National Save the Sea Turtle Foundation Scholarship Fund

Award amount:  $10,000.00

Scholarship Criteria:

  • Applicant(s) is enrolled full-time as an undergraduate student in the College of Sciences
  • Applicant(s) must be within two (2) years of program completion toward undergraduate degree
  • Applicant(s) must have a grade point average of 3.2 or higher
  • Applicant(s) are required to submit a brief personal statement (500 words or less) demonstrating their interest in sea turtle research and/or wildlife conservation
  • The applicant must demonstrate financial need based upon guidelines set forth in the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • Preference will be given to applicants who have completed an internship with the UCF Marine Turtle Research Group and/or interest in sea turtle research and conservation

Deadline: November 15, 2019

How to Apply

Apply online starting October 15, 2019

To apply for a scholarship you must log into, go to the Student Self Service Portal, and click on Scholarship Application.

Scholarship funds will be disbursed during the 2020 Spring semester. Students applying must be actively enrolled during the disbursement semester.