The League of California Surveying Organizations (LCSO) is comprised of County and City Surveyors, Caltrans, representatives from special districts, and private consultants whose primary focus is providing surveying services to the Government sector.  Our goal is to disseminate information for the purpose of standardizing surveying throughout California.  Supporting your education in our profession accomplishes this goal, by providing assistance for obtaining a structured foundation from which to begin your career. 


Currently enrolled in an accredited land surveying or surveying/geomatics engineering bachelor degree program, or currently enrolled in an associate degree/certificate program in land surveying or surveying/geomatics engineering with the intent to attend an accredited surveying/geomatics engineering bachelor degree program, or to pursue a career in a Land Surveying related profession.


  • A completed application form.
  • Attach a one-page essay addressing the topics indicated on the application form.  All essays must be typed.  Handwritten essays will not be accepted.
  • Provide contact information for at least one faculty member who is familiar with your coursework.
  • Attach a copy of all unofficial college transcripts through the Fall semester, of the previous year when scholarship award is being applied for.  If this is your first semester in a surveying class, submit proof of registration.

Incomplete, improperly filled out, and late applications will not be accepted.  Valid applications must be postmarked no later than the deadline.  It is the obligation of the applicant to ensure that applications meet the postmarked deadline.


Postmarked by

June 26, 2020

Submit application to:


Post Office Box 90821 or (PDF only)

Long Beach, California 90809

Attn:  Education Committee 


Application & Instructions

LCSO-Scholarship_2020_rev1 (pdf)