Scholarships / Financial Aid

RESOURCE ROOM 1-238, in Student Services: Mon.-Thu. from 7:00a – 5:30p

If you have been accepted to FAMU to attend Fall 2019, there is a Scholarship/Stipend opportunity for you – APPLICATION DEADLINE is March 16, 2019. Application available HERE.


Select by MONTH applications are DUE for a full list of available local scholarships. Applications and additional information available in the Resource Room 1-238 in Student Services.

  • Scholarships DUE IN MARCH 2019 (updated 2/19/19)
  • Scholarships DUE IN APRIL 2019 (updated 3/6/19)
  • Scholarships DUE IN MAY 2019
  • Searchable table showing all local scholarships available at bottom of page
  • ACADEMY SCHOLARSHIPS: There are (3) ASIM Scholarships available. Please see Mrs. Mandell for information. Copies of application also available in the Resource Room.
    • Environmental Scholarship $400
    • Biomedical Scholarship $400
    • Human & Life Science Stacey Bohaczyk Memorial Scholarship $400

Air Force Scholarship Opportunities Program – Sunday, March 24, 2019 1:00-3:00pm at the University of Central Florida. Flyer with details is HERE. Learn about Air Force Academy and AFROTC scholarship programs and application processes, meet current cadets! Map of UCF HERE.

(15) NEW National Scholarship Opportunities! Click HERE for a PDF that you can view with details and links to the applications. Deadlines range from March 15 to June 30. GREAT OPPORTUNITIES! Don’t miss out.

Federal & State Financial Aid

Florida Scholarship and Grant Programs


Bright Futures FAS-FMS Eligibility Requirements

FAFSA (Free Application for Financial Student Aid)


Do you receive free or reduced lunch? If so, you may qualify for:


If you qualify for the free and reduced lunch program, you are also eligible for ACT, SAT and college application fee waivers.


Scholarship & Funding Sites


Florida Trend’s NEXT Magazine (Prizes, Tips, Tools, Information) 

ESA Foundation (Various Florida Scholarships)  


Create profiles at these free search sites to find the perfect scholarships for you!

Big Future








Scholarship Monkey

Scholly (small monthly fee)

TFS Scholarships

 Are you a JUNIOR?  There are scholarships that YOU can apply for! 

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For applications, assistance with submissions or questions, please see: 

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LOCAL SCHOLARSHIPS - searchable table

Scholarship applications and additional information are available in the Resource Room 1-238, in Student Services.
***Refer to application for COMPLETE list of qualifications and submission requirements.***
3/22Alpha Phi Alpha Scholarship$1,000.00Male students only - all may apply but preference given to African-American and other minorities, minimum 3.0 GPA
3/22John Young History Maker Scholarship$2,500.00Award Celebration April 23 - mandatory if win.
3/25American Legion Riders Chapter 267 Scholarship$1,000.00Student should be child of an active military member, military veteran or a member of the ROTC. Submit application to Resource Room 1-238 by due date.
3/25Palmetto Club Scholarship$1,000.00Female students only
3/25Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Scholorship$1,000.00African-American male or female students only, minimum 3.0 GPA
3/27"Believing in Your Dreams" Scholarship - Vince Carter Foundation$1,500.00Applicant must have played basketball, volleyball, and/or been an active member of a high school band for at least two years of high school. Minimum 3.0 GPA
3/29Wanda and Janice Wilson Foundation Scholarship$500.00 per semester**In honor of former Mainland Teacher**
3/29Linda Crisp Scholarship$1,000.00Application may be submitted via email or regular mail.
3/29Vietnam Veterans of America - MSGT "JJ" Martin or SSG James D. Wilt Scholarships$500.00Student should be child or grandchild of a US Veteran (any era), or be a member of JROTC, CAP or SEA Cadet
4/01Darcy Akers Scholarship Fund4-Year Scholarship, amount variesApplicant must be in top 15% of class, by ranking.
4/01The Links, Inc. Scholarship$1,000.00African-American male or female students only, minimum 3.0 GPA.
4/01Florida Counselor Association - 2019 Scholarship$250.00Application and essay submitted on-line.
4/01Johnson Scholarship Foundation- Children of UPS employee/retiree$1,000-$10,000.00Applicant must be child of a UPS employee or retiree who lives in Florida. Online application available at:
4/1Ormond Beach Chamber of Commerce - Rob Ridder Scholarship Fund$1,000.00Applicant must be child of parent/legal guardian that is a member of the Ormond Beach Chamber of commerce.
4/5VASA Educational Scholarship$500.00Student pursuing a teaching career; application turned in to Guidance Counselor by due date
4/5VCCPTA - Volusia County Council PTA$1,000.00Minimum 3.0 GPA
4/5Kappa Alpha Psi - Black & White Ball ScholarshipTBAMale students only; Minimum 2.8 GPA un-weighted
4/15Johnson Scholarship Foundation - Students with Disabilities, attending a State UniversityTBD Annually/ up to 4-Year ScholarshipApplicant must have one (or more) of the disabling conditions listed on application, and must be planning to attend one of the 12 State Universities.
4/15Daytona Express Track Club Scholarship$500.00Applicant must have participated on Daytona Express Track Club, minimum 3.0 GPA.
4/15Anchor Group Scholarship$1,000.00 per year, up to 4-yearsApplicant must be in top 15% of class, by ranking.
4/15Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. - Gamma Lambda Zeta Chapter$1,000.00Minimum 3.0 GPA
5/1DSC Principal Award$500.00Minimum 2.0 GPA
5/1DSC: S-STAR (STEM) Scholarship$2,750.00 per semesterMinimum 3.0 GPA