The application for a Kynes Scholarship or Assistantship consists of the following information:

  1. The candidate’s application information.
  2. A supporting letter from the head coach of the sport in which the candidate participated.
  3. A supporting letter from someone who is familiar with the candidate’s academic abilities and accomplishments, preferably a professor.
  4. At least one other supporting letter from a person who is familiar with the candidate's accomplishments, character, and integrity. Note: this individual cannot be a University Athletic Association employee. 
  5. An official transcript that reports all of the candidate's grades during his/her collegiate career.
  6. A copy of the Graduate School admission form or other documentation certifying that the candidate has been admitted to a University of Florida graduate program.
  7. A copy of the candidate’s I-94 Form (if the candidate is not a U.S. citizen).

The application cycle is now open. The deadline to apply is Friday, March 15, 2019 by 5 p.m.

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