Richard Trapp Scholarship in Classical Studies


  • Awarding Department: Classics
  • Scholarship Intent: To recognize the achievements of students in Classical Studies and to provide some modest financial support as part of that recognition of excellence.
  • Criteria: Undergraduate Scholarship: GPA of 3.0 in Classics and Classics-related courses, professional activities, promise of contributions to the field. Graduate Fellowship: Graduate student demonstrating promise as a future scholar of Classics and Classical archaeology , promise of contributions to the field. Entering students must be outstanding prospects for the M.A. program and, in order to apply for an award for their first fall semester, must have already applied for the MA prior to the scholarship deadline.
  • Major: Single: Classics
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Freshman/sophomore/junior/senior, Grad: 2nd BA/Masters
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: FULL-TIME; 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: 3.0; Grad GPA: 3.0
  • Contact Person: Classics Department
  • Campus Address: HUM 377
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway, San Francisco, California 941324162
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-2068
  • Email:
  • Web page:
  • Number of Awards: varies

Supplemental Questions
  1. For undergraduates, please submit a statement describing your progress in learning Greek and/or Latin literature/language and Classical material culture. For graduate students, please submit a statement describing a) your mastery of the ancient languages; ancient material culture, and b) your goals in pursuing graduate study in Classics. a) For undergraduates, check the box that says "undergraduate"; b) For graduate students, check the box that says “graduate.”
  2. Please indicate whether you are a graduate or undergaduate student.
  3. Please upload an unofficial copy of your SFSU transcript.