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University of South Florida-Main Campus

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The University of South Florida, also known as USF, is a member institution of the State University System of Florida and a public research university located in Tampa, Florida, USA. Founded in 1956, USF is the fifth largest in the state of Florida, with a total enrollment of 40,111 as of 2013. USF has an autonomous campus in St. Petersburg, and branch centers in Sarasota and ].

USF is classified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as a "very high research" institution, and is one of only three universities in Florida to hold this highest level of classification. In its 2010 ranking, the Intellectual Property Owners Association placed USF 9th among all universities worldwide in the number of US patents granted. The university has an annual budget of $1.8 billion and an annual economic impact of $3.7 billion. In a ranking compiled by the National Science Foundation, USF has the 50th highest research expenditure in the United States and in the state of Florida only trails the University of Florida.

Twenty USF graduate programs are ranked in the top 100 of the 2012 America’s Best Graduate Schools edition of U.S. News & World Report. USF is also one of the nation's top centers for the advancement in research of treatments for Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and Huntington's diseases.[dead link]

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4202 East Fowler Ave
Tampa, FL 33620-9951
(813) 974-2011

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Scholarships for Students in Florida

Name Amount Deadline
Floy Damon Award Varies Varies
Milo Smith (Good Gulfstream) Scholarship Varies Varies
H. Dean Rowe, FAIA Scholarship Varies Varies
AIA Bronze Medal Award - University of South Florida School of Arch. Varies Varies
AIA/AAF Henry Adams Medal Varies Varies
Eduardo Garcia Award Varies Varies
Clear Springs Scholarship in Urban/Community Design Varies Varies
John and Elizabeth Ackermann Scholarship Fund Varies Varies
Peter and Militza Artzybushev Scholarship Varies Varies
Joseph and Mary Barness Scholarship Varies Varies
Belden Scholarship Fund - University of S. Florida College of Medicine Varies Varies
Aaron Bram Medical Students Book Fund Varies Varies
Bryan Marc Dumais Memorial Scholarship Fund Varies Varies
Ruth and Frank C. Coleman Endowed Scholarship Varies Varies
General Scholarship Fund - USF, College of Medicine Varies Varies
Francis J. Flannery Medicine Award Varies Varies
Francis J. and Ina Grace McDougall Medical Scholarship Foundation Varies Varies
Rex Meighen Memorial Scholarship $1,500 Varies
Palm Beach County Medical Society Auxiliary Scholarship Varies Varies
Kiran and Pallavi Patel Scholarship in Medicine Varies Varies
Kiran and Pallavi Patel Scholarship in Medicine Varies Varies
Susan O. Rassmussen Trust Fund Varies Varies
Donn L. Smith Charter Class Scholarship Varies Varies
Southern Medical Association Medical Student Scholarship - USF CoM $500 Varies
HRSA Scholarship for Disadvantaged Students Varies Varies