UGA Parent Brochure

When it comes to investing in your student’s future, you receive carefully assessed financial aid planning from NSU’s supportive staff. They assist your family in identifying grants and scholarships your student may be eligible for. They’ll even map out the best steps to fund this investment, so your student can reap the full value of NSU’s degree and earn a competitive advantage in their career, community, and life. We offer need-based, non-need-based, and merit-based support, in addition to a variety of scholarships, which may be further supplemented by state and federal grants. We’ll help you build a financial aid and scholarship package that works. SCHOLARSHIPS ANNUAL AWARD* Dean’s Scholarship $5,000–$19,000 PREMIER SCHOLARSHIPS ** ANNUAL AWARD* Razor’s Edge (five tracks available) $24,000 The Fischler Academy of Education $20,000 Huizenga Business Innovation Academy $20,000 Presidential Scholars (by invitation only) Full tuition For more information, visit . Additional scholarships available at . *Award amounts are subject to change. ** Consideration for these scholarship programs requires an interview during one of our Shark Preview Weekends. STATE AID FOR FLORIDA RESIDENTS There are many Florida-based grants and scholarships that may be available to your student. You may also use Florida Prepaid toward the cost of attendance at NSU. Go to for more information. PROGRAM ANNUAL AWARD* Effective Access to Student Education (EASE) Grant $2,841 Florida Student Assistance Grant $2,000 Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program : Florida Academic Scholars (FAS) Florida Medallion Scholars (FMS) FAS— $211 per credit, plus a $300 college-related expenses stipend for fall and winter semesters FMS— $158 per credit Florida Prepaid College Plans Tuition Only Room and Board Option $3,500** $6,070** *Award amounts are based on legislative allocations and are subject to change. **Estimate based on 15 credits per semester, equivalent to 30 credits per year. IT PAYS TO BE A SHARK FAFSA To be considered for need-based financial aid, including grants and loans, your student must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). NSU’s FAFSA code is 001509. Learn more about the FAFSA at .