Senior Scholarship List 3-5-19

Senior Scholarship List 3-5-19
Posted on 03/05/2019
Senior Scholarship List

The Hispanic College Fund Scholarship Program 
Eligibility- Students of Hispanic background 
Amount- varies- up to $10,000
To read more about each program's requirements, please go to:
https://www.hsf.net/
Deadline Various deadlines.

United Negro College Fund: 
UNCF is the nation’s largest private scholarship provider to minority group members. Each year, they award more than $100 million in scholarships to more than 10,000 students at more than 1,100 schools across the country, including their prestigious network of 37 HBCUs. 
 https://www.uncf.org/scholarships
Deadlines vary
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Text “FUNDS” to 50555

Housing Scholarships

Southern Scholarship Foundation: 
For over sixty years, the Southern Scholarship Foundation has helped thousands of students with outstanding academic abilities, good character and financial need realize their dream of a college education. Qualified students attending Flagler @ TCC, Florida A&M, Florida Gulf Coast University, Santa Fe College, Tallahassee Community College and the University of Florida are awarded scholarships in the form of rent-free housing. Applicants must have financial need (an EFC above $7500 requires extenuating circumstances), 3.0 minimum unweighted GPA, excellent character
http://www.southernscholarship.org/  
Deadline: April 1st for fall 

Cooperative Living Organization
The Cooperative Living Organization (CLO) exists to provide UF AND Santa Fe students with financial ease of mind; a residency that focuses on providing a student-run cooperative where dorm-style room and board costs half as much as similar on campus arrangements.
$400 per month includes: Meals, Monday-Friday lunches and dinners; internet; fully furnished rooms; conducive study environments; computer lab; and willing residents to help a friend out. There are 40 rooms total, each holding 2 students for a total of 80 student residents. The Cooperative Living Organization, located one block from the main UF campus (behind Chipotle off of University Ave.), is now accepting applications for the Fall 2019-Spring 2020 semesters as well as Summer 2019. 
http://www.cloliving.org/

College Specific Scholarships


UF Palm Beach Gator Club Scholarship
Eligibility:  High school seniors accepted to the University of Florida for fall 2019 and planning to attend. Applicants must have committed to attend UF (already paid their tuition deposit), be a resident of Palm Beach County and can be graduating from a public or private high school.  
Amount- At least 10 $2,000 scholarships will be awarded
www.pbcgatorclub.com
Deadline March 8

UF Arthur K. Woodman Scholarship Endowment
Eligibility- The endowment supports scholarships for Palm Beach County, FL high school students who attend or desire to attend the University of Florida. Criteria: Students who were graduates of high schools in Palm Beach County, FL
Amount- Not specified
http://undergrad.aa.ufl.edu/scholarships/undergraduate-scholarships/
Deadline July 1

Florida A&M University National Alumni Association Palm Beach County Chapter Scholarship
Eligibility- Palm Beach County High School seniors who will attend Florida A&M in the fall of 2019
Amount- not specified
Pick up an application in the IB or guidance office
Deadline March 16

Nova Southeastern University Premier Programs and Shark Preview Weekends: 
Available premier programs include 
Dual admission into one of their highly selective health professions, law school, or one of several additional graduate programs in business, computer science, humanities, marine science and psychology. Dual admission students will also have valuable opportunities to engage with their graduate or professional programs while they are pursuing their undergraduate degrees. The application is also used for admission into the honors college,
Razor’s Edge scholarships ($22,000 each)- various requirements
The Fischler Academy which prepares teachers and can allow them to obtain their bachelors and master’s degrees in 4 years- annual tuition scholarship of $17,000 plus the opportunity to travel the world through study abroad and guaranteed job placement., and the president’s full tuition scholarship award
https://www.nova.edu/sharkpreview/index.html

