Dr. Beth Rienzi Memorial Merit Scholarship CWSC

Dr. Beth Renzi earned a BA in Psychology, Magna Cum Laude, MA in Behavioral Science from CSU Bakersfield, and Ph.D in Clinical Psychology from California School of Professional Psychology. She spent nearly 30 years of her career in higher education as a tenured faculty member of the Psychology Department and the Associate Vice President of Faculty Affairs at CSUB. This scholarship as been created to honor Beth’s passion for gently, yet powerfully, inspiring students to academic excellence despite challenging life circumstances by providing annual merit scholarships for CSUB students. Awarding Criteria: Undergraduate student, GPA of 3.50 or higher, full-time enrollment, must provide a 1-page personal essay, preference to those who are single parents.