Scholarships

Never before have Sarasota County high school students had the opportunity to view all scholarships available to them in a single place. This first-ever one-stop shop for scholarships gives students access and information to ease the stress of paying for post-secondary education.

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Eligibility

Applicants must be an active Achieva Credit Union Member, in good standing, and a graduating high school senior or currently enrolled in a college or technical school.

Application Availability and Deadline

Applications will be available in January at all Achieva Credit Union Branches. Also, available on website: www.achievacu.com

Deadline: April, 2017

Check application for specific date.

Number and Amount of Awards

Ten scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each will be awarded.

Eligibility

Applicants must be an Achieva Credit Union Member, in good standing, and a graduating high school senior committed to majoring in education.

Application Availability and Deadline

Applications will be available in January at all Achieva Credit Union Branches. Also, available on website: www.achievacu.com

Deadline: April, 2017

Check application for specific date.

Number and Amount of Awards

Two scholarships in the amount of $2,500 each will be awarded.

Eligibility

Open to students based on meeting the criteria of the individual scholarships provided on The American Legion website: http://www.legion.org/scholarships

Application Availability and Deadline

Application available on-line at: http://www.legion.org/scholarships

Deadline: Check website for specific deadline for each scholarship.

Number and Amount of Awards

Number and amount varies.

Eligibility

Open to Florida graduating high school seniors from a public, private or home education program who demonstrate excellence in creative writing, dance, drama, music or visual art.

Application Availability and Deadline

Application is available October on-line at: http://artsforlifeaward.org/wordpress/apply/

Deadline: February 1, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

Twenty-five awards of $2,000 each.

Eligibility

Open to high school seniors who plan to enroll full-time in an accredited two-year or four-year U.S. college or university for the 2015-2016 academic year, must be a U.S. citizen or legal resident, demonstrate ambition and self-drive as evidenced by outstanding achievement in school, the community or work-related activities.

Application Availability and Deadline

Application is available on-line at: https://us.axa.com/axa-foundation/AXA-achievement-scholarship.html

Deadline: December 15, 2016

Number and Amount of Awards

One scholarship from each state is awarded in the amount of $10,000 or $25,000.

Eligibility

Open to Florida high school seniors planning to attend post-high school education who live in a household separated by a divorce. Check website for additional eligibility criteria.

Application Availability and Deadline

Application is available on-line at: https://www.myfloridalaw.com/children-of-divorce-scholarship-ayo-iken/

Deadline: May 1, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

Two awards of in the amount of $1000

Eligibility

Open to current high school seniors with a minimum 3.0 grade point average who are planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution.

Application Availability and Deadline

Application is available on-line at: http://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/apply/

Deadline: Initial application accepted through October 31 of the senior year.

Number and Amount of Awards

Check website for number and amount of awards.

Eligibility

Open to Sarasota, Manatee, Charlotte, and Desoto County graduating high school seniors and recent graduates of Sarasota County schools who are currently attending college or technical school. 

Application Availability and Deadline

Application is available on-line at: http://www.cfsarasota.org/Students/Apply-for-a-Scholarship

Deadline: March 1, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

Number of awards vary. Scholarships amounts range from $1,000 to $100,000 and are awarded on a variety of need-base and merit based.

Eligibility

Open to graduating students based on meeting the criteria of the specific scholarships provided on the DAR National Society website: www.dar.org

Application Availability and Deadline

Application will be available on-line August 1, 2017 at: http://www.dar.org/national-society/scholarships

Deadline: February 15, 2018

Number and Amount of Awards

Number and amount of awards vary.

Eligibility

Multiple scholarships open to graduating students based on meeting the criteria of the specific scholarship provided on the website.

Application Availability and Deadline

Application available on-line at: http://www.elks.org/scholars/

Deadline: Check website.

Number and Amount of Awards

Award amount and number varies.

Eligibility

Open to Sarasota County students with established financial need. Two year residency of Sarasota County required.

Scholarships are awarded to talented students of Sarasota County for undergraduate studies in the arts including visual arts, performing arts, music, creative writing, architecture, and related endeavors.

Check website for additional requirements.

Application Availability and Deadline

Applications are available on-line at: www.fineartssarasota.com

or

Application is also available in PDF format through the following Student Services link: http://sarasotacountyschools.net/departments/pupilsupportservices/scholarshipapplications.aspx

Deadline: March 1, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

Number and amount of awards may vary.

