Application Process

Students who are interested in applying for the DHS and NSF Cybercorps® Scholarship for Service (SFS) Program at FIU must provide the following as part of their application process:

  • Apply online using this link
  • Two letters of recommendations from faculty, staff, or employers
  • Apply for FAFSA and select FIU for the delivery of the information
  • Include a CV that includes work experience, key skills, honors/awards, GPA
  • Include official transcripts from all colleges or universities attended (scan of official copies are fine during the application, hard copies should be provided if selected).
  • Write a statement of purpose describing professional, personal, academic goals, commitment to SFS program, and how the program will help achieve these goals.
  • Provide a writing sample – earlier papers (published or unpublished) to demonstrate the applicant’s writing abilities
  • Complete and sign the service agreement form Download PDF
  • A completed and signed responsibility and obligation acknowledgement form Download PDF

Please submit your applications by Friday March 15, 2019 following these directions!