Robin Eickman Cinema Student Scholarship


  • Awarding Department: Cinema
  • Scholarship Intent: To encourage outstanding cinema students to pursue careers as professionals in the film industry and to provide support to individuals who may be underrepresented in the film industry.
  • Criteria: Creative work sample (5 min max on (VHS) and 4-500 word essay describing professional goals.
  • Major: Single: Cinema
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Senior; Grad: Masters
  • Enrollment Status: Any
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: 1 UNIT; Grad: 1 UNIT
  • 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: N/A
  • Contact Person: Cinema Main Office
  • Campus Address: FA 245
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-1629
  • Email:
  • Web page:
  • Number of Awards: 1

up to $1000
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please upload unofficial transcript
  2. Brief statement, describing how your studies of cinema have infulenced your filmmaking syle and/or goals. (Maximum 2 paragraphs, double-spaced.)
  3. Please copy and paste a link from Vimeo. Creative work sample should demonstrate talent in one of the following: cinematography/lighting; sound recording/mixing; special visual effects; art direction/set design; or another category to be designated by the applicant.
  4. Will you be enrolled at least half-time (6 units undergraduate, 4 units graduate) during the Fall 2017?