Eligibility

Please check website for eligibility requirements.

Application Availability and Deadline

All Florida State scholarships must be applied for on-line at http://www.floridastudentfinancialaid.org/SSFAD/bf/bfmain.htm

The application is available December 1 and must be completed prior to high school graduation.

Number and Amount of Awards

Eligible students may qualify for one of three scholarships:

  • Florida Academic Scholars Award
  • Florida Medallion Scholars Award
  • Florida Gold Seal Vocational Scholars Award

Eligibility

Scholarship is open to Florida high school graduates with at least a 3.5 grade point average who plan to enroll in an engineering program accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology. Check website for additional eligibility requirements.

Application Availability and Deadline

Applications are available on-line at: http://fljcifoundation.org

Deadline: January 27, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

Award amount varies.

Eligibility

Applicants must be graduating high school seniors in the United States, who plan to continue their education at accredited post secondary colleges, universities or vocational school.

Application Availability and Deadline

Application available on-line at: http://www.fljcifoundation.org/us-jci-scholarship.html

Deadline: January 13, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

Award amount varies.

Eligibility

Scholarship is open to Florida high school graduates who plan to attend full-time at an accredited post secondary college, university or vocational school.

Application Availability and Deadline

Applications are available on-line at: http://www.fljcifoundation.org/fla-jci-senators-scholarship.html

Deadline: January 27, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

Award amount varies.

Eligibility

Scholarship is open to Sarasota County District schools. Applicant must be a woman and a resident of Florida accepted at any Florida college or university. Applicants must meet requirements of scholarship, character, and financial need.

Check website for additional eligibility requirements.

Application Availability and Deadline

Applications are available on-line at: www.peoflorida.org

Applicants must be sponsored by a Florida chapter of the P.E.O. Sisterhood. Send email query to: FLPEOS@gmail.com

Deadline: January 15th to local Florida chapter

Number and Amount of Awards

Award amounts based upon number of applicants and funds available, up to $2,500. Renewable for second year.

Eligibility

Open to top scoring winner of the Sarasota Retired Educators Association scholarship.

Application Availability and Deadline

Original application to Sarasota Retired Educators Association scholarship is used. 

No further paperwork required of applicant. Original application is available in PDF format through the following Student Services link: http://sarasotacountyschools.net/departments/pupilsupportservices/scholarshipapplications.aspx

Number and Amount of Awards

Award amount and number varies.

Eligibility

Open to Florida high school seniors with a minimum GPA of 3.0, accepted by a college or university, demonstrate financial need and competed in a minimum of three FSGA or FJT tournaments.

Check website for additional requirements.

Application Availability and Deadline

Application is available on-line at: http://www.fsga.org/sections/Foundation/College-Scholarships/38

Deadline: June 1, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

Five awards totaling $10,000.

Eligibility

Check website for eligibility requirements.

Application Availability and Deadline

Check website for application process: http://www.floridastudentfinancialaid.org/SSFAD/home/uamain.htm

Deadline: Check website.

Number and Amount of Awards

Number and amount of awards will vary.

Eligibility

Open to high school students who are dependents of workers who were injured or killed in the course and scope of their employment and who received benefits under the Florida Workers’ Compensation Law and dependents of individuals who primarily work in the operation and/or administration of this same law. Students must have a minimum 2.7 GPA.

Application Availability and Deadline

Application available on-line at: http://www.440scholarship.org/portal/application

Deadline: February 28, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

Number of awards varies. Renewable based on meeting criteria.

Eligibility

Students must reside in Sarasota County, Charlotte County, or Boca Grande and be accepted to or already attending an accredited post-secondary vocational school or college, university, or graduate institution.

Application Availability and Deadline

Application available on-line at: https://app.smarterselect.com/programs/37432-Gulf-Coast-Community-Foundation

Deadline: March 6, 2017, 11:59 p.m

Number and Amount of Awards

Award amounts vary.

Eligibility

Open to Sarasota County high school seniors of full or partial Italian ancestry with a minimum unweighted GPA of 3.50, and a minimum combined SAT of 1200 or a minimum composite ACT of 25 who plans to major in woodwinds or strings. Audition audio file required.

