2020 FAU Scholarships
FAU net price is at $13,427.00 per year and will likely continue climbing like all colleges around the U.S. There are various ways to combat the steep rises in college tuition, and scholarships can be a key ingredient in reducing the overall cost of Florida Atlantic University. FAU awards an average of $16,861.00 to each student, which can help alleviate some of the financial burden. However, most families will need to find other sources of funding to bridge the remaining tuition gap. In addition to the annual tuition, FAU students can expect to pay $N/A in housing costs and $N/A in meal plan costs - if you chose to live in the surrounding area of Boca Raton, then those costs could be even higher.
71% of full-time students receive local or institutional grants with an average award size of $8,635.00. Furthermore, 40% of students receive federal grants with an average amount of $5,041.00.
The numbers seem bleak and, truthfully, they are for most average American families. Luckily, the scholarships below are open to Florida Atlantic University students, with the goal of helping to afford a college education. Some scholarships may be specifically provided by FAU while others are open to FAU students, though not exclusive to Florida Atlantic University.
How much total award money and scholarships are available for Florida Atlantic University students?
There are 22 scholarships totaling $83,700.00 available to residents. You can easily browse through all 22 scholarships below.
What types of scholarships are available for Florida Atlantic University students?
Each scholarship below may have different requirements and guidelines. While some of the Florida Atlantic University scholarships can only be used for specific purposes, many of them can be used for all types of expenses including supplies, tuition, room and board and more. Furthermore, this list can include Florida Atlantic University study abroad scholarships, Florida Atlantic University transfer scholarships, and Florida Atlantic University merit scholarships.
Are these scholarships for FAU study abroad?
At least a few of these scholarships below can be put toward FAU study abroad. If the scholarship does not specify a specific purpose or use of funds, then it is most likely eligible. You can double-check with the scholarship provider to confirm.
What scholarships are available to FAU transfer students?
The ScholarshipPoints and Scholarship Owl scholarships, at least, are open to Florida Atlantic University transfer students and the funds can be put toward all types of expenses. FAU transfer students face the same financial pressures as normal students, and scholarships providers are well-aware of the need for FAU transfer scholarships.
Are these FAU scholarships limited by major?
You’ll need to check each scholarship’s own guidelines to determine if it is restricted to a specific major. However, most scholarships in this database are open to all students - some scholarships may only be open to certain students based on geographic criteria or areas of interest but they should be clearly marked. Whether you’re a nursing student, honors student, engineering major, or studying another discipline, chances are you’ll find at least 1 scholarship for you.
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$1,000 Easy Money Scholarship
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Rosewood Family Scholarship
Applicant must be a direct descendant of Rosewood families affected by the incidents of January 1923. Initial Student Florida Financial Aid Application is required for verification. Applicant must not owe a repayment or be in default under any state or federal grant, loan, or scholarship program unless satisfactory arrangements to repay...Learn More
Applicant must have a minimum 3.5 GPA and minimum combined SAT Reasoning score of 1920 in critical reading, math, and writing (composite ACT score of 29).Learn More
M. Brenn Green Scholarship
Applicant must be a first-time freshman who is majoring in one of the following areas: anthropology, criminal justice, economics, geography, health administration, political science, social psychology, social work, or sociology.Learn More
Depan International Freshman Transfer Student Scholarship
Applicant must be on a student or scholar visa. Selection is based upon academic achievement, English proficiency, and evidence of community service or activity. English proficiency and evidence of community service or activity are required.Learn More
Student Government Scholarship
Applicant must be a United States citizen or permanent resident who is seeking a four-year undergraduate or graduate degree part-time with a minimum 2.5 GPA. Letter of recommendation from instructor, employer, or advisor is required.Learn More
Transfer Educational Achievement Award (TEAA)
Applicant must be a minority student who is United States citizen or permanent resident with a minimum 3.0 GPA and transferring from a community college. FAFSA is required.Learn More
Florida Engineering Foundation Scholarship
Applicant must have minimum 3.5 GPA and minimum 600 math and 500 verbal SAT scores and be enrolled at one of four ABET accredited institutions in Florida. Applicant must submit a transcript and recommendation letter.Learn More
Martin Luther King Scholar Award
Applicant must be a first-time college student with a minimum 3.0 GPA and a minimum combined SAT Reasoning score of 1100 (composite ACT score of 25).Learn More
McKnight Doctoral Fellowships
Applicant must be an African-American or Hispanic student who holds a minimum of a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university. Awarded to applicants who intend to seek a Ph.D. degree in the disciplines of arts and sciences, mathematics, business, or engineering.Learn More