Scholarships 

Student Affairs Scholarships 

The Division of Student Affairs realizes there can be more a meaningful college experience through financial scholarships. The hope is to assist a student who is currently working to have more time to study and be in the classroom. In pursuit of this goal, Student Affairs makes available scholarships to students seeking to enrich their academic enrichment, and fulfill their dreams of a bachelor’s degree.

 

To apply for one of the many Student Affairs scholarships, please visit the Student Affairs division website.

For Information about the Scholarships listed below please contact Robert Buehn, Transition Coach at robert.buehn@unf.edu  or 904-620-5130

 

Michael Ward Foundation Scholarship for Veterans

 Award:      $2,500 ($1,250 in fall and $1,250 in spring). (14) awards will be given.

 

Deadline:   September 15, 2016

 

Eligibility:   - Meet admissions requirements and be accepted to UNF,

                     - Register as a student veteran with any branch of the United States military,

                     - Enroll full-time as an undergraduate student taking at least 12 credit hours per semester, and

                     - Maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.5.

 

Students must also agree to:

                     - Enroll full-time as an undergraduate student taking at least 12 credit hours per semester,

                     - Maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.5,

                     - Comply with all University regulations, rules and codes of conduct governing students on campus,

                     - Consent to release grades to the Division of Institutional Advancement for the purpose of reporting to the donor,

                     - Attend a donor-scholar luncheon or donor related events at least once a year, and

                     - Remain in good standing as a student. 

 

 

Download an application for the Michael Ward Foundation Scholarship for Veterans.

 

 

Michael Ward Foundation FIRST GENERATION Scholarship for Veterans

 Award:      $2,000 ($2,000 awarded in fall). (10) awards will be given.

 

Deadline:   September 15, 2016

 

Eligibility:   - Be accepted to UNF,

                     - Florida resident,

                     - Have parents or legal guardians who have not earned their bachelors degree,

                     - Earn a minimum UNF GPA of 2.0, 

                     - Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA),

                     - Qualify for the Federal Pell grant, and

                     - Demonstrate financial need and meet additional requirements as defined by the University's Financial Aid Office.

 

Students must also agree to:

                     - Enroll at least part-time (6 credit hours) each semester and earn a minimum of 12 credit hours by the end of each academic year,

                     - Remain in good standing as a student,

                     - Maintain a GPA of at least 2.0,

                     - Comply with all University regulations, rules and codes of conduct governing students on campus,

                     - Consent to release grades to the Division of Institutional Advancement for the purposes of reporting to the donor, and

                  - Attend donor-scholar luncheon or donor related events at least once a year. 

 

Download an application for the Michael Ward Foundation First Generation Scholarship for Veterans.

 

 

Melvin M. and Mary E. Mowbray Scholarship

 

 Award:        $500.00 (awarded in Spring, 2017).

  

Deadline:     December 16, 2016

  

Eligibility:   - Be accepted to UNF,

                        - Reside in Florida for tuition purposes

                        - Earn a minimum UNF GPA of 2.5, 

                        - Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA),

                        - Qualify for the Federal Pell grant, and

                        - Demonstrate financial need as defined by the University's Financial Aid Office.

  

Preference Will Be Given In The Following Order:

                        - US Navy Chief Petty Officers, Enlisted Personnel, Active Duty or Retired, or their dependents

                        - Other qualified candidates of any U.S. Armed Forces, enlisted member active duty or retired or their dependents

 

Students must also agree to:

                        - Enroll at least full-time each semester (12 credit hours) and earn 24 credits by the end of each academic year by the end of each academic year,

                        - Remain in good standing as a student,

                        - Maintain a GPA of at least 2.5

                        - Comply with all University regulations, rules and codes of conduct governing students on campus,

                        - Consent to release grades to the Division of Institutional Advancement for the purposes of reporting to the donor

                        - File a FAFSA form with the federal government each year.


Cindy Alderson Veteran's Scholarship (Student Government)

                    This Scholarship Is In The Process of Being Updated