Application Availability and Deadline

Student Services will distribute applications to all guidance offices in December.

Or

Available in PDF format through the following Student Services link: http://sarasotacountyschools.net/departments/pupilsupportservices/scholarshipapplications.aspx

Applications will also be available online at: www.gcics.org

Deadline: February 17, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

One scholarship in the amount of $1,000.

Eligibility

Open to high school graduates who plan to enroll at a community college for the first time to pursue and complete a career or technical program. Must demonstrate financial need.

Check website for additional eligibility requirements.

Application Availability and Deadline

Application is available on-line at: https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/technical/

Deadline: June 15, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

Award amount up to $2,500.

Eligibility

Open to high school seniors, who will be attending the University of South Florida.

Check website for eligibility requirements.

Application Availability and Deadline

Applications available on-line at: www.ibl.usf.edu/scholarships

Deadline: January 15, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

Award number and amounts vary.

Eligibility

Open to high school graduates with a cumulative 3.5 or above GPA and a SAT combined score of 1200 or above and/or ACT composite score of 26 or above who plan to enroll in an accredited four-year college and demonstrate significant financial need.

Application Availability and Deadline

Application will be available on-line in late September 2017 at: http://www.jkcf.org/scholarship-programs/college-scholarship/

Deadline: Check website in late September 2017.

Number and Amount of Awards

Up to forty awards of up to $40,000 a year for four years.

Eligibility

Open to all high school and current college students in Sarasota and Manatee Counties who plan to pursue jazz studies in college.

Application Availability and Deadline

Scholarship applications will be distributed directly to schools in the fall or available on Jazz Club website at: http://jazzclubsarasota.org/scholarships

or

Application is also available in PDF format through the following Student Services link: http://sarasotacountyschools.net/departments/pupilsupportservices/scholarshipapplications.aspx

Deadline: April 1, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

Number and amount of awards vary.

Eligibility

Open to high school seniors, who will be attending the Johnson & Wales University.

Check website for eligibility requirements

Application Availability and Deadline

Application information available on website: http://www.jwu.edu/content.aspx?id=54223

Deadline: Check website

Number and Amount of Awards

Award number and amounts vary.

Eligibility

Open to Sarasota County high school seniors with a minimum 2.75 GPA who consistently demonstrates outstanding character, and might not be able to pursue higher education without the scholarship.

Application Availability and Deadline

Student Services will distribute applications to guidance offices in January.

Or

Application is also available in PDF format through the following Student Services link: http://sarasotacountyschools.net/departments/pupilsupportservices/scholarshipapplications.aspx

Deadline: March 15, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

One award of $1,000 per year. Renewable for each year of college up to a maximum of four years.

Eligibility

Open to sons, daughters or legally adopted children of highway workers killed or have become permanently disabled in roadway construction zone accidents who plan to attend a post-secondary institution. Applicant’s parent must have been employed by a transportation construction firm or a transportation public agency at the time of his or her death or disabling injury.

Application Availability and Deadline

Application is available on line at: http://www.artba.org/foundation/awards-scholarships/the-lanford-family-highway-worker-memorial-scholarship-program-nomination/

Deadline: April 8, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

Award amount varies.

Eligibility

Open to all Sarasota, Manatee and Charlotte County high school seniors, who are involved in golf, either through the junior golf program or in the high school program.

Application Availability and Deadline

Student Services will distribute applications to guidance offices in February.

Or

Application is also available in PDF format through the following Student Services link: http://sarasotacountyschools.net/departments/pupilsupportservices/scholarshipapplications.aspx

Number and Amount of Awards

Eight $1,000 scholarships were awarded in 2016.

Eligibility

Open to a graduating Sarasota Military Academy high school senior who will be pursuing a college major in engineering, computer science, math, one of the physical sciences or another similar technical field.

Application Availability and Deadline

Application available online at: https://www.cognitoforms.com/EducationFoundationOfSarasotaCounty/LindaJJellisonAndCraigTWedgeScholarship

Number and Amount of Awards

One award of $5,000. Renewable for each year of college up to a maximum of four years if student maintains a 3.0 cumulative GPA and is enrolled full time.

Eligibility

Open to seniors at Booker, Sarasota, Riverview, North Port, and Venice High, who have a cumulative GPA between 2.40 – 2.90 and plan to further their education in a community or four-year college.

