Coggin College of Business General Scholarships 

Accounting

Scholarship Eligibility Award
Accounting Principals Endowed Scholarship
  • Be admitted as a junior in the accounting program in the Coggin College of Business,
  • Earn a minimum overall (both transfer and UNF) GPA of at least 3.2,
  • Enroll full-time (12 credit hours) each semester and earn a minimum  of 24 credit hours by the end of the academic year, and
  • Preference given to students from Duval County, Florida
 
$1000 Apply
Dixon Hughes Goodman Accounting Endowed Scholarship
  • Maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2
  • Declare an undergraduate major in Accounting
  • Plan to pursue a career in public accounting in Jacksonville
  • Must agree to be a member of Alpha Sigma Pi
  • Must be a junior or senior at the time the funds are awarded
  • Must file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) every year
  • Must enroll in one business ethics course before graduating
  • Must be a full time student (12 credit hours per semester) with 24 credit hours per academic year
$2,500 Apply

Economics

Scholarship Eligibility Award
Economics & Geography Department Scholarship
  • Declare a major in Economics with the Coggin College of Business 
  • Hold a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0
  • Must be enrolled as a junior or senior at time of award
  • Must be enrolled full time (12 credit hours per semester) with 24 credit hours per academic year
$1,000 Apply

Finance

Scholarship Eligibility Award
Jody & Layton Smith Endowed Scholarship
  • Declare a major in Finance or Financial Services
  • Maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25
  • Must be a junior or a senior at the time funds are awarded
  • Must be enrolled full-time (12 credit hours per semester) and earn a minimum of 24 credits per academic year

 

$3,000 Apply
John J. Allen 1+1=3 or More Endowed Scholarship Fund
  • Must have a cumulative UNF GPA of at least 3.0 
  • Must be enrolled as a junior or senior in the Coggin College of Business 
  • Must have a declared major in Finance
  • Must be enrolled for at least 12 hours each semester and earn a minimum of 24 hours each academic year 
  • Demonstrate financial need as defined by the University's Office of Financial Aid 
$1,000
New Peak Annual Scholarship

 

  • Declare a major in Finance or Financial Services 
  • Must enroll full-time with at least 12 semester hours each semester 
  • Must have completed a minimum of 30 hours at UNF 
  • Maintain a UNF and cumulative GPA of at least 3.8 
  • Must be a member of one of the student clubs: Finance and Investment Society (FIS) or Financial Planning Association Student Chapter (UNF FPA) 

 

$1,000
Susan Remmer Ryzewic Endowed Scholarship
  • Preference given to students in the Osprey Financial Group
  • Declare a major in Finance
  • Maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and demonstrate financial need
  • Must enroll full-time (12 credit hours) each semester and earn a minimum of 24 credits by the end of each academic year
$1,000 Apply
Synovus Endowed Scholarship
  • Must have a 3.0 GPA
  • Must be enrolled full-time (12 credit hours) each semester and earn a minimum of 24 credits by the end of each academic year
  • Must be a junior or senior with a declared major in Finance or Financial Services
$1,000
Theresa Johnson Spirit Scholarship

 

  • Preference given to members of the Women in Business Society who demonstrate a spirit of persistence and leadership 
  • Preference given to students who demonstrate financial need 
  • Declare a major in Finance or Financial Services 
  • Must enroll full-time with at least 12 semester hours each semester 
  • Maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 

 

$1,000

International Business

Scholarship Eligibility Award
BBVA Compass Scholarship
  • Earn a minimum GPA of 3.5
  • Enroll full time (12 credits per semester) and earn a minimum of 24 by the end of each academic year
  • Declare a major in International Business
$2,500 Apply
Reza & Simin Vaghefi International Business Endowed Scholarship
  • Must be enrolled as a junior or senior at the time funds are awarded
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Declare a major in International Business
  • Must enroll in a Business Ethics course before graduating
  • Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FASFA)
$2,500

