Scholarships

For complete information on financial aid programs, including student loans, work-study programs and scholarships, please visit the Office of Student Financial Aid, call 415-338-7000 or write directly to the Office of Student Financial Aid, San Francisco State University, 1600 Holloway Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94132.

You may also check with The Academic Honors Scholarships for additional scholarship opportunities.

Department of Modern Languages and Literatures Scholarships

Scholarship available for foreign language majors, subject to funding, are listed below. Note that the list is not meant to be exhaustive, and, due to budget constraints, the scholarships listed are not necessarily awarded annually.

For all Foreign Language Majors

Arabic Program

  • None available at this time

Chinese Program

  • The Paul Zee Lyons Memorial Scholarship for Chinese Translation Studies

French Program

  • The French Program Scholarships
  • Paris Scholarship for a student enrolled in the Summer Study in Paris Program

German Program

  • Robert Bosch Corporation Graduate Student Scholarship
  • German Educational Association (Arbeiterbildungsverein) Scholarship
  • Dr. Anita Antler Scholarship

Italian Program

  • Andreina Becker-Colonna Scholarship
  • The Italian Program Scholarships
  • The Leonardo Da Vinci Society Scholarships
  • The Lorenzo Turco Scholarship

Japanese Program

  • The Toshiko Mishima Memorial Scholarships
  • The Japan Studies Scholarship (undergraduate sophomore, junior or senior students only)
  • Japanese Government Scholarship for Japanese Language Studies (undergraduate students only)
  • Japanese Government Scholarship for Research Students (graduate students only)

Persian Program

  • None available at this time

Russian Program

  • None available at this time

Spanish Program

  • None available at this time