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FAU Broward Specific Scholarships

The following scholarships are for students taking courses at the FAU Broward campuses. For more information about scholarships or about how you can support FAU, please contact Derek Phillips, Associate Director of Student Financial Aid, at 954-236-1229.

The Hundred Club of Broward County, Inc.
Scholarship Fund

The Hundred Club of Broward County, Inc.

The Hundred Club of Broward County, Inc. established a scholarship to assist in paying for the educational-related expenses of full-time and part-time degree seeking students making satisfactory academic progress by maintaining a minimum grade point average of 2.0 while enrolled at FAU.

 

Recipients must be:

  • dependent spouses and children of law enforcement officers/firefighters/peace officers who while in the employ of the political Subdivision of Broward County, or while in the employ of any other political subdivision of the State of Florida, located in Broward County, Florida, or while in the employ within the geographical limits of Broward County, or while acting officially with proper authority for other persons or organizations located in Broward County, Florida, have lost their lives in the line of duty;

  • dependent spouses and children of persons who, though not members of the classes of persons described previously, have lost their lives as a result of their activities in defending, protecting or assisting any of the said persons in the performance of their duties and any of the previously described persons and their dependent spouses and children, who has been adjudged permanently disabled by reason of injuries sustained while acting in the line of duty or while defending, protecting or assisting any members of said classes in the performance of their duties.

Recipients may also be the dependent, spouse or child of a living able bodied Broward County law enforcement officer/firefighter/peace officer or dependent spouse and child of a Veteran killed in the line of duty. Student must submit proof of their relationship as a dependent spouse or child of law enforcement office/firefighter/peace officer/ veteran or qualified individual killed or disabled while providing assistance to the fore mentioned persons.

Application Deadline: Due on August 20th for the Fall semester, and January 20th for the Spring semester.


Broward Vision Scholarship

The Broward Vision Scholarship offers scholarships to both current and incoming undergraduate students. Awards are on merit and demonstrated financial need. The purpose of this scholarship is to provide assistance to students in purchasing books, provide tuition relief and other education related expenses.

Applicants may be a U.S. citizen, eligible noncitizen or an international student. Applicant must be admitted to the university as a degree seeking student and be in good academic standing with a minimum 2.5 GPA. Students must be enrolled for at least 50 percent of their credit hours on an FAU Broward campus. Students must be enrolled at least half-time, 6 credits undergraduate or 5 credits graduate in order to receive funding from this program. Awards start at a minimum of $500 awarded in the Fall and Spring semesters only.

Application Deadline: Due on August 20th for the Fall semester, and January 20th for the Spring semester.


LINK Scholarship

Limited awards of $2,000 per year to LINK participants. A minimum 3.0 GPA is required. Renewable for up to two years while a full-time student at FAU. A scholarship application is not required for this award, however, students must be registered in the LINK Transfer Success Program, have a minimum GPA of 3.0, and meet with their LINK Advisor at least two times prior to transferring for consideration.

Applicants will also need to submit an essay of no more than 300 words, stating how you plan to make a difference in your career field with your FAU degree. Essays should be sent to admissions@fau.edu.

Out-of-State Tuition Waiver

These awards are for transfer students paying out-of-state tuition. Students must be taking at least 50% of coursework on a FAU Broward Campus including campuses in Davie, Fort Lauderdale and Dania Beach.

Newly admitted student must have a minimum 3.5 GPA and current students must have a 3.3 FAU cumulative GPA. Students must be registered for Fall 2020 classes prior to applying.

Application Deadline: Due on December 22nd for the Spring semester, on April 22nd for the Summer semester, and on August 10th for the Fall semester. For more information, contact Broward Admissions at admissions@fau.edu.