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External Scholarships

These scholarships are selected by the respective outside donors and are not part of the Coggin 'General' scholarships and fellowships. Scholarship awards are presented directly to the selected recipient at a professional meeting to be determined by the donor.

Questions should be directed to the Accounting and Finance Scholarship manager, Professor Jeff Gottlieb, at


Scholarship Eligibility Award Deadline
Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA) Educational Foundation Scholarships

Students must apply online and upload their official transcripts and other requested documents at

Each student that applies should notify Professor Gottlieb ( ) once the student completes the online application process. 

$2,500 to $5,000 March 31,2022
The Hugh Van Seaton Memorial Scholarship from Financial Executives International (FEI) Northern Florida Chapter
  • Must be enrolled as an undergraduate, degree-seeking student majoring in business—preferably finance or accounting, at the University of North Florida during the Spring 2022 semester.
  • Applicants must be full-time students (enrolled for 12 credit hours) during the Spring 2022 semester.
  • Must have completed at least 60 semester hours at the end of Fall 2021 semester.
  • Must be a citizen of the United States or hold permanent residency status.
  • Must have a minimum institutional UNF GPA of at least 3.0
  • The granting of scholarship(s) is at the sole discretion of the Northern Florida Chapter of FEI, and shall be on a basis of educational achievement, financial need, and demonstrated professional, social, and charitable activities, and a short essay


$1,000 February 28,2022