Harvey L. Young Family Foundation Scholarship

The Harvey L. Young Family Foundation scholarship is open to all eligible Honors College students. Students must be either an entering or current Honors College student in good standing (minimum 3.3 cumulative GPA) with demonstrated need. The student must have a history of outstanding academic performance, and provide evidence of motivation, character, and potential. The student must also be a Florida resident; be a citizen of the United States, a U.S. lawful permanent resident.

Awarded for the Fall 2024-Spring 2025 Academic year.
Scholarships are renewed each year provided that the recipient remains a full-time Honors College student in good standing, makes satisfactory progress towards a bachelor’s degree, maintains a 3.3 cumulative GPA at FIU, and that funds are available in the Foundation.
Students must Fulfill annual Honors College engagement and service requirements.

Questions- contact the Office of Scholarships at scholarships@fiu.edu.

Honors College
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please provide a short personal statement describing your educational and careers goals, and your financial need.
  2. Please upload a current resume that provides educational and professional background information
  3. All applicants must submit an essay/personal statement 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.
  4. How would receiving this scholarship benefit you?
  5. Are you or will you be a first generation college graduate in your family?