Welcome to Santa Fe Student Affairs
Study.com College Success Scholarship
Study.com is excited to share a new scholarship we are offering to college students. At Study.com, our mission is to make education accessible. Our College Success Scholarship gives one lucky student $1,000 to help with their tuition. We would love for your students to take advantage of this scholarship!
Applying for the College Success Scholarship
Students need to apply by April 1, 2017, which gives them plenty of time to submit the quick and easy application! We will choose one winner based on their free response submissions.
To submit their application, students must visit this page: http://study.com/blog/college-success-scholarship-by-study-com.html
In order to participate in the scholarship contest, applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent U.S. Resident
- Must be enrolled (or accepted) in an accredited college or university
- Graduating high school seniors who meet the above mentioned criteria may apply
Abrahamson & Uiterwyk Scholarship Essay Contest
Abrahamson & Uiterwyk, Florida personal injury attorneys, are offering a distracted driving scholarship to a high school senior or college student who writes a winning essay in our Scholarship Essay Contest.
Please note that this scholarship is offered on a semi-annual basis for both the fall and spring semesters.
Students will be required to write an essay on the topic of distracted driving. Our desire is to help students with their educational goals while also raising awareness about the important issue of distracted driving.
The deadline for submitting an essay for the current scholarship is January 31st, 2017, and the winner will be selected on February 15th, 2017. Carefully read the contest rules below and be sure to submit all required documents and images before the deadline in order to take advantage of this exciting opportunity.
There will be one scholarship awarded to a winning essay in the amount of $1,500. The winner of the scholarship contest will receive a check from Abrahamson & Uiterwyk that will be written to the school where you are registered to attend. The award money must be used to pay for tuition and/or expenses related to school. http://www.theinjurylawyers.com/scholarship/
The Lawntrepreneur Scholarship
The Lawntrepreneur Scholarship is our way of giving back to the up and coming young entrepreneurs in the Jacksonville, FL area. LawnStarter recently launched a scholarship geared towards promoting and rewarding entrepreneurship for $1,000 scholarship semi-annually:
Open to all majors as long as they are an incoming or current full-time student enrolled in a 2-year/ 4-year/ or graduate program and are passionate about entrepreneurship.
Application for Scholarship
Students apply by sending a transcript, resume, and a 500-700 word essay answering the following prompt "What makes them passionate about building a business?" to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Number of Awards
2 (one per semester)
Plant Nursery Scholarship
Perfect Plants is a family owned nursery operating on the same property and principals that were established in 1980 with the purchase of the family farm. We are serious about plants and serious about offering the best products and information to our customers. As second-generation growers, we are proud of our industry and know how important it is to cultivate further interest and education in horticulture. With this in mind, we began our South East Regional Scholarship Program in 2016 to those pursuing a degree in the horticultural industry.
Applicants must be an incoming freshman, sophomore, junior or senior enrolled full or part time into a course of study at a community college or university leading to a career in the horticultural industry. A 3.0 or above GPA is required of the applicant.
Recipient will be notified via email by February 15th. Previous scholarship recipients are not eligible to reapply for scholarship. Awarded scholarship of $1,000.00 will be mailed by March 1st.
For more information and eligibility requirements, please view the Perfect Plants Scholarship Application page.
GirlswithNaturalHair's $1000 Internet Marketing Scholarship
We hold a $1,000 scholarship once a year for any college student (graduate OR undergraduate). We found that every person has many meaningful, interested stoties that may help others. And we want you to share it with us. We want others feel happy and learn something from your stories.
We take pride in being able to assist your education and to be eligible for the scholarship, you need to:
- Upload a video to Youtube tell us about any stories of you or anothers that you think it significant and positive impact on your life as well as to community
- Title the Video: "[Your Name] – GirlswithNaturalHair 2016 Scholarship"
- In the description area, include: Your Name, College Name and add this sentence in the end : "Apply to GirlsWithNaturalHair 2016 Scholarship – http://www.girlswithnaturalhair.com"
- Send us an email to email@example.com Include: the link where we can watch your video, Your Name, College Name, College Year, Major, Email and or Phone Numbers we can reach you at.
For more information and eligibility requirements, please view the Scholarship page.
Transfer Scholarship, Interest-Free Loan Information for International Students
The Organization of American States (OAS) awards scholarships to OAS Member State students accepted into a university for full-time study for the last two years of the undergraduate degree: http://www.oas.org/en/scholarships/specaf_2016.asp. Applications for 2017 will be available soon.
The OAS Rowe Fund is an educational loan program that helps citizens from Latin America and Caribbean OAS Member States finance their studies or research in accredited universities across the United States by awarding interest-free loans of up to US$15,000 dollars. For more information: http://www.oas.org/en/rowefund/.
Barry Goldwater Scholarship
The Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation is pleased to announce scholarship program to college sophomores and juniors who intend to pursue research careers in the natural sciences, mathematics, and engineering.
The purpose of the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation is to alleviate a critical current and future shortage of highly qualified scientists, mathematicians, and engineers. Scholarships of up to $7,500 a year are provided to help cover costs associated with tuition, fees, books, room, and board.
The Scholarship Deadline is January 27, 2016. For eligibility, requirements, and more information, please click the link below.
The Mortgage Reports: Business Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship
Win a $1000 Scholarship! Now accepting applications for the 2017 award!
Applications Accepted: June 15, 2016 - January 29, 2017 Final Award Selection: March 15, 2017 Scholarship Awarded: Spring Quarter 2017
The Business Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship is offered to students entering or currently pursuing an educational program related to business or finance. Students must be at least 17 years of age and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
All applicants must submit a 600 to 1,000-word essay explaining what they hope to accomplish during their career in a business or finance field and how the scholarship would fulfill those goals. Recommended topics are included in the Personal Essay section.
UF @ SF Transfer Info
We will be offering transfer information sessions once classes resume in the Spring semester.
For more information, contact Arielle Johnson by email or phone at (352) 381-7136 in the UF@Santa Fe Center in HA-132. Announcements of this and other events are also posted on UF Connect or our Facebook page; 'Like' us to receive updates!
Student Life Events
Pie in the Face!
The students won Penny Wars giving Student Body President Jacobi Bedenfield the honor of throwing a pie into the face of President Sasser this afternoon. But Dr. Sasser got the last laugh when he had a tube of whipped cream hidden in a towel.
Lots of fun and all for a good cause. The money raised, about $600, through the Penny Wars benefited the SF United Way Campaign.
SF Spotlight & News
SF College EXTRA Shuttle
Express Transportation to Rural Areas
During the 2016-2017 academic year, Santa Fe College will be providing Transportation Disadvantaged persons access to the college’s NW Campus via the EXTRA Shuttle. The EXTRA Shuttle will provide daily round-trip service from rural communities surrounding Gainesville to the NW Campus each morning, and back each afternoon, on every weekday when SF classes are in session. Communities to be served include: Archer, Newberry, High Springs, Alachua, Starke, and Waldo.
We are currently accepting applications for Spring 2017. The deadline to apply is Fri., Jan. 13
Santa Fe College Safety
The Santa Fe College Police Department welcomes new students and returning students and staff back to the #1 College in America. Our Police Department is located in Building T on the North side of the Northwest Campus. SF is one of very few Florida colleges to have dedicated police officers at our campus and centers 24/7.
Finish at the Top
Finish at the Top provides outreach to students in order to assist them in the reenrollment process so that they can finally complete their degree.
To be eligible, students must:
- Be within 30 credit hours of graduating
- Have not enrolled in classes at SF for at least one year
- Be in good academic standing
To learn more, visit Finish at the Top!