Monthly
SunTrust Off to College Scholarship Sweepstakes
One winner will be chosen every two weeks from October to May. The first drawing will be held on October 29th.  Students get 15 chances to win.  This scholarship is not based on GPA or financial need.
Eligibility- High school seniors and current undergraduate college students
Amount- Two $500 scholarships will be awarded every two weeks
Apply online https://offtocollegesweepstakes.suntrust.com/
Deadline The last drawing will be held on May 13th

March Deadline

Delta Cultural Educational & Service Foundation, Inc. Judith D. Asbury Scholarship 
In Conjunction with South Palm Beach County Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
Eligibility- African-American students wishing to pursue a college degree. These scholarships are available to students who attend public schools from Lake Worth to Boca Raton: Atlantic High School Park Vista High School Boca Raton High School Santaluces High School Boynton Beach High School Spanish River High School Lake Worth High School Village Academy Olympic Heights High School West Boca High School
Amount- Not Specified
Applications are available at www.sopalmbeachdst.com 
Deadline March 4

Women’s Chamber Foundation
Eligibility- Female, graduating senior, applications will be evaluated on a 100pt. system- 25pts for GPA, 25pts for financial need, 25 pts for community involvement/work experience, and 25pts for overall application.
Amount- $500-$1,000 (last year over $25,000 in scholarships were awarded)
http://womenschamber.biz/foundation/scholarships/
Deadline March 4

Alpha Pearl Foundation Inc. Scholarship- Xi Pi Omega Chapter
Eligibility- African American, graduating senior, minimum semester and cumulative GPA of 2.7, financial need
Amount- not specified
Pick up an application in guidance or the IB office
Deadline March 6

Kids’ Dream Scholarship- Executive Women of the Palm Beaches
Eligibility:  full time high school senior at a PB county school Title One School (Atlantic is), female, entering a college or university LOCATED IN FLORIDA that has no religious affiliation
Amount- $1,000 
https://kidsdreams.org/executive-women-scholarships/
Deadline March 8th

Lake Worth Dollars for Scholars Barry Grunow Scholarship  
Eligibility- Any senior in the Palm Beach County school district that will be going to college to become a teacher, minimum 2.5 GPA, financial need, activities, personal/family circumstances considered.
Tips: You will need to list your guidance counselor's name, email address and phone number on the application.  You will also need to list a recommender.  It will be easiest if you use your guidance counselor as the recommender.
In the essay portion labeled “Goals” write 4-5 sentences about your goals.  Explain completely but be brief.  Around 50 words is what is preferred.  In the section labeled “Unusual Circumstances” write about 50 words, only if you are facing a serious challenge that others might not have.
You select the Barry Grunow Scholarship using the drop-down arrow.
Amount- $1000-$3000
https://public.dollarsforscholars.org/index.php?action=userLogin
Deadline March 9

Carolyn James Legacy Scholarship
Eligibility- Applicant must be a graduating senior in attendance at a Palm Beach County high school, minimum 2.5 GPA
Amount- not specified
http://carolynjameslegacy.org/our-programs/
Deadline- March 13

Gai Williams Scholarship (former math teacher at Wellington High School)
Eligibility- Senior, pursuing a career in mathematics education
Amount- $500 one time
https://goo.gl/forms/QYbvAFtXLygXtIPk2
Deadline March 14

The Society of Automotive Engineers-SAE Engineering Scholarships: 
Eligibility varies.  Applicants must be a high school senior at the time of application and meet minimum requirements with regard to grade point average, SAT and/or ACT scores as outlined in the individual requirements of each scholarship. Students are encouraged to retrieve the application and information on-line.
 http://students.sae.org/awdscholar/scholarships/hsengineering.htm
Deadline: March 15th

CARE- Caribbean Educator’s Association
Eligibility- Graduating senior, Caribbean birth or ancestry, minimum 2.75 GPA, community service and/or extracurricular activities
Amount- not specified.
Pick up an application in the Guidance office or IBO 
Deadline March 15

