Burr G. & Virginia G. Burbank Physics Scholarship

Science and Engineering

Recipients are highly encouraged to attend the CoSE Donors event in Nov. 2021.

  • Awarding Department: Physics *and *Astronomy
  • Scholarship Intent: Provide support – tuition or other expenses – to graduate students who teach Physics & Astronomy laboratory classes.
  • Criteria:
    1) After the first year, the student’s GPA must be 3.3 or above (note: graduate students must have a 3.0 GPA in order to qualify to teach), AND must be enrolled in a core PHYS or ASTR graduate course.
    2) Graduate Teaching Associates (GTAs/graduate student) can only receive the scholarship for two years based on criteria.
  • Major: Single: Physics, Physics with concentration in Astronomy
  • Class Level: Undergrad: N/A; Grad: Masters
  • Enrollment Status: Any
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: N/A; Grad: 3 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: 3.0
  • Contact Person: Roger Dang
  • Campus Address: TH 334
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-1659
  • Email: physics@stars.sfsu.edu
  • Web page:http:// www.physics.sfsu.edu
  • Number of Awards: varies

Physics & Astronomy