Professor William N. Bigler Scholarship Fund, The

College of Science and Engineering
Bigler Scholarship in the Biomedical Science will be awarded in Fall 2021
Scholarship recipients are strongly encouraged to attend the Virtual Donor Recognition and Scholarship Award Reception in early November 2021.
Students must be currently enrolled minimum half-time in the Biomedical Science Master’s Program (College of Science and Engineering) or the Clinical Laboratory Science Internship Program (College of Health and Social Sciences).

  • Awarding Department: Biology
  • Scholarship Intent: Advancement of educational development in clinical laboratory science and/or graduate training in biomedical sciences and biotechnology.
  • Criteria: N/A
  • Major: Multiple: MS-Biomedical Science (Biology/CoSE), CLS Internship Program (HSS)
  • Class Level: Undergrad: N/A; Grad: Masters/Credential
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing/Currently enrolled SFSU student
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: N/A; Grad: 4 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: N/A; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: Biology Department
  • Campus Address: HH 534
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway Avenue, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 405-3591
  • Email:
  • Web page:
  • Number of Awards: varies

Supplemental Questions
  1. An essay of less than 1000 words covering the following topics: (a) your professional goals; (b) a brief statement describing any financial needs; (c) the impact the scholarship would have on your life.
  2. Submit a recommendation letter from your SFSU program director or academic advisor by April 22nd.
  3. Unofficial transcripts for all previous and current graduate and undergraduate work