Application Availability and Deadline

Organization will distribute applications to guidance offices in February.

Or

Application is also available in PDF format through the following Student Services link: http://sarasotacountyschools.net/departments/pupilsupportservices/scholarshipapplications.aspx

Deadline: April 12, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

Minimum of two awards of $2,500 each. If additional money becomes available more scholarships will be given.

Eligibility

Open to graduating high school seniors with a minimum GPA of 2.0. Applicants must be the son or daughter of a U.S. Marine as per the guidelines stated on the application and must meet income guideline

Application Availability and Deadline

Applications available on-line in January at: www.mcsf.org

Deadline: March 1, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

Awards amounts vary each year.

Eligibility

Open to graduating high school seniors planning to enroll in a degree program in an accredited U.S. institution of higher learning in the 2016-2017 school year. Applicant must submit an application and essay explaining career, academic and/or vocation goals.

Application Availability and Deadline

Application will be available September 15, 2017 on-line at: http://www.mensafoundation.org/what-we-do/scholarships/us-scholarship-process/us-scholarship-application/

Deadline: January 15, 2018

Number and Amount of Awards

Number and amount of awards vary.

Eligibility

JROTC Scholarships – Graduating seniors from ROTC programs in Booker, Sarasota, Riverview and Sarasota Military Academy.

Merit Scholarships – Graduating seniors from all Sarasota High Schools are eligible.

Please check website for scholarship requirements: http://www.sarasotamoaa.com/

Application Availability and Deadline

Organization will distribute applications to guidance counselors and JROTC offices in January.

Or

Application is also available in PDF format through the following Student Services link: http://sarasotacountyschools.net/departments/pupilsupportservices/scholarshipapplications.aspx

Incomplete applications will not be considered for review.

Deadline: March 31, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

Multiple awards of $2,000 each.

Eligibility

Only Sarasota and Manatee County public high school senior students are eligible. Students may enter one of three categories: Visual Arts, Music Composition and Literature.

Application Availability and Deadline

Applications are available on-line at: http://www.sarasotapenwomen.com/scholarships.htm

Deadline: January 14, 2017

 Number and Amount of Awards

Cash awards consist of 1st, 2nd and 3rd place, plus merit awards.

Eligibility

Open to all female seniors with U.S. citizenship who will be a high school graduate from within Sarasota County with a GPA of at least 3.0 and plan an education at an accredited school of higher education. Other factors will include student’s financial need, test scores, community involvement, extracurricular activities and demonstrated leadership.

Application Availability and Deadline

Student Services will distribute applications to all public high school guidance offices in November.

Or

Application is also available in PDF format through the following Student Services link: http://sarasotacountyschools.net/departments/pupilsupportservices/scholarshipapplications.aspx

Deadline: January 30, 2017 (Postmarked)

Number and Amount of Awards

Award amount is $5,000 per merit scholarship. Number of awards will vary based on available funds.

Eligibility

Scholarship is open to graduating seniors who are a citizen or legal permanent resident of the U.S. or Canada. Student must have a cumulative unweighted 3.0 GPA and plan to attend an accredited U.S. or Canadian post-secondary school. Applicant must exhibit excellence in leadership, academics, extracurricular activities, community service and potential for future success.

Check website for additional eligibility requirements.

Application Availability and Deadline

Application available on line September 1 through November 1 at: http://www.peointernational.org/about-peo-star-scholarship-star

Chapter Recommendation/Pre-qualification is required. Check website.

Deadline: Check with local Chapter

Number and Amount of Awards

Nonrenewable scholarship in the amount of $2,500.

Eligibility

Scholarship awarded to high school graduating students with a minimum 3.0 GPA who plan a career in the graphic communications, printing technology, printing management or publishing who will be attending full time at an accredited Technical School, College or University.

Application Availability and Deadline

Application available November 1 on-line at: www.pgsf.org

Deadline: March 1, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

Number and amount of scholarships awarded may vary.

Eligibility

Open to high school seniors planning to pursue an engineering or related science degree.

Application Availability and Deadline

Application available on-line at: www.sae.org/students/engschlr.htm

Deadline: Check website for deadline date

Number and Amount of Awards

Number and amount of awards vary.

Eligibility

Open to college-bound seniors with a 3.5 GPA or higher who are of Scottish descent or have current Scottish involvement.

