Scholarships

Depan International Freshman Student Scholarship – Award of $2,000 per year for a first-time-in-college freshman entering FAU on a student or scholar visa. Includes a non-resident tuition fee waiver. Renewable up to four years contingent on maintaining a 3.2 GPA at FAU and full-time enrollment.

Depan Merit Recognition Scholarship – Awards of $200 non-renewable, offered to any student who was ,in their senior year of high school, a National Merit, National Achievement or National Hispanic Scholarship Scholar, Finalist or Semifinalist and who enters FAU after previously enrolling and completing credits at another institution of higher education.

FAU Presidential Scholarship – Awards of $3,000 per year for first-time-in-college freshmen with a high school academic average of 3.5/4.0 and an SAT-I of 1270 or an ACT of 28. Renewable up to four years based on academic achievement.

M. Brenn Green Scholarship – Two renewable awards of $1,000 per year to first-time-in-college freshmen majoring in one of the following areas: Anthropology, Criminal Justice, Economics, Geography, Health Administration, Political Science, Social Psychology, Social Work or Sociology. Renewable up to four years based on academic achievement and completion in one of the areas above.

Martin Luther King Award – Awards of $2,350 per year for first-time-in-college freshmen who meet the academic requirements for admission to FAU and demonstrate financial need. Renewable up to four years based on academic achievement. To determine eligibility, students must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Martin Luther King Scholar Award – Awards of $2,500 per year for first-time-in-college freshmen with a 3.0 GPA and 1100 on the SAT-I or 25 on the ACT

National Merit Scholar – Awards of $5,000 per year are offered to qualified students named as National Merit Scholars by the National Merit Scholarships Corporation (NMSC). Candidates are selected by NMSC according to PSAT results. Documentation of selection as recipient is required. Renewable up to four years.

National Merit/Achievement/Hispanic-Scholarship Finalist – Awards of $4,000 per year are offered to qualified students named as Finalists by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) or National Hispanic Scholar Recognition Program (NHSRP), the College Board. Candidates are selected by NMSC or NHSRP according to PSAT results. Documentation of selection as “Merit” recipient is required. Renewable up to four years based on academic achievement.

National Merit/Achievement/Hispanic-Scholarship Semifinalist – Awards of $3,000 per year renewable up to four years based on academic achievement, for qualified students.