Freshman Scholarships
Automatic UNF Merit-Based Scholarships

Presidential Scholarship Program

Our Presidential Scholarships are awarded by the Office of Admissions to recognize incoming freshmen who exhibit particularly outstanding academic achievements. There is no separate application for this scholarship program. You will be considered automatically when you apply to UNF.  



Minimum GPA
Award Amount
  Diamond 4.3 1420/32 $24,000     
  Platinum 3.9 1340/30 $16,000
  Gold 3.7 1260/28 $8,000
  Silver 3.5 1220/27 $4,000

*Combined verbal and math only

** Award amounts reflect the total amount over 4 years and are contingent upon meeting specified renewal criteria.

*** Scholarship awards are distributed on a funds available basis.




Additional Automatic UNF Merit-Based Scholarships  
Scholarship Eligibility Award
UNF Academic Scholarship
  • Guaranteed to all National Merit Finalists, National Achievement Finalists, or National Hispanic Scholars
  • Student must send a copy of Finalist letter to the Scholarship Coordinator for consideration
  • Scholarship recipients will receive priority class registration throughout the duration of the scholarship and automatic consideration for the Honors Program


($5,000/year x 4 years)

UNF Presidential Plus Scholarship
  • Must be awarded one of the tiered automatic UNF Presidential Scholarships (listed above)
  • Preference given to Non-Florida residents
  • Awarded on a funds-available basis
Amount Varies