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Student Awards, Scholarships and Grants 

The following awards, scholarships, and grants are sponsored by the UNF Alumni Association. Information or applications for any of the awards may be obtained by contacting contact The Office of Engagement and Annual Giving at (904) 620-4723 or send an e-mail to

Senior Service Award

The Alumni Association is seeking nominations from faculty, staff and students for the Summer 2019 Senior Service Award. This award is presented at each commencement ceremony to a graduating senior who has made significant contributions to the University and/or the community through volunteerism while maintaining an outstanding academic record. The recipient receives a commemorative plaque, a check for $300, an engraved paver located in the Student Union Plaza and is recognized at the commencement ceremony. The nomination forms for Summer 2019 will be due Friday, May 31, 2019.



Click here to access the Summer 2019 Senior Service Award form. Forms are due Friday, May 31, 2019.


Meet the Spring 2019 recipient, Warren Butler. 


View previous recipients.

Club Grants

Student Club Grants 
Do you know of a student club searching for sponsors to fund a specific project, trip or cause? The UNF Alumni Association is proud to offer grant funding for two student clubs for up $1,000 per club. For questions, please contact the Office of Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving at (904) 620-4723 or by e-mailing


Spring 2019 Recipients:

 Eta Sigma Gamma -- UNF Chapter of National Professional Health Education Honorary 

They will use this grant for Ospreys Self-Health Guide. The purpose of the guide is to improve overall well-being for UNF students by creating “Osprey Self-Health Guides” to distribute on campus. These guides will have tips on getting involved on campus, stress management, time management, drug prevention, mental health, and suicide prevention.

Social Work Club

They will use the grant for Legislative and Education and Advocacy Day (LEAD) in Tallahassee in April 2019. This event allows social work students the chance to learn about legislative advocacy and practice with other social workers.