Genentech Foundation (GF) MS Scholars Program

For Graduate students in Biology, Chemistry & Biochemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics, and Physics.

Purpose: To support students from underrepresented groups, low income and first-generation college students, and students with disabilities for biomedical careers by providing academic support and a stimulating research experience. The goal of the program is to prepare each participant for entrance into a competitive graduate program and successful completion of a PhD in the biomedical sciences, PharmD, DVM degree, MD, DO, or MD-PhD degrees.

  • $21,000/year plus in-state tuition
  • Weekly Colloquium
  • Summer and Academic year research
  • Graduate placement activities
  • Travel to a major scientific meeting to share research results


Applicant eligibility:

Must be a SF State student (or are currently applying to become one)
Must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or DACA
Must commit to research for one year or more


Apply HERE.