• FLORIDA PEANUT PRODUCERS ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP

     

    The Florida Peanut Producers Association is pleased to announce the opening of their 2021 Scholarship Award Program, effective April, 2021. Two $1,200 scholarships will be awarded to deservin9 high school seniors and/ or cottege students. The appticant or someone in the applicant s family must be an actively producing peanut grower, not necessarily a member of the FPPA. Each winner will receive $600 when the scholarship winners are announced. The remaining $600 will be awarded after the completion of one semester and documentation of passing grades is submitted to the FPPA Office.

     

    For an application contact the FPPA office at 2741 Penn Avenue, Suite 1, Marianna, FL 32448, call (850) 526-2590 or you can print the application off the FPPA website www.flpeanuts.com. The Scholarship applications must be postmarked no later than July 1, 2021.

    Mail application to:

    FPPA Scholarship Award Committee

    2741 Penn Avenue, Suite 1

    Marianna, FL 32448

     

    Requirements:

    • Official high school transcripts
    • Letter addressed to the Awards Committee making statements as to citizenship qualities
    • A typewritten essay, not more than 500 words, on the subject: Why I want to go to college? Note: Essay should include plans or arrangements already made about college.
    • Completed application

     

    Click Here For Application and More Information: Florida Peanut Producers Assoc. Scholarship

     


    Florida Student Scholarship Program

    Deadlines: March 15 - May 15, 2021

    Click Here for More Information StudentScholarship.org

     


    UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA COLLEGE OF MEDICINE 2021 HEALTH CARE SUMMER INSTITUTE

    PURPOSE & DESCRIPTION

    The Health Care Summer Institute (HSCI) is a four-week program sponsored by the University of Florida College of Medicine, Office for Diversity & Health Equity and the Area Health Education Networks (AHECS). The purpose of the program is to provide an academic enrichment opportunity to rising junior and senior high school students who are interested in entering health related fields such as medicine, dentistry, nursing, pharmacy, occupational and physical therapy.

    HCSI participants have the opportunity to take an Introduction to the Health Professions course, attend educational lectures, shadow health care professionals, improve academic test taking skills in a series of SAT preparation courses, and participate in social and team building activities, all offered virtually. Participants must live in the West Florida, Big Bend, Suwannee River or Northeast Florida Area Health Education Centers (AHEC) Network Areas.

     

    PARTICIPANT REQUIREMENTS & RESPONSIBILITIES

    In selecting the undersigned participant, the HCSI has relied on the participant’s confirmation that he or she meets the following requirements:

    (1) Rising 11thth or 12 th grader.

    (2) A minimum overall grade point average of 2.5 or higher.

    (3) Comes from an economically and, or educationally disadvantaged background.

    (4) Has an interest in issues affecting underserved populations.

     

    PLEASE RETURN YOUR COMPLETED APPLICATION AND ALL ATTACHMENTS TO:

    University of Florida College of Medicine Office for Diversity and Health Equity

    Attention: Health Care Summer Institute

    P.O. Box 100202

    Gainesville, Florida 32610-0202

     

    APPLICATION DEADLINE: APRIL 30, 2021

    CAMP DATES: JUNE 20, 2021 – JULY 16, 2021

     

    Click here for application and more information: UF HCSI Application    UF HCSI Flyer

     

     


    College of Central Florida Scholarships and Talent Grants

    Seniors should complete a CF Admissions Application first at www.cf.edu (Apply Now) and Scholarship Application (by logging into the MyCF portal, selecting the financial aid tab, clicking on My Financial Aid and then the link to the application) by Friday, May 7, 2021.

     

    If you are interested in applying for a CF scholarship, please email your guidance counselor, Mrs. Brazell-Smith no later than May 1, 2021 

     

     


    Brooks Law Group Scholarship

    Two (1st and 2nd place) scholarships will be awarded

    Application Deadline: May 7

    Awards will be announced by: May 21

    First Place Winner: $1000

    Second Place Winner: $250

     

    Spring Essay Topic:

    All writing must be between 700 and 1,400 words and original to the student

     

    Essay Topic:

    Student debt is a growing issue in the United States. In 2020, the US surpassed $1.7 trillion in student debt. There have been different proposals for how to fix this problem, including pausing loan payments during the COVID-19 pandemic and forgiving a certain amount of debt altogether. With a new president on the way, we still don’t know what will happen to student debt.

     

    Essay Question:

    Why do you think the student debt crisis has gotten so extreme? How has the debt problem affected your education plans? If you were in charge, what would you do to fix the student debt crisis?