GRAND LODGE OF FLORIDA ORDER SONS OF ITALY IN AMERICA FLORIDA FOUNDATION
Eligibility- Association with the Order Sons of Italy in America is not a prerequisite; however the applicant must be of Italian descent and a resident of the State of Florida, unweighted minimum 3.0 GPA, minimum 1100 SAT or 23 ACT. Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of eligibility, scholastic achievement, financial need and participation in school and community programs.
Amount- $2,000 
https://osiaflorida.org/scholarships
Deadline March 15

Wellington Art Society Education Scholarship
Eligibility- Palm Beach County High School seniors planning to major in visual art or an art related college degree
Amount- Several Art Scholarships of $1500 will be awarded 
https://www.youjudgeit.org/was?org=was
Deadline March 17

Palm Beach Post Minority Scholarship Program for Journalism
Eligibility- Graduating senior from public or private high schools in Palm Beach and Martin counties, minority students (Alaskan Native, Asian, Black, Hispanic, Native American, or Pacific Islander), promise for a career in print and/or online journalism, minimum 2.5 GPA, priority given to students with financial need
Amount- $4,000 over four years, must participate in two paid internships at The Palm Beach Post between their senior year in high school and first year in college and between the junior and senior years of college
See Mrs. Bruce in the IB office for an application or e-mail Kelly.bruce@palmbeachschools.org
Deadline March 15th

Zonta Club of Boca Raton “Young Woman in Public Affairs” Scholarship
Eligibility- Local female senior who is going to college, has a high academic average, has been active in school and after school programs, and has performed community service.
Amount- $1,000 and the winner will have her scholarship submitted for the Zonta district scholarship for a chance to win a larger scholarship, and if she wins district she will have a chance to win one of five international scholarships.  
Email Mrs. Bruce for an application Kelly.bruce@palmbeachschools.org
Deadline March 15th

Fetterman and Associates “My Most Influential Teacher” Scholarship
Eligibility- High school senior in Palm Beach, Martin, St. Lucie, Okeechobee or Indian River Counties, applied to at least one college, submit essay describing teacher who had the greatest influence and why. Essay must be between 500 and one thousand words. 
Amount- Five $1000 scholarships will be awarded and the chosen teacher will win a new tablet computer
Download the application online http://www.lawteam.com/scholarship/
Deadline March 18

Essence of a Haitian Woman Scholarship
Eligibility: Open to young women of Haitian descent interested in pursuing a business degree at Florida A&M University (FAMU). Applicable to high school seniors in Palm Beach, Broward or Miami-Dade County, and current FAMU students.
Amount: $500 scholarships
Email Mrs. Bruce for an application Kelly.bruce@palmbeachschools.org
Deadline: March 22

Nancy S. Dawkins Humanitarian Scholarship
Eligibility: Graduating seniors planning to attend an HBCU, pursing a degree in education, minimum 3.0 GPA, financial need, minimum of 100 community service hours
Amount: $1500 per year- must maintain GPA to continue to received funding
Email Mrs. Bruce for an application Kelly.bruce@palmbeachschools.org
Deadline: March 22

Federal Employee Education & Assistance Fund
Eligibility: Current civilian federal and postal employees with at least three years of federal service, their children and spouses, dependent applicants may first apply as high school seniors, dependents must be full-time students; employees may be part-time, enrolled (or plan to enroll) in an accredited post-secondary school, course of study that leads to a two-year, four-year or graduate degree, 3.0 grade point average on a 4.0 scale
Amount: More than 400 students from across 26 regions will win scholarships ranging from $1000 to $5000 
https://feea.org/our-programs/scholarships/
Deadline: March 25

Viner Scholars
The Viner Community Scholarship provides 4-year scholarships to colleges and universities in the State of Florida public education system. Scholars are also paired with a mentor.  
Eligibility- Minimum 3.0 unweighted GPA, over 100 community service hours, significant financial assistance, attending a Florida public university Must attend one of the following high schools: Atlantic, Boca, Spanish River, West Boca, Olympic, Donna Klein, Yeshiva, or Saint John Paul II
Amount: Varies according to financial need
Download a parent and student application https://vinerscholars.org/scholarship-program/scholarship-application-forms/
Deadline March 28

