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Biology Scholarships

Hercules Endowed Scholarship
Description Information

The Department of Biology offers one or more full and partial tuition scholarships (typically up to $1500) endowed by the Ashland Hercules Foundation for one academic year. Scholarships plus some book allowances are available for declared academic majors in Biology who plan to pursue graduate school in field or laboratory biology following graduation. Candidate students should meet the following minimum qualifications:

  1. Declared major in Biology.
  2. Sophomore, Junior, or Senior class standing during the application academic year.
  3. Fulltime student status taking a minimum of 12 hours at UNF during the application year.
  4. Minimum overall GPA of 3.00 and minimum GPA of 3.00 in major with a minimum of 1 semester completed at UNF.
  5. Reside in Florida for tuition purposes.
 

Interested candidates should complete a formal application online available at the link below.

 

Deadline:

The deadline is Friday, February 28, 2020 at 4 pm.

 

Application Link: Hercules Application

 

Eddy M. Skolfield Scholarship
Description Information

$1,300 to a Biology major. Candidate students should meet the following minimum qualifications:

  1. Be a junior or senior level biology major.
  2. Be a full-time student taking at least 12 credit hours during the application year.
  3. Have completed a FAFSA application online.
  4. Be a legal Florida resident for tuition purposes.
  5. Complete an application packet including:
    • An application form.
    • A brief statement describing your interest in a career in science.
    • *Two letters of support. (*Recommended)
    • A copy of your current transcript.
     
 

Interested candidates should complete a formal application online available at the link below.

 

Deadline:

The deadline is Friday, February 28, 2020 at 4 pm.

 

Application Link: Skolfield Scholarship Application

 

Catherine E. Case Memorial Scholarship
Description Information

Created in 2014. to support students majoring in Biology, this scholarship supports one student per year with a $2,000 scholarship. To apply for this scholarship you must:

  1. Be a sophomore, junior, or senior level biology major.
  2. Be a full-time student taking at least 12 credit hours in Fall 2018 and Spring 2019.
  3. Have completed a FAFSA application online.
  4. Be a legal Florida resident for tuition purposes.
  5. Complete an application packet including:
    • An application form (attached).
    • A brief statement describing your interest in a career in science.
    • One letter of support.
    • A copy of your current transcript.
     
 

Interested candidates should complete a formal application online available at the link below.

 

Deadline:

The deadline is Monday, March 11, 2019.

 

Application Link: Case Scholarship Application