An affiliate of the University of Florida Alumni Association representing the Gator Nation in Greater Orlando

Our Scholarship

The Central Florida Gator Club is proud to continue our Educational Scholarship Program to recognize deserving students from the Central Florida region (Orange, Osceola, and Seminole Counties) who have been accepted to the University of Florida. Our goal is to identify the most deserving students from the region who demonstrate academic success, leadership and involvement in our community. Learn more, by downloading our scholarship application.



UFAA Members

(2) $3,000 scholarships for graduating seniors whose parent(s) or themselves are members of the UFAA at the time of application submission.




(7) $2,000 scholarships will be awarded to exemplary high school seniors in our community who will be attending the University of Florida.



Goal FOR 2019 Scholarships

We have set an ambitious fundraising goal. So please consider supporting us however you can, and remember, everyone can afford at least 2 Bits!


Application Checklist

All materials must be submitted for your application to be considered

  • Completed Application

  • Proof of acceptance to the University of Florida, including UF ID#

  • An official copy of your high school transcript

  • Proof of SAT and/or ACT scores

  • One letter of recommendation from a faculty member of your school

  • One letter of recommendation from someone outside your school

  • Essay - As concisely as possible respond to the following topics (limit 1000 words)

    • Why you selected the University of Florida

    • Your goals and plans to achieve them

    • Why you are a good candidate for our scholarship

2019 Central Florida Gator Club Scholarship

We are pleased to congratulate the ten future Gators listed below on winning a scholarship from the Central Florida Gator Club:

Sydney Larsen Feba Matthews

Kendall Siemienas Mackenzie Peck

Robert Duckworth Vincent Furey

Chase Comprosky Juliemar Cuevas-Hernandez

Zoe Fang Austin Wendling


Our Mission

"Our mission is to support exclusively the University of Florida’s mission of teaching, research and service as determined by the University of Florida Board of Trustees by fostering and enhancing the relationship between the University of Florida and its alumni, students, and friends."

— Central Florida Gator Club