Lucille E. Snaith Memorial Scholarship Endowment

The Lucille E. Snaith Memorial Scholarship Endowment is open to eligible Honors College students; however, priority consideration will be given to incoming freshmen. To be eligible, students must be either an entering or current Honors College student in good standing (minimum 3.3 cumulative GPA) and have financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office. Students must have a history of outstanding academic performance, and provide evidence of motivation, character, and potential. The student must also be a resident of Miami-Dade or Broward County and have U.S. citizenship.

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 Endowment.
Students must Fulfill annual Honors College engagement and service requirements.

Questions- contact the Office of Scholarships at

Honors College
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please upload a current resume that provides educational and professional background information
  2. 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.
  3. Please provide a short personal statement describing your educational and careers goals, and your financial need.
  4. Are you or will you be a first generation college graduate in your family?