John S. McConnell Endowed Memorial Scholarship

The purpose of the Scholarship Is to provide awards to full-time University undergraduate students
Criteria

  • Applicant must be enrolled at the university as a full-time undergraduate student.
  • Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Application consideration will be merit-based.
  • Applicant will have demonstrated involvement and leadership at UCF (campus organizations, student government, campus offices, honors organizations, or other UCF-related experiences) and/or service to the local community.
  • Preference will be given to students who have trained/supported service dogs through the Service-Dog Training and Education Program (STEP) a UCF student organization committed to teaching members about puppy care and training while educating the student body/general public about disabilities and the help that service dogs provide or through a similar UCF-affiliated organization.
  • Preference will be given to students who have held leadership roles with Volunteer UCF in the area of animal awareness/advocacy.

The criteria for awarding the scholarship will be consistent with the guidelines established by the University Office of Student Financial Assistance.
Tnls Scholarship will be awarded annually and paid on a semester basis.

Award
Varies
Scopes
SDES - Financial Aid
Deadline
03/01/2023
Supplemental Questions
  1. Have you participated with training/supporting service dogs through the Service-Dog Training and Education Program (STEP) - a UCF student organization committed to teaching members about puppy care and training, while educating the student body/general public about disabilities and the help that service dogs provide--or through a similar UCF affiliated organization?
  2. Please upload a letter of verification from a supervisor at the Service-Dog Training and Education Program (STEP) Program showing you participated in the program.
  3. Have you held leadership roles with Volunteer UCF in the area of animal awareness/advocacy?
  4. Please upload a letter of verification from a supervisor listing the leadership roles you held with Volunteer UCF in the area of animal awareness/advocacy.
  5. Are you enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student?