Edward B. Kaufmann Scholarship - Humanities Dept.


  • Awarding Department: Department of Humanities and Comparative World Literature
  • Scholarship Intent: To recognize academically outstanding undergraduate and graduate students with demonstrated financial need pursuing a degree in the Humanities program.
  • Criteria: Financial need. Must have completed at least 6 units toward the B.A. or and have completed or be in the process of completing at least 6 units toward the M.A..
  • Major: Single: Humanities,
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Any, Grad: Masters
  • Enrollment Status: Any
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: HALF-TIME; Grad: 3 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: 3.0; Grad GPA: 3.0 if avail.
  • Contact Person: Humanities Chair
  • Campus Address: HUM 377
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-2068
  • Email:ruotolo@sfsu.edu
  • Web page:http://humcwl.sfsu.edu
  • Number of Awards: varies

varies depending on number of applicants; typically between $1000 and $4000
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please upload a current SFSU unofficial transcript
  2. Please request 1st (of 2) confidential letter of recommendation by a Humanities professor
  3. Please request 2nd confidential letter of recommendation by a Humanities professor
  4. Please describe the significance of the Humanities BA or MA program to your intellectual and personal development, in 300-500 words.
  5. While financial need is not a requirement, we will take it into consideration. Please provide a brief statement of your financial need, describing how you are financing your education. If you are receiving financial aid from SFSU, please include the date of your application for financial aid.