Student Awards, Scholarships and Grants 

The following awards, scholarships, and grants are sponsored by the UNF Alumni Association. Information or applications for any of the awards may be obtained by contacting contact The Office of Engagement and Annual Giving at (904) 620-4723 or send an e-mail to

Senior Service Award  

The Alumni Association is now seeking nominations from faculty, staff and students for the Spring 2017 Senior Service Award. This award is presented at each commencement ceremony to a graduating senior who has made significant contributions to the University and/or the community through volunteerism while maintaining an outstanding academic record. The recipient receives a commemorative plaque, a check for $500, and is recognized at the commencement ceremony. 


Click here to nominate a deserving senior. 

Meet the fall 2016 recipient, Sara Gaver. 

View previous recipients  


UNF Alumni Association Journey Scholarship

This award provides financial assistance for students enrolled in study-abroad programs or faculty-led classes that include a travel component. Scholarships will be awarded on a case-by-case basis and based on the availability of funds. 


Summer 2015 Recipients: 

Katelyn Hallman, China

Kayla Jernigan, Iceland

Brianna Sigman, Spain

Club Grants 

The UNF Alumni Association is proud to offer grant funding for student clubs searching for sponsors to fund a specific project, trip, or cause. Two Club Grants, up to $1,000 per club, will be awarded. Applications for the spring semester are due by Tuesday, Feb. 14. Click here for the spring 2017 Club Grant application. 


Fall 2016 Recipients:

CMD+N Design Club

UNF Home Brew Club

National Society of Women in Science 


*Funding was divided among three clubs in the fall of 2016 to equal a total amount of $2,000.