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Arts & Sciences Scholarships

The College of Arts & Sciences is fortunate to offer a host of scholarships for its students. For more information about the individual scholarships, including deadlines and how to apply, please email coas.scholarships@unf.edu.

Undergraduate

Scholarship Eligibility
ADPEN Laboratories Chemistry Scholarship Chemistry majors
The Amy Wainright Memorial Award in Creative Writing All students
Ashland Hercules Water Technologies: Biology Sciences: Biology Majors Only
Ashland Hercules Water Technologies: Chemistry Sciences: Chemistry Majors Only
Ashland Hercules Water Technologies: Physics Sciences: Physics Majors Only
Blake Mans Voice Scholarship Music performance major with a concentration in voice
Carl Steinsieck Memorial Scholarship Visual Arts major
Carolyn and Kenneth Shacter Physics Scholarship Major in physics or an engineering discipline
Catherine E. Case Memorial Scholarship Biology major
Panides-Doughty Memorial Scholarship Criminology & Criminal Justice
Chandler Art Award Art students in Ceramics, Painting, Drawing, Printmaking, Sculpture, Photography, and Graphic Design/Digital Media
Classical Music Scholarship Music: Classical Performance Majors Only
COAS Undergraduate Research Scholarship all COAS majors
Creative Writing Scholarship minor in creative writing or major in English with a concentration in creative writing
Dean's Leadership Council Transformational Learning Scholarship College of Arts and Sciences: All majors
Donald Loop Spanish Scholarship World Languages: Spanish Majors Only
Doris M Shriver Memorial Music Scholarship Bachelor of Music degree in Performance
Dr. Christine Rasche Criminology & Criminal Justice Annual Scholarship Criminology and Criminal Justice majors
Dr. Eddie L Collins, Jr Sociology and Anthropology Scholarship Sociology or Anthropology majors
Dr. Paul and Christie Mucciolo Pre-Med Scholarship Pre-Med Majors
Dr. Scott Brown Art History Scholarship Art and Design majors, preference given to Art History majors
E.L. Konigsburg Scholarship Majors in the College of Arts and Sciences
Eddie M. Skolfield Scholarship Sciences: Biology Majors Only
Elizabeth Larsen Music Scholarship Music: Classical Performance & Music Education
F.L. Mullikin/R. Matteson Memorial Scholarship Music: Jazz Performance Majors Only
Florida Blue Center for Public Policy Scholarship
Fred L. Mullikin/Rich Matteson Memorial Jazz Scholarship Jazz studies major
George W. Rainbolt French Study Abroad TLO French majors
Harriet Howe Sociology Endowed Scholarship Sociology major
Harry and Eunice Brock Scholarship Music majors
Hope McMath Leadership in the Arts Scholarship Art, fine arts, or art history majors
Jacksonville Medical Club Scholarship Pre-Med Majors
James Van Vleck Transformational Learning Opportunity Scholarship
Jazz Music Scholarship Music: Jazz Performance
John Hutcheson Memorial Printmaking Scholarship Art: major in Printmaking
Keating Family Jazz Guitar Scholarship Jazz studies major
Lovee K. Kliman Scholarship for Artistic Expression Major or Minor in the Creative or Performing Arts
Lu Ann and Doran Weinstein Memorial Scholarships in Music Music performance or music education majors
Lu Ann and Doran Weinstein Memorial Scholarships in Visual Arts Majors or minors in art history, photography, studio art with concentrations in ceramics, painting, drawing & printmaking, or sculpture, or any visual arts disciplines
Martin Gottleib Memorial Scholarship Music: Classical Performance Majors Only
Mary and Michael Lever Transformational Learning Opportunity

Political Science major or minor in Political Campaigning and Advocacy

Moyano Family Scholarship in Social Work undergraduate students in the Social Work degree program
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Ged Science Scholarship Sciences: Chemistry Majors Only
Nneka Z. Umunna American Dream Scholarship

Political Science Majors Only

Oscar Patterson Scholarship Communication major
Paul E. Ladnier Scholarship Art majors with a concentration in painting or drawing
Percussion Scholarships Music: Percussion
Pre-Law Scholarship Pre-Law Majors
Rawand Hirezi Memorial Music Scholarship Music majors
Rawand Hirezi Memorial Scholarship Criminal Justice majors
Raymond Bowman Pre-Professional Scholarship Pre-Med Majors
Sarah Patterson Social Justice Memorial Scholarship College of Arts and Sciences: Submit essay on advocacy or support for justice and equality among minority and/or LGBT populations
Scott McRae Shad Scholarship Music: Percussion
Steven J Borowiec Memorial Scholarship Communication majors
Susana Urbina Scholarship Psychology major
The Ted Wallman Memorial Scholarship Criminology and Criminal Justice Majors Only
Terrence Y. Milam Memorial Endowed Scholarship Music: Jazz Guitar Performance Majors Only
Terry Bowen Memorial Scholarship Political Science majors
The COAS Undergraduate Research Scholarship

The scholarship is open to any COAS major.

The Garrison Family Communication Scholarship Communication majors
Tonsfeldt Classical Music Scholarship Music: Classical Performance Majors Only
Tonsfeldt Music Scholarship Majors within the School of Music
UNF History Research Fellowship History majors and minors, undergraduate or graduate
William Brown Music Scholarship Music: Vocal Performance

Graduate

Scholarship Eligibility
Ed Austin Fellowship Masters in Public Administration
Florida Blue Center for Public Policy Scholarship
Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens Animal Behavior Research Fellowship Graduate students who are selected by UNF to participate in the Animal Behavior Research program
Joan Amery Van Vleck Fellowship for Coastal Biology Graduate student in the Department of Biology, and selected by a committee appointed by the Chair of the Department of Biology
Lex Hester Endowed Fellowship for Public Administration Masters in Public Administration
Madison-Mullis-Deming Fellowship Masters in Public Administration
Nina Waters Nonprofit Leadership Scholarship enrolled in the Graduate Certificate for Nonprofit Management Program
Sarah Patterson Social Justice Memorial Scholarship College of Arts and Sciences: Submit essay on advocacy or support for justice and equality among minority and/or LGBT populations
Thomas Dodson Biology Fellowship Biology
UNF History Research Fellowship History majors and minors, undergraduate or graduate

Study Abroad

Scholarship Eligibility
Cascone Family Study Abroad Scholarship World Languages: French
Dr. Debra Murphy-Livingston Study Abroad Endowed Scholarship Study Abroad Scholarship for College of Arts and Sciences Majors.
Falloon Study Abroad Scholarship

College of Arts and Sciences:

All majors

George W. Rainbolt French Study Abroad TLO French majors
Harriet LeMaster French Scholarship World Languages: French
James Van Vleck Scholarship International Studies Majors
James Van Vleck Promising Futures Scholarship Art & Design Majors Only
Janice A Machin Study Abroad Scholarship Art history majors
Judy and Saul Eisen Study Abroad Scholarship Art majors with a concentration in painting, drawing and printmaking, and have a UNF-approved study abroad program to be completed prior to their final semester
Moriarty Irish Studies Endowed Scholarship Undergraduates at the University of North Florida, with preference given to College of Arts and Sciences majors. Must be participating in a UNF-approved for-credit study abroad program or experience in Ireland worth no fewer than 3 academic credit hours.