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Ramona K. First Scholarship Award 2013

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Economics Major? Need Money for School?

Then apply for the Ramona K. First Scholarship

The Economics Department will award a $750 scholarship this Spring 2013 to a student majoring in Economics at San Francisco State University. This might be you! This scholarship program is named in honor of Professor Ramona K. First - a retired member of the Economics faculty.

Both graduate and undergraduate students are encouraged to apply. Special consideration will be given to students with pressing financial needs and to women, but everyone eligible should consider applying. To be eligible, you need to be currently registered as an Economics major during the Spring 2013 semester and planning to continue in the Fall 2013 semester.

Eligible applicants should submit the following:

  • A brief typed letter to our scholarship selection committee telling us a bit about your background, interests, and career plans, as well as how you would put the award to good use in completing your Economics degree. Please include your SFSU ID and email
  • One letter of recommendation from an Economics Faculty
  • An unofficial transcript (minimum GPA of 3.0 required)

Please submit all materials to Ms. Maria Garrido- De La Cruz in the Economics department office (HSS 142). If you have any questions, please contact Maria at

Application deadline: 4 p.m., Friday, April 5, 2013

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