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
Clay Ford Scholarship for CPA Certification
Florida Board of Accountancy
$3,000 to $12,000 Open to women and minority students who are Florida residents and full time students in their fifth year of education who are preparing to take the Certified Public Accounting (CPA) examination. Students must be able to demonstrate financial need by completing the FAFSA and academic eligibility by having completed 120 semester hours from an accredited institution. Jun 1, 2016
Civilian Military Scholarship
Civilian Military Community Foundation, Inc.
$1,000 Open to Brevard County residents who have been accepted to an accredited post-high school education institution for Fall 2016. Jun 15, 2016
MOAACC Scholarship
Military Officers Assoc. of America Cape Canaveral (MOAACC) Chapter
$3,000 (Estimated) Open, in general, to Brevard County Florida residents with a familial relationship to a current, or former, member of the U.S. Uniformed Services and who are full-time, upper level undergraduates (Jr or Sr) or entering graduate studies or in the first year of graduate studies. Jun 15, 2016
College Fund Grant for Pinellas County Residents
College Fund of Pinellas County, Inc.
$1,000/yr Renewable Open to high school graduates and full-time undergraduates who are U.S. Citizens, whose permanent residence is Pinellas County, Florida, and who meet the grade point average and financial need specified on the grant application website. 4th Friday in July
1972 Society Scholarship
Women's Executive Council, Orlando
$1,972 Open to female college students, and female high school seniors, enrolled full time in an undergraduate or Master's degree program for Fall 2016. Consideration will be given for fewer academic hours with full-time employment or Master's Degree students.. Jul 30, 2016
Name / Sponsor Amount Description End Date More Info
Civilian Military Scholarship
Civilian Military Community Foundation, Inc.
$1,000 Open to Brevard County residents who have been accepted to an accredited post-high school education institution for Fall 2016. Jun 15, 2016
MOAACC Scholarship
Military Officers Assoc. of America Cape Canaveral (MOAACC) Chapter
$3,000 (Estimated) Open, in general, to Brevard County Florida residents with a familial relationship to a current, or former, member of the U.S. Uniformed Services and who are full-time, upper level undergraduates (Jr or Sr) or entering graduate studies or in the first year of graduate studies. Jun 15, 2016
1972 Society Scholarship
Women's Executive Council, Orlando
$1,972 Open to female college students, and female high school seniors, enrolled full time in an undergraduate or Master's degree program for Fall 2016. Consideration will be given for fewer academic hours with full-time employment or Master's Degree students.. Jul 30, 2016
FSA Scholarship
Florida Stormwater Association Educational Foundation
$2,000 Open to Graduate Students interested in storm water research, management, or finance. Aug 5, 2016
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