Dates and Deadlines for 2016-2017 Scholars Aug.31, 2016: Make-up Orientation Session for new University Scholars Program scholars. April 27, 2016: Survey One due. This will be e-mailed to you the week before. Sept. 2, 2016: Deadline to complete the University Scholars profile 2016-2017 Form, and send your photo to Donna Jackson at email@example.com. To receive your fall stipend, you must complete the University Scholars profile form and submit your photo by Sept. 2, 2016. September 16, 2016: Stipend 1 ($750.00) processed for all USP Scholars. Note: Please be sure to set up direct deposit with the University of Florida. For instructions to set up direct deposit please click here. It could be up to two weeks before you see the disbursement in your bank account, so please be patient! January 6, 2017: Florida Opportunity Scholars disbursement form due for FOS Scholars only January 20, 2017: Stipend 2 ($1000) disbursed to Florida Opportunity Scholars ONLY Feb. 17, 2017: Deadline to apply for the Best Paper Award. Please go to the JUR website for details and to submit your paper. March 3, 2017: UF Research Symposium Abstracts due March 23, 2017: UF Undergraduate Research Symposium April 6, 2017: Deadline to meet the research paper requirement End of Semester (TBA) Survey Two due. This will be e-mailed to you the week before. April 20, 2017: Stipend 2 ($1000) processed for USP Scholars who are not Florida Opportunity Scholars. Note: It could be up to two weeks before you see this disbursed to your bank account via direct deposit.