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College of Education and Human Services

Laine S. Silverfield Special Education Endowed Scholarship Fund


  • Meet admissions requirements and be accepted to the University of North Florida's College of Education and Human Services.
  • Earn a minimum cumulative GPA of at least 3.0.
  • Major in Exceptional Student or Deaf Education as a junior or senior at the time the award is made.


  • Enroll full-time (12 credit hours) each semester and earn a minimum of 24 credits by the end of each academic year.
  • Maintain a GPA of at least 3.0 during the junior and senior years.
  • Comply with all University regulations, rules, and codes of conduct governing students on campus.
  • Consent to release grades to the Division of Institutional Advancement for the purpose of reporting to the Donor.
  • Remain in good standing as a student.


  • Current recipients may apply for renewal and will be given preference pending availability of funding, and if all of the preceding requirements have been met.
  • Recipients will receive an award letter identifying the maximum number of semesters or credit hours eligible for scholarship support.