Selected Scholarship Opportunities/Applications

Note: Applies to class level if marked with an X


Scholarships Partial Criteria HS Seniors Trans-fers Under-grads Grads Int'l Annual Amount App. Deadline Contact
Gates Millenium Scholars
-Pell Grant eligible through FAFSA
-Must be African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian/Pacific Islander American or Hispanic American
-Demonstrate leadership
-3.3 Minimum GPA
X
 
Freshmen
 
 
Amount Varies (renewable) Mid January Gates Millenium Scholars
P.O.Box 10500
Fairfax, VA 22031
http://www.gmsp.org/
(877) 690-4677
Point Foundation Scholarships
-Proven leadership, scholastic achievements, and want to make a difference in the world
-Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, or queer
X
X
X
X
X
Amount Varies Mid January The Point Foundation
5757 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 370
Los Angeles, CA 90036
http://www.pointfoundation.org/
info@pointfoundation.org
(866) 337-6468
Meritus College Fund
- San Francisco public high school seniors
-Demonstrate financial need
-Overcame challenges
-cumulative 3.0 - 3.7 GPA (unweighted)
X
 
 
 
 
$3,500 (renewable) Late January Meritus College Fund
1012 Torney Ave
San Francisco CA 94129-0024
info@meritusfund.org
http://meritusfund.org/
(415) 400-8650
Associated Students Scholarship
-Enrolled at least half-time at SF State or at another College or a high school senior.
-2.5 Minimum GPA
X
X
X
X
X
Up to $1,000 Mid February Associated Students, Inc
CCSC M-102
1650 Holloway Ave
San Francisco CA 94132
http://asi.sfsu.edu
marioflores@asi.sfsu.edu
(415) 338-2321
Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship
-Minority high school seniors
-Plan to attend 4 year institution in US.
-Leadership potential
-Financial need
-US Citizen
-Minimum SAT Score 1000, ACT 21
X
 
 
 
 
up to $7,500 (renewable) Mid February Jackie Robinson Foundation
75 Varick Place, 2nd Floor
NewYork, NY 10013
scholarships@jackierobinson.org
http://www.jackierobinson.org/
(212) 290-8600
Kai Chong Tong Scholarship
-Must have financial need
-Chinese American descent
-Must be a SF State student
-Must apply using 10,000 degrees Undergraduate Scholarship packet
 
X
X
 
 
Up to $1,000 Early March 10,000 Degrees
781 Lincoln Ave, Suite 140
San Rafael CA 94901
http://www.10000degrees.org
info@10000degrees.org
(415) 459-4240
Community College Transfer Honor Scholarship
-Must be a member of a Honors program
-Must file a FAFSA or CA Dream Act application and have financial need
-3.0 Minimum GPA
 
X
Juniors
 
 
Amount Varies Early March Office of Student Financial Aid
One Stop - SSB
1600 Holloway Ave
San Francisco CA 94132
http://www.sfsu.edu/~finaid/scholarships/ccthapp1415.pdf
faschol@sfsu.edu
(415) 338-7000
New American Scholars Program
-Foreign born, low income, immigrant students living or attending college in the SF Bay Area
-Do not have permanent resident or citizenship in the US.
-3.3 cumulative HS GPA
-3.0 cumulative College GPA
X
 
X
X
 
up to $5,000 Early March Educators For Fair Consideration
27 Maiden Lane, Suite 700
San Francisco CA 94108
applications@e4fc.org
http://www.e4fc.org
Gloria Spencer University Women's Association Scholarship Fund
-Must file a FAFSA and have financial need
-Most current official SF State academic transcript needed
-3.0 Minimum GPA
 
 
X
X
 
Amount Varies Mid March Office of Student Financial Aid
One Stop - SSB
1600 Holloway Ave
San Francisco CA 94132
www.sfsu.edu/~finaid/scholarships/uwaapp1415.pdf
faschol@sfsu.edu
(415) 338-7000
The New Leader Scholarship
-Must be student at SF State for at least a year
-Must be enrolled in at least 12 units
-Demonstrate financial need
-Social Science, Health and Human Services, Public Services and Public Interest Law majors
-3.5 Minimum GPA
 
