French Program Scholarship


  • Awarding Department: Modern Languages and Literatures
  • Scholarship Intent: To encourage meritorious students majoring in French or pursuing an M.A. in French who need financial assistance to complete their studies.
  • Criteria:
    1) Must demonstrate academic excellence in French courses.
    2) Must have a desire to pursue a career using their French degree.
    3) Financial need.
  • Major: Single: French
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Any; Grad: Masters
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: FULL-TIME; Grad: 3 UNITS
  • 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: 3.0
  • Contact Person: Berenice LeMarchand
  • Campus Address: HUM 534
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-7419
  • Email:
  • Web page:
  • Number of Awards: varies

Modern Languages and Literatures
Supplemental Questions
  1. Number of courses completed toward the French major and expected date of graduation.
  2. A brief description of your interest in French and Francophone language, literature and culture. Why did you chose to study this field? How will it foster your professional career and intellectual development? Write 600 - 900 words
  3. Explain why this award is needed and how it will be used, and how this amount will contribute to your ability to pursue your studies in French and continue your career. 500 - 600 words.