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Together We Can Build Futures

The Hicks Prep Club and Scholarship Program is an academic enrichment program for students grades 7 – 12. Program participants have the opportunity to apply for a scholarship to the University of North Florida to assist with the cost of tuition, fees, books and housing.

Hicks Prep Club

Through monthly meetings focused on test prep, life and employment skills, the Hicks Prep Club helps students prepare for higher education and career opportunities reach their fullest potential.

Active members of the Hicks Prep Club participate in special events including a mentoring program, social activities, volunteering and University of North Florida engagement. Additionally, active members are eligible for monetary incentives based on grades and program participation.

Meetings held at various sites. Pick your location and time.

Only required to attend once a month on a Tuesday.

1st Tuesday

HabiJax Main Office

40 E Adams St, Jax, FL 32202

From 5:30-6:30PM

2nd Tuesday

Southwind Villas Apt. Community Center

8711 Newton Rd, Jax, FL 32216

From 5:30 – 6:30 PM

3rd Tuesday

Victory Pointe Apt Community Center

6750 Ramona Blvd. Jax, FL 32205

From 5:30 – 6:30 PM

4th Tuesday

Join us Virtually via Zoom

From 7:00 – 8:00 PM

Click to Join

The Hicks Scholarship Program

Provided by David and Ann Hicks, the Hicks Scholarship helps bring higher education within reach by providing scholarship funds at the University of North Florida (UNF) to assist with the cost of tuition, fees, books and housing. Qualifying students can receive the financial support they need to complete their degrees with minimum student loans or other debts.

Scholarship Criteria

The Hicks Scholarship is awarded to students by UNF. Transfer students are also eligible for the Hicks Scholarship. To be considered, students must:

  • Currently or formerly reside in Jacksonville Housing Authority, Section 8, or HabiJax housing
  • Earn admission to UNF
  • Complete the FAFSA
  • Submit a Hicks Scholarship application

How to Apply

UNF considers admissions on a rolling basis. Upon University acceptance, qualifying students can apply for the Hicks Scholarship.

About UNF

The University of North Florida (UNF) provides its students with a broad array of quality undergraduate and graduate programs in the liberal arts and professional fields. UNF plays a vital role in the cultural, economic and civic life of Northeast Florida. Nationally ranked academics. Small classes and personalized attention. Affordable tuition. A beautiful campus. Division I athletics. A welcoming community and active student life. It’s all here at the University of North Florida. Become an Osprey!

For more information visit www.unf.edu

Contact UNF Admissions at 904.620.5555 or email: admissions@unf.edu.

For more information about the Hicks Prep Club or the Hicks Scholarship call 904-208-6661 or email hicks@habijax.org

Connect with Hicks Prep Club

Facebook: @Hicks.prep.3
Instagram: @Hicks.Prep.Club