FIU CIARA Intern Scholarship

The Florida International University’s Center for Internet Augmented Research and Assessment (CIARA) Scholarship is open to undergraduate (or graduate) computer science and/or engineering students who participate in the center research projects developing and operating Software Defined Networks (SDN) to support research and education between the U.S., Latin America, the Caribbean, and Africa.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be enrolled as a full-time, degree-seeking student (12 credits undergraduate/9 credits graduate)
  • Current Undergraduate/Graduate FIU students in a computer science, engineering, or networking related curriculum
  • Must currently be participating in one of the CIARA students/internship programs
  • US citizen, permanent resident, or international student with GPA 3.0 or above

How to apply:

  • A completed applicant information form submitted online here: Application form (
  • A one-page statement of interest and intent, explaining what you have been studying/ researching in CIARA apprenticeship.