     

    Selection Process

    Essays will be judged based on the following criteria:

    • Correct use of grammar and language
    • Well-reasoned ideas on the topic
    • Foundational knowledge of law

     

    To Apply and for more informationhttps://www.brookslawgroup.com/about-us/community/scholarship/

     

    Contact Person: Connor Keith connor@brookslawgroup.com.

     

     


    The WiseGeek Disability Scholarship

    Eligibility: Students with mental or physical disabilities

     

    Amount: $500

     

    Application Deadline: 8/2/21

     

    To Apply: https://www.wisegeek.com/disability-scholarship.htm

     

     


    Florida Engineering Foundation Scholarship

    $36,000 in scholarships are waiting for you to win. 

     

    Form More Information and to complete an application visit: https://www.fleng.org/page/ACECFLScholarships or

    https://www.fleng.org/page/Scholarships

     


     

     

    FAMU Scholarship Listing

    Contact Information: Loretta Jenkins 352-208-8666, Coach Ann McKinney 352-307-6905 (Ocala Alumni Chapter President), or Barbara Samuel 352-427-3267.

     

    Scholarship Name Scholarship Amount
    The University Scholarship Program $2,000-$10,000
    School of Architecture & Engineering Technology $500-$5,000
    College of Agriculture and Food Sciences $1,000-$16,000
    School of Business and Industry $500-$7,000
    FAMU National Alumni Assoc. Scholarships $250-$2,000
    FAMU/FSU College of Engineering $1,00-$4,000
    School of Journalism and Graphic Communications Amounts Varies
    College of Social Sciences, Arts, and Humanities Amounts Varies
    Reserves Officer Training Corps (Army) Amounts Varies
    School of the Environment $5,000

     

    For information Click Here FAMU Scholarships Listings

      


    Ocala Silver Springs Rotary Club Scholarship

    The Student Community Service Scholarship is here to support current high school seniors. 

     

    Requirements:

    • 500-600 word essay on the topic "What Does Service Above Self Mean To You"
    • A Marion County resident
    • 3.0 or higher gpa
    • Proof of college acceptance
    • Offical high school transcripts

     

    Contact person:

    • Frank Green, Scholarship Chairman
    • fgreen@allcountymarion.com

     

    For more information click here: Rotary Club Scholarship

     


    PB&J Scholarship

    The PB&J Scholarship will be awarded to students who have experienced personal challenges that may have  not allowed them to perform well academically, but still have the drive to succeed. 

     

    Requirements: high school seniors who will be attending a a 2-4 year college in the U.S.

    AMOUNT: $500 - $1,000

     

    Deadline: May 31, 2021

     

    For more information: Scholarship Information

    For Application: PB & J Scholarship Application

     


    CITY PROPERTY MANAGEMENT HOA SERVICE SCHOLARSHIP

    City Property Management, a HOA Management Service in the Phoenix, AZ is pleased to offer the City Property Management HOA Service Scholarship.

    The Scholarship is open nationwide to those who will be attending college during the fall semester of 2021. Special consideration will be given to an undergraduate who is interested in pursuing a career in HOA Management, but anyone meeting the requirements who can demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in the Real Estate field will be considered. This Award will be presented to current college students, but high school seniors who will be attending school in the fall semester of 2021 are also welcome to apply.

    The award will be presented to a college student who is enrolled by the fall semester of 2021, but will not have graduated by fall semester of 2021 & is still attending courses at this time. This will be a one-time award.

    The Scholarship will be judged primarily on merit and need. Academic achievements as well as any leadership experiences will be taken in to account.

     

    Requirements:

    • Completed application must be submitted online by July 31, 2021. LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
    • INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
    • Applicant must plan to attend college by fall semester 2021.
    • Must have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0.
    • A transcript must be attached to application for consideration.
    • Applicant must submit an un-opened copy of official transcripts if selected as a finalist.
    • This scholarship is a one-time award worth $1,000 to be awarded the fall semester of 2021.
    • Although not required, applicants are encouraged to submit recommendation letters and/or resumes to substantiate their application.
    • Applicant will be required to demonstrate both their merit and their need for this scholarship

     

    Click here for more information and application: https://www.cityproperty.com/phoenix#scholarship-link


    Saint Leo University Dare to Roar Scholarship Program

    Saint Leo University is devoted to helping all those who dream of greater things, gain the competence and courage to be more. And now we’re taking big, bold steps to make it practical for students to receive a quality, private university education. This includes our decision to freeze tuition for the 2021-2022 school year at $23,990 and increase our scholarship offerings.

     

    Here’s an overview of some of our newly imagined scholarships and programs. To learn more, please visit www.saintleo.edu/dare-to-roar

     

    • Tuition Advantage Program - For Florida students with a 3.5 GPA, our newest program will cover full tuition if their family income is less than $50,000 a year (Adjusted Gross Income on 2019 tax return). Students must file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and be determined to be Florida Residents by Saint Leo’s Student Financial Services Office to qualify.

