Student Propeller Club

The purpose of the Student Port program of The Propeller Club of the United States is to develop an appreciation of the importance of the American merchant marine by the young men and women who, in a comparatively few years, will take their places in the business and industrial world.

Members of the Student Ports are pursuing courses in naval architecture, marine engineering, international trade, transportation and related subjects.

The Propeller Club Port of Jacksonville sponsors the Student Port at the University of North Florida (UNF).

Learn more about our Student Ports:

Propeller Club Transportation/Logistics Scholarship – UNF
The Propeller Club Transportation/Logistics Scholarship provides $1,000 to a qualified Propeller Club of Jacksonville Scholar in Transportation and Logistics. Requirements include:

  • Declare a major in Transportation & Logistics
  • Enrolled as a Junior or Senior
  • Maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Be a member of the Transportation & Logistics Society (Propeller Club Student Port of UNF)

First year membership benefit to qualifying graduates
A complimentary first year of membership in the Propeller Club of Jacksonville is offered to qualifying graduates of the University of North Florida (UNF) Transportation & Logistics Society / Student Port program. Individual club membership in the Propeller Club of Jacksonville is based on the calendar year (Jan. 1 – Dec. 31).

To apply for this benefit, graduates should:

  1. Fill out the Membership Application here:
  2. In the “referring club member” field, enter the following phrase: Student Port Member
  3. Your application will be reviewed by the Propeller Club of Jacksonville Executive Board and UNF Transportation & Logistics Flagship Associate Director Lynn Brown.
  4. After review, you’ll be notified about your qualification status.

For more information about the UNF Student Port, please contact:

Lynn Brown, CTL
Associate Director
UNF Coggin College of Business
Transportation & Logistics Flagship Program
Phone: (904) 620-1961

Mike Sheklin
Seaworthy Industries, LLC
Phone: 904-219-1247

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