Laine S. Silverfield Special Education Endowed Scholarship Fund


  • Meet admissions requirements and be accepted to the University of North Florida's College of Education and Human Services
  • Earn a minimum cumulative GPA of at least 3.0
  • Major in Exceptional Student and Deaf Education as a junior or senior at the time the award is made


  • Enroll full-time (12 credit hours) each semester and earn a minimum¬† of 24 credits by the end of each academic year
  • Maintain a GPA of at least 3.0 during the junior and senior years
  • 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
  • Remain in good standing as a student


  • Current recipients may apply for renewal and will be given preference, pending availability of funding, and if all scholarship requirements have been met.
  • No student will be eligible to receive more than 4 semester of scholarship support.