Lily B. Ponce de Leon Endowed Scholarship in History

Scholarship awarded for the Fall semester

  • Awarding Department: History
  • Scholarship Intent: To provide financial support for students pursuing a BA in History.
  • Criteria: Students are requested to write a one page maximum statement on how the award of this scholarship will help them graduate and include a narrative of financial need.
  • Major: Single: History
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Junior, Senior; Grad: N/A
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: 1 UNIT; Grad: N/A
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a Requirement
  • Citizenship: Any
  • GPA: HS GPA: N/A; Undergrad or SF State GPA: 2.75; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: History Department
  • Campus Address: HUM209
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-1604
  • Email:
  • Web page:
  • Number of Awards: varies

Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you a History Major?
  2. Please write a short essay (500 words max), describing yourself, how the award will help you graduate (financial need is one possible factor, but not the only one), and what your future plans are.