Shenson Foundation Award

LIBERAL & CREATIVE ARTS
Scholarship will be awarded for the Spring semester

  • Awarding Department: College of Liberal & Creative Arts
  • Scholarship Intent: To help students in art, beca, cinema, creative writing, music, dance and theatre arts defray expenses directly related to pre-professional activities both on and off campus. These activities include, but are not limited to: internships; residencies; public exhibitions and performances, coaching sessions, master-classes, conferences, and competitions ranging from regional to international in scope. Students are required to have a nomination from their major department and should speak with their department about the nomination process. Awards will be given on a continuous basis up to the the application deadline or when funds have been exhausted. Awards range from $500 to $1500.
  • Criteria: Department nomination required.
  • Major: Multiple: Art, BECA, Creative Writing, Cinema, Music, Theatre Arts, Dance
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Junior, Senior; Grad: N/A
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing/Currently enrolled
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: 3 UNITS; 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: N/A; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: Elizabeth Post Musgrove
  • Campus Address: CA 251
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway Avenue, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 405-4229
  • Email: lcastudentservices@sfsu.edu
  • Web page: http://lca.sfsu.edu/scholarships
  • Number of Awards: varies

Award
up to $1500
Scopes
College of Liberal & Creative Arts
Deadline
04/02/2018
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please upload your SFSU unofficial transcript in PDF form here.
  2. Please write a statement (not to exceed 700 words) detailing how this award will be used in meeting the criteria of the scholarship in defraying expenses directly related to pre-professional activities both on and off campus. These activities include, but are not limited to: internships; residencies; public exhibitions and performances, coaching sessions, master-classes, conferences, and competitions ranging from regional to international in scope.Your statement should include a brief budget of expenses (ie. conference fee on $200, airfare to attend conference location $400, etc.)
  3. Please provide the name and email address for the department nomination. Please note that this nomination is also sent by the department to the college office as a hard copy but both hard copy and upload are required.