Student Activist & Advocate Endowed Scholarship

This scholarship will be awarded for the Spring Semester.

  • Awarding Department: College of Ethnic Studies
  • Scholarship Intent: Reverend Perry L. Lang and Professor Emeritus Kenneth P. Monteiro, who shall be recognized as the founders of the Fund and acknowledged as The Lang- Monteiro Family, are establishing the Student Activist and Advocate Endowed Scholarship to honor the tradition of social justice centered, student empowerment, advocacy, activism and leadership exemplified at San Francisco State University. The Student Activist and Advocate Endowed Scholarship will recognize, and provide financial assistance to, students who are similarly.
  • Major: Any & Must have completed at least 6 units in Ethnic Studies
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Sophomore, Junior, Senior Grad: Credential, 2nd BA, Masters/MFA
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing SF State student, Entering student, Continuing and entering students can apply
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: 6 Units Grad: 6 Units
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: No
  • Citizenship: Any
  • Minimum GPA: Undergrad GPA: 2.5 Grad GPA: 2.5
  • Contact Person: College of Ethnic Studies
  • Campus Address: EP 121
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway, San Francisco, California 94132-4011
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-1694
  • Email:
  • Web page: College of Ethnic Studies
  • Amount of Award: $1,000.00
  • Number of Awards: 1

College of Ethnic Studies
Supplemental Questions
  1. What is your GPA? Please note that a 2.5 minimum GPA is required. 3.0 is preferred.
  2. List leadership roles in student government or, alternatively, a leadership role in a social justice- oriented student organization.
  3. In an essay of 300 words, describe how you have excelled in the application of both academics and activism for the advancement and empowerment of marginalized communities with an emphasis on work addressing the intersectionality between race, ethnicity, gender, sexuality, disability, or socioeconomic class.
  4. Have you completed 6 units in Ethnic Studies?