Graduate Fellowships

There is one application for the MS/PhD Bridge, RISE Graduate, STC CCC, CDI and Genentech Foundation MS Scholars fellowships. Click any of these links below to see the application instructions and access the Graduate Online ApplicationThe application deadline for these specific scholarships is Monday, March 15, 2021.

These fellowships are for students majoring in Biology, Chemistry and Biochemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics and Physics.


SEO Programs for PhD bound students, US Citizens and Permanent Residents





NIH MS/PhD Bridge Program


Megumi Fuse (415) 405-0728

NIH RISE, Research Initiative for Science Enhancement


Megumi Fuse (415) 405-0728

NSF STC Center for Cellular Construction


Frank Bayliss (415) 338-1305

SFSU/UCSF Cell Design Institute Scholars


Frank Bayliss (415) 338-1305

SEO Programs for pre-PhD/pre- MD/DDS/DVM students, US Citizens, Permanent Residents, & DACA


Genentech Foundation MS Scholars


Frank Bayliss (415) 338-1071

Other SF State University graduate programs with seperate applications and deadlines:

SEPAL, Science Education Partnership Assessment Lab


Kimberly Tanner (415) 338-6968

CSME, Center for Science and Mathematics Education


Eric Hsu (415) 405-4190

GEN-PINC Scholarship (Genentech Foundation)


Anagha Kulkarni Ilmi Yoon / Pleuni Pennings (415) 338-2539

Minors, Certificate & other programs:


PINC, Promoting Inclusivity in Computing

& PINC GOLD Certificate Program

Ilmy Yoon / Pleuni Pennings / Carmen Domingo

(415) 338-2335

NSF RIPTIDES Training Program

Fellowship Ended 2019-20

For more information see the 

Interdisciplinary Marine & Estuarine Science (IMES) MS major, which is still available

Karina Nielsen (415) 338-3514