Financial Aid

Financial Aid

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.

Featured Scholarships

Featured Scholarships
Name / Sponsor Amount Description Student Type End Date
1972 Society Scholarship
Women's Executive Council, Orlando

Open to female college students, and female high school seniors, enrolled full time in an undergraduate or Master's degree program for Fall 2017.  Consideration will be given for fewer academic hours with full-time employment or Master's Degree students.

Undergraduate & Graduate August 5, 2017
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.

Undergraduate & Graduate July 2017
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 2018-2019 academic year, but no later than fall 2019.

Graduate December 06, 2017
FSA Scholarship
Florida Stormwater Association Educational Foundation

Open to Graduate students in Colleges of Engineering, Natural Science, Public Administration, or related fields, whose degree will advance storm water research, management, or finance.

Undergraduate & Graduate 04 April 2017
Postdoctoral Fellowship
Ford Foundation
$45,000 for 1 year

Stipend to support postdoctoral selected disciplines.  Eligible individuals have been/will be awarded a Ph.D. or Sc.D. degree no earlier than December 7, 2010 and no later than December 7, 2017 in an eligible research-based field from a U.S. institution of higher education.

Graduate 07 December 2017
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.

Graduate 14 December 2017 7:50 PM