Work-Life Balance Scholarships

The Work-Life Balance Scholarship was established in 2012 by a group of ISE young alumni who are passionate about the department and believe that students should have a balanced college experience. To these young alumni, positive social, academic, and leadership experiences contribute to success.

To promote their passion and believe, a $1,500 scholarship will be given annually to an ISE undergraduate student who:

  • is a sophomore, junior, or senior;
  • has made significant contributions toward improving ISE Department, College of Engineering, or University of Florida through leaderships and extracurricular activities;
  • excels academically (i.e., has high GPA);
  • understand the importance of having a positive social experience.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • An applicant must major in Industrial and Systems Engineering with an overall GPA of at least 3.0.
  • An applicant must enroll as a full-time ISE student in at least one fall or spring semester following the award of the scholarship.

Application Deadline: 5 PM on the last reading day of every spring semester.

To apply, complete and submit the form below. At end of the form, attach the following (as PDF or WORD documents):

  • An essay describing your experience, detailing your successes and how you have managed to balance a social life while excelling academically.
  • A copy of resume that includes a list of extracurricular activities while at University of Florida.
  • A copy of unofficial transcript from One.UF

Apply here then hit the “Add document” link to access the form