Prof. Morris R. Lewenstein Memorial Scholarship

Health and Social Sciences
This scholarship will be awarded for Fall 2019

  • Awarding Department: College of Health and Social Sciences
  • Scholarship Intent: The purpose of the Lewenstein Scholarship is to financially assist promising SF State students who are pursuing a major in the social sciences.
  • Criteria: Demonstrate financial need as determined by FAFSA OR through the submission of a statement of financial need.
  • Major: Multiple: Anthropology, Child and Adolescent Development, Counseling, Economics, FINA: Family, Interiors, Nutrition, and Apparel, Geography, Health Education, History, International Relations, Labor and Employment Studies, Criminal Justice, Environmental Studies, Gerontology, Public Administration, Urban Studies, Political Science, Psychology, Recreation, Parks, and Tourism, Social Work, Sociology/Sexuality Studies, Women and Gender Studies, Africana Studies, American Indian Studies, Asian American Studies, Latina/o Studies.
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Any; Grad: Masters
  • Enrollment Status: Any
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: 6 UNITS; Grad: 4 UNITS
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: file a FAFSA
  • Citizenship: Any
  • GPA: HS GPA: N/A; Undergrad GPA: 3.0; Grad GPA: 3.0
  • Contact Person: Susanna Jones, Assistant Dean of Student Success
  • Campus Address: HSS 240
  • Street Address: 1600 Holloway, San Francisco, California 94132
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-6908
  • Email:
  • Web page:
  • Number of Awards: 1

Supplemental Questions
  1. Must show financial need EITHER in the form of a FAFSA OR a statement of financial need.
  2. Personal statement of how the award of the Lewenstein scholarship would further your progress in your social science major. Should be no more than a few paragraphs.