10th Annual FIU Scholarship Fishing Tournament
The Florida International University Scholarship Fishing Tournament is a one day, offshore tournament featuring fishing for Dolphin. The University’s Alumni Association organizes this event and the NET proceeds goes towards a scholarship program for students of the University.
Schedule of Events
June 14, 2012
• TotalBank’s Captain’s Party: 5:30pm at TotalBank Headquarters, 2720 Coral Way, Miami, Florida.
• Food and Drinks provided by Title Sponsor.
June 16, 2012
• FIU Scholarship Fishing Tournament.
• Location – Miami Beach Marina / Monty’s South Beach,
300 Alton Road, Miami Beach, Florida.
• Lines In – 7:00am
• Lines Out – 3:00pm
• Weigh in – 3:00-4:00pm
• Dock Party – Food and Drinks courtesy of the FIU Alumni Association
• Presentation of Awards to the tournament winners and awarding of student scholarships
Since 2002, the Florida International University Scholarship Fishing Tournament is a unique fund-raising event benefiting the FIU Alumni Association’s Scholarship Fund. Funds are raised through sponsorships and boat registrations. Scholarships include the Legacy Scholarship, awarded to students whose parents, grandparents or siblings are graduates of the University and the Panther Pride Scholarship awarded to students demonstrating outstanding involvement in campus life and activities. The cost to participate in the tournament is $400 per boat with a maximum of four anglers and $50 for each additional angler in the same boat.
The tournament is for Dolphin, however, prizes are also given for the biggest fun fish, which include Wahoo, Tuna or Kingfish.
The Florida International University Scholarship Fishing Tournament is a highly visible and exciting event that offers exceptional sponsorship opportunities. The tournament targets adult fishing enthusiasts, as well as children in the Junior Angler category. Sponsorship involvement in this education-focused event will increase awareness and create a favorable impression of your company and its products or services.
For a detailed listing of sponsor benefits, please click here, or contact Paulina Muñoz at 305-348-4486.
Prior to Registering, all participants must read the Official Tournament Rules by clicking here.
Fishing Tournament Registration is now closed. If you are still interested in participating, please contact Elena Balsinde at 305-348-0159.