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IMPORTANT

Due the impact of Covid-19 on travel to italy, this year the J.J. Deiss Memorial Scholarships for Study in Rome will not be awarded.

In light of the Global Level 3 Health Advisory issued on 3-15 and the closure of Greek borders to non-EU citizens mandated today, 3-18, all awards for travel to Greece are also cancelled.

General Scholarships

Deadline for Submission EXTENDED to Monday, March 25, 2020
Link to Application Form

(NOTE: Applicants are encouraged to apply for MORE THAN ONE scholarship in order to maximize their chances of success)

  • CANTONIS AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN GREEK STUDIES
    An award for graduating seniors only ($1000)
  • PANHELLENIC SOCIETY OF GREATER OCALA SCHOLARSHIP
    Scholarship for a student in Modern Greek ($500)
  • ANGELOS LANGADAS JUNIOR YEAR. SCHOLARSHIP
    Scholarship for a Junior (next AY) in Greek Studies or Classics ($1000)
  • ANGELOS LANGADAS SENIOR YEAR SCHOLARSHIP
    Scholarship for a senior (next AY) in Greek Studies or Classics ($1000)
  • BILIRAKIS PREMED SCHOLARSHIP
    Scholarship for a student in the Premed Program ($1000)
  • BASIL MICHOPOULOS SCHOLARSHIP
    For a student in ancient or modern Greek language courses ($1000)
  • MARIA MAREES MEMORIAL WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP AWARD
    An award for undergraduate women’s leadership ($500)
  • GEORGE & LIBERTY PERRY ANCIENT GREEK LANGUAGE SCHOLARSHIP
    For a student pursuing ancient Greek language ($1000)
  • GEORGE & LIBERTY PERRY MODERN GREEK LANGUAGE SCHOLARSHIP
    For student pursuing modern Greek language ($1000)
  • GEORGE & LIBERTY PERRY HELLENIC CIVILIZATION SCHOLARSHIP
    For student taking course(s) in Contemporary Greek culture or the Classical World ($1000)
  • GEORGE AND LIBERTY PERRY LATIN AND THE GREEK TRADITION SCHOLARSHIP
    ($ 1000, for a student of Latin, at any level)
  • NICHOLAS AND KATIE KONTARIDIS MODERN GREEK BEGINNERS LANGUAGE SCHOLARSHIP
    For student currently enrolled in Beginning Modern Greek 1 or 2 ($1000)
  • NICHOLAS AND KATIE KONTARIDIS GREEK STUDIES SCHOLARSHIP
    For a student currently enrolled in a Greek Studies language or civilization Course ($1000)
  • LEE CHIMERAKIS SCHOLARSHIP IN GREEK STUDIES
    For a student currently enrolled in a Greek Studies language or civilization CoursePreference will be given to first generation college students who come from low income families. ($3000)

Summer Study in Greece Scholarships

Study abroad programs approved by UFIC and by CGS will be considered.

  • ANNA & PETE FELOS SUMMER STUDY IN GREECE ($2000)
  • ANGELO PODES SCHOLARSHIP FOR SUMMER STUDY IN GREECE ($2000)
  • GEORGE & LIBERTY PERRY SCHOLARSHIP FOR SUMMER STUDY IN GREECE ($2000)
  • ZAHARIS FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP FOR SUMMER STUDY IN GREECE ($1000)

Graduate Fellowships

Only Classics graduate students are eligible.

  • LANGADAS GRADUATE FELLOWSHIP
    A fellowship for graduate students in Classical Studies ($3,000)
    Applicants for  this fellowship should submit directly to the graduate coordinator Dr. Eleni Bozia a 500 word statement that explains what the study of ancient Greece has meant to them and how this scholarship will enhance their research.

Entering Students Awards

Offered in the Fall semester only.

For Freshmen taking Modern Greek (one for Beginning and one for Intermediate), or Greek Studies (any course with a CLA, CLT, or GMA prefix).

APPLICATION DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 5

  • NICHOLAS CASSAS $1000. SCHOLARSHIP
    For a student enrolling in a modern Greek language class
  • ANGELO LANGADAS $1000. SCHOLARSHIP
    For a student enrolling in a course in Greek Studies

How to apply?

  • Print the application form (available from the link at the top of this page), fill it, attach the statement and bring it in to the Classics office (125 Dauer Hall), post it to Mr. Ken Vandoren, Department of Classics, PO Box 117435, Gainesville, FL 32611-7435, or e-mail the application materials to CGS Director, Dr. Kostas Kapparis (kapparis@ufl.edu), with the keyword “Scholarship” in the subject. Please make sure that entire package reaches us by the due date, as the review process will begin shortly after the deadline