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FIU – Janine Ella Ackerman Scholarship (Deadline: July 14, 2019)

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Who Can Apply:

  • Must be enrolled or accepted for admission to the University
  • Must be a graduate degree-seeking student in the School of Hospitality
  • Must have a minimum GPA of 3.27 if entering the graduate program OR must have a minimum GPA of 3.33 if currently enrolled in the graduate program
  • Must work within the hospitality industry with documentation of a minimum of 30 hours/week
  • Must have extracurricular hospitality activity (i.e. South Beach Wine & Food Festival, certifications, volunteer work, etc.)


  • Please upload an essay of no less than 1500 words on “Leadership and what it means to do the right thing”
  • Please provide employment verification within the hospitality industry (minimum of 30 hours per week)
  • Please upload a recommendation letter from your current employer.

Deadline: July 14, 2019

Amount: $1,500



Learn More: https://fiu.academicworks.com/opportunities/7380