FIU Ambassador Merit International Awards in USA is open for international students. The scholarship is for candidates interested in undergraduate level program in any field of study at the Florida International University, Florida, United States of America.
The scholarship application will run through till the 31st of January, 2021. All applicants are to submit their application before the said deadline for consideration.
About Florida International University
The Florida International University was founded in 1965 is a prestigious public research university situated in University Park, Miami, Florida. On record, it is the first and only institution in South Florida to achieve the “Emerging Preeminence” designation by the Florida Legislature.
The University focuses o student success and is ranked among the top 50 national public university by Washington Monthly. Florida is one of the top states for higher education in the United States courtesy of Florida International University. The FIU’s committed to provide students real opportunities.
The FIU Ambassador Merit International awards in the USA is open for International students in an undergraduate program in any of the department course of study at Florida International University. It offers partial funding of up to 75% of the tuition fees.
Application deadline is 31st January 2021.
The FIU Ambassador Merit International Awards provides 75% tuition fees and books to successful scholarship candidates for the 2020/2021 academic session.
The following criteria must be met be applicants:
- Students must be enrolled as a high school student progressing normally towards completion of high school with the plan to enroll full time in college following completion of high school.
- Applicants must be a citizen of the United States, a U.S lawful permanent resident, or an international student with an intention of receiving the F-1 visa to study in the United States.
How to Apply for FIU Ambassador Merit International Awards in the USA
Applicants are to take admission in the undergraduate degree coursework at the Florida International University, and proceed to apply through their MyFIU portal.
Applicants are required to submit the following documents: Pre-qualification degree, copies of academic transcript, certificates of English language and proficiency, a statement, and a copy of passport.
Admission requirement includes: minimum scholarship GPA of 4.0 and 1280 SAT score or 27 ACT. this may vary according to program.
Also, Foreign students of the non-English speaking countries must take an English proficiency test and earn 550 paper-based, 80 internet-based on TOEFL or 6.5 on IELTS.