The Greater Orlando Chapter of Florida A & M University Alumni Association plans to award a $1,000.00 scholarship to several deserving Orange County Florida students who have been accepted and will be attending Florida A & M University.

Eligible applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • A cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or above.
  • Acceptance to Florida A & M University for the FALL 2020 Semester

The window to apply for the 2020 scholarship application is open! The application deadline is March 15, 2020, at 11:59 pm.

All applicants must submit the following documents in the scholarship application:

  • Completed Scholarship Application Form (All Student Activity Information must be completed on the form)
  • Official copy of student’s High School transcript
  • SAT/ACT Score Report
  • Copy of the Florida A & M University Fall 2020 Acceptance Letter
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation:
  1. One (1) must come from student’s teacher (Letters from a Counselor/Administrator will not be considered)
  2. One (1) must come from a community organization, church member or employer
  • A one page typed (300 words or less) essay addressing the following questions:
  1. Why do you choose to attend Florida A & M University?
  2. What are your goals and aspirations?
  3. Why are you the best candidate for this scholarship?
  4. What do you plan to do to support Florida A & M University after you graduate?

For  questions please contact:

Tamika Matthews: gofamuscholarship@gmail.com

Deadline: March 15, 2020, at 11:59 pm

Information received after the deadline will not be considered

2020 Scholarship Application

FAMU Alumni Association Scholarship Checklist