Students are eligible to apply for graduate tuition fee waivers in one of FGCU's graduate Counseling programs after being admitted to the program with a minimum GPA of 3.0.
Application Form and policies: Students are advised to file a FAFSA when they apply to the program. There are other scholarships and aid available, some especially for school counselors and educators. See below:
FGCU Foundation Online Scholarship Application: https://itech.fgcu.edu/es-secured/financialaid/scholarships.asp
FGCU Foundation: http://www.fgcu.edu/foundation/
External Education Based Scholarships
The Cape Coral Community Foundation has several Scholarship Funds available. In our 2006/2007 Scholarship cycle we awarded 33 recipients over $60,000 dollars to assist them in continuing their education. Scholarship eligibility varies according to the specific criteria of the Scholarship Fund that was established by the fund's donor. Please review the information regarding eligibility and criteria as each Scholarship Fund is unique.
To apply to any of the CCCF scholarships please visit the foundations website: http://www.capecoralcf.planyourlegacy.org/scholarship.php.
SCHOLARSHIP FUNDING INFORMATION REQUEST FUNDING FORM: http://www.capecoralcf.planyourlegacy.org/pdf/ScholarshipFundingRequestForm-Generic.pdf
In order for the Cape Coral Community Foundation to fund your scholarship please fill out this funding request and mail this form to the Cape Coral Community Foundation office at 4729 Vincennes Blvd., Cape Coral, Florida 33904. You may also fax it to 542-8307 or email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note: No funds will be forwarded to your school of choice until this form has been completed and returned. Funds are only payable to your school of choice; they will not be made payable to a company or individual. Funding Requests must be returned a minimum of 10 days prior to your school's final payment due date.
Florida Fund for Minority Students: http://www.ffmt.org/
More than $2 million will be awarded in scholarships to more than 500 deserving Hispanic students from the United States and Puerto Rico. To qualify for the scholarships, undergraduate and graduate students must maintain a 3.0 out of 4.0 GPA; be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident residing in the United States or Puerto Rico; be enrolled full-time at an accredited university for the upcoming school year; and must demonstrate financial needs. For more information, visit http://scholarships.hispanicfund.org/applications/
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
55 Second Street, Suite 1500
San Francisco, CA 94105
(1-877-473-4636 1-877-473-4636 FREE