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College of Education and Human Services Scholarships & Fellowships

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This listing identifies scholarships and fellowships specifically designated for students admitted to the College of Education and Human Services. Students may apply for scholarships, fellowships, financial aid, and loans from a variety of sources. The ability to offer all scholarships and fellowships is contingent on available funding. The number of awards available and award amounts are estimated and subject to change. Click scholarship and fellowship names for more details.

Undergraduate or Graduate

Name

Eligibility

Dannehl and Kevin Twomey Endowed Scholarship

  • Degree in Education
  • Preference to students pursuing a teaching career in an urban school
 

Elizabeth and Irwin Zekaria Endowed Scholarship

  • All Majors
  • Preference to Deaf Education
  • Need-Based (Must complete FAFSA)
 

Ellis F. White Founding Faculty Endowed Scholarship

  • Degree in Education
 

Katherine M. Kasten Endowed Scholarship/Fellowship

  • Education Majors
  • Preference to Doctor of Education majors in Educational Leadership and other doctoral programs, and Master of Education majors
 

Kristi Wilder "Are You My Friend?" Endowed Scholarship/Fellowship

  • Special Education
  • Need-Based (Must complete FAFSA)
  • Reside in Florida for tuition purposes
 

Marianne B. and Lehman W. Barnes Endowed Scholarship/Fellowship

  • Secondary Science Education or Middle School Math/Science (Undergrad) or Declared emphasis in Science Education (Grad)
  • Reside in Florida
 

Robert and Peggy Ware Community Leadership Council Endowed Scholarship

  • All Majors
  • Preference of one scholarship each year be given to a student majoring in Special Education
  • Need-Based (Must complete FAFSA)
  • Reside in Florida for tuition purposes
 

Sir Colville Young Scholarship

  • All Majors
  • Citizen of Belize
 

The St. Joe Company Endowed Scholarship

  • Degree in Education
  • Preference to students wishing to teach in urban schools and/or specialize in ESOL teaching strategies
 

Undergraduate Only

Name

Eligibility

Clarke and Cooper Family Scholarship Endowment: Roy and Hazel Clarke Education Scholarship

  • Teacher Preparation Track
 

COEHS Dean's Education Advisory Council Endowed Scholarship

  • Florida Teacher Certification
 

COEHS Endowed Scholarship

  • All Majors – Seniors
  • Teaching majors must be eligible for student internship the term the scholarship is awarded
  • Non-teaching majors must be eligible for graduation the term the scholarship is awarded
  • Preference to students who are working in their field of study or are active members of a community or COEHS student organization (e.g., Big Brothers and Sisters, Student Council for Exceptional Children, etc.)
 

COEHS Math Education Scholarship

  • Math Education or Middle School Math/Science
  • First preference to Math Education
  • U.S. Citizen
 

Community First Credit Union Endowed Scholarship

  • Florida Teacher Certification
 

Dorothy G. Johnson Family and Friends Endowed Scholarship

  • Florida Teacher Certification
  • Preference to UNF student athletes
  • Reside in Florida for tuition purposes
 

Dr. Cassandra Etgeton Endowed Math Education Scholarship

  • Math Education
  • Need-Based (Must complete FAFSA)
 

Gary and Laine Silverfield Community Leadership Council Endowed Scholarship

  • Florida Teacher Certification
 

Irene Helen McGinley Memorial Scholarship for Urban Education

  • Florida Teacher Certification
  • Preference to students wishing to teach in urban schools
  • Need-Based (Must complete FAFSA)
  • Reside in Florida for tuition purposes
 

JT Townsend Endowed Scholarship

  • Sport Management
  • Preference given to students with demonstrated record of giving back to their community
 

Kristin McCall Community Leadership Council (CLC) Endowed Scholarship

  • Elementary Education
  • Reside in Florida for tuition purposes
 

Laine S. Silverfield Special Education Endowed Scholarship

  • Major in Special Education: Exceptional Student Education or Deaf Education
 

Luca Dee Soileau Endowed Scholarship

  • Elementary Education
 

Pratt-Dannals Family Endowed Scholarship

  • Secondary Science Education or Middle School Math/Science; or in Elementary Education with an interest in in pursuing a teaching career in math or science
  • Graduate of a Duval County High School, with preference given to graduates from Duval County Public Schools
  • Preference to Need-Based (FAFSA) students and those wishing to teach in urban schools
  • Reside in Florida for tuition purposes
 

Synovus Bank Board of Directors Endowed Scholarship for Sport Management

  • Sport Management
  • Reside in Florida for tuition purposes
 

Synovus Bank Community Leadership Council Endowed Scholarship

  • All Majors
  • Reside in Florida for tuition purposes
 

The Main Street America Group Endowed Urban Education Scholarship

  • Florida Teacher Certification
  • Preference to students wishing to teach in urban schools
  • Need-Based (Must complete FAFSA)
  • Reside in Florida for tuition purposes
 

Graduate Only

Name

Eligibility

Ashley Barnes Memorial Fellowship for School Counseling

  • School Counseling
  • Must have completed one full year of coursework at time of award
 

COEHS Endowed Fellowship

  • All Majors
  • Preference to students who are working in their field of study or are active members of a community or COEHS student organization (e.g., Big Brothers and Sisters, Student Council for Exceptional Children, etc.)
 

D. Chanslor Howell Endowed Fellowship for Special Education

  • Master of Education
  • Preference to Special Education
 

Dr. Terri Stahlman Fellowship

  • Master of Education in School Leadership, Advanced Teaching and Learning, Educational Technology and School Counseling, Master of Science in Higher Education Administration, or the Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership program
  • Preference given to a full-time teacher at Chet’s Creek Elementary, Fort Caroline Elementary, or Ruth Upson Elementary
 

Florida School Book Depository Endowed Graduate Fellowship

  • Doctor or Master of Education
  • Portion must be awarded to Doctoral students each year
 

Gladys Roddenberry Endowed Fellowship (Outstanding Roddenberry Fellow)

  • Graduate program related to school professionals
  • Must be one of the five recipients selected for the Gladys Roddenberry Graduate Fellowships for Teaching Excellence and employed as a full-time classroom teacher for at least 3 and no more than 10 years
  • Additional requirements
 

Gladys Roddenberry Graduate Fellowships for Teaching Excellence

  • Master’s Degree leading to Florida Educator Certification or Endorsement, or Advanced Preparation for Teachers
  • Must employed in an accredited Duval County public or private school as a full-time classroom teacher, with preference given for those who have been a full-time classroom teacher for at least three years, but no more than ten years
  • Additional requirements
 

Kraft/Moore Family Fellowship

  • Major in Special Education, Deaf Education or Exceptional Student Education
  • Reside in Florida for tuition purposes
 

Other Award(s)

Name

Eligibility

Dr. Marsha H. Lupi TLO International Travel Scholarship

  • All Majors – participating in COEHS Study Abroad Trip
  • Preference to first award a selected participant from the Plymouth Study Abroad experience
 

The Gladys Prior Awards for Career Teaching Excellence

  • School professionals currently employed as a full-time classroom teacher in an accredited public or private Duval County school and have completed a minimum of 10 years of service