 
Upper Division
 
 
Up to $8,000 Mid March 10,000 Degrees
781 Lincoln Ave, Suite 140
San Rafael CA 94901
http://www.10000degrees.org/
http://www.newleaderscholarship.org/
jchoi@10000degrees.org
(415) 451-4002
Catching the Dream Scholarship
-Must be 1/4 or more degree American Indian
-Enrolled member of a US tribe
-Must have excellent grades
-Strong commitment to their Indian Community
 X
X
X
$500 - $5,000 Mid March, Mid April, Mid Sept Catching the Dream
8200 Mountain Road, NE, Suite 203
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87110
http://wwwcatchingthedream.org
Nscholarsh@aol.com
(505)262-2351 ext 116
Elmira Sanderson Scholarship
-Must be from an educationally or environmentally disadvantaged background
-2.75 Minimum GPA
-Incoming freshmen from a SF public high school
X
 
 
 
 X
$1,500 Early April Alumni Association
1600 Holloway Ave, ADM 153
San Francisco CA 94132
http:// www.sfsu.edu/~alumni/scholarship.htm
rjjones@sfsu.edu
(415) 405-3639
Alumni Scholarships
-Currently enrolled SF State students
-3.25 minimum GPA
 
 
Seniors
Masters
 
$1,500 Early April Alumni Association
1600 Holloway Ave, ADM 153
San Francisco CA 94132
http://www.sfsu.edu/~alumni/scholarship.htm
rjjones@sfsu.edu
(415) 405-3639
Ray Uribe/AS Memorial Scholarship for EOP Students
-Must file a FAFSA or CA Dream Act application and have financial need
-Must be an EOP student
-2.5 Minimum GPA
X
X
X
 
 
Up to $1,000 Mid April EOP Office
SSB 201
1600 Holloway Ave
San Francisco CA 94132
http://www.sfsu.edu/~eop
arlenegb@sfsu.edu
(415) 338-1085
Markowski-Leach Scholarship
-Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or queer persons
-Exemplify excellence in your life and demonstrate promise for becoming a positive role model for other LGBTQ people
-2.5 Minimum GPA
X
X
X
X
X
$1,500 Mid April Rose Arbulu
POB 13315, PMB #206
Oakland CA 94661-0315
http://www.mlscholarships.org/
MLScholarships@gmail.com
(415) 338-2588
Costco Scholarship
-Must file a FAFSA and have financial need
-U.S. Citizen/Perm Resident
-Renewable
-3.0 Minimum GPA
 
X
Juniors/ Seniors
 
 
Amt equivalent to tuition fee Late April Rosalie Alfonso
College of Ethnic Studies
Ethnic Studies & Psychology 121
1600 Holloway Ave
San Francisco CA 94132
http://www.sfsu.edu/~ethnicst/
ralfonso@sfsu.edu
(415)338-1694
University Scholarship
-Must file a FAFSA or CA Dream Act application and have financial need
-Continuing SF State student
-Full-time student
-Undergrad: 3.0 Minimum SF State GPA
-Grad/PhD: 3.5 Minimum SF State GPA
 
 
X
2nd BA/ Masters/ Credentials/PhD
 
$500-$3,000 Early June Office of Student Financial Aid
One Stop - SSB
1600 Holloway Ave
San Francisco CA 94132-4011
2014-2015 University Scholarship Application will be an on-line application process. Check our scholarship website mid-April for more information.
faschol@sfsu.edu
(415)338-7000
HACU Scholarships
-Demonstrate financial need
-Meet specific criteria for scholarships
-Must be attending a HACU-member institution
 
