Dean's Study Abroad and International Field Work Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to high-achieving undergraduate or graduate students studying or conducting research outside the United States. It was established through a gift from the Estate of J.B.S. Johnson. Eligibility:

  • Matriculated student at SJSU majoring in one of the College of Social Sciences programs
  • Upper-division standing (60 units or more) and have completed at least one semester at SJSU
  • Studying or conducting research or fieldwork outside of the United States
  • Financial need as determined through the FAFSA
  • A minimum overall GPA of 3.0 and minimum major GPA of 3.5

College of Social Sciences
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please describe the international opportunity, your role, and how this experience will contribute to your success at SJSU and/or future goals.
  2. Which SJSU professor has been most influential to you? Briefly explain why.
  3. What is your anticipated graduation date (term/year)?
  4. Please provide a confidential Letter of Recommendation by emailing your reference. 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.