Physics S-STEM scholarships

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The Department of Physics has been awarded a prestigious National Science Foundation Award to provide scholarships for FIU physics majors.

Scholarships of up to $10,000 per year will be awarded to financially eligible majors who continue to qualify based on their academic performance and financial need each year.

Students who are chosen as FIU S-STEM Scholars will receive one-on-one mentoring and advising, and will be expected to participate in a special seminars as well as a variety of extracurricular activities. This may take place virtually in Fall due to the COVID pandemic.


  • Students must be US citizens, permanent residents, nationals or refugees in order to apply
  • Must have submitted a FAFSA application for this academic year
  • Must be declared as a physics major
  • Be able to register at least half-time (6 credits minimum) each semester

For more information and how to apply, click here. Application deadline is Sept. 4, 2020.