Jules H. Strauss Computer Science Scholarship

Awarded in the Fall 2023 or Spring 2024 semester to 1 Senior with a major in the Department of Computer Science. Recipients are encouraged to attend the CoSE Donors event in Nov 2023.

Science and Engineering

  • Awarding Department: Computer Science
  • Scholarship Intent: Provide scholarship to a Senior Computer Science major who has shown scholarly achievement and demonstrates financial need.
  • Criteria: Scholarship is awarded to a senior, but a junior may apply if they will be a senior the semester the scholarship is disbursed. Students will be asked to answer supplemental questions regarding their goals and plans in computer science, their accomplishments in the field, a self-reported statement of financial need and the name of a Computer Science Faculty member who has agreed to sponsor their application.
  • Major: Single: Computer Science
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Junior, Senior; Grad: N/A
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: FULL-TIME; Grad: N/A
  • Financial Need: Not a Requirement
  • *Citizenship: US Citizen/Perm Res
  • GPA: HS GPA: N/A; Undergrad GPA: 3.0; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: Computer Science Department
  • Campus Address: TH 906
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-1008
  • Email: csgrad@sfsu.edu
  • Web page: https://cs.sfsu.edu/undergrads/funding-scholarships
  • Number of Awards: varies

Computer Science
Supplemental Questions
  1. 400 word essay covering these 3 topics: 1) Describe your goals and plans in your field of study. 2) What is your proudest accomplishment in your academic career? 3) Describe your financial needs.
  2. What is your proudest accomplishment in Computer Science?
  3. Please describe your financial needs and how this scholarship award will assist you.
  4. Please provide the name and e-mail of a Computer Science faculty member who who will write a letter of recommendation for you. Deadline: Application Deadline.
  5. Upload all college transcripts (unofficial transcripts are acceptable).