Marketing

Scholarship Eligibility Award

Undergraduate

Scholarship Eligibility Award
Advent Software Scholarship in Business
  • Must be enrolled as a senior in the Coggin College of Business at the time funds are awarded
  • Declare a major in finance or economics
  • Must be enrolled as a full-time student (at least 12 credit hours per semester)
  • Must earn and maintain a UNF GPA of at least a 3.0
  • Be an active member of a student club or society such as Osprey Financial Group, Economics Society, Financial Planning Association or the Finance and Investment Society. 
$3,000 Apply
Amy S. and Mark P. Vitner Scholarship
  • Meet admission requirements and be accepted by the University of North Florida
  • Declare a major in the Coggin College of Business
  • Enroll Full-Time with a t least 12 semester hours each semester
  • Maintain a GPA of at least 3.0
$1,000
AXA Advisors Annual Business Scholarship
  • Meet admission requirements and be accepted by the University of North Florida
  • Be enrolled in the Coggin College as a Junior or Senior at the time the scholarship funds are awarded
  • Enroll Full-Time with at least 12 semester hours each semester
  • Maintain a GPA of at least 3.0
  • Preference will be given to members of the Finance & Investment Society, Osprey Financial Group or students in Free Enterprise (SIFE)
$1,000
Business Affiliates Annual Scholarship
  • Must be enrolled in the Coggin College as a junior or senior at the time the scholarship funds are awarded
  • Earn and maintain a UNF GPA of at least a 3.0
  • Enroll full-time (at least 12 credit hours each semester) at 24 credit hours per academic year. 
  • Preference will be given to students who are enrolled or have completed the Coggin College of Business Career Management Center STAR Program.
$1,000  Apply
CIT Group, Inc. Business Scholarship
  • Meet admission requirements and be accepted by the University of North Florida
  • Reside in Florida for tuition purposes
  • Enroll Full-Time with at least 12 semester hours each semester
  • Declare a major in Accounting, Economics, Finance, Financial Services, International Business or Management
  • Maintain a GPA of at least 3.0
  • Be selected by a committee chosen by the Dean of the College/Unit
$2,000
Coggin College FIS Scholarship
  • Must be a junior at time funds are awarded majoring in Accounting, Management, Finance, or Marketing
  • Reside in Florida
  • Enroll as a full-time student (12 credit hours per semester)
  • Maintain a GPA of at least a 3.0
$2,500 Apply
David A. Smith & PSS World Medical Inc. Endowed Business Scholarship
  • Student must be enrolled full time (minimum 12 credit hours per semester) with 24 credit hours each academic year
  • Maintain a minimum cumulative 3.2 GPA for the junior and senior years
  • Enroll in and successfully complete one business ethics course prior to graduation
  • Demonstrate a commitment to community service
  • Must be a junior or senior at the time the funds are awarded. 
$1,000 Apply
Dean James Parrish Scholarship
  • Meet admission requirements and be accepted by the University of North Florida
  • Reside in Florida for tuition purposes
  • Enroll Full-Time with at least 12 semester hours each semester
  • Maintain a GPA of at least 3.5 
$2,500
Florida Grocery Manufacturers' Representatives Scholarship in Business
  • Earn a minimum cumulative GPA of at least 3.0
  • Enrolled as a rising junior or senior at the time funds are awarded
  • Declare a major in business
  • Must Be enrolled full-time (12 credit hours) with a minimum of 24 credits by the end of each academic year
$2,000 Apply
Gate Petroleum Entrepreneurial Endowed Scholarship
  • Maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0
  • Be a member of UNF Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) or participate in any future entrepreneurial program established in the Coggin College of Business
  • Must enroll full time (12 Credit Hours) each semester and earn a minimum of 24 credits by the end of each academic year. 
$2,000 Apply
Henry W. Hoogeveen "Cornerstone" Merit and Service Scholarship
  • Meet admissions requirements and be accepted to the University of North Florida
  • Reside in Florida for tuition purposes
  • Be enrolled as a full-time student with a minimum of 15 hours per semester
  • Achieve a minimum GPA of 3.2
  • Declare a major in the Coggin College of Business
  • Preference given to students dedicated to volunteering and serving others
  • Preference given to qualifying applicants who either personally serve(d) in the United States Military or whose parents and/or spouse serve(d)
$1,000
James Kufeldt Memorial Endowed Scholarship
  • Earn a minimum cumulative GPA of at least 3.2
  • Major in Management or Marketing
  • Must reside in Florida for tuition purposes
  • Must enroll full time (12 credit hours per semester) each semester with a minimum of 24 credits per academic year
$2,500 Apply
Joseph and Janet Nicosia Endowed Scholarship in Leadership
  • Student must be enrolled full time (minimum 12 credit hours per semester) and have earned a minimum of 24 credits by the end of each academic year
  • Maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25
  • Meet annually with donor for leadership mentoring
  • Must be enrolled as a junior or senior at the time funds are awarded
$1,000 Apply
Joshi Family Scholarship
  • Declare a major in the Coggin College of Business
  • Enroll as a full-time student (12 credit hours per semester) with at least 24 credits by the end of each academic year
  • Must maintain a UNF transfer or a UNF GPA of at least a 3.3
$1,500 .
LandMar Group, LLC Endowed Scholarship
  • Maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25
  • Must be enrolled as a junior or senior at the time funds are awarded
  • Must enroll full-time (12 credit hours) each semester and earn a minimum of 24 credits by the end of each academic year
$1,000 Apply
Lu Ann and Doran Weinstein Memorial Scholarships in Business
  • Meet admission requirements and be accepted by the University of North Florida.
  • Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
  • Demonstrate financial need as defined by the Office of Financial Aide.
  • Declare a major in the Coggin College of Business.
  • Be selected by a committee chosen by the Dean of the College.
$2,000
Mike and Shannon Italia Community Service Endowed Scholarship

