The Foundation Scholarship Application is now open

Priority deadline - January 1st, 2019

Final deadline - March 1st, 2019

FGCU foundation scholarships are awarded annually based on academic achievement, financial need, major of study and/or other specifications set by donors/university departments. All FGCU undergraduate & graduate students are encouraged to apply.


Early filing of the scholarship application is strongly encouraged. Priority consideration for scholarships will be given to students who apply by January 1st, 2019.

The final deadline to submit an application is March 1st, 2019.


Acceptance to FGCU is not required for completion of this application. Applicants must have a University Identification Number (UIN) issued by the FGCU Admissions Office in order to submit this application. Scholarship consideration will begin after you are accepted.


All students are encouraged to complete a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) along with the foundation scholarship application. A FAFSA is required for consideration of need-based scholarships.


The information contained in your essays will weigh heavily in the selection process. Proper spelling and grammar are crucial for consideration.


This application can only be submitted once. Proofread your application thoroughly prior to submission. Award notifications will be sent to your Eagle email account.