Hospitality Transfer Scholarships: Broward College - Vietnam Spring 2021 Transfers

THIS SCHOLARSHIP IS FOR BROWARD COLLEGEVIETNAM TRANSFER STUDENTS ADMITTED TO THE UNDERGRADUATE HOSPITALITY PROGRAM BEGINNING IN SPRING 2021. If you were admitted or started in a previous semester, you are not eligible. If you are starting in a future Spring semester, please wait until the scholarship application for your start date opens. This award is expected to be offered each Spring semester. Students from any Broward College International Center starting in Summer or Fall should apply for the “Broward College International Centers Out-of-State Tuition Fee Waiver Application” through AcademicWorks at https://fiu.academicworks.com.

This limited, competitive scholarship awards up to $10,000 per student over a period of two years/four semesters of enrollment. The award will be disbursed each Spring and Fall semester in $2,500 increments for Broward College-Vietnam transfer students (i.e. non-Florida resident) with A.S./A.A. degree or at least 60 transferable credits. An overall 3.0 GPA is required to renew the award in future Fall/Spring semesters. THERE ARE TWO AWARDS AVAILABLE.

Student Eligibility requirements:
• Student must have been accepted to FIU as a Hospitality Management major, including
o Beverage Management
o Culinary Management
o Event Management
o Hospitality Management (no specific major)
o Hotel/Lodging Management
o Restaurant/Foodservice Management
o Travel & Tourism Management
• Student must have at least 2.75 GPA (as calculated by Admissions) and be a first-time transfer student to FIU with at least 60 transferable credits
• Student must be classified as out-of-state for tuition and residency purposes (international students are eligible)
• Student must enter FIU for their original entry date in Spring 2021 (i.e. award cannot be transferred for entry in a future semester) and must be registered full-time (at least 12 credit hours in each of their first two semesters)
• Student must maintain a 3.0 GPA at FIU for the award to be renewed for an additional three (3) semesters; this award is not available in Summer semesters

To apply, students should submit a scholarship application including:
• Student must write a 1 – 2 page essay discussing “Why you have chosen Hospitality and Tourism as a Career”
• Resume, including (1) work experience/industry experience, (2) previous awards/honors, and (3) service to your college and/or community

For questions about this scholarship opportunity, please contact Dawn Fagnan, Asst. Director of Enrollment and Recruitment Services, at (305) 919-4513 or fagnand@fiu.edu.

Award
$10,000
Deadline
11/01/2020
Supplemental Questions
  1. I hereby give permission to Florida International University to release any information concerning my records at the University that is necessary for the administration of the scholarship. I agree to allow the Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management to post my name, picture, and limited personal information (major, campus involvement information, etc.) on their website. I also acknowledge that this information may be used in press release(s) to appear in print and online publications. If awarded the scholarship, I agree to abide by the terms of the scholarship, including maintaining 3.0 GPA to receive future installments of my award.
  2. Please upload a 1-2 page essay on " Why you have chosen hospitality & tourism as a career"
  3. Please submit an updated resume with work experience, academic achievements, clubs/activities, community service, etc.
  4. Choose the option that best represents your career focus