Paul Wiese Memorial Scholarship

Lam Family College of Business
Scholarship awarded for the Spring 2024 semester. Scholarship recipient must be enrolled in at least 12-units (if undergraduate student) or 8-units (if graduate student) in the Spring 2024 semester.

  • Awarding Department: Accounting Department
  • Scholarship Intent: The purpose of the Paul Wiese Memorial Scholarship is to assist promising SF State students who are members of the Beta Alpha Psi/Beta Chi Chapter at SFSU.
  • Criteria:
    1. Be a member or candidate in good standing with the Beta Alpha Psi/Beta Chi chapter. This will be verified by the current officers and the faculty advisor of the chapter.
    2. Has actively participated in a significant number of events hosted by the chapter and/or department as verified by the faculty advisor:
    a. Beta Alpha Psi/Beta Chi chapter hosts weekly technical presentations and is involved in active community service. To this end, a student would show Paul Wiese-level passion for BAP by attending almost all of the events that are scheduled.
    b. Leadership skills will also be considered. Once a student is at least a second semester candidate, they are eligible for a leadership role in the chapter.
    3. Must provide a personal statement explaining their qualifications for the scholarship.
    4. Must provide a letter of recommendation from the chapter president.
  • Major: Multiple: Master of Accountancy, M.S Accounting Blended, Business Administration Concentration in Accounting
  • Class Level: HS Seniors: N/A; Undergrad: Junior, Senior and Graduating Senior ; Grad: Masters
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing SF State Students
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: 12 UNITS; Grad: 8 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: 3.2; Grad GPA: 3.2
  • Contact Person: Jeff Chun
  • Email:
  • Number of Awards: 1

College of Business
Supplemental Questions
  1. A personal statement (max. 500 words) describing why you are qualified for this scholarship
  2. A recommendation letter from the president of the Beta Alpha Psi/Beta Chi chapter that verifies the applicant is a current member/candidate and has actively participated in events hosted by the chapter.
  3. REQUIRED: Please provide a copy of your unofficial SFSU transcript