Scholarship Opportunities

FIU Marching Band Stipends Available for participation:

  • Full-Time FIU students are eligible for $1500 for the Fall Semester
  • Non-FIU Students (enrolled non-degree seeking) receive $1000 for Fall Semester
  • Courtside Players receive $25 per game for our basketball season in Spring Semester
  • In addition,  we have a select group of players called Panther Gold which will receive an additional $1500 for the Spring Semester. In order to participate in Panther Gold, you must be a full-time FIU degree-seeking student. 


As a member of the FIU Marching Band, you will be receiving

  1. $1500 for full-time FIU students.
  2. $1000 for non-degree seeking students (MDC, BCC & other)
  • However, there are fees from FIU that you will be responsible for paying. There is a risk of your class or classes being dropped and your stipend will be affected if these fees go unpaid. The money will be taken and used for any balance owed on your student account prior to you receiving any of the remaining funds available from the award.

Here are the approximate fees that FIU will charge to your account upon registration for the FIUMB MUN1100L class:

Photo ID Service Fee


Athletic Fee


Health Fee


Transportation Access Fee


FIUMB MUN1100L (FL Resident in-state student)

1 Credit Class: $205.57

FIUMB MUN1100L (Out of State non-resident less than 12 months in the state of Florida)

1 Credit Class: $618.87

*Scholarship awards will be split and distributed into two equal payments. The tuition and first half of the scholarship will be received by the end of the Fall semester.


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