Date:     July 29th, 2014


To:          Graduate Deans, Department Chairs, Graduate Coordinators and Graduate Staff


From:   Dr. Tyisha Hathorn

                Associate Director of the Office of Graduate Minority Programs

                UF Graduate School


RE:          August 4: Deadline to Apply for Fall 2014 Graduate Supplemental Retention Award



The Graduate School is requesting your assistance in announcing the Fall Graduate Supplemental Retention Award Program.  


The Supplemental Retention Program (SRP) offers limited tuition assistance for UF students enrolled in a Ph.D .or MFA degree program who have no more than three semesters to completion, and have exhausted all opportunities for a fellowship, assistantship, or other College/Departmental funding. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.  The funding is designed to assist students with the completion of their degree programs by providing limited tuition assistance.   Information and applications are available on our website at


Deadline: Applications will be accepted until August 4, 2014.


If you have questions concerning the Supplemental Retention please contact Sarah Perry at [log in to unmask] or at 392-6444. Thank you for your assistance in this matter.


UF Graduate School

PO Box 115500

Phone:  352-392-6444

115 Grinter Hall

Fax:  352-392-3773

Gainesville, FL 32611-5500