Grants and Scholarships

Financial aid is typically awarded as a package that consists of scholarships, grants, loans and work. Award offers can only be made to students who are accepted for admission to the university. Priority is given to students who file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) with the federal processor before March 15.

Undergraduate Admission scholarships

Special Awards for Florida State Residents (Florida State Aid)

Florida Tech Scholarships and Fellowships

The scholarships listed below have been vetted to meet our criteria and are offered by recognized professional or business associations, philanthropic organizations, civic organizations or government entities.  There are far too many commercial and non-commercial scholarship opportunities to list on this website.  Consequently, you may want to also check the scholarship search websites on Other Aid Resources.

Name / Sponsor Amount Description End Date More Info
SAMA-AAAE Scholarship
Southeastern Airport Managers' Association
$2000 for 1 year Open to upper class students (3.0 GPA) who are U.S. citizens and pursuing an aviation related career. Oct 25, 2016
Community Scholarships
Community Foundation for Brevard
Various Open to Brevard County Residents who have been in college for at least one semester. FIT Students are eligible for: *Norma S. Annabal Scholarship *Pablo Enriquez Memorial Scholarship *Ella Josephine Goodman Horn Fund Scholarship Nov 1, 2016
WDHOF Scholarships & Grants
Women Divers Hall of Fame
Varies Offered to women in dive medicine, marine conservation, marine biology, underwater archaeology, marine education, journalism, graphic arts, or photography fields, as well as grants for diving training. Nov 18, 2016
Science, Math & Research for Transformation
Department of Defense
Varies, 1 to 5 yrs Students who are citizens of select countries and pursuing an undergraduate or graduate program in one of the designated STEM fields. Additional requirements are specified on the http://smart.asee.org website. Dec 1, 2016
Name / Sponsor Amount Description End Date More Info
Dissertation Fellowship
Ford Foundation
$25,000 for 1 year Stipend to Ph.D. or Sc.D. degree candidates studying in an eligible research-based discipline in a dissertation-required program at a non-proprietary (not for profit) U.S. institution of higher education who will complete the dissertation during the 2017-2018 academic year, but no later than fall 2018. Nov 10, 2016
Postdoctoral Fellowship
Ford Foundation
$45,000 for 1 year Stipend to support postdoctoral study.in selected disciplines. Eligible individuals have been/will be awarded a Ph.D. or Sc.D. degree no earlier than November 30, 2009 and no later than November 10, 2016 in an eligible research-based field from a U.S. institution of higher education. Nov 10, 2016
Predoctoral Fellowship
Ford Foundation
$24,000 per year Annual stipend for 3 years to individuals enrolled in or planning to enroll in an eligible research-based (dissertation-required), program leading to a Ph.D. or Sc.D. degree at a non-proprietary (not for profit) U.S. institution of higher education. Nov 17, 2016
WDHOF Scholarships & Grants
Women Divers Hall of Fame
Varies Offered to women in dive medicine, marine conservation, marine biology, underwater archaeology, marine education, journalism, graphic arts, or photography fields, as well as grants for diving training. Nov 18, 2016
Science, Math & Research for Transformation
Department of Defense
Varies, 1 to 5 yrs Students who are citizens of select countries and pursuing an undergraduate or graduate program in one of the designated STEM fields. Additional requirements are specified on the http://smart.asee.org website. Dec 1, 2016
International Peace Scholarship
Philanthropic Education Organization
Various Available to international females enrolled in full-time graduate study. Dec 15, 2016
McKnight Doctoral Fellowship
Florida Education Fund
$5,000 in Tuition + Open to African American and Hispanic U.S. citizens who have completed a minimum of a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university and who intend to enroll as a full time Ph.D. student in any eligible program identified on the website. All recipients of the McKnight Ph.D. Fellowship must agree to seek a professorial position at a four-year Florida university upon receipt of their degree. Jan 15, 2017