College of the Arts

The College of the Arts is committed to fostering a community of leaders, learners and thinkers through a broad range of interdisciplinary programs and events. With a mission to train professionals and educate students as artists and scholars, the college inspires a culture of curiosity and imagination that extends beyond the university and into the community. With the help of private support, the college aims to grow student scholarships, strengthen public engagement through sharing the artistic works of students, faculty and alumni and enhance facilities to inspire and cultivate the creativity of the college and its community.

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Featured Giving Opportunities

Friends of Art and Art History

Support projects and programs of the Friends of Art + Art History and the School of Art + Art History.

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Friends of Music

Provides general assistance to the School of Music

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Friends of Theatre and Dance

Provides general support for the School of Theatre + Dance

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Giving Opportunities

Ahrens Scholarship Fund

Supports scholarship to a junior painting major.

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Allison Wyatt Memorial Scholarship for Art

Support scholarships to students that are pursuing an art degree; awarded on the basis of financial need and merit. Applicants must ...

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Amy Nicole DeGrove Memorial Scholarship

Supports scholarships for recruited freshman and junior level studio art students.

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Andrea Williams Flute Scholarship

Support a University of Florida flute/piccolo player and music education major who performs in (1) Symphonic Band or Wind Symphony and...

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Andrea Williams Piccolo Award for Marching Band

Support award for outstanding junior or senior in the piccolo section of the marching band.

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Ann Carter Garnett Marston Lectureship

Supports visiting artists/scholars for lecture series.

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Archie S. Wingfield, Jr. Fund for Jazz

Provide funding for jazz scholarships and resources for the program.

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Art Education Fund

Support the School of Art + Art History, Art Education program.

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Arthur Jennings Trombone Scholarship

Annual scholarship to support freshman students studying the trombone in the University of Florida School of Music in the College of the ...

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Barrios Trombone Scholarship Endowment

Supports scholarships for non-music major trombone band students.

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Beatrice Fairing Music Scholarship

General scholarships for students studying music

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Betsy and Rick Schuster Fund for the Arts

Support academic year award to a student for an experience that will advance their knowledge, skill and view of their chosen profession.

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Bobby Shew Jazz/Lead Trumpet Scholarship

Support an annual scholarship award to an exemplary jazz trumpet student performing in the UF Jazz...

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Brazilian Music Institute and World Music Ensembles Fund

Supports the Brazilian Music Institute of World Music Ensembles

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Brian Gindy Scholarship Fund

Supports scholarship for band librarian position

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CAME Maker Projects Fund

Support the Center for Arts, Migration, and Entrepreneurship with resources to strengthen and grow the Center. Thus, the income may be...

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Carol Carswell Bhide Endowment for Music

Supports accompanist's position for Women's Chorale and/or scholarship for a member of Women's...

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Carolyn A. Novogrodsky Memorial Award for Artistic Pursuits

Supports awards to senior studio art students who have demonstrated a desire to use art to promote...

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Celeste Roberge Sculpture Award

Support sculpture awards for travel, materials, and/or enhancement needs for students majoring in sculpture.

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Center for Arts in Medicine

Support for Center for Arts in Medicine

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Center for Arts in Medicine Scholarship Fund

Supports scholarships for students pursuing their education in the UF Center for Arts in Medicine.

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Center for Arts in Public Policy Fund

Supports projects and programs initiated by the Center for Arts in Public Policy

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Center for Arts, Migration and Entrepreneurship

Support the Center for Arts, Migration and Entrepreneurship (CAME).

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Center For World Arts

Support for administering programs in the Center for World Arts

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Charles and Karen Koegel Studio Art Scholarship

Provide annual scholarship support for a studio art student to fund his/her needs associated with the program.

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Chastain Endowment for UF Students at the New World School of the Arts

The Robert L. and Thomas M. Chastain Charitable Foundation provides grants to agencies in ...

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Choral Music Fund

Provide program support for choral activities and expenses in the School of Music.

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Chris Williams Memorial Scholarship

Support scholarships to undergraduate and graduate theatre students and may include students' travel...

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College of the Arts

Unrestricted support to College of Fine Arts

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College of the Arts Alumni and Friends

Support for College of the Arts through events and initiatives of the units' alumni and friends programs...

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College of the Arts Annual Fund

Funds generated through fundraising activities performed on behalf of the College by the UF...

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College of the Arts Rapid Response Fund

Will provide faculty and students resources to fund research and social action initiatives in response to world-wide events and...

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Crystal Ann Dillard School of Music Marching Band Saxophone Endowment

Established in 2011 by Stan Shuman to support scholarship awards for saxophone students ...

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Dance Program

Supports the Dance program at the School + Theatre and Dance

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David Snedeker “Big Boom” Drum Line Scholarship

To provide an annual scholarship for an outstanding student in the drum line of the Gator Band provided through the generous support of...

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Digital Worlds Institute Unrestricted

Supports general operations of the Digital Worlds Institute.