Application Availability and Deadline

Student Services will distribute applications to guidance offices in October.

Or

Application is also available in PDF format through the following Student Services link: http://sarasotacountyschools.net/departments/pupilsupportservices/scholarshipapplications.aspx

Application will also be available in on-line at: http://www.standrewsocietysarasota.com/scholarships

Deadline: February 19, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

The number and amount of awards are approved annually.

Eligibility

Check website for requirements.

Application Availability and Deadline

Application is available on-line at: http://www.saramanasar.org/youth---education.html

Deadline: Check website

Number and Amount of Awards

Award number and amounts varies.

Eligibility

Open to Sarasota and Manatee County high school male seniors who plan to include vocal or instrumental music in the first semester at college, have a record of achievement in vocal or instrumental performance, and demonstrate financial need.

Application Availability and Deadline

Application is available on-line at: http://www.chorusofthekeys.org/docs/subdocs/Scholarships.pdf

Deadline: April 15, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

Up to three awards in the amounts ranging from $1,000 to $2,000.

Eligibility

Applicants must be current University of Florida students or students entering the University of Florida in 2017 (Note: Student-athletes are not eligible for Gator Club scholarships per NCAA regulations.)

Application Availability and Deadline

Applications will be available until March 15, 2017 on-line at : www.sarasotagators.com/scholarships.html

Deadline: March 15, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

Number and amount of awards may vary.

Eligibility

Open to north Sarasota County high school students who will attend full time at an accredited college or university with plans to major in a natural science field.

Application Availability and Deadline

Application is available on-line at: http://sarasotagardenclub.org/community/sarasota-garden-club-scholarships/

Deadline: April 1, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

Two award in the amount of $2,000 each.

Eligibility

Open to Sarasota High, Riverview High and Booker High seniors with at least a 2.5 GPA who have been crime free and demonstrate community involvement, participation in extracurricular school activities, leadership and financial need (FAFSA required). Preference will be given to applicants with sight or hearing disabilities.

Application Availability and Deadline

Student Services will distribute applications to guidance offices in October.

Or

Application is also available in PDF format through the following Student Services link: http://sarasotacountyschools.net/departments/pupilsupportservices/scholarshipapplications.aspx

Deadline: March 1, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

One award of $4,000 to each school.

Eligibility

Open to Sarasota or Manatee County students who have been a Florida resident for at least two years who plan to major in the study of horticulture, floriculture or botany.

Check website for additional requirements.

Application Availability and Deadline

Application is available on-line at: http://sarasotaorchidsociety.org/scholarship-awards/

Deadline: April 15, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

One award of $1,000.

Eligibility

Open to all Sarasota County high schools. Applicants must be a graduating high school senior, have financial need, and demonstrate potential for effectiveness as a future teacher.

Application Availability and Deadline

Student Services will distribute applications to guidance offices in October.

Or

Application is also available in PDF format through the following Student Services link: http://sarasotacountyschools.net/departments/pupilsupportservices/scholarshipapplications.aspx

Deadline: Must be postmarked by January 20, 2017.

Number and Amount of Awards

Award amounts range from $500 to $1,000. Number of awards varies.

Eligibility

Open to high school students who are of eligible age to donate blood by supporting their campus blood drives. This scholarship is available to graduating high school students for all post-secondary education.

Application Availability and Deadline

Applications are available on-line at: http://scbb.org/students/scholarship-program.html

Deadline: April 14, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

Award number and amount are based on the number of donor registrations and student volunteers at each school.

Eligibility

Open to high school seniors attending public, private, or home-school who demonstrate financial need, plan to enroll in an accredited 4-year college/university, 2-year college or technical school in Florida. Students must begin post-secondary school in the 2017-2018 academic year and use scholarship funds for tuition and/or fees required to enroll at or attend an eligible educational institution, and/or other direct course-related expenses, such as fees, books, supplies, and equipment as required of all students in the course of instruction. 

Student may not be Directors, employees, or family members of Directors or employees of Suncoast Credit Union, Members Title Company, Members Insurance Services, Members Trust Company or Suncoast Realty Solutions LLC.

