Undergraduate Admissions - Ambassador Merit Scholarship (Out of State/International Students Only)

Undergraduate Admissions Ambassador Scholarship – Out of State/International Students Application.

To be considered, students must submit a completed scholarship application no later than March 26. A complete application includes having received the required two letters of recommendation by this date.

To enter the competition, a student must:

  • Be enrolled as a high school student progressing normally toward completion of high school and planning to enroll full-time in college following the completion of high school;
  • Admitted to Early Fall/Fall 2023 terms by March 26, 2023;
  • Be a citizen of the United States, a U.S. lawful permanent resident or an international student with intention of receiving the F-1 visa to study in the United States
  • Meet minimum scholarship requirements-
  • 4.0 GPA (weighted)
  • 1280 SAT or 27 ACT

Questions- please e-mail scholarships@fiu.edu or call 305.348.0349.

Supplemental Questions
  1. “The secret of our success is that we never, never give up.” – Wilma Mankiller. In 500 words or less, tell us about a period when you were unsuccessful at something. What were the circumstances at that point in time? How did you respond to failure? What did you learn from it?
  2. Please submit TWO letters of recommendation. The scholarship committee will read and review each letter of recommendation thoroughly so make sure you are putting forth the best representation of you!
    • Please enter the name and e-mail address of reference provider 1.
    • Please enter the name and e-mail address of reference provider 2.