Scholarships

The following is a partial list of scholarships available for UWF Engineering students. Application is done through the MyUWF homepage in the UWF Scholarship Portal.


For more information on these scholarships (and others) and to apply, please log in to your MyUWF homepage and click on the UWF Scholarship Portal.

After submitting the General Application, you will receive information on some recommended Apply-To scholarships for which you will have to provide extra supplemental information. Submission of this supplemental information will increase your chances at getting more awards.

Name of ScholarshipCriteriaAward
Dr. Paul & Majes-Maggie Hsu Scholarship Full or part-time students with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Preference will be given to Cyntech, Total Parts, and Actigraph employees, employee’s family who are eligible for the scholarship. $500 per semester
Craig Anderson Memorial Scholarship Full or part-time students in Electrical and Computer Engineering. Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher $500 per semester
Future Women Engineers Scholarship Full-time female student in Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Typically $500
per semester.
Gulf Power Pre-professional Scholarship Scholarship for students whose academic achievement warrants the award. Minimum 3.0 GPA. $500 per semester
The Islamic Center of Northwest Florida Engineering Scholarship

Full or part-time students in Electrical and Computer Engineering. Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.

$500 per semester
IT Gulf Coast Barry Brosch Memorial Scholarship Full or part-time students in Computer Engineering.
Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Minimum of
$500 per year
National Defense Industrial Association Scholarship For individuals from the greater Eglin community enrolled at the UWF Fort Walton Beach campus. 
Minimum GPA of 2.5 or above, demonstrated financial need and pursuing a BS in an engineering field.
Typically $500 per semester
The Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) (Pensacola Post) Scholarship For students residing in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties who are enrolled in engineering or technology programs.
 
Stan and Mary Stephenson Engineering Scholarship Full-time students in Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
$500 per semester
Undergraduate IT Performance Scholarships Full-time juniors in Computer Engineering in good academic standing.  To continue receiving the scholarship, the student must maintain a 2.5 GPA in major-related courses, attend Fall and Spring full time, and must take at least 2 courses over the summer. $1000 per semester for 4 consecutive semesters plus one summer award of $500
Drs. Muhammad and Fatema Rashid Female Engineer Scholarship Awards will be given to female students who have declared Electrical or Computer Engineering as their major and have a minimum GPA of 2.7. $1000-$1200 per year split between fall and spring semesters
The Islamic Center of NW Florida Female Engineer Scholarship Awards will be given to female students who have declared Electrical or Computer Engineering as their major and have a minimum GPA of 2.7. $1000-$1200 per year split between fall and spring semesters
Drs. Muhammad and Fatema Rashid Future Generation Engineering Scholarship Awards will be given to students who have declared Electrical or Computer Engineering as a major and have a minimum GPA of 2.5. Strong preference will be given to students who are first-generation in college. $1000-$1200 per year split between fall and spring semesters
Florida Engineering Society Scholarship Awards will be given to engineering students that meet enrollment requirements. Preference will be given to upper-level students with a minimum GPA of 3.0 who are current members of the student chapter of the Florida Engineering Society $500 per semester

Pensacola Campus

Cecilia Vance, Bldg 4, Room 238, 11000 University Parkway Pensacola, FL 32571. Email: cvance@uwf.edu, Phone: 850.474.3410

Fort Walton Beach Campus

Charlotte Stovall, Emerald Coast Campus, 1170 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547, Office #250, Email: cstovall@uwf.edu, Phone: 850.314.6916