 

  • Meet admissions requirements and be accepted to the University of North Florida 
  • Earn a minimum GPA of at least 3.0
  • Declare a major in business
  • Be enrolled in the Coggin College of Business as a junior or senior at the time the scholarship funds are awarded
  • First preference will be given to Women in Business Society officers, second preference to those who demonstrate a commitment to community service, and third preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate the greatest financial need as defined by the University’s Office of Financial Aid
  • If selected based on financial need, complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

 

$1,000
Society of Financial Service Professionals – Robert J. Isham Scholarship
  • Student must be enrolled full time (minimum 12 credit hours per semester)
  • Enrolled as a Junior or Senior
  • Maintain a minimum UNF GPA of at least a 3.2
  • Declare a major in Finance, Accounting or Marketing
  • Be a member of a Coggin College Club

 

$1,000  Apply
Ted R. Allaire Memorial Endowed Scholarship
  • Preference given to a past Dreams Come True of Jacksonville, Inc. recipient
  • Reside in Florida
  • Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and file a form each year
  • Must have a UNF recalculated high school GPA of at least 3.0 or a transfer GPA of 2.5
  • Enroll as a full-time student (12 credit hours per semester) 24 credits per academic year
  • Maintain a UNF GPA of at least a 2.5
$1,100 Apply
TOTE Maritime Puerto Rico Endowed Scholarship
  • Student must be enrolled full time (minimum 12 credit hours per semester) 
  • Declare a major in Transportation & Logistics, International Business, Business Administration and/or Marketing
  • Earn a UNF GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Preference is given to students who have completed or are participating in a Coggin College approved Transportation & Logistics internship 
$1,000 Apply
Van Law Endowed Scholarship
  • Declare a major in the Coggin College of Business
  • Be a junior or senior at time of the award
  • Reside in Florida
  • Enroll as a full-time student (12 credit hours per semester)
  • Maintain a GPA of at least a 3.0
$2,000 .
The Zimmerman Family Foundation Scholarship
  • Maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0
  • Earned a grade of “B” or better in all Coggin College prerequisite courses – including a GPA of at least 3.0 in the semester prior to admission
  • Graduated from high school located within the four counties of Northeast Florida (Clay, Duval, Nassau and St. Johns)
  • Must be enrolled as a junior or senior at the time funds are awarded
  • Must enroll full-time (12 credit hours) each semester and earn a minimum of 24 credits by the end of each academic year
$2,000 Apply

Transportation & Logistics

Scholarship Eligibility Award
Dupuy Silo Facility Annual Scholarship
  • Maintain a minimum UNF GPA of 3.0
  • Be enrolled in Coggin College as a junior or senior at the time the scholarship funds are awarded
  • Declare a major in Transportation & Logistics
  • Enroll in at least 9 credit hours each semester
  • Must be a member of the Transportation and Logistics Society

$2,000

 