Haitian Educators
Candidates must:
1. Be a Haitian student, residing in Palm Beach County
2. Be an English Language Learner (LY/LF/LZ)
3. Have a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.2
4. Be accepted at a higher educational, vocational or technical institution
5. Provide 2 letters of recommendation from teachers, supervisors or community leaders
6. Complete a submission essay
Amount- $500
Pick up an application in the guidance office
Deadline March 29

Bob Borovy Student Citizen of the Year Award- Boynton Beach Residents
Eligibility- resident of the City of Boynton Beach (live within the corporate city limits), 
significant volunteer work and have made meaningful contributions to his/her school, church, social service organizations and/or community 
Amount- $1,000 cash
Download an application 
http://www.boynton-beach.org/borovy-award
Deadline March 29

Megan F. Durtschi Memorial Scholarship
Eligibility: Applicants must be a graduating senior in Palm Beach County. Applicant must have membership in extra-curricular activities, 3.0 minimum GPA
Amount: $500
Pick up an application in the IB or guidance office
Deadline: March 31

Pearls of Ruth Foundation Scholarship
Eligibility: Applicants must be a graduating female senior attending a Title 1 high school in Hendry or Palm Beach County whose mother is deceased, and plan to enroll in a 2 or 4-year college, university, or technical school (verification of acceptance is required to receive the scholarship). Awards are based on financial need, community service, which may include mentoring or volunteering. Academic performance requiring a minimum GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale. Finalists will be invited to a personal interview with the foundation’s selection committee members.
Amount: $500
Pick up an application in the IB or guidance office
Deadline: March 31

Palm Beach County Property Appraiser’s Scholarship 
Eligibility- applicant must be graduating from a public, private or home school within Palm Beach County and entering college as a full-time student, be a United States citizen, cumulative GPA (not HPA) of at least 3.00, copy of your parent’s or guardian’s most recent tax return must be included 
Amount- Six $1500 scholarships will be awarded. Each recipient will be offered an opportunity for a paid summer internship in their office. 
https://www.pbcgov.org/papa/scholarship-awards.htm
Deadline March 31st

The Pearl Mae Foundation Scholarship
Eligibility- Pursuing a degree with a concentration in healthcare or first responder fields (nursing, pre-med track, EMT, firefighter, police officer, etc.), must maintain minimum unweighted 3.0 GPA, 
Amount- 15 $1,000 scholarships  
https://pearlmaefoundation.org/programs/scholarship/
Deadline March 31st  

Janice M. Scott Memorial Scholarship
Eligibility- US citizen or permanent resident, 3.0 minimum GPA, high school senior, demonstrated leadership abilities through participating in community services or other extra curricular activities, Combined adjusted income of the parents cannot exceed $60,000
Amount- 3-6 scholarships of $2500 each will be awarded.  
https://jmscottmemorialfund.org/apply/
Deadline March 31st

Boule’ Foundation Scholarship
Eligibility- US citizen or permanent resident, 3.0 minimum GPA, high school senior, African-American descent
Amount- $4,000 merit based scholarships will be awarded
https://scholarships.uncf.org/Program/Details/2223f997-615e-4e1e-bdfe-3df90c6ff746
Deadline March 31st

April Deadline

Delray Beach Rotary Scholarship
Eligibility- All graduating seniors from Atlantic High School regardless of city of residence or Delray Beach residents attending other high schools The previous two yearly tax returns from the student’s parents are required to be submitted. If married and filing separately, please provide both parent’s returns. Only the first two pages of the 1040 form are necessary. Social Security numbers on the tax forms may be covered over to maintain privacy.
Amount- Ten $1,000 scholarships will be awarded
Pick up an application in the IB or guidance office or request an application by email at delrayrotaryapps@gmail.com
Deadline April 1st

