Student Financial Services

Florence M. Barnes Scholarship Fund

for continuing undergraduate students

The Florence M. Barnes Scholarship Fund was established to assist one outstanding full-time student defray tuition costs.

Deadline to Apply: February 01, 2015

The Florence M. Barnes Scholarship Fund is open to:

  • Full-time undergraduate students who will have completed a minimum of 24 credit hours by the close of the Spring 2015 semester
  • Students who have earned a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher
  • Students who demonstrate outstanding achievement
  • Students who demonstrate financial need through a completed Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

    Note:  Students are considered for the Florence M. Barnes Scholarship Fund by completing the David R. Rubin Scholarship application.

Award based on:
  • Academic merit and financial need

Award amount:
  • Up to $6000 (half awarded in Fall and half awarded in Spring)

Notification of the award:
  • All applicants will be notified by the scholarship committee by mail by March 31, 2015. We regret that we are unable to give information regarding the committee's decisions over the telephone or by email.


Contact: Enrollment Management Services, Beth Berends - 312/369-3202 or