CBA - FRL- Omar Benitez Scholarship

The Omar Benitez Scholarship was created to support higher education for first-generation college students from underrepresented and/or minority backgrounds and who demonstrate financial need. Each year, two scholarships will be awarded to students in the FRL department.

Award Period: 2023-2024


  • Open to all class levels (including entering and continuing students, inclusive of first-time freshman and transfer admitted Spring 2023 and Fall 2023)
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.90 or higher
  • Must be majoring in Business Administration with Finance, Real Estate, and Law option
  • Must be enrolled in 12 units or more for the award period
  • Open to California and non-California residents

Should you have any further questions, please contact Kat Pettengill within the College of Business at

To begin the application process, please complete your general application first then proceed to search this scholarship in the “Opportunities>>Recommended” Tab and APPLY