Jim Goldner Scholarship

Scholarship awarded for the next academic year

  • Awarding Department: School of Cinema
  • Scholarship Intent: Professor Jameson “Jim” Goldner died in October 2019. He was a beloved professor and teacher of directing who helped found our Cinema program. In honor of Jim Goldner, this scholarship is intended to help a junior-level or senior-level undergraduate student complete a project
  • Criteria: Graduating seniors may apply but may only receive an award if enrolled full-time in courses in the M.A. or M.F.A. programs in Cinema.
  • Major: Single: Cinema
  • Class Level: HS Seniors, Undergrad: Junior & Senior; Grad: N/A
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing & entering students can apply
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: 12 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: 2.75; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: Cinema Main Office
  • Campus Address: FA 245
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway Avenue, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-1629
  • Email: cinema@sfsu.edu
  • Web page: School of Cinema
  • Number of Awards: 1

Supplemental Questions
  1. A personal statement (not to exceed two paragraphs) how your studies of cinema have influenced your filmmaking style and/or goals.
  2. Work sample from a project, up to a maximum of 10 minutes (submitted via a Vimeo or YouTube link)
  3. Will you be enrolled full-time (12 units) during the Fall 2024?
  4. Please upload unofficial transcript