Sher-Right Scholarship in Art

Scholarship awarded for the Fall semester

  • Awarding Department: School of Art
  • Scholarship Intent: To provide financial assistance to students majoring in Art at SF State University.
  • Criteria:
    1) A student who meets or exceeds Art Department’s minimum standards for academic and artistic achievement/ progress
    2) Self- described financial need
  • Major: Single: Art
  • Class Level: HS Seniors; Undergrad: Any; Grad: Masters/Credential/2nd BA
  • Enrollment Status: Entering and continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: 12 UNITS; Grad: 9 UNITS
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a Requirement
  • Citizenship: Any
  • GPA: HS GPA: N/A; Undergrad Cum or SF State GPA: 3.0; Grad Cum or SF State GPA: 3.0
  • Contact Person: School of Art
  • Campus Address: FA 293
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway Avenue, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-2176
  • Email:
  • Web page:
  • Number of Awards: varies

minimum of $6000 per year
Supplemental Questions
  1. What semester will you be graduating?
  2. Please upload a single PDF that includes the following, labeled and in order: 1. A statement about the work submitted in no more than 300 words. 2. Digital Portfolio: 10 images of your artwork, and/or web links to audio/video. Images should be labeled with the work’s title, date, media, size, and other significant information. 3. Supporting Documentation: 1 additional page of written material to support your application, e.g. artist statement, resume, exhibition list.
  3. Permission to Display Images: In view of your rights under U.S. Copyright laws, please review the following approval for internal and external use of images: By marking the checkbox below, you certify that you have granted San Francisco State University the Art Department and the funders and sponsors of these scholarships and fellowships permission to use your scholarship images on a royalty-free basis; to post the images on our and their web sites, publication and materials, both print and electronic, and to be made available for their other non-commercial uses, but others may not reproduce the images without permission of the owner.