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Due to the SF State campus closure the physical SEO office is closed. However, we are still up and running virtually and programs are intact. We are answering emails at Also, you can contact the Director, Dr. Megumi Fuse, at She is checking email messages regularly.

The application period for 2021-22 SEO scholarships and fellowships is now closed. The deadlines for our applications were March 15, 2021 or April 2, 2021. If you want more information about out programs you can submit an Applicant Profile throughout the year, HERE.

Coming soon, apply for 2022-23: 

Also see the Student Enrichment Opportunities Scholarship flyer HERE or contact the SEO Office for a copy.


  • The SEO Office has virtual office hours, Tuesdays from 1-3 PM. Click the Zoom link or use the QR code below to virtually drop by to ask us questions and/or to just say Hello.
Meeting ID: 86734268373
Passcode: 629601

  • The Beckman Scholars progam is now accepting applications with a Due Date of April 2, 2021. See the application HERE.
  • There will be another Science Coding Immersion Program (SCIP) this summer. See the flyer HERE and webpage HERE.
  • Join the SEO Office Slack Workspace here!
  • HERE is a list of current and past SEO Digest newsletters


News and Updates:

  • Check out the Gator Talk presentation on research opportunities given by Dr. Megumi Fuse, Dr. Linda Chen, & Elaine Sidori HERE.
  • Inside Higher Ed article explores SF State Biology faculty effort to fight racism in STEM. See the article HERE and HERE.
  • Professor Blake Riggs selected as one of 1,000 Inspiring Black Scientists in America. See the article HERE
  • To honor the 25+ years since the SEO programs were started at SF State, we made a brief video about the programs. See the video HERE.


 SEO Scholars