Bordoni Family International House (I-House) Scholarship for Current Residents

The SJSU International House is home to U.S. and international students attending San Jose State University. Residents are undergraduates, graduates, exchange, and English language students.

The Bordoni Family Scholarship recognizes a resident of International House who exhibits the energy, passion, and dedication to I-House in the manner of our Founder, Phyllis F. Simpkins. The recipient of the scholarship is someone who has shown significant leadership over an extended period of time, and has taken initiative on multiple fronts including relationship-building, activity planning, and care for the facility.

Minimum qualifications:
– Current/Prospective I-House resident
– 3.0 GPA

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please confirm that you currently live in the SJSU International House.
    • To be eligible for this scholarship, I understand that I must currently live in the SJSU International House.
  2. In what ways have you demonstrated your energy, passion, and dedication to I-House?
  3. As a positive leader and role model, describe ways in which your constant and active participation helps build community at I-House and supports other residents.
  4. Describe practical contributions where you have handled unexciting responsibilties that needed attention at I-House.
  5. Please explain how the opportunity to live at the SJSU International House has been important to you.