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M.Y. Lewis Family Foundation Biology Scholarship


The purpose of the award is to provide scholarship funding for University of North Florida students.

Selection Criteria 

  1.  Students eligible for such scholarships must:
    • Meet admission requirements and be accepted by the University of North Florida
    • Enroll full time with at least 12 semester hours in the Fall and Spring semesters
    • Declare a major in Biology, or Biomedical Sciences 
    • Demonstrate a GPA of at least 3.0
    • With preference given to students engaged in research with Dr. Marie Mooney
    • Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
    • Demonstrate financial need as defined by the University’s Office of Financial Aid
    • Be selected by a committee chosen by the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences
  2. Students awarded this scholarship must also agree to:
    • Comply with all University regulations, rules, codes of conduct governing students on campus
    • Consent to release grades to the Division of University Development and Alumni Engagement for the purpose of reporting to the donor
    • Remain in good standing as a student