I. Magnin Scholarship

The I. Magnin scholarship fund has been established to honor the memory of I. Magnin & Co., a pioneer in fashion retailing from 1876 to 1995, and to further the education of students who are pursuing careers in the fashion industry. This scholarship fund also recognizes the original charter of the Magnin Aid Foundation in assisting students who are facing financial challenges in meeting their educational goals. Scholarships will range from $2000 up to $10,000 as determined by the Scholarship Committee.

Annual Amount

$200 to $2,000

Additional Selection Criteria

• Scholarship application and required supporting documents
• Professional and Personal Characteristics
• Potential contribution to the field of Retail and Fashion
• Special Talents or Aptitudes
• Financial Need

1. Student must be majoring in Fashion Merchandising or Design, or other related retail based program, such as
2. Student must be in a 2 -year or 4 -year degree program at an accredited college/university.
3. Student ideally should have worked in the retail industry, or have Fashion experience.
4. Student must have a minimum GPA of 2.5.
5. Student must maintain an average of 6 units or 2 classes per semester/quarter.

Application Process

Deadline to apply

For Fall scholarship, March 1
For Spring scholarship, October 1

I. Magnin Scholarship Committee of The San Francisco Foundation
One Embarcadero Center, Suite 1400
San Francisco, CA 94111

If you have previously received the scholarship, you may reapply. We encourage you to apply for the scholarship. Download the scholarship package for complete information at:  https://drive.google.com/file/d/1u_MurccTQc5PmcmuWQ2rhPbUAhhVXbTm/view?usp=sharing

Please direct any questions to the I. Magnin Scholarship Fund, at (415) 733-8500 or e-mail rec@sff.org


March 1, 2022

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