TO:                         All Graduate Deans, Graduate Faculty, Graduate Coordinators, Graduate Staff, and Graduate Students


FROM:                  Dr. Tyisha Hathorn

Director, Office of Graduate Minority Programs, The Graduate School


RE:                          Doctoral Student Funding Opportunity - 2016-2017 UF/Santa Fe College Faculty Development Project


DATE:                    Monday, May 23, 2016


Please be advised that the UF/SFC Development Project  is due on June 10th, 2016.


UF/SFC Development Project:


The UF/SFC Development Project is a partnership between the University of Florida and local Santa Fe College that aims to increase faculty diversity at SFC, while providing minority and underrepresented doctoral students at UF with valuable teaching experience. Participants teach three courses per year at SFC and assist in its recruitment and retention of minority and underrepresented students. This program pays tuition, fees and a stipend, an award that may be funded for a maximum of four years. Participants must be US citizens who have a master’s degree in an approved field. The application deadline for this program falls in the spring of each year. To be considered for this award applicants must complete the UF/SFC Development Project application and the Santa Fe College Employment application and submit them to the Office of Graduate Minority Programs.



Santa Fe College Employment Application Process:  All applicants must submit a Santa Fe application, a letter of interest, updated resume, three current letters of recommendation that speak to the applicant’s teaching experience or potential for same, and official transcripts of all college work. Unofficial transcripts will be accepted for review purposes only.  Candidates should be aware that official transcripts will be required prior to any offer of employment.  A background check will be conducted.

UF/SFC Development Project application Process: UF/SFC Development Project Application

For more information, e-mail the UF Office of Graduate Minority Programs at [log in to unmask].

Application Deadline Extended: June 10th, 2016