February 16, 2023
North Miami Educational Foundation (NMEFI) is seeking local applicants for its annual scholarship award of up to $4000 for post-secondary education. The scholarships are awarded to eligible North Miami high school graduates for up to four years of full-time college undergraduate studies. Applicants must be a resident of the City of North Miami; earned a minimum of a 2.75 GPA; demonstrate a financial need; and provide an acceptance letter to a college undergraduate degree program full time. NMEFI was established in 2012 to help make higher education a reality for North Miami students. Since 2014, the NMEFI has awarded $327,500 to 124 students. The application deadline for the NMEFI scholarship is Friday, April 28, 2023, by 5:00 PM.
For more information and to apply online, visit NorthMiamiFL.gov/students.
Traci Y. Pollock, Communications Manager
305-893-6511, Ext. 12151
About the City of North Miami
North Miami is a suburban city located in northeast Miami-Dade County, Florida. It is roughly 10 miles (16 km) north of Miami. The city lies on Biscayne Bay which surrounds the Biscayne Bay Campus of Florida International University. North Miami is home to a diverse demographic of residents. With more than 64,000 residents, North Miami is the sixth largest city in Miami-Dade County. We are home to the Oleta River State Park; the largest urban park in the Florida State Park System and the nationally accredited Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA North Miami).