SGA Single Parent Scholarship

MINIMUM ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

  • Any undergraduate or graduate student who is a single parent or whose parent is a single parent
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Fully admitted degree-seeking student
  • Must be enrolled full-time (minimum 12 undergraduate/9 graduate credits during the term of award- Fall 2019 and Spring 2020)
  • Minimum undergraduate 3.0 GPA; graduate 3.3 GPA
  • Must include one (1) letter of recommendation on professional letterhead. Letter MUST be from teacher, professor, academic counselor or advisor who can attest to student’s academic potential, leadership qualities, and/or community service
  • Must be in good Judicial standing at the University
  • Scholarship will be awarded evenly between the Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 semesters

For additional information or questions please email scholarships@fiu.edu or call 305-348-0349.

Award
$1,000.00
Deadline
02/22/2019
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please request a letter of recommendation. Letter MUST be from a teacher, professor, academic counselor or advisor who can attest to student’s academic potential, leadership qualities, and/or community service.
  2. Is your parent a single parent?
  3. Are you currently a single parent?
  4. Single Parent Scholarship: Please provide tax forms as proof that student/parent is a single parent.