Fairview Golf Club Scholarship
Eligibility- residents of Palm Beach County, graduating senior, minimum 2.5 GPA, African American, admitted to a college/university
Amount- 2 $1,000 scholarships will be awarded.
Pick up an application in the IB or guidance office
Deadline April 1

National Supermarket Association Scholarship
Eligibility- residents of Palm Beach County, graduating senior, minimum 2.5 GPA, African American, admitted to a college/university, Essay “WHAT YOU EXPECT TO GAIN FROM A COLLEGE EDUCATION”
Amount- The Scholarships are $1,000 each and the top students 10 will receive $2,000 
E-mail Mrs. Bruce for a copy of the application Kelly.bruce@palmbeachschools.org
Deadline April 1

Chris R. Ferguson Scholarship
Eligibility- Graduating senior in Atlantic’s Eagles Nest Construction Academy or a member of the ACE (Architecture, Construction, and Engineering) Mentor Program 
Amount- Four $500 scholarships will be awarded
Pick up an application in the guidance or IB office
Deadline April 1

Becca’s Closet Spirit of Generosity Scholarship
Eligibility: (need-based)
• Graduating high school senior anywhere in the United States • Minimum 2.0 unweighted GPA on a 4.0 scale • Demonstrated financial need – all pages of 2019-2020 FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR) required (www.fafsa.gov) • Have made an outstanding, documented contribution to his or her local community through service to his/her local community through volunteer service of any kind. • Will attend a regionally-accredited 2 or 4-year college/university or technical/vocational institution in fall of 2019 • US Citizen, legal resident or DACA-eligible
http://www.beccascloset.org/scholarships/
Amount- Minimum award $1000
Deadline  April 1

Becca's Closet Involvement Scholarships
Eligibility: Involvement with Becca’s Closet Required
Graduating high school senior • Minimum 2.0 unweighted GPA on a 4.0 scale • Must have made an outstanding, documented contribution to his or her local community through the creation of and or involvement in a Becca’s Closet chapter or Becca’s Closet organized through a supporting organization. • Will attend a regionally-accredited 2 or 4-year college/university or technical institution in fall of 2019 • US Citizen, legal resident or DACA-eligible
Amount- Minimum award $1000
http://www.beccascloset.org/scholarships/
Deadline April 1

Becca's Closet Drittel Family Scholarships
Eligibility: Involvement with Becca’s Closet Required
Graduating high school senior in Broward, Miami-Dade or Palm Beach Counties, Florida • Minimum 2.0 unweighted GPA on a 4.0 scale • Must have made an outstanding, documented contribution to his or her local community through the creation of and or involvement in a Becca’s Closet chapter or Becca’s Closet organized through a supporting organization. • Will attend a regionally-accredited 2 or 4-year college/university or technical/vocational institution in fall of 2019 • US Citizen, legal resident or DACA-eligible
http://www.beccascloset.org/scholarships/
Amount- Minimum award $1000
Deadline April 1

American Muslim Alliance of Florida
Eligibility- minimum unweighted GPA of 3.0, high school senior entering college as a full time student, 
Amount- five $1,000 and twenty $500 scholarships will be awarded
Pick up an application in the guidance or IB office
Deadline April 1

The Adele Marie Bradley Scholarship
Eligibility- Seniors, merit based, essay about persevering through adversity. See application for details. Minimum GPA 3.5, must reside in Palm Beach County 
Amount- five $1,000 and twenty $500 scholarships will be awarded
https://www.adelemariebradley.org/scholarship/
Deadline April 1

Gloria and Joseph Mattera National Scholarship Fund for Migrant Children: 
Eligibility: Migrant youth who have the potential and the desire to further their education to achieve their personal and career goals. Recent history of movement for agricultural employment - priority will be given to currently interstate migrant youth. Have scholastic potential, financial need, enrolled in or accepted at an accredited public or private college, technical or vocational school, or a dropout or a potential dropout from high school who shows promise of ability to continue schooling.
Notes: Applicants must submit a copy of their current or most recent Migrant Education Program Certificate of Eligibility (COE). 
Award: 100 awards up to $250
http://migrant.net/scholarships/
Deadline: April 1

