Info About Scholarships, Fellowships

The deadline for most 2023-24 applications is March 15, 2023, for the Freshmen Genentech Foundation application is March 26, 2023, and for the LSAMP program is a rolling deadline throughout the year.. 

See the SEO Fellowship/Scholarship flyer HERE.

 

Freshman Scholarship

There is one application for the incoming Freshman Genentech Foundation scholarship. Use the Freshman Online Application

Undergraduate Scholarships

There are two applications for all of the SEO undergraduate scholarships for sophomores, juniors, and seniors (U-RISE, Genentech Foundation Undergraduate Scholars, VIR). One application is for pre-PhD track students and the other application is for pre-MD track students. Submit one or the other of these applications.

Click on any of the undergrad scholarship links to see the application instructions or access the online Undergraduate Applications HERE.

Graduate Fellowships

There are two applications for all of the SEO graduate fellowships (SFSU-UCSF PhD Bridge, NSF STC CCC, Cell Design Institute, Genentech Foundation MS Scholars, BMS). One application is for pre-PhD track students and the other application is for pre-MD track students. Submit one or the other of these applications.

Click on any of the graduate scholarship links to see the application instructions or access the online Graduate Applications HERE.

Other Sources of STEM college funding

 

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Some common terminology:

Fellowships are financial awards based on research project positions. 

Scholarships are financial awards based on academic merit and may consider other qualifications.

For the purposes of the SEO programs, we consider them all fellowships, but we sometimes use both terms interchangeably.