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Kirby Scholarship Creates Lasting Legacy

Thursday July 5, 2012
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A new scholarship fund will provide scholarships for legal studies students in perpetuity, thanks to a generous gift to UCF from Associate Dean Pamela Kirby.

Valuing Education

Thursday February 16, 2012
Alumnus Victor Petris recently chose to honor his experience as a student and the value he places on education with a very generous gift to the college.

VHB MillerSellen Establishes Urban and Regional Planning Scholarship

Friday February 11, 2011
VHB MillerSellen has donated $25,000 to the University of Central Florida to establish an endowed scholarship in urban and regional planning.

New Scholarship to Honor Jennifer Kesse

Friday January 21, 2011
Jennifer Kesse’s parents have established a scholarship in honor of their daughter, a UCF graduate who went missing five years ago this month.

Gift Aids Health Care Informatics Program

Thursday June 17, 2010
CompuTech City, a health information technology company based in Casselberry, Fla., and its California-based partner, SuiteMed, have donated software and technical support valued at more than $2.2 million to UCF’s master’s degree program in health care informatics.

Gift Aids Health Care Informatics Program

Monday April 12, 2010
NCG Medical, an Electronic Health Records (EHR) company based in Central Florida, has donated software and technical support valued at $1.25 million over five years to the University of Central Florida.

Fottlers Establish Endowed Scholarship Fund

Wednesday March 3, 2010
The Dr. Myron D. Fottler and Carol A. Fottler Endowed Scholarship Fund will help students in the health services administration master’s degree program and in the health administration specialization of the Doctoral Program in Public Affairs.

Nirvana Health Services Establishes Scholarship in Physical Therapy, Nursing at UCF

Wednesday February 17, 2010
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Recognizing the importance of nurses and physical therapists and the role they play in health care, Nirvana Health Services has established a $25,000 endowed scholarship at UCF.

NCG Medical Scholarship Supports Informatics Students

Wednesday September 9, 2009
Altamonte Springs, Fla.–based NCG Medical Systems Inc. has established a $10,000 scholarship available to students enrolled in the new master's degree program in health care informatics.

George Desalvia Memorial Golf Tournament Raises Money for Student Scholarships

Saturday May 30, 2009
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This year's golf tournament raised $9,020 for the scholarship, which will be awarded for the first time this fall.


The health care informatics master's program at UCF really helped me connect with the industry, meet people at conferences and sit for the most-desired certification exams."
— Michael Neimann M.S. in health care informatics ('14)
My internship with the District 9 Medical Examiner’s Office was one of the greatest experiences of my life. I gained an excellent understanding of the medical examiner’s office and the criminal justice field in general."
— Adam Stubley B.S. in criminal justice, criminal profiling certificate ('11)
UCF provides its physical therapy students with an excellent education and prepares them to work in the most challenging of settings."
— Jamie Dyson Rehabilitation Supervisor, Orlando Regional Medical Center
UCF's program provided me the opportunity to expedite my student experience while attaining practical experience working within local health systems."
— Daniel Barr V.P. at National Children's Hospital; M.S. in health sciences, health services administration track ('04)
My master's education helped me see the big picture of the nonprofit industry. UCF showed me how to see the different fundraising tools within the Central Florida area."
— Krysti Griffith Executive Director of Growth from Grief; Master of Nonprofit Management ('12)
The course opened my eyes to grant writing ... I learned a great deal and you [Barbara Howell] are truly an excellent instructor."
— Deborah Reith Master of Public Administration student who secured a $10,000 federal grant through a course project; B.S. in criminal justice ('86)
The skills I learned during my time at UCF are what made my transition to law school so seamless."
— Jacqueline Iaquinta Touro Law Center student; B.S. in legal studies ('10)
As an inaugural graduate of the M.R.A. program at UCF, I can attest to the outstanding curriculum developed for research administrators. "
— April Heyward Post Award Services Coordinator, University of South Carolina; Master of Research Administration ('13)
It was at UCF that I first learned many of the skills that I’ve since honed, including mapping with GIS software - an ability I found invaluable to my search for internships, graduate-level coursework, and employment."
— Richard "Ben" Hagen Research and Communications Associate, New Economy Project, New York City; B.S. in public administration ('10)
I am excited to be able to give back to the program that invested so much in me. It is truly and honor and a privilege."
— Carlos Gual Instructor of Athletic Training; B.S. in athletic training ('09)
The faculty advisor [at my medical school] was amazed that I had the opportunity to truly participate in the full spectrum of research as an undergraduate. "
— Chase Cavayero, medical student at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicince, B.S. in health sciences - pre-clinical ('13) 
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