Need & Merit based Scholarships

The USF Foundation Scholarship Office is committed to being the best resource of customer service to past, present and future USF students and educating and encouraging the development of these students into future philanthropists. We also strive to continually foster lifelong relationships with our donors through good stewardship and to facilitate collaboration and mutual respect with our University colleagues on all campuses, colleges, units and departments.

 
Steven M. Cuervo Memorial Endowment

Full- or part-time undergraduate students on all USF campuses, pursuing a criminology major in the College of Behavioral and Community Sciences (first choice) or an education major in the College of Education. This scholarship is based on merit and financial...

Amount
Deadline
$1,000
Late January–Early February
 
The David and Teresa Sturgill Scholarship

Full and part-time undergraduate or graduate students pursuing any major in any college on any campus of USF. To benefit students who are children of members of the Hernando County Association of Realtors and/or graduates of the West Hernando Christian...

Amount
Deadline
$1,000 +
End of January
 
The Dr. Richard F. & Eva L. Pride Endowed Scholarship

USF undergraduate and graduate level students, with preference to those who are former USF Upward Bound students. Preference will be given to low-income, first generation students (defined as neither parent having received a four-year degree). Students...

Amount
Deadline
up to $1,500
Late July through October
 
The Good Life / Triumph for Change Scholarship

Full and part-time sophomores, juniors or senior level students, pursuing all majors, in all colleges, on all campuses at USF. This scholarship is for underrepresented students who are actively engaged in the University via student organizations. Additional...

Amount
Deadline
$1,000+
Mid-April
 
ThUSFar Endowed Scholarship

All USF undergraduate and graduate level students with financial need who are U.S. Citizens, are 30 years of age or above and have a level of commitment to the University and society.

Amount
Deadline
$1,200
Late January
 
Town & Gown Scholarship

USF undergraduate and graduate level students who have demonstrated outstanding academic abilities and a commitment to the community.

Amount
Deadline
$1,200
Late January
 
USF FCU Finish Line Scholarship

Full and part-time senior level students (or those who have completed 90 semester hours) for all majors, in all colleges on the Tampa campus. This scholarship can be awarded for up to three semesters. *Students must be at-risk of not finishing their degree...

Amount
Deadline
$1,000 +
Mid-April
 
USF SOL (Status of Latinos Committee) Scholarship

The SOL (Status of Latinos) Scholarship was established by the USF Presidential Advisory Committee Status of Latinos. This scholarship is for students of the University who are undocumented or whose parents are undocumented. (For the purposes of this...

Amount
Deadline
$1,000 - $5,000
End of January
 
Winn-Dixie Endowed Scholarship Fund for Excellence

All USF undergraduate and graduate level students who are employees or dependent children of Winn-Dixie.

Amount
Deadline
$1,000
Early April
 
Women's Transportation Seminar (WTS) Tampa Bay Scholarship

Full-time students at the junior, senior or graduate academic level, pursuing all majors, in all colleges, on all campuses. This scholarship can be awarded for one semester. Preference will be given to female students and those who are taking coursework...

Amount
Deadline
$1,000
Mid-April