) was one of the wisest decisions I have made as a college student."

-- Lorena Andrade


Scholar Eligibility

In order to be eligible for the program, students must meet the following qualifications:

  • Maintain a minimum average GPA of 3.5 and be enrolled in at least 12 units
  • Have an unmet financial aid need of at least $2,400

In addition to these qualifications, applicants must be able to complete the following program requirements:

  • Enroll in, attend, and complete requirements of the SIS Community Service 101 course.  During the Fall 2014 semester, this course meets once a month on Tuesdays from 4:00 PM - 5:50 PM (dates to be announced).  More information on the course will be provided when students are hired.
  • Meet service requirements and complete a minimum of 90 hours of service each semester with a designated service organization (all available positions will be listed below).

Apply to Be a Scholar in Service   

Please be advised that the application process for 2014-15 SIS positions is now closed.  Applications for 2015-16 will be posted during the summer of 2015.

Please direct questions to the Richter Center by calling 559.278.7079 or by emailing chrisf@csufresno.edu.