Honors Admissions

Hosted Scholarship Programs

The Honors College hosts three scholarship programs for both Honors and non-Honors students. These hosted scholarships vary in eligibility requirements and benefits. Learn more below.

Jenkins Scholarship

The George W. Jenkins Scholarship is awarded to high achievers with the strength to overcome adversity. Recipients of this award receive up to the full cost of attendance, including tuition, books, room and board, and various expenses. In addition, students receive academic support and the opportunity to study abroad. Students must demonstrate a high financial need and have overcome a significant obstacle.

Holcombe Scholarship

The USF-exclusive First Generation Brad and Terry Holcombe Scholarship is awarded to a selection of first-generation students who show academic merit, a strong background in community service, and a high level of financial need. In addition to a generous financial award to assist with the cost of tuition, books, room and board, and various expenses, recipients also receive academic support in the form of one-on-one guidance and tutoring.

Ableidinger Scholarship

The Robert and Susan Ableidinger Scholarship is a university-wide need-based scholarship housed in the Honors College that provides recipients with $2,000 per student. In addition to the financial award, recipients also receive access to Honors College benefits, including priority registration.