The Cathie Ponikvar Memorial scholarship is an annual $500 scholarship award given to an outstanding student leader living in the residence halls. The purpose of the scholarship is to increase awareness of the need to balance academic excellence with community involvement and leadership. Award recipients will have their name inscribed on the perpetual plaque located in the UF National Residence Hall Honorary office on campus. Any UF student may apply, if they meet the following criteria: 1. Minimum 3.0 cumulative UF GPA 2. Minimum of 3 semesters living in the residence halls (not including this semester) 3. Minimum of 3 semesters of involvement in the residence halls. 4. Must be in good standing with UF 5. Must be returning as a student for the Fall semester 6. Must be a full-time student (undergraduate or graduate)"