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Thank you for supporting our first generation students and making their dreams a reality! Your contribution toward the First Generation Scholarship Program at FIU will be matched 200 percent by the state of Florida, doubling the impact of your gift.

Become a DreamMaker today and enrich the future of our first generation students.

Ways to Give:

  • Online GivingMake a secure payment or pledge online.
  • Checks: Checks payable to Florida International University Foundation, Inc. may be sent or delivered to:

    FIU Foundation, Inc.
    First Generation Scholarship Program
    11200 SW 8th Street, MARC 5th Floor
    Miami, FL 33199
    (Please indicate First Generation Scholarship Fund in memo)

  • Phone
    For more information, to customize a gift, or to make payments by phone, please contact:
    • Joan Casanova Gonzalez, Director of Development, First Generation Scholarship Program
      Phone: 305-348-3583
      Email: casanova@fiu.edu
    • Gabriela Ruiz, Development officer, First Generation Program
      Phone: 305-348-8083
      Email: garuiz@fiu.edu

Give the gift of empowerment – please join FIU in supporting our first generation students and creating a lasting impact in their lives by contributing today

The Opportunity is now...Empowerment Through Education

By supporting First-Generation Scholarships you will become a dream maker and visionary, and join us in making FIU a beacon of hope committed to propelling our deserving first generation students to their next horizon.