A.S. Advocacy Award

Merit-Based scholarship for matriculated students in good standing who have completed a minimum of 15 semester units at SJSU with a minimum 2.75 GPA and who have demonstrated leadership and involvement in campus and community life including: student organizations, sports, campus committees, volunteerism, community and civic activism.

Students who advocate for social justice through diverse forms of civic engagement, demonstrate leadership and involvement within campus and the community and value volunteer work and public activism while inspiring others to envision a socially conscious campus community.

The scholarship shall be void and will revert to a qualified student if a student becomes elected or appointed an A.S. Board Member during the term of the scholarship. Past elected officials are eligible to apply.

Associated Students
Supplemental Questions
  1. Create your vision statement for social justice and advocacy. Provide examples of your experience as an advocate, volunteer, or with civic engagement. How has this work inspired your future goals? (300 words max)
  2. Please provide a Letter of Recommendation that speaks to your actions and/or experience as it relates to this scholarship. ** Enter the name and email of your reference AFTER asking that person if they would like to be a reference for you. The system will email your reference and provide the opportunity for them to submit a letter of recommendation electronically. You will not be able to view this document. You can verify the status of your requested references by clicking "References" on your home page.