Multicultural Scholarship Program

Florida International University’s Department of Earth and Environment is offering Multicultural Scholarship Program. The scholarship is open for high school students. It offers five scholarships to qualified students to pursue a BS in Environmental Studies with a focus on Agroecology.

The Florida International University’s Agroecology Program is a comprehensive program that integrates science-based education, research and outreach in the area of agriculture and natural resources.

Eligibility:

  • Minority students and students of multi-cultural background are preferred
  • High school cumulative unweighted GPA of 2.7
  • A combined SAT score of 1800 (under the new system)

How to Apply:

For applying the scholarship, the candidates must complete the scholarship application form. Form can be downloaded through the given link. The form must be in print writing.

https://agroecology.fiu.edu/projects/msp/msp-application-1.pdf

Supporting Documents:

  • Resume
  • A cover letter- 500 word statement of intent explaining why you are interested in this scholarship (make sure to include any prior experience in food and agriculture science)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • A copy of your high school transcript and SAT score

Submitting Details:

You can Email complete application to: agroecol-at-fiu.edu or mail them to the address below:

Agroecology Program Modesto A. Maidique Campus

11200 SW 8th St., ECS 347, Miami,

FL 33199 305-348-0186

Award Amount:

Students receive up to $26,000 in funding throughout their scholarship term to support for time spent in experiential and experimental based learning.

Link for More Information:

https://agroecology.fiu.edu/projects/msp/

 

 

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