Jim Kohn Scholarship Award


  • Awarding Department: English Language and Literature
  • Scholarship Intent: To support deserving graduate students in the Language Studies program of the English Department.
  • Criteria: Applicants must have completed one semester in the MA Tesol or MA Linguistics program. Financial Need as reported by the applicants. Renewable up to a total of three years.
  • Major: Single: English/Language Studies (Tesol or Linguistics),
  • Class Level: Undergrad: N/A, Grad: Masters
  • Enrollment Status: Any
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: N/A; Grad: 9 UNITS
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a Requirement
  • Citizenship: Any
  • GPA: HS GPA: N/A; Undergrad GPA: N/A; Grad GPA: 3.0
  • Contact Person: Lisa Poehlmann
  • Campus Address: HUM 289
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-7582
  • Email: lcp@sfsu.edu
  • Web page: http://english.sfsu.edu/
  • Number of Awards: varies

Supplemental Questions
  1. A two-page, up-to-date statement of purpose indicating goals for graduate study and future career in the field of applied linguistics or TESOL.
  2. Please upload an SFSU unofficial transcript here.
  3. Write a brief statement about financial need.