Scholarship Intent: One award of at least $1500 (varies) to an SF State student who will be a senior or graduate student who is a single parent. Preference may be given to those whose child is enrolled in the A.S.I. Early childhood Education Center.
Criteria: Scholarship is based upon both merit and need.
Class Level: Undergrad: Senior/Graduating Senior, Grad: Masters/PhD
Enrollment Status: Continuing
Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: 6 UNITS; Grad: 6 UNITS
Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a Requirement
GPA: HS GPA: N/A; Undergrad GPA: 3.25; Grad GPA: 3.25
Contact Person: Ryan Jones
Campus Address:ADM 153
Street Address: 1600 Holloway, San Francisco, California 94132
Phone Number: (415) 405-3639
Number of Awards: varies
Do you have at least one semester remaining before graduation/obtaining your degree?
This scholarship is intended to support single parents studying at SF State who will be Seniors, 5th year or Graduate students at the time of the award. Please select any of the below as they apply to you:
Personal Statement: Please provide a personal statement describing your academic and career goals. Your statement should answer the following questions: What are your reasons for applying for this scholarship? How do you intend to use your degree upon graduation? To what extent does your field of study benefit you and/or the larger community?
Please provide a brief statement of financial need detailing how this receiving this scholarship will assist you and enable you to achieve your academic and career goals. If you are currently working to support your education, or are a participant in EOP, Guardian Scholars or related campus programs, please include this in your response.
Please provide the name and e-mail of an individual who can provide a reference on your behalf. Your reference provider should be familiar with you and able to speak to your personal, professional and/or academic achievements. Faculty, colleagues or mentors are highly recommended. Please be sure to communicate to the individual that you are listing them as a reference provider and give them context on the scholarship for which you are applying so they can tailor their reference.