Jay P. Young Department Excellence Award

College of Liberal and Creative Arts
Scholarship awarded for the Spring semester

  • Awarding Department: Anthropology Department
  • Scholarship Intent: The Jay Young Department Excellence Award is an annual award available to the Department of Anthropology to support deserving student projects and activities, thanks to a generous gift by Jay P. Young of San Francisco, who graduated with a BA in Anthropology in 1981.
  • Criteria:
    1) Potential candidates are Anthropology students.
    2) Student applicants may not use the award for expenses related to the cost of attendance for a degree program (e.g., tuition fees, course-related books and other supplies or living expenses). The funds are expressly for travel or equipment costs related to extracurricular research, internships, field studies or conferences opportunities that are not part of the regular program requirements.
  • Major: Anthropology
  • Class Level: HS Seniors: N/A; Undergrad: Any; Grad: Masters
  • Enrollment Status: Entering and Continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: 6 units; Grad: 1 unit
  • 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: Anthropology Department
  • Campus Address: FA 525
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway Ave., San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-2046
  • Email: anthro@sfsu.edu
  • Web page: http://anthropology.sfsu.edu/content/scholarships
  • Number of Awards: varies

Award
Varies
Scopes
Anthropology
Deadline
02/15/2019
Supplemental Questions
  1. Educational record--of your current school
    • Date graduated (or expected graduation date)
    • Degree earned (or to be earned)
    • GPA
    • School
  2. Educational record-Last school attended or graduated
    • Dates attended
    • Degree earned
    • GPA
    • School
  3. Educational record
    • Dates attended
    • Degree earned
    • GPA
    • School
  4. Please upload your Application in PDF form here. It should contain the following: a) Discuss pertinent literature and the theoritical foundations of your research or field work. (500 words or less) b) Describe your project outcomes. This is a statement of 200 words or less detailing how your project's expected outcomes will affect you, the Department, and the discipline. c) Give a complete Budget and Timeline. This describes an itemized budget and estimated timeline for completion of your proposed project.