• Take Stock

    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.

    Applications must be submitted to the child’s Middle School Guidance Department by October 21, 2019. 


    Take Stock in Children Florida Website

    Marion County administrators of the Take Stock in Children Program - The Public Education Foundation (www.pefmc.org

    Application