Apply
Grimes Companies Scholarship
  • Meet admission requirements and be accepted by the University of North Florida
  • Reside in Florida for tuition purposes
  • Enroll in at least 12 semester hours each semester
  • Declare a major in Transportation and Logistics
  • Maintain a GPA of at least 3.0
  • Preference given to students that graduated high school in one of the following Florida counties: Duval, Clay, St. Johns, Baker or Nassau
  • Be selected by a committee chosen by the Dean of the Coggin College of Business
$2,000
Intermodal Association of North America (IANA)
  • Declare a major in Transportation and Logistics
  • Must be enrolled as a junior or senior at the time he scholarship funds are awarded
  • Maintain a minimum GPA (both as a transfer and as a UNF student) of at least 3.0
  • Enroll in at least 9 credit hours each semester and earn a minimum of 18 credit hours by the end of the academic year
  • Preference is given to those who have experience in working with the intermodal transportation services industry, and who plan to work in the intermodal services industry upon graduation.
$2,500 
Interstate Distributor Co. Scholarship
  • Meet admissions requirements and be accepted to the University of North Florida
  • Reside in Florida for tuition purposes
  • Maintain a GPA of at least 3.0
  • Enroll in a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester and earn a minimum of 24 credits by the end of each academic year
  • Be enrolled as a junior or senior at the time the funds are awarded
  • Declare a major in Transportation & Logistics in the Coggin College of Business
$1,000
JAXPORT Scholarship
  • Meet admission requirements and be accepted by the University of North Florida
  • Reside in Florida for tuition purposes
  • Enroll full-time with at least 12 semester hours each semester
  • Be enrolled in Coggin College as a junior or senior at the time the scholarship funds are awarded
  • Preference given to students who participated in a JAXPORT sponsored mentorship program with a JAXPORT employee (Big Brothers Big Sisters, Beyond School Walls, etc.)
  • Declare a major in Transportation & Logistics
  • Maintain a GPA of at least 3.0
  • Be selected by a committee chosen by the Dean of the Coggin College of Business
$1,500 Apply
Lu Bergstrand ISM Annual Scholarship
  • Must be enrolled in the Coggin College as a junior or senior at the time the scholarship funds are awarded
  • Earn and maintain a UNF GPA of at least a 3.0
  • Declare a major in Transportation and Logistics
  • Be a member of the Transportation and Logistics Society.
  • Must enroll full-time (9 credit hours) each semester and have earned a minimum of 18 credit hours by the end of the academic year. 
$1,000 
National Defense Transportation Association Scholarship
  • Enrolled as a Junior or Senior at the time funds are awarded
  • Maintain a minimum UNF GPA of at least a 3.0
  • Declare a major in Transportation & Logistics
  • Be a member of a the Transportation & Logistics Society
  • Enrolled in at least three credit hours per semester
$1,500
Pat Moran and JM Family Enterprises, Inc. Endowed Scholarship in Transportation and Logistics
  •  Declare a major in Transportation & Logistics
  • Meet Florida residency requirements
  • Maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Enroll full-time (at least 12 credit hours) each semester with at least 24 credit hours each academic year.

$3,500

 

Propeller Club of Jacksonville Scholar in Transportation & Logistics
  • Declare a major in Transportation & Logistics
  • Enrolled as a junior or senior at the time funds are awarded
  • Maintain a minimum overall or transfer GPA of 3.0
  • Be a member of the Transportation & Logistics Society (Propeller Club Student Port of UNF)
  • Must enroll full-time (12 credit hours) each semester and earn a minimum of 24 credits by the end of each academic year
$1,000
Thomas B. Crowley, Sr. Memorial Annual Scholarship
  • Declare a major in Transportation & Logistics
  • Must be enrolled as a junior or senior at the time the scholarship funds are awarded
  • Maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Preference given if applying for, serving or have completed a paid summer internship with Crowley Maritime Corporation
  • Must enroll full-time (12 credit hours) each semester and earn 24 credits by the end of each academic year

$2,500

 

Apply
Transportation Club of Jacksonville
  • Declare a major in Transportation and Logistics
  • Be enrolled as a junior or senior at the time funds are awarded
  • Earn a minimum overall GPA (both as a transfer and as a UNF student) of at least 3.0
  • Attend one Fall and one Spring Transportation Club monthly board meeting to deliver a presentation on an area of transportation and logistics of the awardee's choosing
  • Enroll with at least 9 credit hours each semester and earn a minimum of 18 credit hours by the end of each academic year. 

$2000