UCF Alumni Scholarships Now Available!

Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving Scholarship applications are now open.




Each year UCF Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving awards more than $50,000 in scholarships to UCF students demonstrating strong academic ability and significant extracurricular and community involvement. UCF Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving are pleased to again offer more than a dozen scholarship opportunities for the 2018-2019 academic year.


Applications are now available on A2O: Access to Opportunities (https://ucf.academicworks.com/). You are encouraged to apply for as many scholarships for which you are eligible.


How to apply through A2O:

  1. Read all scholarship criteria online at http://ucfalumni.com/students/scholarships and complete ALL required supporting documents.
  2. Log in to A2O: Access to Opportunities (https://ucf.academicworks.com/).
  3. Complete the general application if this is your first time logging in.
  4. Browse available scholarships > click “Opportunities” and select “Ours” then search for the specific scholarship you are looking for.
  5. Complete and submit application(s).


*No paper applications will be accepted. Scholarship applications are only available online through the A2O portal. You will only see scholarships for which you meet the basic eligibility requirements. IMPORTANT! Please read each scholarship application carefully to make sure you meet ALL of the specific criteria required for each scholarship before applying. Criteria used to determine eligibility includes, but is not limited to: GPA, class standing, academic program and campus involvement. If you do not see a particular scholarship, you do not meet one or more of the basic eligibility requirements (refer to our FAQs at https://ucfalumni.com/students/scholarshipfaq.


Scholarships Available:


-Amy G. Buchman, '95, Memorial Endowed Scholarship – any class standing, permanent resident of Pinellas/Hillsborough counties in Florida

-Charles N. & Frances Millican Scholarship – senior serving in a leadership role

-College of Business Administration Alumni Chapter Scholarship – junior, senior or graduate student class standing enrolled in the College of Business Administration

 -Debbie K. Phillis Space Coast UCF Alumni Chapter Endowed Scholarship – any class standing, permanent resident of Brevard County in Florida

 -Dr. William K. Grasty Memorial Scholarship – undergrad, junior or senior in the Nicholson School of Communication

 -Jack & Monica Thorsen Veteran Scholarship – any class standing, served in the U.S. Military

 -Lee A. Dumas Memorial Endowed Scholarship – any class standing, permanent resident of Volusia/Flagler counties in Florida

 -Phoenix Scholarship – non-traditional student, junior class standing

 -St. Onge Family Leadership Endowed Scholarship – undergrad, sophomore or junior class standing serving in a leadership role

 -UCF Alumni Fellows Leadership Scholarship – any class standing

 -UCF Alumni Legacy Scholarship – undergrad, any class standing, parent/grandparent are UCF graduates



-UCF Regional Alumni Chapter/Club Scholarships:

+ Chicago UCF Alumni Chapter Scholarship – any class standing, permanent resident of the state of Illinois

Jacksonville UCF Alumni Club Scholarship – any class standing, permanent resident of Duval, Clay, St. Johns or Nassau counties in Florida

+ Ocala UCF Alumni Club Scholarship – any class standing, permanent resident of Marion County in Florida

Tampa Bay Knights Legacy Scholarship – any class standing from Tampa Bay Area, parent/grandparent are UCF graduates


The deadline to apply is midnight on Saturday, March 31, 2018. Late, incomplete or paper applications will not be considered.


Questions? Call 407.UCF.ALUM (823.2586) or email scholarships@ucfalumni.com.

Contact Person:
Carla Cordoba
(407) 823-2586
Posted By:
Submitted By: Liz Irizarry on behalf of Michael Morsberger, Vice President Advancement and CEO, UCF Foundation, Inc.
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