Graduate Dean's Award

Graduate Studies
Scholarship awarded for the 2019-2020 academic year

  • Awarding Department: Division of Graduate Studies
  • Scholarship Intent: To provide incentives and opportunities to San Francisco State University undergraduate seniors and undergraduate alumni to pursue a master’s degree at SF State.
  • Criteria:
    1) Current SF State undergraduates and undergraduate alumni who have applied to an SF State’s master degree program.
    2) Two letters of recommendations from San Francisco State University faculty.
    3) A 250-500 word essay describing what makes a San Francisco State graduate degree distinctive.
  • Major: Any
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Graduating senior, SF State Undergraduate Alumni; Grad: N/A
  • Enrollment Status: Entering graduate student
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: N/A; Grad: 6 UNITS
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a requirement
  • Citizenship: Any
  • GPA: HS GPA: N/A; Undergrad SF State GPA: 3.3; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: Division of Graduate Studies
  • Campus Address: ADM 254
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-2234
  • Email:
  • Number of Awards: Varies

Graduate Studies
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you an SF State current undergraduate student applying to an SF State graduate degree program?
  2. Are you an SF State undergraduate alumni applying to an SF State graduate degree program?
  3. Have you maintained a GPA of at least 3.3 in your undergraduate work?
  4. Essay: 250 to 500 words describing what makes an SF State graduate degree distinctive
  5. Letter of Reference from SF State faculty 1 of 2
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