American Fire Sprinkler Association Scholarship
Eligibility- high school seniors who are U.S. citizens or legal residents, attending college or a trade school in the US no later than Fall 2019, NOT based on financial need or GPA
Amount- 10 $2,000 Scholarships- winners are randomly selected by a computer generated drawing
http://www.afsascholarship.org/
Deadline April 1

City of Greenacres Educational Scholarship
Eligibility- Resident of Greenacres, senior, U.S. citizen, or lawful permanent resident, demonstrate financial need
Amount- Five $1,500 scholarships- one will be given to an athlete
https://greenacresfl.gov/leisure/page/2019-educational-scholarship-program
Deadline April 2nd

Delray Beach Elks Lodge 
Eligibility- Graduating seniors from Atlantic Community High School, at least 50 hours of community service. Applicants will write a 500 word essay: Discuss a need in our community and develop a plan to address it.
Amount- One $1,000 and two $500 scholarships will be awarded
Pick up an application in the guidance or IB office
Deadline April 5

Alliance of Women Executives (AWE)Scholarship
Eligibility- Palm Beach County senior, minimum 3.0 GPA, young woman from a Palm Beach County high school planning to attend PBSC or FAU.
Amount-Last year five $1500 scholarships were awarded. They plan to surpass the scholarships this year. 
https://www.aweinc.org/scholarship/
Deadline April 5

Law Office of Cohen and Jaffe Scholarship
Eligibility- U.S. citizen or legal permanent U.S. resident, accepted to an institution of higher learning, graduating senior
Amount- One applicant will be awarded a $1000 scholarship for first prize, one applicant will be awarded $500 for runner-up, and three applicants will be awarded $250 for honorable mention.
The application is available online https://www.cohenjaffe.com/college-scholarship/
Deadline April 9

CGCS-Bernard Harris Scholarship Program
Eligibility- Black and Hispanic students, senior at one of the member school districts (Palm Beach County is a member) Applicants must be accepted for fulltime enrollment at a four-year college or university in the next academic year and pursuing a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM).
Amount- Four scholarships for two males and two females with a value of $5,000 each will be awarded to two black and two Hispanic students
https://www.cgcs.org/Scholarships
Deadline April 12

Children of Helen Alliance Inc.
Elibility: High school seniors of St. Lucian or Caribbean descent who live in Palm Beach, Dade, or Broward County, accepted to college, must have community service or extracurricular activities
Amount- $500
https://www.childrenofhelenalliance.org/educational-assistance
Deadline: April 13

League Foundation Scholarship
The program is open to self-identified Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, or Transgender graduating high school seniors, graduating senior, US citizen, minimum weighted GPA 3.0 or better Complete 2 personal essays as outlined on the application form, community involvement. "Extra-Credit" for activities and leadership roles relating directly to the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender communities.
Currently the LEAGUE Foundation has four awards for consideration.
https://www.leaguefoundation.org/apply/
Deadline: April 14

Johnson Scholarship Foundation
State University of Florida Theodore and Vivian Johnson Scholarship
Eligibility- senior, students with disabilities who attend or will attend one of the 11 state universities, Provide documentation of the nature and/or extent of a disability. The disability must be in one or more of the following classifications: ADD/ADHD; Autism Spectrum Disorder; Blind or Low Vision; Deaf/Hard of Hearing; Orthopedic Disability; Psychological, Emotional, or Behavioral Disability; Speech/Language Disability; Specific Learning Disability; Traumatic Brain Injury; and/or Other Health Disabilities. Documentation required. A FAFSA must be completed by March 1st for full consideration
Minimum 2.0 GPA
Download http://www.jsf.bz/apply.html#apply  (under “State University System of Florida” “Application (Initial)”
 Deadline Received by April 15

