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Gareth Kerr Memorial Scholarship Nominations Open

The University of Florida Student Health Care Center’s Gareth Kerr Memorial Scholarship was created to honor a student who has demonstrated interest, commitment, and passion for the health and wellbeing of fellow students and/or the community at large. Nominations for this award can be made by members of the University of Florida faculty, staff and [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on January 8, 2018.

Register by Jan. 13 for Florida Museum Collectors Day

Calling all collectors! Are you fascinated by toy cars or own a monstrous collection of microscopes? Share your unique collection at the 39th celebration of collectors and collections at the Florida Museum on Jan. 20 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Applications are due Jan. 13. Register now at www.floridamuseum.ufl.edu/event/collectors-day-registration-deadline or call 352-273-2061 for more [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on January 8, 2018.

UF Offers Interdisciplinary Global Health Case Competition

Don’t miss the deadline to apply for the Fifth Annual UF Global Health Case Competition! The competition, which takes place Jan. 17-20 2018, allows students of all disciplines to come together and present creative solutions to relevant global health issues. Apply now to compete for cash prizes and a trip to the International Emory Global [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on December 17, 2017.

Black and Latinx History of UF

The Samuel Proctor Oral History Program and African American Studies are collaborating to offer a course in Spring 2018 dedicated to the histories of the Institute for Black Culture and La Casita (AFA4931 section 0587). Students will interview current and former Black and Latinx students, staff, and faculty, and produce podcasts or short documentaries. Please [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on December 17, 2017.

Call for Entries: ILR Aging Research Poster Day 2018

The Institute for Learning in Retirement invites undergraduate students, graduate students, and post-doctoral fellows to present their research related to adult development and aging at their 8th annual exposition. Prizes will be awarded to the 5 finalists: 1st place = $1000, 2nd place = $800, 3rd place = $600, two honorable mentions = $300 ea. [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on December 17, 2017.

Call for Entries: ILR Aging Research Poster Day 2018

The Institute for Learning in Retirement invites undergraduate students, graduate students, and post-doctoral fellows to present their research related to adult development and aging at their 8th annual exposition. Prizes will be awarded to the 5 finalists: 1st place = $1000, 2nd place = $800, 3rd place = $600, two honorable mentions = $300 ea. [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on December 10, 2017.

Become a LEAP Scholar

The Latino Educational Advancement Program (LEAP) is an academic success initiative offered by Hispanic-Latino Affairs. This program is designed to help first-semester Latin@/x students acclimate to college and provide them with the necessary tools for a successful academic career here at UF. To do this, LEAP hosts a series of weekly one-hour workshops that will [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on December 10, 2017.

Life Coach Program

The Life Coach Program is offered to all 3rd and 4th year first-generation students.By connecting with a Life Coach, you will have the opportunity to maximize your education by gaining guidance from professionals.The Life Coach is there to aid you in goal setting and outlining the steps necessary to reach your goals. The Life Coach [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on December 10, 2017.

Bob Graham Civic Scholar Applications Open

The Bob Graham Center is accepting applications for its 2018 Civic Scholars program. If selected, participants will be assigned a Florida county and tasked with investigating the critical challenges faced by the county as they work to ensure voter access. Students will research the issue, interview stakeholders and write a report outlining identified challenges and [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on December 10, 2017.

Science photo contest now accepting entries through Dec. 20

The Elegance of Science art competition is now accepting entries and is open to University of Florida students, faculty and staff. Submit your two-dimensional research images or photos that incorporate scientific tools or concepts for a chance to win cash prizes. The contest is organized by the Florida Museum of Natural History and the UF [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on December 4, 2017.