Robin Eickman Cinema Student Scholarship

Scholarship awarded for the next academic year

  • Awarding Department: School of Cinema
  • Scholarship Intent: To encourage outstanding cinema students to pursue careers as professionals in the film industry and to provide support to individuals who may be underrepresented in the film industry.
  • Criteria: Open to graduate and senior-level undergraduate SF State Cinema majors.
  • Major: Single: Cinema
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Senior; Grad: Masters, MFA
  • Enrollment Status: Continung
  • 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: N/A; Undergrad GPA: N/A; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: School of Cinema
  • Campus Address: FA 245
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-1629
  • Email:
  • Web page:
  • Number of Awards: 1

Supplemental Questions
  1. A personal statement (typed, double-spaced, not to exceed two paragraphs) describing how your studies of cinema have influenced your filmmaking style and/or goals.
  2. Showreel (submitted via a Vimeo or YouTube link) demonstrating talent in one of the following: cinematography/lighting; sound recording/mixing; special visual effects; art direction/set design; or another category to be designated by the applicant.
  3. Will you be enrolled at least half-time (6 units undergraduate, 4 units graduate) during the Fall 2023?
  4. Please upload unofficial transcript