Funding and Scholarships


Funding USF tuition, research, and educational trips abroad may often seem like a daunting task, but this section will help you identify and navigate many of the resources open to you as a USF student.

USF Scholarships and Fellowships

USF offers a number of scholarships that are based on academic merit, extracurricular activities (e.g., community service organizations, ROTC, Robotics, etc.), talents, or demographics. By completing a questionnaire, you can see a list of scholarships you may qualify for based on your responses.

Florida-France Institute

The Florida-France Linkage Institute serves a multitude of interest groups in Florida and France. The Institute provides opportunities for education, training, trade and business promotion, cooperative research, mutual technical assistance, and both educational and cultural exchange.

Miklos Endowed Scholarship

The Miklos Scholarship is awarded to 2-3 top French scholars at USF annually who meet the criteria and are selected by a committee on the basis of merit, application, and essay. Selected students will receive an award of $2,000 to $3,000 per semester, which is renewable for up to 6 semesters if all of the qualifications continue to be met. Click below to find out more or apply for this opportunity..

Student Fulbright Program

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program is the largest exchange program in the United States providing students and young professionals with opportunities to pursue international graduate study, advanced research, university teaching, and primary and secondary school teaching in over 155 countries worldwide.

Student Research Resources

Interested in conducting research abroad but don't know where to start? Here's a list of funding opportunities to explore.

USF Office of National Scholars

The mission of the Office of National Scholars (ONS) is to advise and mentor students throughout the competitive scholarship application process using a purpose driven and intentional approach to student success. Our goals are to support students to envision, engage, and excel.