Scholarships for Current Honors Students
Thanks to the wonderful generosity of the Wentworth Foundation in the form a substantial gift the Honors Program is now able to offer the following scholarships to honors students.
Wentworth Freshman Scholarship. This scholarship is in the process of being revamped.
Wentworth Travel Scholarship. Up to 40 scholarships of up to $ 500.00 each will be awarded each year to honors students for projects involving undergraduate research: these will include travel to a library or archives to do research; attend a meeting to present a paper or poster; attend a professional meeting in your major (must have a specific reason for going); participate in a competitive internship (unpaid) in another location etc. There is no deadline. We will continue to make awards until the annual fund is exhausted. If selected, students may be funded for one Wentworth Travel Scholarship per academic year.
Download the Wentworth Travel Scholarship application
Contact: Mark Law
Partners in the Parks Wentworth Scholarship. Students who would like to participate in the National Partners in the Parks program can apply for funding to reimburse the cost of the program registration fee (varies by program). Students must be approved by the Honors Program coordinator prior to registering, as UF participation on each trip is limited.
Download the Partners in the Parks application
Contact: Melissa Johnson
Honors Program Summer Study Abroad Scholarship
These scholarships are for any UF approved programs for study abroad in the summer term. At least 6 awards, of up to $1000 each are given each year. Eligibility: UF undergraduate, current UF Honors student. Preference given to freshman or sophomore in Honors Program who has not gone abroad before. Apply online through the International Center Study Abroad Services; see the UFIC Website for application and more details. There is no separate application for the Honors Program scholarships.
Campus Deadline: February 13, 2015.
Application available online at www.ufic.ufl.edu. **All applicants must apply online**
Albert G. Raybun Scholarship
This is a need-based scholarship for juniors following a pre-medical course of study, to support them during their senior year. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and must submit a letter stating "the circumstances for requesting aid". All applicants must have a current FAFSA on file with the Financial Aid office. Deadline is May 1, 2015 for an award for the following academic year. Minimum grants are $500; maximum $1000.
Campus Deadline: Wednesday, May 1, 2015 at 4:30pm
Download the Albert G. Raybun Scholarship application
Contact: Mark Law