Endowed Scholarship

A.B. Coleman Endowed Scholarship - For undergraduate students who have a minimum GPA of 2.75; are Jacksonville, Florida residents and enrolled full-time during the award period. Leadership roles should be considered; student must be in good academic standing; and have financial need.

Affie Wright Memorial Education Endowed Scholarship - For undergraduate students who have a minimum GPA of 3.0; are studying Elementary Education/Public School Teaching; are in good academic standing and have financial need. Must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Albert B. and Sadie B. Smith Endowed Scholarship - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Alfred Washington Endowed Scholarship - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Alice and John Johnson – For undergraduate students who have a minimum GPA of 3.0; pursuing career in the Performing Arts; who are in good academic standing and have financial need. Students must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Alumni Tag - For students who have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 and above; must be currently a full-time student (all classifications allowed). Must have a financial need, especially relating to registration shortage or clearance for graduation. Freshmen (second semester only) and sophomore scholarship award maximum $500.00; junior scholarship award maximum $1000.00; senior scholarship award maximum $2,500.00.

American Bankers Insurance Endowed Scholarship - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Arthur Jackson, Jr. Endowed Scholarship - For undergraduate students who have a minimum GPA of 2.5; must be a Florida General Baptist Convention Member; in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Athalie Range Endowed Scholarship – (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Azalee Hunt Endowed Scholarship – For undergraduate students who are a member of the Gospel Choir/Ambassador Chorale; in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

B. Allen Equities Endowed Scholarship – (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Bank of America Foundation - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Batchelor Foundation – For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing and a United States citizen (national or legal permanent resident). Must have a cumulative high school or transfer GPA of 3.5 on an un-weighted 4.0 scale. Student must be enrolled as a full-time, degree-seeking student at Florida Memorial University and have demonstrated leadership abilities through participation in community service, extracurricular, or other activities. A FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) must be submitted to the U.S. Department of Education.  Student must pass an FAA medical examination and security investigation.  Student must speak English clearly enough to be understood on communication equipment as assessed by instructor. A personal information essay must be submitted by the application deadline as well as an interview.

Bayuk General Endowed Scholarship - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Bernice & Lynnette Anderson Endowed Scholarship - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Blue Cross Blue Shield Endowed Scholarship - For undergraduate students who are enrolled in the joint nursing program; are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Bobby Charles Jackson Endowed Scholarship - For undergraduate students who have a minimum GPA of 2.75; are residents of the State of Georgia, with preference for Pelham, Georgia; and enrolled full-time during the award period. Leadership roles should be considered; student must be in good academic standing; and have financial need.

Breanna Hutchings Scholarship Fund - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Calvert Smith Endowed Scholarship – For undergraduate students who have a minimum GPA of 2.5; are international student residents from Alabama or Illinois; and are enrolled full-time during the award period. Leadership roles should be considered; student must be in good academic standing and have financial need.

Challenge Grant Endowed Scholarship - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Challenge Grant Knight Foundation Endowed Scholarship - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Charles George Family Endowed Scholarship - Recommended by Donor for students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

City National Bank of Florida/Abess Family Endowed Scholarship Fund – For students studying Finance, Technology and Environmental Studies; are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Computing Options Endowed Scholarship - For undergraduate students who have a minimum GPA of 3.0; Computer Science or Business majors; who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

D & J Lewis Endowed Scholarship - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Dade County Chapter of the Links, Inc. - For students who have a minimum GPA of 3.0; have financial need; and are Dade County residents.  Award decision rests with donor.  Students must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Daniel and Lenora Johnson Endowed Scholarship - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Daniel McNeill Endowed Scholarship – (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Deanna Enterprises Inc. – For undergraduate students who have a minimum GPA of 3.0; are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Dr. Allen Paul Weaver - (General) For undergraduate and Religious Studies majors who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Dr. Lester Brown Endowed Scholarship - (General) For undergraduate students who are Science majors in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Dr. Otha P. Cox – For undergraduate students who are Key West, Florida residents and enrolled full-time during the award period. Leadership roles should be considered; student must be in good academic standing; and have financial need.

Dr. Robert B. Ingram Endowment - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Dunspaugh-Dalton Foundation - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Enoch D. Davis - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Estate of James W. Hall - For instruments and Music Department students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Estate of William T. Osborne - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Estelle Taylor - For undergraduate students who have a minimum GPA of 2.3 to 2.9; who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Faculty Development - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

First Union - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Florida Black Caucus - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Forrest Flammang - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Fort Lauderdale Links - Jointly recommended by Links and Florida Memorial University Scholarship Committee.  (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Fountain Baptist Church - For undergraduate students with a minimum GPA of 2.5; in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Freddie Hanks Endowed Fund - For undergraduate or graduate students with a minimum GPA of 2.5; in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Greene & Greene Accounting Scholarship – To qualify students must:

  • Be currently enrolled at Florida Memorial University as a full-time (12 semester hours or equivalent)
  • Be an undergraduate  junior or senior and an Accounting major
  • Meet a minimum grade point average of 3.0

Applicants are asked to submit the following:

  • An unofficial current Academic Transcript.
  • Two (2) Letters of Recommendation. One must be from a member of the Accounting/Business faculty at FMU. The other may be from a non-relative who is familiar with your academic and/or professional performance (i.e. employer, advisor, etc.).
  • A Personal Biography of 500 words or less. Your biography should specifically discuss your career objectives, leadership abilities, community activities, and your involvement in campus life.
  • If you are a student who has demonstrated the character to persevere by overcoming a personal, family, or financial hardship, please include an additional statement of 500 words or less describing the circumstances and how the obstacles were overcome.

