David and Lola Bjorkquist Scholarship for Undergraduate Chemistry and Biochemistry Majors

Science and Engineering

The award for this scholarship will be disbursed in fall of 2018. The recipient must be current in all qualifications for the scholarship (e.g., enrollment status) in fall 2018. The winner will be expected to attend the Annual CoSE Donor Recognition and Scholarship Awards Dinner in early November, 2018.

David and Lola Bjorkquist met as undergraduate students at SFSU. Both went on to get Ph. D. degrees and worked for Johnson and Johnson. They created an endowment to provide scholarship support to upper division chemistry and biochemistry majors to support them in the completion of their degree.

  • Awarding Department: Chemistry and Biochemistry
  • Scholarship Intent: To support the education and professional development of undergraduate Chemistry and Biochemistry majors at SF State.
  • Criteria: Statement of financial need to be included with application.
  • Major: Multiple: Chemistry, Biochemistry
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Upper Division(Junior/Senior), Grad: N/A
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: HALF-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: 3.0; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: Chemistry and Biochemistry Department
  • Campus Address: TH 806
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway Avenue, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-1288
  • Email: chemist@sfsu.edu
  • Web page: http://www.chembiochem.sfsu.edu/scholarships/0layout.php
  • Number of Awards: varies

Chemistry and Biochemistry
Supplemental Questions
  1. Educational Goals and Financial Need
    • Please upload a description of how this scholarship will benefit your educational goals and professional development. Limit your response to 750 words.
    • Please upload a description of your financial need. Limit your response to 250 words.
  2. Please request a confidential letter of recommendation from a professor (1/2)
  3. Please request a confidential letter of recommendation from a 2nd professor (2/2).
  4. Please upload a copy of your unofficial SFSU transcript.
  5. Please upload a list of any scholarships, grants or fellowships you currently receive, including the dollar amount.
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