Take Stock in Children Scholarship Program and Application
To Parents/Guardians of 8th Grade Students in Marion County Public Schools – Your Child May Be Eligible for a College Scholarship
Take Stock in Children helps students from low-income families achieve academic and personal success by providing them with volunteer mentors and college scholarships. Take Stock is a statewide program, funded locally through the Public Education Foundation. Students attending Marion County Public Schools are selected through a competitive process during their 8th grade year. Upon high school graduation, students who have completed all of the requirements of the Take Stock program will receive a 2 year college tuition scholarship through the Florida Prepaid Foundation.
- For more information on eligibility and the application timeline, please review the Eligibility Guidelines
- Download the Scholarship Coversheet and Application for 2019.
Applications must be submitted to the child’s Middle School Guidance Department by October 21, 2019.