Harry Kramer Memorial – For undergraduate students majoring in Elementary & Secondary Education studies; who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

HBE - For undergraduate students who are Caribbean & International.  Must also be Hospitality or Business Administration majors with at least a 2.5 GPA; who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

HNTB Corporation - For undergraduate students who have a minimum GPA of 3.0 in fields of Engineering, Management, Computer Science, Communications or Marketing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Houston Usry, Jr. - For Students who have a minimum GPA of 2.5; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.  Student must write essay to describe how the aide will assist in their educational pursuit and also be eligible for the Usry Loan-Aid Program.  Only $1,000 per academic year awarded and not to exceed $500 per semester.  All loans must be repaid by the end of each academic year.

Howard Carter - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

ING Foundation - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

John Bolden - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

John Lee Tilley, Sr. Endowed Scholarship Fund - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Josiephine Streater Threatt Scholarship – Candidates are identified by Church Relations and submitted to the donor for interview/approval. Undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Judy Barnes – For undergraduate students who have a minimum GPA of 2.5 GPA and are English/Education major.  Student must write essay about goals; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Laurance S. Rockefeller - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Marilyn Ross – For undergraduate students who have a minimum GPA of 3.0; member of President’s Men; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Miami Bayside Foundation - For incoming freshman from City of Miami who have financial need and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Minnie & Osmond Spaulding - For undergraduate students with minimum GPA of 3.0; must demonstrate community and college involvement; who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Myrtle Grove Presbyterian Church Endowed Scholarship - For students who have aminimum GPA of 3.0; are Education majors; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Norma A. Williams - For undergraduate students who have a minimum GPA of 2.5 with an Education major; are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

North Dade Medical Foundation – For undergraduate students enrolled in the joint nursing program; must pledge to work in Miami-Dade County for one year after completing degree; who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Ocean Bank – For undergraduate students who are Business/Finance majors; are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Odessa Chambliss Quality of Life Endowment Fund – For undergraduate students who have a GPA of 2.5 – 3.0; pursuing a career in nursing; who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Orange Bowl Committee - For undergraduate student athletes who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Paul and Florence Joseph – For undergraduate students who are in good academic; standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.  Student must also be eligible for the Scholarship Loan Repayment Program.

President’s Scholarship Fund – Recognizes and rewards students of exceptional academic promise and achievement. Minimum GPA of 3.5.   Student must have financial need and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Rev. Dr. Thomas A. Wright - For undergraduate students who have a minimum GPA of 3.0; majoring in Public School teaching; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Rev. I.C. Mickins Endowed Scholarship Funds – For undergraduate students who have a minimum GPA of 3.0; a record of community service; high moral character and Christian values; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Robinson Byrd Family - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Rose Silverglades/Sophie Kestenbaum Social Science Scholarship – For undergraduate students who have a minimum GPA of 2.5 and pursuing a career in Social Sciences with discretion by Division of Social Sciences; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Ryder Systems, Inc. - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Samuel McCombs, Jr. - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Schoninger Family - For undergraduate students who have financial need; minimum 3.0 GPA in high school; high moral character and leadership ability; minimum 2.5 GPA in Freshman & Sophomore years; minimum 3.0 GPA in Junior & Senior years; at least 4 hours of volunteer service at FMU or non-profit organization; who are in good academic standing and enrolled full-time during the award period.

Sharon Wilson – For undergraduate Bahamian students who have a minimum GPA of 3.0; participant in student activities; display excellent leadership potential and possess impeccable character; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.  Award decision will rest with donor.

Solomon Stinson - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Southern Area Links - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

St. Matthews Free Will Baptist Church - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Susie C. Holley - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

The Myers Mitchell Foundation - (General) For undergraduate students pursuing a degree in the School of Education who have a minimum GPA of 3.0; who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Thompson Endowment Fund - (General) For undergraduate students who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Trinity Missionary Baptist Church - For undergraduate students who are a resident of the State of Michigan with a minimum 3.0 GPA from high school; recommended by a selection committee (members from Trinity and FMU). Student must submit a one page essay describing career goals and aspirations; three letters of recommendation; and evidence of school & community service.  Student must have financial need and be enrolled full-time during the award period. For renewal student must maintain GPA of 3.0 and 24 credits.

Verna A. Robinson Endowment Chair – For undergraduate students who are Education majors; who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

Estate of Wilbert E. King, Lillian King and Helen E. King Scholarship Fund – For undergraduate African American students who live in South Miami-Dade County.  Boundaries – Kendall Drive south to the Miami-Dade County line with preference for individuals from Richmond Heights, Perrine and Goulds; who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.

William Randolph Hearst Scholarship Program - For Honors Program students; who are in good academic standing; have financial need; and must be enrolled full-time during the award period.