Amy Hittner Scholarship

Health and Social Sciences

  • Awarding Department: Department of Counseling
  • Scholarship Intent: To provide an annual $500 scholarship to one qualified, matriculated Counseling graduate student. To honor Dr. Amy Hittner, former chair of the department and former Associate Dean of the College. Awarded to a student of exceptional scholarship and a clear, demonstrated dedication to multicultural persons.
  • Criteria:
    1) Graduate student in Counseling; minimum GPA of 3.0 in the courses taken for the Master’s in Counseling
    2) Must have at least one semester remaining before graduating from SF State
    3) Must demonstrate financial need through a written statement that also includes educational or life goals (max one page); preference given to students approved by university for financial assistance, but financial aid not required.
  • Major: Any
  • Class Level: HS Seniors: N/A; Undergrad: N/A; Grad: MA
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: N/A; Grad: 4 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 GPA in the courses taken for the Master’s in Counseling
  • Contact Person: Graciela Orozco
  • Campus Address: BH 524
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway Ave., San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-2005
  • Email:
  • Web page: N/A
  • Number of Awards: 1