Sodexo Scholarship

Alumni Association
Scholarship will be disbursed in the Fall 2021 semester

  • Awarding Department: Alumni Association
  • Scholarship Intent: Sodexo, Inc. has established a scholarship fund at San Francisco State University to generously recognize its partnership with the University, and to increase support for students with financial need. Through this scholarship Sodexo’s leadership seeks to ensure academic success, encourage diversity and reduce the debt burden of young alumni related to excessive tuition-related loans.
  • Criteria:
    1) Preference will be given to students who work or major or minor in Hospitality & Tourism Management, Dietetics, Sustainability, Environmental Studies or Business or related fields.
    2) Students must have and describe financial need, though do not need to qualify for financial need on the basis of FAFSA or the CA Dream App.
  • Major: Any
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Freshman/Sophomore/Junior/Senior; Grad: 2nd BA/Masters/PhD
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing and Entering
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: 1 UNIT; Grad: 1 UNIT
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a Requirement
  • Citizenship: Any
  • GPA: HS GPA: 2.5; Undergrad GPA: 2.5; Grad GPA: 2.5
  • Contact Person: S. Evrim Özer, B.S., ’00 & M.S., ’04, CFRE, CMP, Associate Director of Alumni Relations & Annual Giving
  • Campus Address: ADM 153
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-2217
  • Email:
  • Web page:
  • Number of Awards: varies

3 awards of $8,000 and 1 award of $1,000
Alumni Association
Supplemental Questions
  1. What are your current academic and professional interests and goals? If you are studying or working in the fields of Hospitality & Tourism Management, Dietetics, Sustainability, Environmental Studies, Business or related fields, be sure to detail your experience in these fields.
  2. Please provide a statement of financial need detailing how this receiving this scholarship will assist you and enable you to achieve your academic and career goals.
  3. Please upload your current unofficial transcript.
  4. Please upload your latest curriculum vitae (CV)/resume.
  5. Please provide the name and e-mail of an individual who can provide a reference on your behalf. Your reference provider should be familiar with you and able to speak to your personal, professional and/or academic achievements. Faculty, colleagues or mentors are highly recommended. Please be sure to communicate to the individual that you are listing them as a reference provider and give them context on the scholarship for which you are applying so they can tailor their reference.