Application Availability and Deadline

Applications are available on-line at: https://www.grantinterface.com/Common/LogOn.aspx?eqs=aBcdzT88ciq2d2VTp45U-xHqEQu7zA9eXUgOnEufJvU1

Deadline: March 1, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

Two scholarships in the amount of $2,000 will be awarded.

Eligibility

Open to Sarasota County high school graduates who have been accepted to Syracuse University. Applicants must have GPA greater than 3.0 and financial need.

Application Availability and Deadline

Student Services will distribute applications to guidance offices in October.

Or

Available in PDF format through the following Student Services link: http://sarasotacountyschools.net/departments/pupilsupportservices/scholarshipapplications.aspx

Deadline: May 15, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

Two Syracuse Bookstore awards of $250 each.

Eligibility

Scholarship is open to all middle school students (enroll in 6th-8th grade) in a Sarasota County Public School, who exhibit positive behavior in and out of school, maintain a minimum 2.5 GPA, have a financial need, and are determined to succeed.

Application Availability and Deadline

Application available on-line at: www.takestocksarasota.org

Deadline Date: Check website.

Number and Amount of Awards

A four year tuition to any Florida State College.

An adult mentor will meet with the student at school, weekly, with school and TSIC staff cooperation, to assist and encourage the student to achieve their full potential.

Eligibility

To recognize creativity, this award is given to a high school senior enrolled in a Sarasota County public high school for an original project created by the applicant that demonstrates service within our community.

Application Availability and Deadline

Application available on-line at the school district’s Volunteer & Partnership web site: www.sarasotacountyschools.net/departments/vpo/

Deadline: 4:00 pm on January 30, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

The TeamUP Volunteer & Partnership Council will select one Community Service Award winner for one original project. Amount of award will be $1000. It will be presented at the Volunteer & Partnership Annual Recognition Ceremony on April 6, 2017. The winner must attend.

Eligibility

To honor dedication, this award is given to a high school senior enrolled in a Sarasota County public high school for demonstrating a commitment to service performed within our community

Application Availability and Deadline

Application available on-line at the school district’s Volunteer & Partnership web site: www.sarasotacountyschools.net/departments/vpo/

Deadline: 4:00 pm on January 30, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

The TeamUP Volunteer & Partnership Council will select one Volunteer Award winner. Amount of award will be $1,000. It will be presented at the Volunteer & Partnership Annual Recognition Ceremony on April 6, 2017. The winner must attend.

Eligibility

Check website for eligibility requirements.

Application Availability and Deadline

Applications available on-line at: http://www.college-financial-aid-advice.com/sam-walton-scholarship.html

Deadline: Please see application.

Number and Amount of Awards

Number and award amounts vary.

Eligibility

Nation-wide competition. Competition is open to seniors planning careers of service to United States local, state, or federal government.

Application Availability and Deadline

Application is available on-line at http://www.gwcf.org/AppDownload.html

Deadline: January 15, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

Number and amount of scholarships awarded ranging from $500 to $5000 vary each year.

Eligibility

Open to Sarasota County Public and Alternative High School seniors with a minimum 2.75 GPA, who consistently demonstrates outstanding character, and might not be able to pursue higher education without the scholarship.

Application Availability and Deadline

Student Services will distribute applications to guidance offices in October.

Or

Application is also available in PDF format through the following Student Services link: http://sarasotacountyschools.net/departments/pupilsupportservices/scholarshipapplications.aspx

Deadline: March 30, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

$10,000 awarded over a four year period.

Renewable for up to a total of four years if the student meets continuing requirements.

Eligibility

Open to women and girls of Sarasota County. Applicants must be accepted at an accredited Florida college or university, have earned a 3.0 cumulative grade point average and demonstrate financial need.

Application Availability and Deadline

Student Services will distribute applications to guidance offices in October.

Or

Application is also available in PDF format through the following Student Services link: http://sarasotacountyschools.net/departments/pupilsupportservices/scholarshipapplications.aspx

Deadline: March 1, 2017

Number and Amount of Awards

One scholarship of approximately $1,000 will be awarded.

Eligibility

Open to high school students who are residents of Sarasota or Manatee County that plan to pursue a higher education in the performing and visual arts.

Application Availability and Deadline

Application will be available on-line on November 1, 2017 at: https://www.sarasotawex.com/grants-scholarships

Deadline: January 31, 2018

Number and Amount of Awards

Number and amount of awards based on funds available.

 

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