Fellowships, Grants, and Scholarships for Graduate Students:
The Graduate Scholarship provides financial means for graduate programs to recruit high caliber students. Graduate programs should use these funds to recruit prospective students who exhibit commendable academic merit and the highest financial need, or who otherwise make a significant contribution to the program of study. This scholarship awards first time graduate students with a total of $5,000 each academic year (split between fall and spring semesters) and can be awarded for up to two years as long as the student remains eligible. Thus, students who qualify will be granted a $10,000 scholarship for their graduate education.
To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must meet all of the following requirements:
To be considered for the scholarship, prospective students must have a scholarship application and an admissions application submitted by the posted deadline. The student’s admissions application does not need to be complete to be considered for the scholarship. For additional information about the Graduate Scholarship program, click here.
Graduate Scholarship Application
*Will be posted January 2018.
Deadline to submit scholarship application: TBA
The Auzenne Fellowship is designed to assist Florida's State Universities in increasing the enrollment of students who are enrolled in graduate study in disciplines in which there is under-representation. Under this program, graduate students are nominated to receive awards of $5,000 each ($2,500 per semester; fall/spring or both) for year-long, full-time study. Awards will not be granted to the same Auzenne Fellows for more than two academic years for those in Master's programs or four academic years for doctoral students. Students who were awarded previously and are eligible to renew need to submit a new application (supplemental documents do not need to be submitted).
To be eligible, students must meet the following criteria:
Delores Auzenne Fellowship Application
*Will be posted March 2018.
With support from UNF's Transformational Learning Opportunities (TLO) program, the Graduate School offers a limited number of grants each semester to graduate students pursuing experiences that are potentially transformative, both for advancing their scholarship and creativity and for expanding their future career opportunities. Effective Spring 2017, students may apply for the grant of $750 in one of two categories.
To qualify for a grant, applicants must meet all of the following requirements when they apply, which must also be maintained during the semester in which the grant funds are disbursed:
To be considered for this award, the completed application must be submitted prior to the activity taking place and by the posted deadline for the term in which the activity will be completed. For additional information about the Graduate Research Grant program, click here.
Graduate Research Grant Application
Deadline to submit application for Summer 2017 activities: Applications are no longer being accepted for Summer 2017 funding. The deadline was June 2, 2017.
Deadline to submit application for Fall 2017 activities: TBA
Graduate students are eligible for Student Affairs International Learning Scholarship (SAILS). Please visit the International Center's website for additional information.
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