Participants of the FIEA program are often eligible for financial aid. Contact UCF’s Financial Aid department for more information at finaid.ucf.edu.
To view information about Stafford and Grad PLUS loan programs, click here.
FIEA Director Fellowships
Any accepted FIEA student who has not been awarded one of the other fellowships can apply for the FIEA Director Fellowship. The fellowship is merit-based upon prior degree Grade Point Average (GPA), Graduate Records Exam (GRE) and portfolios submission and there is no guarantee that applicants will receive a Director Fellowship award.
FIEA DIRECTOR TECHNICAL FELLOWSHIP
Who Is Eligible: Any accepted applicant into the FIEA Programming discipline with a cumulative GPA of 3.7 or above in computer science, engineering, math or related disciplines and a score of 315 or greater on the GRE is assured a fellowship.
UCF CHARACTER ANIMATION FELLOWSHIP
Who Is Eligible: Any student accepted into the FIEA Art discipline that graduated from UCF’s Character Animation program is guaranteed a $2,500 fellowship.
UF DIGITAL ARTS & SCIENCE FELLOWSHIP
Who Is Eligible: Any student accepted into the FIEA program that graduated from the University of Florida (UF) Digital Arts & Sciences program is guaranteed a $2,500 fellowship.
ELECTRONIC ARTS INCLUSION IN GAMING ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP
Who Is Eligible: Sponsored by Electronic Arts, this award increases access to underrepresented students and fosters inclusive STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, math) education.
IRON GALAXY DIVERSITY IN GAMING ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP
Who Is Eligible: Sponsored by Iron Galaxy Studios, preference will be given to applicants who submit a short essay demonstrating how they have assisted in advancing or supporting causes impacting people marginalized by race, gender, ability, identity, or orientation.
To apply to any of the fellowships above, hit the Apply button below