About the Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded by the University of North Florida. The Discover UNF is a program designed to give high school and transfer students the opportunity to learn more about their academic areas of interest. All students who are interested in choosing the University of North Florida can check out Discover UNF. The scholarship application decision will be released no later than mid-July and scholarships will be awarded beginning of the fall term. 


How to apply for the scholarship?

  • The applicant should complete the application which can be found on the University of Florida site.

  • A step by step tutorial for accessing and completing the scholarship application is can be found on the UNF site.

  • Along with the application, the applicants should submit academic transcripts, a resume, a personal statement, letter of recommendation, and FAFSA.


How much the scholarship award amounts to?

  • The award amounts to $3,000 over two years.

  • The number of awards offered varies each year.


Deadline Information

The deadline date is set for March 1


Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants must be incoming transfer students, current UNF students are not eligible to apply.

  • A student must be admitted to UNF.

  • Students must demonstrate financial need as determined by the FAFSA.