Florence Haimes Scholarship for Undergraduate Chemistry and Biochemistry Majors

Science and Engineering
Current Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors are encouraged to apply.
The award for this scholarship will be disbursed in Fall 2024. The recipient must be current in all qualifications for the scholarship (e.g., enrollment status) in Fall 2024. The winner will be expected to attend the Annual CoSE Donor Recognition and Scholarship Awards Dinner in early October 2024.

  • Awarding Department: Chemistry and Biochemistry
  • Scholarship Intent: To help support undergraduate students majoring in any area of chemistry at SFSU.
  • Criteria: Candidates will be selected based on grades, research accomplishments, promise of future success, and financial need.
  • Major: Multiple: Chemistry, Biochemistry
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Any, Grad: N/A
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: 3 UNITS; 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 GPA: 3.0; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: Lilian Gathua
  • Campus Address: TH 806
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 405-2139
  • Email: liliangathua@sfsu.edu
  • Web page: https://chemistry.sfsu.edu/funding
  • Number of Awards: varies

Chemistry and Biochemistry
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please upload a copy of your unofficial SFSU transcript.
  2. Please describe how this scholarship will assist you financially and help you complete your education with good standing.