Jim Goldner Scholarship


  • Awarding Department: Cinema
  • Scholarship Intent: To provide financial assistance to undergraduate students pursuing careers as filmmakers.
  • 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: Any; Grad: N/A
  • Enrollment Status: Any
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: FULL-TIME; 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: cinedept@sfsu.edu
  • Web page: http://cinema.sfsu.edu/pages/department-awards
  • Number of Awards: 1

Supplemental Questions
  1. Brief statement, describing how your studies of cinema have infulenced your filmmaking syle and/or goals. (Maximum 2 paragraphs, double-spaced.)
  2. Please upload unofficial transcript
  3. Will you be enrolled full-time (12 units) during the Fall 2018? Yes or No
  4. The scholarship supports a junior or senior-level undergraduate student in the completion of a project that has originated on film. Please copy and paste Vimeo link with 10 min of existing footage from the project.