Jack R. and Marjorie J. Fraenkel Scholarship

Undergraduate Studies
This scholarship will be awarded for the Spring 2023 semester

  • Awarding Department: Division of Undergraduate Education and Academic Planning
  • Scholarship Intent: Endowed Scholarship supporting an undergraduate student in social sciences, mathematics or science who plans to pursue a career in teaching mathematics, science, or one of the social sciences.
  • Criteria:
    1) Student must demonstrate participation in at least one or more non-academic campus activities, such as sports, politics, or some other type of community involvement.
    2) Autobiographical statement including: academic background and achievements, involvement in non-academic campus activities, paid and volunteer work experience, overcoming personal adversity, short term and long term career goals in teaching and/or education.
    3) Must apply for financial aid using the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or the California Dream Application. Must have financial need as determined by FAFSA or the California Dream Application.
    4) Students who meet the AB540 definition are eligible to apply.
  • Major: Mathematics, Science, Social Sciences
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Any; Grad: N/A
  • Enrollment Status: Currently enrolled SF State student: Continuing and Newly Admitted
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: HALF-TIME; Grad: N/A
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Yes
  • Citizenship: US Citizen/Perm Res
  • GPA: HS GPA: N/A; Undergrad Cumulative or SF State GPA: 3.5; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: Kimberley Altura
  • Campus Address: ADM 211
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-1741
  • Email: kwidic@sfsu.edu
  • Web page: http://ueap.sfsu.edu/fraenkel-scholarship
  • Number of Awards: 1

Undergraduate Education
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please upload an autobiographical statement. Your statement should include: academic background and achievements, paid work experience, volunteer work experience, overcoming personal adversity, involvement in non-academic campus activities, short term and long term career goals, self -described financial need. (Submission should be no more than 3 pages.)
  2. 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. A Faculty member is highly recommended. Please be sure to communicate to the individual that you are listing them as a reference provider and give them the context on the scholarship for which you are applying so they can tailor their reference.
  3. Please upload your current unofficial transcript(s).