The University of Florida Graduate Scholarship is annually offered to international students willing to pursue graduate studies in the United States of America.

The University of Florida Scholarship offers fully funded study opportunity that covers the costs of tuition, provides $25,000 annual living stipends, and health insurance.

Eligibility Requirements

To be considered for the University of Florida Scholarship 2024, admissions consideration are based on the following factors;

  • Undergraduate preparation:
    • at least one course in statistics
    • at least one course in each of the following areas of Psychology:
      • Biological bases (physio, sensory, comparative)
      • Developmental Changes (child/adolescent, lifespan)
      • Learning and Cognition (behavioral analysis, cognitive processes)
      • Sociocultural/Individual differences (social, personality, abnormal)
  • Recent entering graduate classes had an average grade point average (GPA) for the last two years of 3.8. Applicants with an overall GPA below 3.0 will be considered only under special circumstances.
  • Research experience
  • Relevant volunteer/work experience
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Perhaps most importantly, match between student and faculty research interests.


  • All first-year students are offered funding and funding is available through 5 years for all students making good progress in the program.
  • Assistantships are awarded based on actual or potential teaching ability, research and technology skills, or other special expertise.
  • Graduate teaching and research assistants typically have their in-state and out-of-state tuition costs waived.
  • The stipend is $25,000 for a 12-month appointment plus a tuition waiver for each of 4 years.

Required Documents

To apply, candidates must be ready to submit the following documents;

  • Academic CV
  • Official Transcripts
  • Three Letters of Recommendation

Method of Application

Interested and qualified applicants should;

  • Click on the button below to visit the department’s webpage
  • Apply for admission to the PhD program at the department
  • To ensure that your application is given full consideration, please be sure to indicate Fall as the semester for which you are applying and be sure all application materials are received by the Graduate School by December 1st.
  • Applications received after December 1st will be considered late and may not be reviewed. 

Click Here to Apply

Application Deadline: December 1, 2024