2015-2016 Scholarships & Fellowships

 Application period is open, and will close on Friday, January 23, 2015 at 5pm.

This listing identifies scholarships and fellowships specifically designated for students admitted to the College of Education and Human Services. Students may apply for scholarships, fellowships, financial aid, and loans from a variety of sources. The ability to offer all scholarships and fellowships is contingent on available funding. The number of awards available and award amounts are estimated and subject to change. Click scholarship and fellowship names for details and special essay and/or application requirements (if applicable).

 

 

Endowments

 

Undergraduate or Graduate

Name

Number

Available

(Estimated)

Need

Based

**

In-State Student Eligible Majors

Fall 2014

Award

(Estimated)

Spring 2015

Award

(Estimated)

Essay Requirements

Deadline
Marianne B. & Lehman W. Barnes Endowed Scholarship / Fellowship 1   x

Secondary Science Ed.

Middle School Math/Science

$500 $500  

January 23, 2015

5pm

St. Joe Company Endowed Scholarship / Fellowship 2     Education * $1,500 $1,500  Special Requirements

January 23, 2015

5pm

Dannehl & Kevin Twomey Endowed Scholarship / Fellowship 2     Education * $1,000 $1,000  Special Requirements

January 23, 2015

5pm

Robert & Peggy Ware Endowed Scholarship / Fellowship 1 x x All * $750 $750  

January 23, 2015

5pm

Ellis F. White Endowed Scholarship / Fellowship 1     Teacher Certification $500 $500  Special Requirements

January 23, 2015

5pm

Kristi Wilder "Are You My Friend?" Endowed Scholarship / Fellowship 1 x x Special Education $2,500 $2,500  

January 23, 2015

5pm

Sir Colville Young Endowed Scholarship / Fellowship 1     Citizen of Belize $600 $600  Special Requirements

January 23, 2015

5pm

Elizabeth & Irwin Zekaria Deaf Education Endowed Scholarship / Fellowship 2 x   All * $2,000 $2,000  Special Requirements

January 23, 2015

5pm

  

Undergraduate Only

Name

Number

Available

(Estimated)

Need

Based

**

In-State Student Eligible Majors

Fall 2014

Award

(Estimated)
Spring 2015 Award (Estimated)

Essay Requirements

Deadline
Roy & Hazel Clarke Endowed Education Scholarship 2     Teacher Certification $750         $750  

January 23, 2015

5pm

College of Education and Human Services Endowed Scholarship 1     Seniors * $1,000 for either fall or spring  Special Requirements

January 23, 2015

5pm

Community First Credit Union Endowed Scholarship 1     Education* $500 $500  

January 23, 2015

5pm

Dean's Education Advisory Council Endowed Scholarship  1     Teacher Certification $700 $700  

January 23, 2015

5pm

Dr. Cassandra Etgeton Math Education Scholarship 1   x Math Education $500 $500  

January 23, 2015

5pm

Dorothy G. Johnson Family & Friends Endowed Scholarship 1   x Teacher Certification * $600 $600  Special Requirements

January 23, 2015

5pm

Kristin McCall Memorial Scholarship  1   x Elementary Ed. $500 $500  

January 23, 2015

5pm

Carolyn Osburn Memorial Scholarship  1     Seniors * $500 for either fall or spring  Special Requirements

January 23, 2015

5pm

Pratt-Dannals Family Endowed Scholarship 0 x x Middle School Math/Science $500  $500  Special Requirements

January 23, 2015

5pm

Gary & Laine Silverfield Endowed Scholarship   1     Teacher Certification      $500 $500  

January 23, 2015

5pm

Laine S. Silverfield Special Education Endowed Scholarship Fund  1     Exceptional Student and Deaf Education      $600 $600  

January 23, 2015

5pm

Luca Dee Soileau Endowed Scholarship  1     Elementary Ed. $600 $600  

January 23, 2015

5pm

Synovus Bank Endowed Scholarship  1   x All $500  $500  

January 23, 2015

5pm

 

 Graduate Only
Name

Number

Available

(Estimated)

Need

Based

**

In-State Student Eligible Majors

Fall 2014

Award

(Estimated)

Spring 2015

Award

(Estimated)

Essay Requirements

Deadline
College of Education and Human Services Endowed Fellowship  1     Students Near the end of Their Program of Study * $500 $500  Special Requirements

January 23, 2015

5pm

Florida School Book Depository Endowed Graduate Fellowship  3     Education $1,250 $1,250  

January 23, 2015

5pm

D. Chanslor Howell Endowed Fellowship for Special Education  1     Education      $200 $200  

January 23, 2015

5pm

Gladys Roddenberry Endowed Fellowship Fund   1     All School Professionals $750 $750  Special Requirements

January 23, 2015

5pm

 

Annual Awards

 

Annual Scholarships/Fellowships (Undergraduate or Graduate)

Name

Number

Available

(Estimated)

Need

Based

**

In-State Student Eligible Majors

Fall 2014

Award

(Estimated)

Spring 2015

Award

(Estimated)

Essay Requirements

Deadline
Katherine M. Kasten Scholarship/Fellowship 1     Education* $600 $600  

January 23, 2015

5pm

 

Annual Scholarships (Undergraduate Only)

Name

Number

Available

(Estimated)

Need

Based

**

In-State Student Eligible Majors

Fall 2014

Award

(Estimated)

Spring 2015

Award

(Estimated)

Essay Requirements

Deadline
College of Education and Human Services Math Education Scholarship 1     Math Education, Middle School Math/Science, US Citizen $500 $0  

January 23, 2015

5pm

Lee Family Foundation Scholarship 1 x   Teacher Certification $500 $500    

January 23, 2015

5pm

The Main Street America Group Urban Education Scholarship 1 x x Teacher Certification $500 $500 Special Requirements

January 23, 2015

5pm

Irene Helen McGinley Memorial Scholarship for Urban Education 1 x x Teacher Certification $500 $500 Special Requirements

January 23, 2015

5pm

Synovus Bank Board of Directors Scholarship for Sport Management 1   x Sport Management $500 $500  

January 23, 2015

5pm

 

 Annual Fellowships (Graduate Only)
Name

Number

Available

(Estimated)

Need

Based

**

In-State Student Eligible Majors

Fall 2014

Award

(Estimated)

Spring 2015

Award

(Estimated)

Essay Requirements

Deadline
Ashley Barnes Memorial Fellowship for School Counseling 1     School Counseling * $500 $0  Special Requirements

January 23, 2015

5pm

Kraft/Moore Family Fellowship 2   x Special Ed. $800 $800  

January 23, 2015

5pm

The Gladys Roddenberry Graduate Fellowships for Teaching Excellence   5     All School Professionals*     $2,500 $2,500  Special Requirements

January 23, 2015

5pm

 

 Other Awards
Name

Number

Available

(Estimated)

Need

Based

**

In-State Student Eligible Majors

Fall 2014

Award

(Estimated)

Spring 2015

Award

(Estimated)

Essay Requirements

Deadline
The Gladys Prior Awards for Career Teaching Excellence 4     N/A   $15,000  Special Requirements  

 

 

 

* See details page for preferred majors and tracks.

** Need-based applies to undergraduate scholarships only.