Recipients must be enrolled in FIU’s Honors College.
Students must be Hispanic-American or a person of Spanish culture with origins in Mexico, South America, Central America, of the Caribbean, regardless of race, as expressly authorized pursuant to the eligibility requirements set forth in Florida Statute 1009.72(5).
Preference will be given to students with a strong community service background
Please upload a current resume that provides educational and professional background information
Choose the ethnicity that best describes you:
Please provide a short personal statement describing your educational and careers goals, and your financial need.
Are you or will you be a first generation college graduate in your family?
All applicants must submit an essay/personal statement (2-page, double-spaced) in which you describe your career goals, reasons for choosing the profession, and where you would like to work in the future. Remember, this is often the best opportunity you have to speak directly to the scholarship review committee! Please check spelling and grammar carefully before submitting your essay. We recommend you compose the statement in a different word processing program and then paste it into this box. Must be a minimum of 1,000 words.