Steven R. Pease Memorial Scholarship

Scholarship will be awarded Fall 2024. The scholarship winner(s) will be invited to and highly encouraged to attend the CoSE Donor Dinner in late October 2024 if the donor to their scholarship will be present.

  • Awarding Department: Department of Geography and Environment
  • Scholarship Intent: The Pease memorial award is meant to encourage and support the pursuit of a geographic education at San Francisco State University.
  • Criteria:
    1) Must have completed at least 15 units in Geography, Environmental Science or GISc major at SF State.
    2) Undergraduates and graduates must have a minimum 3.5 SFSU GPA.
    3) Award will be disbursed in fall semester, so applicant must be continuing on and enrolled in fall semester.
    4) The requirement of 3 units does not apply to graduate students working on their thesis project.
  • Major: Multiple: All degrees within the Department of Geography and Environment.
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduating seniors continuing on to Grad school; Grad: Masters
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing SF State Students
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: HALF-TIME (6 UNITS); 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 SF State GPA: 3.5; Grad SF State GPA: 3.5
  • Contact Person: School of the Environment
  • Campus Address: HSS 279
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-2049
  • Email:
  • Web page:
  • Number of Awards: varies
    • Amount of Awards* varies

varies, 1 award, $1000
Geography & Environment
Supplemental Questions
  1. Have you completed at least 15 units in GEOG? Units in progress do NOT count.
  2. Will you be continuing on as a student in the coming fall semester?
  3. Submit a statement of approximately 500 words discussing your choice of Geography/Environmental Science/GIS as a field of study. This essay might usefully include some indication of your present activities and future plans.
  4. Please upload your current unofficial SFSU transcript.