Abigail Fischbach Scholarship

Science and Engineering
This scholarship will be awarded for the Fall 2020 or Spring 2021

  • Awarding Department: Computer Science
  • Scholarship Intent: To provide funding to students active in supporting women in computing, in organizations such as Society of Women Engineers, SFSU CSC Lean in Circle, SFSU’s Promoting Inclusivity in Computing (PINC), or SFSU Women in Science and Engineering, pursuing undergraduate or graduate degrees (full-time) in Computer Science and Computer Engineering within the School of Engineering or Computer Science at SF State.
  • Criteria: Applicant must be active members and actively supporting women in computing, in organizations such as the Society of Women Engineers, SFSU CSC Lean in circle, SFSU PINC, SFSU WISE or similar organizations.
  • Major: Multiple: Computer Science, Computer Engineering
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Any; Grad: Masters
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: 12 UNITS; Grad: 8 UNITS
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a Requirement
  • Citizenship: Any
  • GPA: HS GPA: N/A; Undergrad GPA: N/A; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: Computer Science Department
  • Campus Address: TH 906
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-1008
  • Email: csgrad@sfsu.edu
  • Web page: https://cs.sfsu.edu/resources/scholarships-fellowships
  • Number of Awards: up to 2

Computer Science
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please submit an essay on 1) your goals/plans in Computer Science, 2) your contributions to the Society of Women Engineers, 3) how this scholarship will assist you in your academic/professional goals.
  2. Please provide the name and email of a Computer Science/Computer Engineering faculty member who will write a letter of recommendation for you.