Richard Trapp Scholarship in Classical Studies


  • Awarding Department: Classics
  • Scholarship Intent: To recognize the achievements of students in Classical Studies and to provide some modest financial support as part of that recognition of excellence.
  • Criteria: Undergraduate Scholarship: GPA of 3.0 in Classics and Classics-related courses, professional activities, promise of contributions to the field. Graduate Fellowship: Graduate student demonstrating promise as future teachers of Latin or Greek and who would benefit from working more closely with both faculty mentors and students.
  • Major: Single: Classics
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Freshman/sophomore/junior/senior, Grad: 2nd BA/Masters
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: FULL-TIME; Grad: 1 UNIT
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a Requirement
  • Citizenship: Any
  • GPA: HS GPA: N/A; Undergrad GPA: 3.0; Grad GPA: 3.0
  • Contact Person: Classics Department
  • Campus Address: HUM 377
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway, San Francisco, California 941324162
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-2068
  • Email:
  • Web page:
  • Number of Awards: varies

Supplemental Questions
  1. For undergraduates, please submit a statement describing your progress in learning Greek and/or Latin. For graduate students, please submit a statement describing a) your mastery of the ancient languages, and b) any teaching experience you may have had.
  2. a) For undergraduates, check the box that says "undergraduate"; b) For graduate students, this scholarship is a teaching fellowship, for which you assist with the teaching of first year Latin or Greek; please check the box of the language(s) (Latin or Greek or both) that you would like to teach.
  3. Please upload an unofficial copy of your SFSU transcript.