The José Martí Scholarship Challenge Grant Fund is a need-based merit scholarship that provides financial assistance to eligible students of Hispanic origin who will attend Florida public or private institutions. Applicants for undergraduate study must apply during their senior year of high school. Graduate students may apply, but priority for the scholarships is given to graduating high school seniors. The number of new awards made each year is subject to contributions from private sources and funds appropriated by the Florida Legislature.
Must be a Florida Resident planning to attend undergraduate or graduate school in the state of Florida. Must be of Hispanic heritage with financial need.
Annual award may be renewed up to six times.
- Mexican American
- Puerto Rican
Other RestrictionsMust be a Florida Resident
Florida Department of Education
Office of Student Financial Assistance
Jose Marti Scholarship Challenge Grant Fund
1940 North Monroe Street, Suite 70
Tallahassee, FL 32303-4759