Please review the available undergraduate and graduate scholarships below or search for scholarships here.
For more information please contact the appropriate department.
*** Students must have already completed at least one semester at FAU before applying for General Scholarships ***
The scholarships awarded shall be for one academic year to support up to seven science students in the Fall, and up to seven students in the Spring or so long as is required to identify appropriate candidates, but may be renewed upon the availability of funding and satisfactory progress by the recipient. The recipients of this scholarship shall be determined in accordance with the following criteria:
This fund provides scholarships in Mathematics and Science for undergraduate and graduate students.
The scholarships are awarded to support science students with demonstrated financial need. The recipients of this scholarship shall be determined in accordance with the following criteria
Purpose: This scholarship will provide support for student research materials that are not covered by grants or other institutional funds. Salary, travel, and computer equipment will not be supported.
Criteria: Available to any student of good standing in a graduate program in the Charles E. Schmidt College of Science who is conducting research under the supervision of an FAU faculty member. This scholarship is merit-based and does not require financial aid eligibility (FAFSA not required).
The scholarship will provide financial assistance to Charles E. Schmidt College of Science seniors enrolled at the Boca Campus who demonstrate academic excellence, financial need, and a commitment to become scholars and ambassadors that represent the marine science program at Florida Atlantic University.
Carey and Rosamond Jackson Memorial Scholarship in the amount of $1,000.00.
James P. and Eloise M. Latham Scholarship in Geography and Related Fields
The Chinese Association of Science-Education-Culture (CASEC) Scholarship Fund.
Isaac Shur Undergraduate Scholarship
Calculus Sequence Scholarship
Leanne and Spyros Magliveras Undergraduate Award
Julio Bastida Endowed Scholarship Fund
Excellence in Physics Scholarship
Florida Atlantic University is a founding member of the Latin American and Caribbean Consortium of Engineering Institutions and has established scholarships for international students who are citizens of Latin America and the Caribbean (excluding Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands). These scholarships are extended to qualifying students in the College of Science. In order to qualify, students must be fully admissible to FAU under existing criteria for graduate programs and meet other standards:
Complete FAU admissions form and pay its application fee prior to applying for this scholarship (see www.fau.edu/academic/gradstud/grad.htm )
A minimum of 3.0 (out of 4.0) Grade Point Average (GPA).
GRE and TOEFL scores required by the program to which student is applying
Full-time status is required (9 credits per semester for graduate students during the Fall and Spring semesters. 6 credits in the Summer semester OR if fewer credits, the appropriate full-time status paperwork must be filed each semester).
The applicant seeking a Master’s must be in the thesis option with the goal of continuing to pursue a Ph.D.
The award is an established scholarship that is offered on the basis of existing policies and guidelines, and the selection process is open and competitive. Details of the FAU LACCEI scholarship are as follows:
The College commits to financial support for the duration of the student’s degree program, as long as the student remains in full-°©‐‑time status and in good standing.
A LACCEI Scholarship of $1,500 per year ($500 paid per semester).
The Student will be considered a Florida Resident for tuition purposes only, under the provisions of Section 1009.21 (10) (e) of the Florida Statutes.
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NSF LEARN™ Program
LEARN™ is a program for transfer students that focuses on the academic success of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) students. By working with on-campus partners, LEARN™ provides a select group of 20 transfer students with an inquiry-based and hands-on educational experience through learning about and conducting research. Accepted students will receive a $500 scholarship in the fall and an additional $1,500 scholarship in the spring if a research position has been secured. All LEARN™ students receive priority registration. Specifically, students will participate in the following:
To be eligible for the program, applicants must meet the following criteria:
For more information please contact
Dr. Xing-Hai Zhang
For a full list of Biology scholarships click here
Rosalyn E. Schonzeit Scholarship in Environment Studies
Lutz Memorial Scholarship
National Save the Sea Turtle Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded outstanding graduate students whose studies center on the ecology, evolution or behavior of marine organisms.
Dr. Cyril Parkanyi Graduate Research Memorial Scholarship Fund
Geosciences Graduate Student Endowed Scholarship Fund
Arthur Cayley Graduate Scholarship
Isaac Shur Graduate Scholarship
Leanne and Spyros Magliveras Graduate Award
Gus and Sharon Pearthree Math Graduate Scholars Award