X
X
X
 
Amount Varies Early June HACU Scholarship Program
8415 Datapoint Dr, Suite 400
San Antonio TX 78229
http://www.hacu.net/
scholarship@hacu.net
(210) 692-3805
Osher Reentry Scholarship
-Have experienced a cumulative gap in education of 5 or more years
-Must be pursuing first BA/BS
-Must be between the ages of 25 and 50
-3.0 Minimum GPA
-Demonstrate financial need
-International Students are not eligible to apply
 
X
 X
 
 
Varies Mid June Office of Student Financial Aid
One Stop - SSB
1600 Holloway Ave
San Francisco CA 94132
2014-2015 Osher Reentry Scholarship Application will be an on-line application process. Check our scholarship website mid-April for more information.
faschol@sfsu.edu
(415) 338-7000
Dr. Gloria Hing Scholarship
-Demonstrated community service to the Asian American community
-Must file a FAFSA and have financial need
-3.0 Minimum GPA
X
X
X
 
 
Amount equivalent to one semester's tuition fees Early July, Early December Colette Cowan
SSB 106
1600 Holloway Ave
San Francisco CA 94132
http://www.sfsu.edu/outreach
cdc@sfsu.edu
(415) 338-2173
Diana T.Y. Chung Memorial Scholarship for International Students
-Demonstrate merit and need
-Undergrad: 3.25 Minimum GPA
-Grad: 3.5 Minimum GPA
-Must be in F-1 or J-1 student status
X
X
X
Masters/Ph.D.
X
$1,000 Late September Office of International Programs
Village at Centennial Square, Bldg C
1600 Holloway Ave
San Francisco CA 94132
http://www.sfsu.edu/~oip
jward@sfsu.edu
(415) 338-1121
Sophie Hittner Scholarship
-Single parent with at least 1 child under 18 living in the home at the time of award
-2.75 Minimum GPA
 
 
X
 
 
$500 Late October Lin Greer
ADM 212
1600 Holloway Ave
San Francisco CA 94132
http://academic.sfsu.edu/ugs/stud.php
lwgreer@sfsu.edu
(415) 338-2948
Study Abroad Scholarships
-Financial need, academic record, and participation in SF State study abroad programs
 
X
X
X
X
Amount Varies Contact Department Janelle Waldrep
Office of International Programs
Village at Centennial Square, Bldg C
1600 Holloway Ave
San Francisco CA 94132
http://www.sfsu.edu/~oip
waldrep@sfsu.edu
(415) 405-4253
Music Scholarships
-Contact the Music Department for details
X
X
X
X
X
Amount Varies Contact Department Music Department
1600 Holloway Ave, CA 141
San Francisco CA 94132
http://musicdance.sfsu.edu

smd@sfsu.edu
(415) 338-1431

Graduate College of Education Scholarships
-Contact the Graduate College of Education for details
 
Credentials/ Masters
X
Amount Varies Contact Department Loretta Seva'aetasi
BH 240
1600 Holloway Ave
San Francisco CA 94132
http://coe.sfsu.edu/grad/scholarship-listings
retta@sfsu.edu
(415) 338-2389
College of Science and Engineering Scholarships
-Contact College of Science and Engineering for details
X
X
X
X
X
Amount Varies Contact Department Lannie Nguyen-Tang
SCI 248
1600 Holloway Ave
San Francisco CA 94132
http://www.sfsu.edu/~science/scholarships.html
science@sfsu.edu
(415) 338-7662
College of Business Scholarships
-Contact College of Business Student Services Center
X
X
X
X
X
Amount Varies Contact Department Student Services Center
BUS 112
1600 Holloway Ave
San Francisco CA 94132
http://cob.sfsu.edu/cob/scholarships/
cobssc@sfsu.edu
(415) 405-3531
College of Liberal & Creative Arts
-Contact College of Liberal & Creative Arts
 X
X
X
X
Amount Varies Contact Department College of Liberal & Creative Arts
HUM 484
1600 Holloway Ave
San Francisco CA 94132
http://lca.sfsu.edu
clca@sfsu.edu
(415) 338-1541