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October 15 2023
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Adopted High School Scholarship


The Adopted High School is a merit scholarship for U.S. High School graduates who attend a FAMU Adopted High School. FAMU has memorandum of agreements with a select group of high schools. The valedictorian or salutatorian of their graduating high school class are eligible to receive an award to cover the cost of tuition minus the sum of Bright Futures, the National Merit?« award or other scholarships and awards. The scholarship will cover fees associated with tuition, but minus the postal fee and the $35 orientation fee. The scholarship also provides base-rates for double-room occupancy and campus meal plan, minus fines. Applicants must be college-ready (no remediation or remedial courses). Applicants must be nominated by their high school principal.

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.5 GPA
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in Florida

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