University of South Florida
The Judy Genshaft Honors College awards competitive scholarships to its new and continuing
All Judy Genshaft Honors College students receive $2,000 in scholarships once they complete each of the three requirement areas (community engagement, global experience, academics). This award is paid in three
installments during the students' academic career:
Each of the three scholarships are paid out once and are nonrenewable.
To become eligible for a scholarship payment, students must complete the requirement and submit the related form by the 30th day of each term to be paid in that term.
For the 2020-2021 academic year, the deadlines to submit honors scholarship forms
are Sept. 25, 2020 (to receive your scholarship during Fall 2020) and Feb. 12, 2021 (to receive your scholarship during Spring 2021).
Students should plan to complete all requirements prior to their final semester, especially if they anticipate a Summer graduation.
Most Judy Genshaft Honors College students also qualify for generous travel scholarships
to fund study abroad opportunities. These scholarships are distributed based on specfic
program, financial need, and available funding.In addition, thanks to the generosity of many donors, there are more than 30 other
competitive scholarships, awarded to over 150 recipients, for which only Judy Genshaft
Honors College students can apply. Students may apply for these honors-specific awards
as well as general USF scholarships. These applications typically open in November and are due in January for new students
and April for continuing students.Qualified incoming students will also be able to apply for the prestigious Genshaft Global Presidential Scholarship, a merit-based $10,000 study abroad award.
Students can also visit the Office of National Scholarships for more information about competitive academic awards.