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Scholarships

Applications are now OPEN for the 2019-2020 UNF Building Bridges, Creating Community Scholarships! 

 

Each Spring, the UNF LGBT Resource Center awards several scholarships to deserving students who are actively involved in the LGBTQIA+ community. Apply now to be a recipient of 2019's full-time or part-time scholarship. 

Applications are due by 5 p.m. on Monday, March 25, 2019. Only electronic applications will be accepted.

 

For more information or questions, please email Dwan Love-Dinkens.

Scholarship Requirements

Scholarship Criteria
Student Responsibility     
Award
Building Bridges, Creating Community
Full-Time

Full-Time Scholarship Application
  • Be accepted to UNF as an undergraduate student
  • Earn a minimum UNF cumulative GPA of 2.5
  • Complete and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • Demonstrate financial need
 
  • Enrolled for a minimum 12 credit hours
  • Earn a minimum of 24 credits by the end of each academic year
  • Preference will be given to students involved with UNF Pride Club, the UNF LGBT Resource Center, or the LGBTQ+ community
 
$1,000
awarded in two installments
($500 Fall/ $500 Spring)
Building Bridges, Creating Community
Part-Time

Part-Time Scholarship Application
  • Be accepted to UNF as an undergraduate student
  • Earn a minimum UNF cumulative GPA of 2.5
  • Complete and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • Demonstrate financial need
 
  • Enrolled for a minimum 6 credit hours
  • Earn a minimum of 12 credits by the end of each academic year
  • Preference will be given to students involved with UNF Pride Club, the UNF LGBT Resource Center, or the LGBTQ+ community
  •  
 
$500
awarded in two installments
($250 Fall/ $250 Spring)

Scholarship Recipients

Scholarship  Award Year Recipients
Emily Rokosch Creating Change 2014-2015 Sarah Donnini, Marc Parish-Cotton, Justin Savage, Tyler Toomey
    Emily Rokosch Creating Change 2013-2014 Dwan Love
    Emily Rokosch Creating Change 2012-2013 Gerald Joseph
Sam Jacobson and Jack Slaughter Endowed 2016-2017 Katenga Snider
    Sam Jacobson and Jack Slaughter Endowed 2015-2016 Katenga Snider
    Sam Jacobson and Jack Slaughter Endowed 2014-2015 Katenga Snider
    Sam Jacobson and Jack Slaughter Endowed 2013-2014 Katenga Snider
Building Bridges, Creating Community: Full-Time 2018-2019 Kii Cash
    Building Bridges, Creating Community: Full-Time 2017-2018 Kii Cash, Jasmine Graham
    Building Bridges, Creating Community: Full-Time 2016-2017 William Brown
    Building Bridges, Creating Community: Full-Time 2015-2016 Steven Guinn
    Building Bridges, Creating Community: Full-Time 2013-2014 Haiden Baier, Johnson Ho, Jericha Russell, Tyler Toomey
Building Bridges, Creating Community: Part-Time 2018-2019 Samantha Grossman
    Building Bridges, Creating Community: Part-Time 2016-2017 Haiden Baier
    Building Bridges, Creating Community: Part-Time 2015-2016 Dwan Love
    Building Bridges, Creating Community: Part-Time 2013-2014 Logan Judd, Alexandra Lautenschlager, Kai Puhl