State Of Florida Financial Assistance Programs For Graduate Students

The following State of Florida programs are available to qualified graduate students:

The Jose Marti Scholarship Challenge Grant Fund is a need-based merit scholarship that offers financial assistance to students of Hispanic origin. The student will be a Florida resident and U.S. Citizen or eligible non-citizen, enrolled full-time, and not owe a repayment or be in default on any state or federal grant, loan, or scholar-ship program. Preference is given to undergraduate students.

Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program recipients who graduate with a baccalaureate degree after the 2010 2011 academic year may be able to apply the unused portion of the Florida Academic Scholarship (FAS) or Florida Medallion Scholars (FMS) award toward one semester of graduate study.

Financial assistance programs offered through the state of Florida are subject to change. Additional programs for graduate students may also be available. The most current information regarding state of Florida financial programs is available online at