UNICO National Scholarship
Eligibility: US citizen of Italian heritage, graduating senior, minimum 3.0 GPA
Amount- 4 undergraduate scholarships of $6,000 each will be awarded 
There are four scholarships to apply to.  
https://www.unico.org/scholarships
Deadline: April 15

Through the Game of Golf Scholarship
Eligibility: Graduating senior, minimum 2.5 GPA, minimum of 50 service hours, enrolled in a school in South Florida, specialized talents, leadership, extracurriculars, athletics, and/or community service
Amount- Not specified 
Pick up an application in the IBO or guidance office
Deadline: April 19

Boynton Masonic Lodge No. 236 Wayne A. Hansen Memorial Scholarship
Eligibility- Graduating high school senior, scholastic achievement, community service, citizenship, financial need, Students do not need to live in Boynton to win the scholarship.
Amount- Two $1,000 scholarships will be awarded 
Pick up an application in the IBO or guidance office
Deadline: Received by April 19th

National Coalition of 100 Black Women, IncScholarship
Eligibility: Graduating Palm Beach County senior, African American female, minimum 2.5 GPA
Amount- Not specified 
Pick up an application in the IBO or guidance office
Deadline: April 20

Friends of Green Cay Nature Center
Eligibility- Palm Beach or Broward graduating high school senior who has been accepted to a 4 yr college or university and is pursuing a career in the environmental sciences.
Amount- $4000
The application can be found on their Facebook page facebook.com/GreenCayNatureCenter and on the Green Cay County website at http://friendsofgreencay.org/scholarship.html
Deadline April 26 

Society of Women Engineers- Southeast Florida Section 
Eligibility- female, senior, pursuing an engineering degree in the fall at a college/university with an ABET accredited engineering program
Amount- $500
Pick up an application in the guidance office or IBO
Deadline April 26

Kids’ Dreams College Scholarship
Eligibility:  High school senior eligible to receive Title 1 benefits, Title One School (Atlantic is), entering a college or university LOCATED IN FLORIDA that has no religious affiliation
Amount- $1,000 
https://kidsdreams.org/apply-now/
 Deadline April 30th

Give Kids a Chance Scholarship
Eligibility- Florida resident, 2.5 average GPA or above, documented financial need:  eligible students must have a family income of less than 60% of the median family income in the area in which they reside, demonstrated interest in school and community activities
Amount- not specified
Apply online at:  http://www.gkac.org/scholarshipapplication.html
Deadline April 30

May Deadline

Kantner Foundation Scholarship 
Each year, the Kantner Foundation awards college scholarships to high school students who demonstrate a commitment to entrepreneurship and possess all the qualifications set by the foundation.
Eligibility- The three primary qualifications used to award scholarships are academic achievement, leadership, and entrepreneurship.  Scholarship applicants must be: high-school seniors, full-time residents of Palm Beach or Martin Counties
Amount: range from $2,000 to $20,000. Recipients must commit to attend a one-day entrepreneurship summit on May 22nd 
https://kantnerfoundation.org/application/
Deadline May 1

Rover College Scholarship 
Eligibility- US resident, 3.0 GPA or above, essay contest topic- “Has technology caused you to feel more included in your community, or excluded?”
https://www.rover.com/college-scholarship/
Deadline May 1

Scholar Career Coaching 
Eligibility- Graduating seniors in Palm Beach, Broward, or Miami Dade County. Winners will be selected based on GPA, community and extracurricular activities. The following information will be considered but all applications will be considered regardless of student responses- mentoring program participant, English as a Second Language student (ESL), first generation to attend college.
Amount: Varies- last year 7 scholarships were awarded ranging from $500-$1500 
http://scholarcc.com/scholarships
Deadline May 3

The Preservation Foundation of Palm Beach John D. Mashek Scholarship
Eligibility- Graduating senior who plans on pursuing a career in one of the following disciplines: historic preservation, architectural design, interior design or landscape design
Amount- $5,000 
https://www.palmbeachpreservation.org/education/john-d-mashek-scholarship
Deadline- May 3

