The Belk Scholarship recognizes and rewards students of demonstrated superior intellectual and personal achievement and significant leadership ability. Up to eight Belk Scholars will be chosen in Davidson’s Class of 2023.
Students must be nominated by school staff by November 9, 2018
Deadline: Nominee submit completed application by December 3, 2018
Awards: An annually renewable scholarship equivalent to the college’s comprehensive fees- valued at $65,819.00
Two special study stipends (up to $3000 per stipend) to pursue international study and other enrichment opportunities
Nomination materials available at www.davidson.edu/belk
Nomination and selection process: Nomination and Selection Process
The Carson Scholars Fund awards $1,000 college scholarships to students in grades 4 through 11 who excel academically and are dedicated to serving their communities. Students must attend an accredited K-12 school in the United States.
Deadline: December 14, 2018
Eligibility: Students in grades 4th – 11th
At least a 3.75 GPA
Be involved in community service activities
Additional information: https://carsonscholars.org/scholarships/prospective-scholars/
High school seniors, BURGER KING® employees, their dependent children, spouses or domestic partners in the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico can apply.
High school seniors must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale to be eligible, and must be active in their community through volunteering, sports, clubs and/or religious organizations.
Deadline: December 15, 2018
Awards: Up to $50,000 in scholarship awards for the 2019-2020 school year
Eligibility: Be living in the United States, Canada or Puerto Rico
• Be graduating high school seniors (U.S. and Puerto Rico), graduating from grade 12 (Canada) or graduating from home school education in the U.S., Puerto Rico or Canada
• Have a cumulative high school grade point average of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale, or the equivalent
• Plan to enroll full-time, without interruption, for the entire 2019-20 academic year at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school in the U.S., Canada or Puerto Rico
How to apply: www.scholarsapply.org/burgerkingscholars
Spectrum Bay News 9 is proud to present the Project Weather Scholarship Contest. The scholarship is granted as a part of Bay News 9's commitment to educating children about science and weather.
Deadline: January 7, 2019
Award: A $1,000 check will be awarded to seven high school seniors in public, private or parochial schools who excel in science.
Eligibility: To participate in the Contest you must:
a) be a United States resident attending a public, private, home or parochial school in one of the following Florida counties: Citrus, Hernando, Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas or Polk;
b) Be in grade 12 (or equivalent in their final year of high school) as of the date of entry. (Eligible entrants who are less than eighteen (18) years of age must have a parent or legal guardian’s permission to participate.)
c) Have an overall GPA, as of the date of entry, of at least 3.5 on a scale of 4.0.
This is an academic-based award; however, candidates must also demonstrate they are well-rounded, creative and active participants in sports or fitness activities; are strong communicators; are leaders through participation in co-curricular activities and community service and exhibit the potential to impact and enrich the lives of fellow students at Stetson as a role model through their academic and non-academic achievements. Students must be nominated by their School Counselor, Principal/Headmaster, or U.S. Senator/Representative.
Deadline: January 15, 2019
Awards: 4 years (8 semesters)
• Full undergraduate tuition and fees
• On-Campus room and board
• Course texts and materials
• Be first-year students for the Fall term of 2019
• GPA of at least 3.5 (weighted GPA accepted)
• ACT composite score of 30 or SAT-R score of 1350 (combined Evidence Based Reading and Writing Section and Math)
Additional information and forms can be found at: Scholarship Documents
This scholarship is funded by Florida Chapter of the P.E.O. Sisterhood. Scholarships are awarded for financial assistance for TUITION AND FEES only that are required for enrollment or attendance. Students with Florida Pre-Paid College Fund and Take Stock in Children are NOT eligible as their tuition is already paid. Students with FL Bright Futures scholarships are eligible as are dual enrolled high school students.
Deadline: January 25, 2019
Award: The amount granted for each one year scholarship will be determined by the State Committee but will not exceed $2,500.
A one-time renewal may be awarded.
- The applicant must be a woman who is a resident of the State of Florida and a U.S.citizen or legal permanent resident of the U.S. or Canada.
- The applicant must be accepted or awaiting acceptance for admission to her first year of full-time post-secondary study at a public or private Florida college or university accredited by the Council on Post-secondary Accreditation or the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.
- Applicant shall be pursuing a course of study leading to an Associate or Bachelor’s degree. Full time study is defined as 24 annual credit hours at an accredited college or university.
- Applicants must meet requirements of scholarship, character, personality, purpose and need. This scholarship is heavily weighted upon financial need. A one-page essay on educational and career plans and an interview are required.
- Applicants must have high scholastic standing as measured by class rank and standardized test scores, plus a minimum unweighted 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale).
- The applicant must be sponsored by a Florida P.E.O. Chapter
To Apply, contact Gail Van Zanten Gailvz15@gmail.com for information and application materials. Contact person is a member of local P.E.O. Chapter DN.
Through rent-free housing and cooperative living, Southern Scholarship Foundation supports students who lack financial resources, demonstrate excellent academic merit, and exemplify good character attend institutions of higher education. They serve college students at all levels attending:
• Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU)
• Flagler College (Tallahassee Campus)
• Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU)
• Florida State University (FSU)
• Santa Fe College (SFC)
• Tallahassee Community College (TCC)
• University of Florida (UF)
Deadline: April 1, 2019
Awards: Rent-free housing
Eligibility: Current (and maintained throughout stay) 3.0 or higher GPA
Financial Need (measured by having a 7500 or lower EFC according to the FAFSA application) *Some exceptions may be made*
Good Character (1 or more letter(s) of recommendation, and a strong ability to live cooperatively with others and complete daily tasks at the house)
How to Apply: Visit SouthernScholarship.org and click “Apply”
Students are invited to apply for the 2019-2020 Visionary Scholarship being offered by the American College Foundation.
Deadline: May 1, 2019
Awards: Range from $1000.00 - $5000.00 range, with multiple winners selected.
Eligibility: All High School students, 9th - 12th Grade.
No cost to apply and a student does not need to demonstrate financial need in order to be eligible.
Visit the Visionary Scholarship page for more details.
FourJ level of awards are available based on general requirements and academic requirements including GPA, test scores, coursework and community service. Must complete the FFAA.
For specific requirements
and how to apply, go to: