College of Arts and Sciences, USF

Undergraduate Scholarships

Norman Jacobs Memorial Scholarship in Liberal Arts
Created in Norman Jacobs memory by his son and wife.

  • Must have at least 20 semester hours earned.
  • Minimum 3.0 overall grade point average and 3.0 University of South Florida grade point average.
  • Preference is given to undergraduate Criminology and Political Science majors.

John Barton Camp Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established by Dr. Helene Tanous in memory of her husband who taught at the University of South Florida for many years.

  • Must be a declared student majoring in Humanities, Liberal Studies, Linguistics or Psychology.
  • Minimum 3.0 overall grade point average and 3.0 University of South Florida grade point average.
  • Full time enrollment not required.
  • Preference is given to undergraduate with music minor or interest in music (especially piano).

Eric Turner Siemers Memorial Scholarship
Mr. and Mrs. Eric Siemers established this scholarship in memory of their son who was killed in an automobile accident in 1979.

  • Must be a declared College of Arts and Sciences major in one of the following areas: American Studies, Communication, English, Humanities, Languages, Mass Communication, Philosophy, or Religious Studies.
  • Minimum of 60 semester hours, 20 of those semester hours must be earned at the University of South Florida.
  • Minimum 3.5 overall grade point average and 3.5 University of South Florida grade point average.
  • Preference will be given to those with financial need.

Social & Behavioral Sciences Faculty Fund
Established by the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences for students monies to be provided by faculty and staff.

  • Minimum 3.0 overall grade point average and 3.0 University of South Florida grade point average.
  • Minimum of 20 semester hours earned at the University of South Florida.
  • Must be majoring in Social Science major.
  • Merit based.

Evalyn Underwood Rogers Endowed Scholarship
Established by Elaine Northrup, executrix of the estate of Evalyn Rogers

  • Minimum 20 semester hours earned at the University of South Florida.
  • Minimum 3.0 overall grade point average and 3.0 University of South Florida grade point average.

Alice E. Keefe Scholarship
Established in 1983 by Margaret M. Cahalan in recognition of the outstanding contributions of the funding Dean of the College of Nursing at the University of South Florida.

  • Minimum 60 semester hours earned; a minimum of four semesters completed at the University of South Florida.
  • Minimum 3.25 overall grade point average and 3.25 University of South Florida grade point average.
  • Must have completed a minimum of three courses in three of the four following areas: Natural Sciences, Fine Arts, Humanities, and social and behavioral sciences.

Taylor Endowed Honors Scholarship Fund
JoAnne and Ken Taylor expressed a desire to establish an endowment in Arts and Sciences.

  • Must have a minimum of 60 semester hours earned, and demonstrate an outstanding academic performance.
  • Minimum 3.5 overall grade point average and 3.5 University of South Florida grade point average.
  • Must have demonstrated financial need.

Fred L & Helen M Tharp Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established by Fred and Helen Tharp.

  • Must be a declared student majoring in Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science and Policy, Geology, Physics, or Mathematics.
  • Must have a minimum of 60 semester hours earned, 20 of those hours must have been earned at the University of South Florida.
  • Minimum 3.0 overall grade point average and 3.0 University of South Florida grade point average.
  • Student must be anticipating a career (teaching or research) in mathematics or science at the college or university level.

Aaron Bram Book Scholarship
Aaron was a recipient of the Krivanek Award in 1992.

  • Must be a declared Pre-Med student.
  • Minimum 3.3 overall grade point average and 3.3 University of South Florida grade point average.
  • Must demonstrate financial need.
  • Preference is usually given to non-traditional students.

Charles & Mrs. Gray Memorial Scholarship
Established by Majorie Dye Gray with a donation of $50,000.

  • Must be a declared Pre-Med student in Arts and Sciences.
  • Open to juniors and seniors with 24 semester hours at the University of South Florida.
  • Minimum 3.0 overall grade point average and 3.0 University of South Florida grade point average.
  • Preference given to students who demonstrate financial need.

David Lee Memorial Scholarship
Established as a memorial.

  • Must be a declared Pre-Med student in Arts and Sciences.
  • Minimum 3.0 overall grade point average and 3.0 University of South Florida grade point average.

Dean Classic Endowed Scholarship
Scholarships for the Dean Classic Endowed Scholarship are awarded by the dean or their designee.

  • Minimum 3.0 overall GPA.
  • College of Arts and Sciences Major.