Zoe Loren Make a Difference Foundation Scholarship
Eligibility- Academic ability and high achievement: 2 teacher recs, GPA 3.0 or above, achievement test scores, commitment to learning and work ethic, unmet financial need, leadership and public service, demonstrated critical thinking in response to essay questions, graduating seniors
Amount- $4,000 
www.zoelorenmakeadifference.org/appliction
Deadline May 17

National Black Police Association Alphonso Deal Scholarship
Eligibility- African American high school seniors who are U.S. citizens accepted by an accredited college/university (including 2-year institutions) interested in preparing for a career in law enforcement
Amount- $500 
https://www.blackpolice.org/
Deadline May 17
June Deadline

Duck Tape Stuck at Prom Scholarship
Eligibility- Create and wear your original & unique promwear using Duck® brand duct tape and/or Duck® brand crafting tape, submit a high resolution photograph
Amount- $10,000 to the winner of the dress category, $10,000 to the winner of the tux category, 4 $500 dress runner up prizes, and 4 $500 runner up tux prizes
http://stuckatprom.com/
Deadline June 3

Abbot and Fenner Scholarship 
Eligibility- high school juniors and seniors and all college students
Amount- $1,000
Selection is based on an essay (500-1,000 words)  Describe your educational career and life goals. Explain your plan for achieving these goals. Include your degree/major, why you selected it, and how this degree/major will help you achieve your goals. See website for details 
http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm
Deadline June 14

The Kids’ Chance of Florida Scholarship Program
Eligibility- dependent children of a worker killed or seriously injured in a claim accepted as compensable under The Florida Workers’ Compensation Act (Chapter 440, Florida Statutes); the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act (33 U.S.C. § 901 et seq.); or the Federal Employees’ Compensation Act (5 U.S.C. Chapter 81). 
Amount- Scholarship money is limited and varies from year to year.
https://www.kidschancefl.org/scholarship-info/
Deadline June 17

October 2019 Deadline

AES Engineer Scholarship:  The consulting firm of AES Engineers is committed to continuing its support of higher education by providing scholarships to deserving students.
To be eligible the student needs to answer the essay question on their site http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm .Their  belief is that achieving a high grade point average should not be the only criteria for determining who deserves to be helped. For that reason they are offering a scholarship that will be awarded on the basis of character, as determined by evaluating the essays that are submitted.
Amount of award:   $500.00 
Deadline for entry: October 6

August 2019 Deadline

South Florida Business Aviation Association Aviation Scholarship
Eligibility- Be a graduating high school senior in Dade, Broward or Palm Beach counties • Have a minimum 3.0 weighted GPA • Plan to continue education within the aviation sector (including, but not limited to, aeronautical science, aerospace engineering, air traffic management, aviation management, aircraft maintenance, or becoming a certified commercial pilot) • Enroll in a college or vocational school on a full-time basis
Amount- up to $5,000
http://sfbaa.org/
Deadline August 1

South Florida Business Aviation Association 
Dave Davis Memorial Scholarship for Outstanding Community Service Scholarship
Eligibility- Be a graduating high school senior in Dade, Broward or Palm Beach counties • Have a minimum 3.0 weighted GPA • Have created or taken part in an exceptional community service program, with a dedication of at least 300 hours towards a single effort • Plan to enroll full-time in a college, university, or trade school
Amount- up to $5,000
http://sfbaa.org/
Deadline August 1

Scholarship Resources

www.collegeboard.org- “Pay for College”
www.fastweb.com
https://myscholly.com/    mobile app to help students find college scholarships (Scholly)
www.scholarshipexperts.com
www.moolahspot.com
www.finaid.com
www.floridastudentfinancialaid.org- “State Grants, Scholarships, and Applications”, select “programs offered” for information on state scholarships  
Check www.floridashines.org for a bright futures evaluation
www.floridashines.org  under “pay for college”


Check the financial aid page at each of the colleges you are applying to.  There may be scholarships you can apply to.  

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