UF College of Education 2019-2020 Scholarship Application

Please submit this completed form by 4:00 p.m. on January 16, 2019. One application will qualify you to be considered for ALL College of Education scholarships. This application may not be used to apply for a graduate fellowship or assistantship; for either, contact your department.

Name (First, MI, Last)

UF ID Number

Local Address

Permanent Address

Your Email (required)

Local Phone

Are you a current COE student or an applicant to the COE?
Current Applicant 

Program/Major in Fall 2019

Specializations (if any)

Degree Seeking in 2019
BAE BA MAE MED EDS Ed.D Ph.D 

Undergraduate or Graduate Student for 2019-2020 academic year?
Undergraduate Graduate 

High School Attended (City, State, County, Country)

Other Colleges/Universities Attended (City, State, Country)

For subject-specific scholarships:

A.) Are you a first generation college student?
Yes No 

B.) Are you an Employee of Florida Gateway College (AKA Lake City Community College)?
Yes No 

C.) Are you a returning teacher?
Yes No 

D.) If you plan to seek a position working as a professional educator after graduation, which age-level(s) of students do you plan to work with? Please mark “N/A” if not applicable.
 Pre-K Elementary Middle Secondary Higher Education N/A

E.) Do you have an interest in Educational Technology?
Yes No 

F.) Are you working in collaboration with P.K. Yonge Developmental Research School?
Yes No 

G.) Do you have an international focus for your work or do you plan to work internationally?
 Yes No

Are you specializing or doing research in the following areas?

H.) Gifted Education
Yes No 

I.) Sex and gender role socialization in school settings OR guidelines for incorporating the Human life cycle into relevant study area?
Yes No 

J.) Advancing research knowledge and/or professional practice related to the role of freedom of speech, academic freedom, or student rights in academia?
 Yes No

References (please list your two References)
Recommender 1

Recommender 1 Email


Recommender 2

Recommender 2 Email

Name the Grants, Assistantships, Paid Internships, Fellowships, or financial aid sources that you currently receive or will receive in the future (include dates for each):

COE Scholarship Application Instructions

You must submit this completed form and all supplemental application materials electronically by 4:00 p.m. on January 16, 2019 in order to be considered for College of Education Scholarships. Please digitally submit the COE Scholarship Application form and then send your supplementary application materials (resume/CV and essay) to scholarships@coe.ufl.edu. Recommendation forms are to be sent by your recommenders to scholarships@coe.ufl.edu. A complete scholarship application includes the following materials:

1. COE Scholarship Application (This Form) Please digitally submit this form by selecting the 'Send' button.
2. Resume or Curriculum vitae including educational qualifications, work experience, teaching experience, leadership positions, professional activities, community service, scholarships and awards
3. A 500-750 word essay (typed, double-spaced) in response to the following: Specify your career goals and how your study at the University of Florida relates to those goals. Include evidence of your interest in, commitment to, and/or potential for leadership in the field of education.
4. Two Scholarship Recommendation forms from current or former professors, employers, or others who know you well. Recommendations from family members will not be accepted.
5. Some COE scholarships require a demonstration of financial need. Please remember to submit the FAFSA at www.fafsa.gov if you would like to be considered for scholarships requiring evidence of financial need. The FAFSA form does not need to be submitted to scholarships@coe.ufl.edu; you need only to complete the FAFSA form as directed on the fafsa.gov website by February 1, 2019. If you are an international applicant and unable to submit FAFSA, please submit this form.
6. Students who would like to be considered for the J. W. Martin and A. M. Martin Phillips Scholarship Fund or the Dr. James L. Wattenbarger Fellowship should note the additional application requirements indicated on our website.

In submitting this application, I certify that all of the information in this application is a complete and accurate statement of the facts. I authorize you to investigate and verify all of the information that I have provided in this application. I understand that false information is grounds for judicial action. I agree to notify you promptly of any change in my status.