Our Opportunities

Welcome to the University of North Florida Foundation Scholarship Opportunities Homepage.

Below you will find a listing of scholarships available to students along with a brief overview. To apply to scholarships, you must first sign in with the same user name and password you use to access the campus login portal. You will then have the opportunity to complete a general application and, if applicable, apply for specific scholarships.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Cascone Family Study Abroad Scholarship Endowment COAS
Established in 2007 by the Cascone Family Foundation, this gift provides scholarships to undergraduate or graduate students declaring a major or...
Established in 2007 by the Cascone Family Foundation, this gift provides...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Donald Loop Spanish Scholarship Endowment
Established in 2007, this scholarship provides one-time, study abroad funding for students who declare an interest in a Spanish language major...
Established in 2007, this scholarship provides one-time, study abroad...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Dr. Debra Murphy-Livingston Study Abroad Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2019, this award will be given to students within the College of Arts and Sciences who plan to study abroad in a non-English...
Established in 2019, this award will be given to students within the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Dr. Nuria Ibanez Quintana Study Abroad Scholarship
This scholarship is for students who will be studying abroad at Universidad de Cantabria in Santander, Spain.
This scholarship is for students who will be studying abroad at...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies George W. Rainbolt French Study Abroad TLO
This fund was established by College of Arts and Sciences dean George W. Rainbolt to provide need-based scholarships for students studying French...
This fund was established by College of Arts and Sciences dean George W....
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Harriet LeMaster French Scholarship
Established in 2007, this gift provides scholarships and study abroad funding for students with a declared interest in French studies (sophomore)...
Established in 2007, this gift provides scholarships and study abroad...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Janice A. and Robert C. Machin Study Abroad Scholarship
Established in 2011, this gift provides scholarships for students majoring in art history, allowing them to participate in a UNF-approved study...
Established in 2011, this gift provides scholarships for students...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Friends of the Student Affairs Community Council Endowed Scholarship
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Gandhi Memorial Society Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2010 by the Gandhi Memorial Society of Jacksonville, this fund provides need-based scholarships to students who demonstrate a...
Established in 2010 by the Gandhi Memorial Society of Jacksonville, this...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies UNF Parents Association Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2008, this endowment provides merit-based scholarships to students who demonstrate a commitment to community service. The Parents...
Established in 2008, this endowment provides merit-based scholarships to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Bill and Yvonne Herrold Endowed Scholarship
This need-based scholarship provides funding to junior or senior undergraduates with a declared major in elementary education in the College of...
This need-based scholarship provides funding to junior or senior...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Clarke & Cooper Family Scholarship Endowment: Roy & Hazel Clarke Education Scholarship
Established in 2006 by Roy Clarke Jr. and Iris Cooper McGuffin in memory of their parents. The Roy and Hazel Clarke Scholarship provides funding...
Established in 2006 by Roy Clarke Jr. and Iris Cooper McGuffin in memory...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Community First Credit Union Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established in 2002, this gift provides scholarships for students majoring in an area leading to a Florida teacher certification.
Established in 2002, this gift provides scholarships for students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Connie, Sandra, and Lola Mae Scholarship for Urban Education Endowment
Established in 2017, this scholarship is for junior or senior level students in the College of Education and Human Services with a major that is...
Established in 2017, this scholarship is for junior or senior level...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dorothy G. Johnson Family & Friends Community Leadership Council Endowed Scholarship
This gift was established in 2005 to provide scholarships for students majoring in education in the College of Education and Human Services....
This gift was established in 2005 to provide scholarships for students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dr. Cassandra Etgeton Math Education Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship was established in memory of Etgeton by her family and friends after her death in 2013. The scholarship is for juniors and seniors...
This scholarship was established in memory of Etgeton by her family and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Gary & Laine Silverfield Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2004, this gift provides scholarships for students in the College of Education and Human Services who are majoring in an area...
Established in 2004, this gift provides scholarships for students in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Kristin McCall Community Leadership Council Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established in 2006 by John E. and Kimberly A. Hinton to honor the memory of their daughter, this gift provides scholarships to students majoring...
Established in 2006 by John E. and Kimberly A. Hinton to honor the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Laine S. Silverfield Special Education Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2010 by alumna Laine S. Silverfield (M.Ed. ’76), this gift provides scholarships to junior and senior students majoring in...
Established in 2010 by alumna Laine S. Silverfield (M.Ed. ’76), this...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Luca Dee Soileau Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2002 by John W. and Nina O. Soileau in memory of John’s mother, this gift provides scholarships for students majoring in elementary...
Established in 2002 by John W. and Nina O. Soileau in memory of John’s...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Pratt-Dannals Family Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2013, this gift provides need-based scholarship funding for UNF College of Education and Human Services teacher certification...
Established in 2013, this gift provides need-based scholarship funding...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Robert and Peggy Ware Scholarship
Established in 1985 by Bob Ware (M.Ed. ?84), a former IBM executive, and his wife, Peggy (B.A. ?80), who taught in the Duval County schools, this...
Established in 1985 by Bob Ware (M.Ed. ?84), a former IBM executive, and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Synovus Bank Board of Directors Endowed Scholarship for Sports Management
Established in 2012 by the board of directors of Synovus Bank of Jacksonville, this gift provides scholarships to juniors and seniors majoring in...
Established in 2012 by the board of directors of Synovus Bank of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Synovus Bank Community Leadership Council Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2006, this gift provides scholarships to junior or senior students in the College of Education and Human Services.
Established in 2006, this gift provides scholarships to junior or senior...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies The Main Street America Group Urban Education Scholarship
Established in 2012, this gift provides need-based scholarships for Florida residents who are teacher certification majors, with preference given...