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Dorothy Reaves String Scholarship

Supports music scholarships in the string area

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Dr. Albert F. C. “Doc” Wehlburg Scholarship

Supports annual scholarship for undergraduate students studying theatre

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Dr. John Graham-Pole Scholarship for Arts in Medicine

Support for students pursuing a certificate or degree in the Center for Arts in Medicine at the University of Florida.

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Dr. Richard L. Green Scholarship for Excellence in Theatre

In recognition for the long standing tenure and service to the UF School of Theatre and Dance, this scholarship established by his ...

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E. Robert Langley Scholarship Fund

Supports scholarship for students in School of Art + Art History who also intern at the Samuel P....

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Edith P. Pitts Music Scholarship

Supports scholarships in piano or peformance.

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Elizabeth Graham Fund for Opera

Support opera students for opera productions including, but not limited to, costumes, sets, scholarships, travel, guest artists, music,...

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Emily Anne Bell Scholarship for Excellence in Music

Support undergraduate scholarship awards or graduate fellowship awards for students majoring in music and music education.

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Emily Anne Bell Scholarship for Excellence in Music

Support undergraduate scholarship awards or graduate fellowship awards for students majoring in music and music education. Awards can,...

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Estelle and Martin Karlin Memorial Art Scholarship

The scholarship will provide undergraduate or graduate students with support for their research and creative activities within the ...

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Ethel L. Ingraham Theatre Scholarship Fund

Supports scholarships for undergraduate theatre students

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Friends of Art and Art History

Support projects and programs of the Friends of Art + Art History and the School of Art + Art History.

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Friends of Music

Provides general assistance to the School of Music

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Friends of Music Endowment

Supports music enrichment and scholarships.

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Friends of Music Scholarship

Supports scholarships for incoming freshmen

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Friends of Theatre & Dance Membership

Become a Friend of Theatre + Dance by giving to the Friends of Theatre + Dance Membership fund.

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Friends of Theatre and Dance

Provides general support for the School of Theatre + Dance

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Friends of Theatre and Dance Scholarship Fund

Supports graduate and undergraduate scholarships to students of the School of Theatre and Dance.

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Friends of Theatre and Dance Scholarship/Fellowship Endowment

Supports scholarships/fellowship awards for undergraduate and graduate students in the School of...

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Gary Langford 50th Anniversary Fund

Fall 2021 marks legendary Gator Band Director Gary Langford's 50th Anniversary with the University of Florida. To honor Gary's 50 years...

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Gary Langford Endowment

Support scholarships for jazz studies students in School of Music

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Gary Libby Art History Awards

Supports undergraduate and graduate student scholarship, research, and writing in the School of Art + Art History.

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Gary R. Libby Gallery Endowment

Support the University Galleries. The spendable income from the Fund shall be used to support undergraduate teaching, research, ...

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Gator Band Alumni

Your contribution to the Gator Band program supports the greatest needs for the Pride of the...

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Gator Band Marching Field Fund

Supports the Marching Band and the Marching Band field

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Gator Marching Band Student Fund

Support the needs of Gator Marching Band students at the discretion of the Gator Band Director.

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Gatorette Support Fund

Support members of the Gatorettes to offset the personal costs of performance costumes for the Gatorette team, which are part of the ...

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Gatortones Geraldine Ledoux Scholarship Fund

Supports activities of Gatortones, student cabaret group in the Musical Theatre program.

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George F. and Hazel Z. Baughman Endowment

Hazel Z. and George F. Baughman, M.D., created this fund in 1996 in conjunction with the ...

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George W. Tedder, Jr. and Susan Heald Tedder Scholarship Fund

Supports outstanding graduate students in choral music or voice and undergraduate students in voice.

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Grinter Gallery Endowment Fund

Supports art galleries at Linton E Grinter Hall

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Grissom Trombone Award

Provides annual award to a trombone student to attend international trombone festival.

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Harold Garde Studio Art Scholarship

Support scholarship based on excellence in studio art within the School of Art + Art History.

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Health through Fitness and Dance Fund

Provide support for instructors and activities providing education and community outreach for fitness and dance through the UF Center ...

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Hiram Williams Art Scholarship Fund

Supports scholarship for student majoring in painting

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Hohns Comedic Arts Fund

To support comedy programs in the College of the Arts.

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In Honor of Retired Faculty Scholarship

Supports scholarship for undergraduate and graduate theatre and dance majors.

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International Piano Festival

Supports the UF Piano Program and the International Piano Festival.

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International Theatre Production Program

Supports all aspects of International Theatre Program including scholarships, travel, administrative...

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Jack and Cherie Fine Music Faculty Research Fund

Supports faculty research, scholarship and creative activities related to strings and chamber music.

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James Glenn Connor Choral Music Scholarship Fund

Supports a rising junior music major in any of the School of Music's choral ensembles. Selection...

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James J. Rizzi Scholarship

James Rizzi, born in Brooklyn, NY, began working on his three-dimensional construction process ...

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James W. Van Horn Music Fund

Supports students with proficiency in chorale singing, composing, and/or conducting