Dr. Eric and Darlene Hanson Annual Scholarship Fund

This scholarship was established in 2011 by the Hanson Family Foundation to benefit deserving knowledge-seeking young people. The Hanson family has been truly blessed by their involvement in the lives of students. As a family they have witnessed how personal interest and financial assistance can dramatically transform a young adult's life. It is their hope that this scholarship will be an encouragement and a blessing to students who seek to further their education.


  • Traditional undergraduate student enrolled or attending Fresno Pacific University full-time;
  • Demonstrates financial need;
  • Recommended by an Admissions or Financial Aid Counselor, or FPU Faculty member;
  • Must meet NCAA Division II Regulations for scholarships if a student athlete;
  • Committed to diligent academic work and service;
  • Personal character reflects the moral and ethical standards of Fresno Pacific University.
  • 2.0 CUM GPA;
  • Must have a 2.5 CUM GPA to be considered for a re-award.

Special Criteria

Have your Admissions or Financial Aid Counselor or an FPU Faculty member complete the SCHOLARSHIP RECOMMENDATION FORM.


Letter of Recommendation Requirement

This scholarship requires a letter of recommendation. You can add one to your profile and it will be added to your application.