Established in 2012, this gift provides need-based scholarships for...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ashley Barnes Memorial Fellowship for School Counseling
This memorial fund was established in 2011 to provide fellowship funding to graduate students in the School Counseling program in the College of...
This memorial fund was established in 2011 to provide fellowship funding...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies COEHS - Undergraduate Scholarship Endowment
Established in 1996 by alumni, faculty and friends of the College of Education and Human Services, this scholarship/fellowship is awarded to a UNF...
Established in 1996 by alumni, faculty and friends of the College of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies COEHS Doctoral Fellowship for Educational Leadership
This scholarship is available to doctoral students with a major in educational leadership within the College of Education and Human Services.
This scholarship is available to doctoral students with a major in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies D. Chanslor Howell Fellowship Fund for Special Education
Established in 1999 by UNF special education alumna Rev. Judi Howell (B.A. 88, M. Ed. 90) in memory of her husband, this fellowship provides...
Established in 1999 by UNF special education alumna Rev. Judi Howell...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dannehl and Kevin Twomey Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2002, this gift provides financial assistance to students completing degrees in education. Preference is given to students pursuing...
Established in 2002, this gift provides financial assistance to students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dr. Terri Stahlman Endowed Fellowship
This gift supports graduate and doctoral students pursuing a degree in Master of Education programs in school leadership, advanced teaching and...
This gift supports graduate and doctoral students pursuing a degree in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Elizabeth & Irwin Zekaria Deaf Education Scholarship
Established in 1998 by the Zekarias, this gift awards scholarships/fellowships to undergraduate and graduate students in the College of Education...
Established in 1998 by the Zekarias, this gift awards...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ellis F. White Founding Faculty Scholarship Endowment
Established in 2002 by UNF alumni and faculty in memory of Ellis F. White, the founding dean of the College of Education and Human Services, this...
Established in 2002 by UNF alumni and faculty in memory of Ellis F....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Florida School Book Depository Endowed Graduate Fellowship Fund
Established by James Van Etten Bent, CEO of the depository, and its board of directors in 1998, this fellowship assists full- and part-time...
Established by James Van Etten Bent, CEO of the depository, and its...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Katherine M. Kasten Endowed Scholarship/Fellowship
The original funds for this fellowship came from more than 50 donors who wanted to honor Kasten at her retirement, the majority of whom were...
The original funds for this fellowship came from more than 50 donors who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Kristi Wilder "Are You My Friend?" Endowed Scholarship/Fellowship Fund
Established in 2003, this scholarship/fellowship is awarded to juniors, seniors or graduate students majoring in special education who demonstrate...
Established in 2003, this scholarship/fellowship is awarded to juniors,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Marianne B. and Lehman W. Barnes Community Leadership Council Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established in 2007, this gift provides scholarships for undergraduate secondary science education or middle school math/science majors and...
Established in 2007, this gift provides scholarships for undergraduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Sir Colville Young Endowed Scholarship
Established in 1998 by Dr. Betty Flinchum, former senior adviser for UNF’s international programs, this scholarship/fellowship honors His...
Established in 1998 by Dr. Betty Flinchum, former senior adviser for...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies The Rick Wilkins Foundation
This scholarship is for special education majors in the College of Education and Human services. Recipients must provide a minimum of 35 hours of...
This scholarship is for special education majors in the College of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ellis F. White Founding Faculty Scholarship Endowment - Graduates
Established in 2002 by UNF alumni and faculty in memory of Ellis F. White, the founding dean of the College of Education and Human Services, this...
Established in 2002 by UNF alumni and faculty in memory of Ellis F....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Irene Helen McGinley Scholarship
This need-based scholarship provides support to junior or senior undergraduates students in the College of Education and Human Services. Recipients...
This need-based scholarship provides support to junior or senior...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Janice A. Wood and Lowell D. Wood Endowed Scholarship
This fund was established 2018 by Janice A. and Lowell D. Wood to provide scholarship funding for College of Education and Human Services students....
This fund was established 2018 by Janice A. and Lowell D. Wood to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies JT Townsend Endowed Scholarship
This endowment was established in 2015 in memory of Jerry ‘JT’ Townsend, a UNF graduate who survived a high school football injury resulting in...
This endowment was established in 2015 in memory of Jerry ‘JT’ Townsend,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Kraft/Moore Family Fellowship
Established in 2009 by The Community Foundation, this fellowship is for graduate students majoring in special education, or concentrating in deaf...
Established in 2009 by The Community Foundation, this fellowship is for...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ron and Toni Porterfield Scholarship Endowment
This need-based endowed scholarship will support a student majoring in education and planning to teach in an urban school. Through her company’s...
This need-based endowed scholarship will support a student majoring in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Teacher Education Minority Recruitment/Scholarship
This scholarship is for College of Education and Human Services students who intend to work in an urban school environment.
This scholarship is for College of Education and Human Services students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies The St. Joe Company Endowed Scholarship - Graduates
This fellowship was established in 2001 by the St. Joe Company to support graduate students in the College of Education and Human Services who wish...
This fellowship was established in 2001 by the St. Joe Company to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Jim & Millie Milligan Family Foundation Presidential Fellowship Endowment
Established in 2008, this gift provides fellowships for graduate students. Candidates are recommended to the president by the Graduate School. Jim...
Established in 2008, this gift provides fellowships for graduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Key Bradbury Endowed STEM Fellowship
Established in 2017, this award provides fellowship funding to full-time graduate students pursuing a degree in a STEM related field, as defined by...
Established in 2017, this award provides fellowship funding to full-time...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Building Bridges, Creating Community Scholarship (Full-Time Students)
Established in 2013, this scholarship is available to full-time students at the University of North Florida.
Established in 2013, this scholarship is available to full-time students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended