Ellis F. White Founding Faculty Endowed Scholarship / Fellowship


  • Meet admissions requirements of the University of North Florida, and be accepted in the College of Education and Human Services at the junior, senior or graduate level and pursue a degree in Education


  • Maintain a minimum GPA of at least 2.75 for junior or senior years, and a 3.0 for graduate students
  • Consent to release grades to the Division of Institutional Advancement for the purpose of reporting to the donor
  • Comply with all University regulations, rules and codes of conduct governing students on campus
  • Remain in good standing as a student
  • Enroll full-time (12 credit hours) each semester.


  • Within the essay attached to your application, explain your financial need by answering the question, 'Why I need the Ellis White Founding Faculty Scholarship to help me reach my education goals".


  • Current recipients may apply for renewal.
  • No student will be eligible to receive more than 4 semesters or 65 hours of scholarship support if enrolled as an undergraduate or transfer student
  • No student will be eligible to receive more than 6 semesters or 36 hours of fellowship support if enrolled as a graduate student¬†