Institutional Scholarships

Chancellor Fellow Endowment

Through a generous endowment fund set up by Chancellor Ray Ferrero these awards are made to graduate master or doctoral students that have been identified as academically gifted by a dean, faculty member, or advisor through a letter of recommendation that needs to be submitted to the ESS Scholarship Department. This scholarship is a one-time award for tuition only. The award amount varies depending on available funds.

Award Amount: Varies

Deadline: September 1st


  • Graduate master or doctorate students that have established a GPA of 3.75 or higher at Nova Southeastern University for at least 9 credits at NSU
  • Preference is given to Veterans of the United States Armed Forces
  • One-time award for tuition only; however, students can re-apply, and if selected, for one year only
  • Letter of recommendation from faculty, advisor, and/or Dean at NSU must be sent to ESS Scholarship Department
  • Must file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for the new academic year and demonstrate financial need prior to submitting an application
  • Enrolled in at least 6 credits per semester
  • Students are only notified if selected
  • Essay Requirement

Contact Information

Scholarship Department (954) 262-3380