San Francisco Bay Scholarship

Science and Engineering

  • Awarding Department: Romberg Tiburon Center
  • Scholarship Intent: To provide partial support for educational expenses of undergraduate and graduate students conducting research and taking classes at the Romberg Tiburon Center.
  • Criteria: Active participation in the RTC community as defined by the following:
    1) Faculty mentor identified and research project partially formulated.
    2) Current or past enrollment in RTC classes.
    3) RTC community service/outreach – participation in specified outreach activities of approx. 10 hours per semester at the discretion of the RTC Education and Outreach Coordinator.
  • Major: Multiple: Biology – including Marine Science-MS & Interdisciplinary Marine and Estuarine Science at RTC, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Geography, Earth and Climate Sciences, Engineering
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Upper Division/Junior/Senior/Graduating Senior, Grad: 2nd BA/Masters
  • Enrollment Status: Any
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: 1 UNIT; Grad: 1 UNIT; Master Thesis Completion: 0 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: 2.5; Grad GPA: 3.0
  • Contact Person: Doreen Britton
  • Campus Address: Romberg Tiburon Center
  • Street Address: 3152 Paradise Drive, Tiburon, CA 94920
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-3700
  • Email:
  • Web page:
  • Number of Awards: varies

Estuary & Ocean Science Center
Supplemental Questions
  1. Submit a cover letter with your application describing your proposed academic, research, and volunteer plans. Review volunteer opportunities by clicking on “Community Service” at and contact Erin Blackwood ( or 338-3757) to discuss prior to completing application. Be sure to include them in your cover letter