The Guardian Scholars Hearst Foundation Scholarship

Student Affairs & Enrollment Management
Scholarship will be awarded for the Fall Semester

This scholarship is funded through the generosity of the Hearst Foundation.

  • Awarding Department: Guardian Scholars Program/EOP
  • Scholarship Intent: This scholarship is intended to support a Guardian Scholar student as they pursue their undergraduate degree at SF State University. Students who have been identified to apply for this scholarship have demonstrated a determined resolve for pursuing their education while managing a significant unmet financial need.
  • Criteria:
    1) Current Guardian Scholars Program student.
    2) Self-reported financial need.
    3) Students to provide annual updates.
  • Major: Any
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Any; Grad: N/A
  • Enrollment Status: Any
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: 1 UNIT; 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: N/A; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: Guardian Scholars Program – Xochitl Sanchez
  • Campus Address: SSB 201
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415)405-0546
  • Email:
  • Web page:
  • Number of Awards: varies

Guardian Scholars Program
Supplemental Questions
  1. How will being a recipient of the Hearst scholarship affect you? Consider both how this scholarship will impact your financial obligations and how it will enable you to achieve the goals you've described above with a particular focus on obtaining your degree and becoming a graduate. Please describe your current financial unmet need. Please detail any financial aid support you receive: (i.e. AB12, Chaffee and scholarships).