Ruth Hamilton Make a Difference Scholarship
The Ruth Hamilton Make A Difference Scholarship provides funds to FIU students participating in unpaid internships at the local, national and international level.
This award is for Spring 2020. Students must submit all documentation by the deadline in order to be considered.
• FIU – fully admitted undergraduate, degree-seeking student
• U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident or aid eligible non-citizen (F-1 Visa etc.)
• Submission of an official offer letter for the internship (with your name, start and end dates, specifying it is unpaid)
• Submission of a one page resume
• Submission of a 500 word essay describing how the internship will help you reach your career goals. Please put your name and Panther ID at the top of the essay.
Students receiving an award will be expected to write a “thank you” note or letter to the benefactor within 30 days of the conclusion of the internship.