ISSS International Student Scholarship

The FIU Office of International Student and Scholar Services is pleased to announce the ISSS International Student Scholarship for current international undergraduate students at Florida International University.

Awarded to undergraduate international students who meet all the eligibility criteria below:

  • Applicants must be current FIU international undergraduate students in a degree-seeking program
  • Applicants must have attended FIU for a minimum of two consecutive semesters at the time of application
  • Applicants must have at least two semesters left to complete their program at the time scholarship is awarded (Students graduating in Fall 2019 would not be eligible)
  • Applicants must have a cumulative grade point average 3.0 or higher
  • Applicants must be a non-immigrant F-1 student visa holder in good immigration standing

To apply, complete the online ISSS International Student Scholarship application, and include/upload the following documents:

  • A copy of your I-20
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation- one from a FIU faculty member, one from an FIU employee (mentor, advisor, employer)
  • One of the following:
    A 500-600 word essay on the topic of “What it means to be an international student at Florida International University”
    or A 3-4 minute video that on the topic of “What it means to be an international student at Florida International University”

For more information, contact (305) 348-0349, email scholarships@fiu.edu.

Award
Varies
Deadline
04/30/2019
Supplemental Questions
  1. A copy of your I-20
  2. Two (2) Letters of Recommendation
    • Letter of Recommendation from an FIU faculty
    • Letter of Recommendation from an FIU institutional employee (mentor, advisor, employer)
  3. Submit one of the following:
    • A 3-4 minute video on the topic of “What it means to be an international student at Florida International University”
    • A 500-600 word essay on the topic of “What it means to be an international student at Florida International University”