The deadline for most 2023-24 applications was March 15, 2023 and is now closed.
For the LSAMP program there is a rolling deadline throughout the year.
The deadline for the Freshmen Genentech Foundation application was March 26, 2023 and is now closed. See more information HERE.
We do not have a formal sophomore scholarship. Our Freshman-Sophomore Genentech Foundation scholarship lasts for two academic years. However if a current freshman wants to be notified in case we have an unexpected sophomore opening, please submit an Undergraduate Applicant Profile HERE.
We will let you know if we need more information from you. Also, please consider applying for our Junior-Senior scholarships when you are in the second semester of your sophomore year.
The applications for the SEO undergraduate scholarships for juniors and seniors (U-RISE, Genentech Foundation Undergraduate Scholars, VIR) are now closed.
In the meantime, if you want to be notified in case we have an unexpected junior/senior opening, please submit an Undergraduate Applicant Profile HERE.
The applications for the SEO graduate fellowships (NIH SFSU-UCSF PhD Bridge, NSF STC CCC, Cell Design Institute, Genentech Foundation MS Scholars, BMS) are now closed.
In the meantime, if you want to be notified in case we have an unexpected MS opening, please submit an Graduate Applicant Profile HERE.
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.