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 http://my.ucf.edu, 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.