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Table of Contents
Welcome
Telephone Directory
Academic Calendars
     Year 2004/2005
     Fall Semester 2004
     Spring Semester 2005
     Summer Semester 2005
University Mission
Accreditations
Degrees, Areas of Specialization,
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Admissions
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Financial Assistance
Student Activities
Student Services and Resources
Tuition and Fees
Military and Veterans Information
Registration and Records
Academic Policies
Graduation and General Degree
Requirements

Public Service and Research Centers
College Mission Statements
Undergraduate Degree Programs
Master's Degree Programs
Specialist Degree Programs
Doctoral Degree Programs
Course Numbering System
Course Listings and Descriptions
Administration
Faculty
Index
Financial Assistance
Applying for Financial Aid
College of Business Scholarships
Graduate Assistantships
Graduate Fellowships
Graduate Scholarships
Grants
Loans
Merit Scholarships
Scholarships
Student Employment
COLLEGE OF BUSINESS SCHOLARSHIPS
Orville Beckford Scholarship
This scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate degree-seeking students majoring in a business discipline. Students seeking this award should be registered for at least two courses and maintain a GPA of 3.0 (undergraduate) or 3.5 (graduate). Although not the determining factor for receiving the award, financial need will be considered. This scholarship is awarded for an academic year, not to include the summer semester.

College of Business Scholastic Excellence Awards
Each spring semester the College of Business Scholastic Excellence Award is presented to a minimum of ten undergraduate Business students on the basis of cumulative GPA. Student GPAs through the fall term of the previous year are considered. Students must be enrolled in the spring semester with a minimum of 30 credit hours completed at UWF and have obtained Junior or Senior status at time of the awards. These scholarships are awarded automatically without a need for an application or review.

Colonial Properties Trust Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded in the form of a one bedroom, unfurnished apartment with rent paid by Colonial Properties Trust for a one-year period, beginning in the fall semester. Scholarships are awarded to a deserving student, based on merit, who is enrolled in the College of Business, preferably majoring in fields of study related to real estate (finance, marketing, etc.). Recipients of this award are responsible for all utilities.

The C. L. Fountain Family Business Ethics Scholarship
College of Business undergraduate students who have taken a minimum of one hour in an approved Business Ethics course, show financial need (must be documented through financial aid) and demonstrate a commitment to serving their community are eligible for this award. Awards are for the fall and spring semesters. Students must be enrolled in a minimum of two courses during each semester of the award and remain in good academic standing. Recipients of this scholarship are required to provide a statement indicating activities undertaken to serve their community to the College of Business Dean's Office.

Intown Business Women's Club Scholarship
Returning female students who are residents of Escambia or Santa Rosa County and seeking a degree in a business-oriented program are eligible for this scholarship. The student may be full-time or part-time, however, part-time students must be enrolled for a minimum of six credit hours. Applicants should be able to demonstrate an economic need for assistance, which is awarded at a rate of up to $500 per semester. Recipients may apply for the scholarship in subsequent periods. A 3.0 GPA is required of undergraduate applicants and a 3.5 GPA is required for graduate applicants.

The John C. Pace, Jr. Graduate Scholarship
These fall and spring scholarships can be used in conjunction with other sources of financial assistance for graduate students who have been admitted to either the College of Business MBA or Masters of Accountancy program. Students must be enrolled in six or more semester hours of graduate credit for each term of the award. An entering GPA of 3.0 is required for new graduate students and must be maintained to continue receiving the scholarship.

The Charles and Fran Switzer Business Ethics Scholarship
Undergraduate students majoring in a College of Business program who have completed a Business Ethics course are eligible for this scholarship. Students must show financial need (must be documented through financial aid) and demonstrate a commitment to serving their community. These awards are for the fall and spring semesters. Students must be enrolled in a minimum of two courses during each semester of the award and remain in good academic standing. Recipients of this scholarship are required to provide a statement indicating activities undertaken to serve their community to the College of Business Dean's Office.

The John L. Switzer Ethics Scholarship
Undergraduate students majoring in a College of Business program who have completed a Business Ethics course are eligible for this scholarship. Students must show financial need (must be documented through financial aid) and demonstrate a commitment to serving their community. These awards are for the fall and spring semesters. Students must be enrolled in a minimum of two courses during each semester of the award and remain in good academic standing. Recipients of this scholarship are required to provide a statement indicating activities undertaken to serve their community to the College of Business Dean's Office.