Alumni Association Dean's Scholarship - Social Sciences

Open to graduate and undergraduate students in the College of Social Sciences with overall 3.0 GPA or higher. Applicants must demonstrate community service and/or participate in student organizations. Award applied equally to the student’s account for Fall and Spring and is conditional on full-time enrollment each term. Scholarship recipients will be asked to attend the Alumni Association Scholarship Reception in the fall. For details, please visit:

Since 1975, the San José State University Alumni Association has awarded scholarships to students who excel in their academic studies and actively participate in the betterment of their communities through volunteer work. These awards are funded through the generous contributions of alumni and friends of SJSU and represent one of the strongest individual scholarship programs offered by any alumni association in the California State University system. Two outstanding undergraduate or graduate students from each of SJSU’s seven colleges are chosen by their deans to receive a $5,000 annual scholarship.

College of Social Sciences, Alumni Association
Supplemental Questions
  1. Which SJSU professor has been most influential to you? Briefly explain why.
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