Saxe Memorial Fund


Please consult the program website to confirm details, including applicable deadlines.

Program Purpose: 
The Saxe Memorial Fund was established to honor J. W. Saxe, who believed in the need for persons of integrity to serve their countries and communities through public service. Saxe worked with the United Nations, the Agency for International Development, and the World Bank.
Program Description: 
The $2,000 prize is to undergraduate and graduate students to enable them to gain practical experience in public service by taking a no-pay or low-pay job or internship during a summer or other term.
Applicant Profile: 
Preference is given applicants who have already found such a position but require additional funds. Successful applicants will have financial need and a demonstrated commitment to public service.
Undergraduate or graduate students.
Students of any nationality may apply.
Program Deadline: 
Early March.
How To Apply: 
Students or alumni, as applicable, may apply directly to this program. Applicants are encouraged, however, to work with SF State's fellowship advisor well in advance of the program deadline to perfect their application essays and other materials.