Dr. J.E. "Penny" Saffold Leadership Award

Ethnic Studies

  • Awarding Department: Africana Studies
  • Scholarship Intent: This scholarship recognizes student leadership and provides financial assistance to students in Africana Studies to help them achieve their educational goals.
  • Criteria:
    1) Candidates will be nominated and selected by a committee of three faculty members in Africana Studies.
    2) Students must demonstrate a history of community work and service and aim to be leaders in empowering African-American or other African Disaporic Communities, especially disadvantaged individuals within those communities.
  • Major: Single: Africana Studies majors and minors
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduating Senior, 2nd BA; Grad: N/A
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: 6 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 Cum GPA: 2.5; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: Abul Pitre
  • Campus Address: EP 103
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway Avenue, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-2352
  • Email: afrs@sfsu.edu
  • Web page: http://africana.sfsu.edu/
  • Number of Awards: 1

Africana Studies