Joseph L. White Endowed Scholarship in Africana Studies

This scholarship will be awarded for the upcoming Academic Year.

  • Awarding Department: Africana Studies
  • Scholarship Intent: The scholarship is intended to provide financial assistance to students majoring or minoring in Africana Studies.
  • Criteria: A scholarship criteria will be that students have a commitment to social justice, community engagement, and public service. Other requirements as determined by the scholarship committee.
  • Major: Africana Studies
  • Class Level: High School Senior, Undergrad: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing and entering students can apply
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: 12, Grad: 9
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: No
  • Citizenship: Any
  • Minimum GPA: No minimum GPA required
  • Contact Person: Abul Pitre
  • Campus Address: EP 107
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway, San Francisco, California 94132-4011
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-2352
  • Email:
  • Web page: <">Africana Studies
  • Amount of Award: Varies
  • Number of Awards: Varies

In Memory of Joseph L. White
Africana Studies
Supplemental Questions
  1. Supplemental Questions
    • Discuss a community engagement activity that you have done or plan to do in the interest of Africana communities?
    • How do you envision applying the knowledge that you gain in Africana Studies to promote social justice?