Graduate Fellowships { Fellowships Office }

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Graduate Scholarships


 

The following scholarships meet one of three criteria: they are prestigious and will be helpful to you in developing your credentials for a nationally competitive fellowship or CSU award, they are generously funded, or they are offered to a very specific student population.

 



Scholarships


ABA Legal Opportunity Scholarship Fund

This ABA program provides minority students applying to law school with the opportunity to attend for three years by giving $5,000 annually to each scholarship recipient attending an American Bar Association-accredited law school.


Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) Scholarships

AAJA offers scholarships to outstanding undergraduate and graduate students sensitive to issues of importance to Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders and interested in pursuing careers in print, broadcast or photo journalism.


Bar Association of San Francisco Bay Area Minority Law Scholarship

The Bay Area Minority Law Student Scholarship provides financial assistance to qualified students from minority groups underrepresented in Bay Area law schools.


California Bar Foundation Diversity Scholarship

The Diversity Scholarship seeks to support newly admitted law students from groups historically underrepresented in the legal profession who have committed to attending a California law school. Scholarship of up to $7,500 helps pay the costs of the first year of law school.


Chicana/Latina Foundation Graduate Scholarships

The Chicana Latina Foundation awards merit-based scholarships to Latina graduate students, valued at $1,500 dollars each.


CSU: Schoettler Scholarship

Scholarship provides $6,000 to C.S.U. undergraduate and graduate students of any nationality who are legally blind.


Google Anita Borg Scholarship

A $10,000 scholarship aimed at encouraging female undergraduate and graduate students to excel in computing and technology, and to become active role models and leaders.


Google Lime Scholarship for Students With Disabilities

A $10,000 scholarship for highly accomplished students with disabilities who are studying computer science or computer engineering.


Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) Scholarships for Graduate Students

Scholarships of $1,000 to $5,000 are available on a competitive basis to Hispanic graduate students in any discipline who are pursuing their first graduate degree.


International Rescue Committee (IRC) Sarlo Academic Scholarship

Scholarships of $1,000 to $5,000 are awarded to meet the educational expenses of undergraduate and graduate students who are refugees, asylees, victims of human trafficking, or Iraqi and Afghan recipients of Special Immigrant Visas.


National Women's Studies Association (NWSA) Conference Registration Grants

NWSA Conference Registration grants are offered to presenters in need financial assistance to attend the conference.


National Women's Studies Association (NWSA) Graduate Scholarship Award

NWSA awards $1,000 to a student in the research or writing stages of a master's thesis or PhD dissertation in women's studies.


National Women's Studies Association (NWSA) Lesbian Caucus Award

The National Women's Studies Association Lesbian Caucus provides a $500 award in recognition of a master's thesis or doctoral dissertation research project in the social sciences that resonates with the mission of NWSA and goals of the Caucus.


Nurses Educational Funds (NEF) Graduate Nursing Student Scholarships

For baccalaureate-prepared registered nurses in need of scholarship assistance for graduate nursing education – master's and doctoral degrees.


Ten Thousand Degrees New Leader Scholarship

The New Leader Scholarship provides $8,000 in aid to extraordinary upper division undergraduates or graduate students in Bay Area public universities who are from disadvantaged backgrounds and pursuing or planning to pursue advanced education in the social sciences, human services, health-related fields, public interest law or public service.

 

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