Florida International University

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Miami, FL

University Website:  www.fiu.edu/
Apply Online:  onestop.fiu.edu/

Florida International University (FIU) is an American public research university in Greater Miami, Florida, in the United States, with its main campus in University Park in Miami-Dade County. Florida International University is classified as a top-tier Research University with high research activity by the Carnegie Foundation, and is a first-tier research university as designated by the Florida Legislature. Founded in 1965, FIU is the youngest university to be awarded a Phi Beta Kappa chapter by the Phi Beta Kappa Society, the country's oldest academic honor society.

FIU is one of Florida's primary graduate research universities, and awards over 3,400 graduate and professional degrees annually. The university offers 191 programs of study with more than 280 majors in 23 colleges and schools. FIU offers many graduate programs, including architecture, business administration, engineering, law, and medicine, offering 81 master's degrees, 34 doctoral degrees, and 3 professional degrees.

FIU is the largest university in South Florida, the 2nd-largest in Florida, and the 7th-largest in the United States. Total enrollment in 2012 was 50,394 students, including 14,177 graduate students, and 2,974 full-time faculty with over 180,000 alumni around the world. In 2012, FIU's research expenditure was $104.6 million, with an endowment of $140 million. The university has an annual budget of $1.07 billion.

FIU has the lowest admissions rate amongst Florida public universities, making admissions into the university very competitive. Since 2007, more valedictorians from South Florida choose to attend FIU than any other university in the country. As Miami's public research university, competition to enroll at FIU has heightened as more students apply each year.

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Florida International University College Scholarships

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Minority Teacher Education Scholarship

Florida Fund for Minority Teachers

$4,000 August 01, 2024 See Details
 

Minority Teacher Education Scholarship

Florida Fund for Minority Teachers

award

$4,000

deadline

August 01, 2024
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Balanced Man Scholarship - Florida International University

Sigma Phi Epsilon - Florida International University

Up to $3,000 August 18, 2024 See Details
 

Balanced Man Scholarship - Florida International University

Sigma Phi Epsilon - Florida International University

award

Up to $3,000

deadline

August 18, 2024
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HACU-IES Abroad Scholarship

Institute for the International Education of Students (IES Abroad)

Up to $5,000 Varies See Details
 

HACU-IES Abroad Scholarship

Institute for the International Education of Students (IES Abroad)

award

Up to $5,000

deadline

Varies
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Out And Proud LGBTQIA+ Scholarship

Florida International University

$1,000 Varies See Details
 

Out And Proud LGBTQIA+ Scholarship

Florida International University

award

$1,000

deadline

Varies
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FIU Gold and Blue Scholarship

Florida International University

Up to $24,000 November 01, 2024 See Details
 

FIU Gold and Blue Scholarship

Florida International University

award

Up to $24,000

deadline

November 01, 2024
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Benacquisto Scholarship Program

Florida Department of Education

100% of tuition Varies See Details
 

Benacquisto Scholarship Program

Florida Department of Education

award

100% of tuition

deadline

Varies
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HRSA Scholarship for Disadvantaged Students

Health Resources And Services Administration

Varies Varies See Details
 

HRSA Scholarship for Disadvantaged Students

Health Resources And Services Administration

award

Varies

deadline

Varies
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