• Congressman Al Lawson and CAFS students at the Farmer's Roundtable event. 
  • Harambee Festival - Learning about insects. 
  • Dr. Mbuya explaining the importance of water quality and the impacts of contamination. 
  • Goat meat cooking demonstration conducted by Cooperative Extension. 
  • CAFS Living Learning Students(LLC) students inspecting bee colonies. 

CAFS Scholarships

 

CAFS Scholarship Requirments

Criteria for First Time Incoming Freshmen, except Biological and Systems Engineering majors

1. You must complete an Undergraduate Admissions application, by May 1, and then be offered admission to FAMU for fall 2018.

2. You must begin full-time enrollment at FAMU, beginning fall 2018.

3. The Office of Student Financial Aid must receive the completed results of your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by July 30, 2018. The priority filing date for FAMU is March 1st.

4. You must submit an Admissions Confirmation Fee Deposit to Florida A&M University prior to June 1, 2018.

5. You must register to attend a New Student Orientation session, prior to June 27, 2018; 

6. You must accept your scholarship awards, by June 15, 2018.

7. You may only receive one scholarship at a time from CAFS.

                                     


 

First Time Incoming Freshmen

If you are applying as a high school student for the 2018 fall semester, you will automatically be considered for a CAFS General Scholarship. The selection process is highly competitive. If we offer you a scholarship, we will contact you by e-mail.

The scholarship awards are contingent upon your successful completion of a high school program, with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0, outstanding standardized test scores, and that your initial, first-time enrollment at Florida A&M University (FAMU) will be the 2018 fall semester.                                     


  

Freshman Scholarship Awards for Biological Systems Engineering (BSE) Majors

For high school graduates, who are majoring in Biological and Systems Engineering (BSE), please visit http://www.famu.edu/cesta/main/index.cfm/linkservid/71052B04- 91C4-7600-3F83DC2815F4714B/showMeta/0/ for a detailed description of this scholarship and an application form.                                    


  

Florida Community College Transfer Scholarships

This scholarship was established to assist high achieving Florida community/junior college graduates. This partial scholarship is a two-year undergraduate scholarship awarded to an AA/AS Degree transfer student, who has a minimum cumulative 2.50 GPA and is not yet enrolled as a FAMU student. For more information, please visit http://www.famu.edu/index.cfm?Scholarships&FloridaCommunityCollegeScholarship#

In addition, if you are applying as a community college transfer student for the 2018 fall semester, you will automatically be considered for a CAFS General Scholarship. The selection process is highly competitive. If we offer you a scholarship, we will contact you by e-mail.                                    

 


 

Returning CAFS Majors

Returning majors in the College of Agriculture and Food Sciences should visit the FAMU Scholarship Portal at www.famuscholarships.com to learn more about the following CAFS scholarships:

  •   CAFS FRRC Schp Endowment (all majors)

  •   CAFS Faculty and Staff Endowment (all majors)

  •   Ernestine Bowles Scholarship (for food science majors only)

  •   Verian Dorothy Cort Thomas Schp (for food science majors only)

  •   CAFS Miller Coors Schp (for food science majors only)
    You must meet the standards of Satisfactory Academic Progress.