Joan Cummerton Social Work Endowed Scholarship

HEALTH AND SOCIAL SCIENCES
*Scholarship awarded for the Fall semester 2021 for only current continuing SFSU students when the scholarship is awarded *

  • Awarding Department: School of Social Work
  • Scholarship Intent: To provide two scholarships, one to a current SFSU student pursuing a Masters of Social Work, and one to a current SFSU student
    pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Social Work.
  • Criteria:
  • 1) Both MSW and BASW current SFSU students currently enrolled in the School of Social Work are eligible.
  • 2) Personal statement no longer than 3 pages (double space), to include the following:
    *a) Evidence of a commitment to or pursuing research or studies in Feminist Theory and gender
    equality/equity.
  • b) Active participant in civic engagement or service to organizations and institutions committed to gender
    equity.
  • c) Experiences and/or paid/unpaid work experiences.
  • 3) Demonstrated financial need through FAFSA declaration.
  • 4) University transcript (unofficial)
  • 5) Resume
  • Major: Multiple: Social Work (MSW, BASW) Social Work-BA, Social Work-SB and Social Work-MSW.
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Sophomore, Junior, Senior; 2nd Bachelors: Grad: Masters
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing SF State University Students.
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: 12 UNITS; Grad: 8 UNITS
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Yes
  • Citizenship: US Citizen/Perm Res
  • GPA: HS GPA: N/A; Undergrad GPA: N/A; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: School of Social Work
  • Campus Address: HSS 222
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway Ave, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-1003
  • Email: socwork@sfsu.edu
  • Web page: N/A
  • Number of Awards: Two

Award
$1000
Scopes
Social Work
Deadline
09/06/2021
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please write personal statement to include: 1. Evidence of a commitment to or pursuing research or studies in Feminist Theory and gender equality/equity 2. Active participant in civic engagement or service to organizations and institutions committed to gender equity 3. Experiences and/or paid/unpaid work experiences
  2. Please submit your resume
  3. Please upload your unofficial SFSU transcript
  4. Are you a U.S. citizen or permanent resident?