Founded in 1969, University of North Florida is a public institution in Jacksonville. University of North Florida is ranked by the EduRank Ranking as the top 1237 institution in the world. Here, we will be looking at Latin America and Caribbean Program, one of the partially funded University of North Florida scholarships for Bachelor's and Master's international students.

Scholarship Summary

  • Level of Study: Bachelor's and Master's
  • Host Institution: University of North Florida
  • Scholarship Type: Partial Funding
  • Eligible Nationalities: Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Brazil, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Falkland Islands, French Guiana, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Martinique, Mexico, Montserrat, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands, Uruguay, and Venezuela
  • Eligible Subjects: All Subjects
  • Number of Recipients: Not Specified
  • Scholarship Duration: Fall and spring semesters
  • Separate Application Needed? Yes

Latin America and Caribbean Program Coverage

Latin America and Caribbean Program covers the following:

  • receive in-state tuition rates and recipients are classified as Florida residents for tuition purposes
  • minimum of $500 per academic term

Latin America and Caribbean Program Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for Latin America and Caribbean Program, you will need to meet BOTH the eligibility criteria for Latin America and Caribbean Program AND the eligiblity criteria for University of North Florida admissions.

1. University of North Florida Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for Latin America and Caribbean Program, you will need meet the eligibility criteria for University of North Florida admissions first and also apply. Please see the University of North Florida Admissions Section for admissions eligibility criteria information.

2. Latin America and Caribbean Program Specific Eligibility Criteria

In addition to meeting the admission requirements, you need to meet the following specific Latin America and Caribbean Program eligibility criteria. Applicants must be:

  • a citizen of one of the countries of Latin America or the Caribbean
  • a registered student in good standing at the University of North Florida or a prospective student who has been admitted to UNF.
  • Must be registered for a full-time course load during each semester the scholarship is awarded

Please see Eligiblity Page for specific details on eligibility criteria for Latin America and Caribbean Program.

Latin America and Caribbean Program Application Procedure

1. University of North Florida Admissions Application Procedure

The first step in applying for Latin America and Caribbean Program is to submit your admissions application for University of North Florida. Please visit the official website found in University of North Florida Admissions Section to see the admissions application process.

2. Latin America and Caribbean Program Specific Application Procedure

There is a separate application that you need to submit for Latin America and Caribbean Program in addition to University of North Florida admissions application.

When you are applying for Latin America and Caribbean Program, you need to submit the following documents and meet the following requirements in addition to requirements for admissions:

  • Application Form (all sections completely filled out)
  • A copy of the applicant’s passport page, showing name and country of citizenship
  • Essay (must be typed) - Please write a three to five paragraph essay concerning a problem in your home country and how you believe that your academic study and degree will help resolve that problem
  • Letter of Recommendation (academic source preferred)

Please see the Latin America and Caribbean Program Additional Requirements Page for more information.

To apply for Latin America and Caribbean Program, please follow these steps:

  1. Complete the application requirements.
  2. Please complete the online form available on the International Center website.

For more information, please see the Latin America and Caribbean Program Scholarship Application Procedure Page .

When to Apply for Latin America and Caribbean Program

To see the University of North Florida admission deadline for Bachelor's and Master's, please visit the University of North Florida Admissions Section. Please see the Latin America and Caribbean Program Deadline Page for more information.

Latin America and Caribbean Program Scholarship Page

Find further information about this partially funded scholarship at University of North Florida at Latin America and Caribbean Program Page.

Related Scholarships

Aside from Latin America and Caribbean Program, University of North Florida offers other scholarships and awards to international students at different levels. If you are interested, you can find more scholarships at University of North Florida at the University of North Florida Scholarships Page.