The Suss Family Endowment has been established to support scholarships for students in the Innovation Academy who are pursuing a degree from either the Warrington College of Business or the College of Journalism and Communications.
Richard Suss CFP®, Executive Director of UBS Wealth Management Americas in Miami, graduated from the Warrington Business School at the University of Florida, having earned a B.S. degree in Business Administration, and was inducted into the leadership honorary, Florida Blue Key. Dawn Suss, a graduate from the University of South Florida with a B.A. degree in Advertising, is a Media Sales Account Manager at WFLX Fox 29 in West Palm Beach. The Suss Family are members of the UF Parent & Family Leadership Council since 2018.
The first scholarship will be awarded in the spring of 2021, and then each year in perpetuity thereafter to one IA Business or Journalism & Communications student, as a non-recurring gift to be awarded annually via a selection process managed by the Innovation Academy.
Students enrolled in the Innovation Academy are eligible to apply for the scholarship upon meeting the following criteria:
To apply for the academic scholarship students must complete the scholarship application and submit it electronically via the website. The application is found below during the open period only (Jan 15 - Mar 15).
The application includes:
2021 Daryl Sutherland
2022 Saryn Taylor