BFSA - Pat Darrington Scholarship

Must be Health Science, Kinesiology Health Promotion or Biological Major. Available to first-time freshmen with a minimum GPA of 3.0, transfer student with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0, or continuing students with a minimum of 30 units at Cal Poly .


  • Only Open to majors: Health Science, Kinesiology Health Promotion or Biological Science
  • High School GPA (for incoming Freshmen) must be greater or equal to 3.00
  • Cumulative GPA must be greater or equal to 2.75 (for transfer students)
  • Continuing students must have 2.50 or greater GPA
  • Must be a Kinesiology major or related science field
  • No U.S. Citizenship or Permanent Residency required
  • Two letters of recommendation are required (only include this if you will be requiring the letters)

Supplemental Questions
  1. Select a Black-identified leader who has made contributions towards the advancement of African/Black people in the diaspora. Please provide three reasons why you selected this leader, explain why their influence was/is so impactful, and discuss how you plan on making an impact with the Cal Poly Pomona Community.
  2. In my general application I have requested and received two letters of recommendation of which at least one is from an instructor.