     

    • Dare to Roar Associate Degree Program - For less than $10,000 a year, earning an associate degree from one of the largest, private Catholic universities in the United States is now affordable. For many Florida and out-of-state students, it's possible to attain a private education from Saint Leo University at no out-of-pocket cost. High school students with a GPA of 2.00 - 2.39 will qualify.

     

    • Catholic Promise Award - The stackable scholarship awards $3,000 per year for students working toward a bachelor’s degree. To be eligible, high school seniors must be U.S. citizens, graduate from a Catholic high school within the United States, and attend University Campus.

     

    • Global Citizen Award - The award provides a stackable award of $3,000 per year for international students working towards a bachelor's degree. This award can be combined with academic scholarships, totaling up to a maximum of $17,000 per year. Limited Global Citizen Awards are available and are considered based on their application to Saint Leo.

     

    • Merit Scholarship Program - Students are automatically considered for our newly designed merit scholarship program once they apply to Saint Leo University. No separate application is required! Freshman students with a GPA of 2.3 and above qualify for merit scholarships between $10,000 – $14,000 per year.

     

    • Microscholarship Program –Students can earn up to $1,000 in additional funding for their first year at University Campus. Students can earn up to four individual $250 awards by attending Open House, Admitted Students Day, filing FAFSA prior to January 15, and completing placement testing by June 15.

     

    Palatka Art League's Laura Sinks Britt Scholarship Application

    Purpose of Scholarship: for college bound students seeking a degree in any of the visual arts programs at St. Johns River College and the Florida School of the Arts.

     

    Scholarship/Applicant requirements:

    • Must be seeking a degree in the visual arts or graphic design
    • Must have two letters of recommendations: one character reference from a non-family member and one from on your artistic ability from a teacher/instructor
    • Must submit an essay of 500 words or less, answering all of the following - (1) why do I want to be an artist; (2) why do I need this scholarship; (3) how will I use my visual arts degree
    • Must submit a portfolio consisting of a least 12 works in your field
    • Must conduct an interview with Scholarship Committee

     

    In order to continue to receive the scholarship you must meet the following requirements:

    • Be enrolled at St. Johns River College full time and maintain full-time status
    • Must maintain a minimum 2.5 gpa
    • Must present an exhibt at the Tilghman House
    • Volunteer at the Kids Summer Art Program for two hours on two days in June.

     

    Scholarship ApplicationSt. Johns River State College Art Scholarship

     


    $5K Heisman High School Scholarship presented by Acceptance Insurance

    Your students have been forced to make many sacrifices during the pandemic, but being recognized and rewarded for their remarkable accomplishments should not be one of the them. The Heisman High School Scholarship presented by Acceptance Insurance is proud to continue its 26-year tradition of honoring the nation’s most esteemed high school seniors and supporting high school academic and athletic programs across the country. The program recognizes and rewards high school seniors who accomplish tremendous feats in the classroom, on the field, and most importantly, within their communities.

    The Heisman Trophy Trust and Acceptance Insurance are proud to reward male and female community-minded scholar-athletes at the state and national level.

    • 88 State Winners receive a $500 scholarship.
    • 10 National Finalists receive a $1,000 scholarship.
    • 2 National Winners receive a $5,000 scholarship.

    CRITERIA FOR SELECTION:

    • requires a weighted GPA of 3.0 or better
    • participation in at least one school-sponsored sport
    • demonstrated leadership at school and in the community 

     

    TO APPLY CLICK THE BELOW LINK:

    https://heismanscholarship.com/?utm_source=Initial%20Email%201&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=2020%20Educator

    SCHOLARSHIP WEBSITE:

    https://us8.campaign-archive.com/?u=e1576373df2cf1a8b2733dadb&id=7ae4f0cb58&e=c68aa72615

     


    Marion County Area Scholarship Directory 2020-2021

    The cost of education, like everything else, is going up.  If you are thinking of continuing your education after high school at a state college, university, or vocational or technical school, you should know about financial aid. The cost of postsecondary education includes not just tuition and fees, but also room and board, books, supplies, transportation, and other personal expenses.  If the cost of an education seems too high, do not be discouraged; financial aid is available for students who need it.  Whether you need just a small amount of money to round out the resources you already have, or a large amount, financial aid can help you get the kind of education that is best for you.

    Below is a link with a listing of scholarships that are being offered to any Marion County high school graduating senior. All you have to do is apply.  Every year millions of dollars in scholarships go unclaimed, so don't be left out!

    APPLY TODAY!!!!!!

    Click here to view a complete listing of all scholarships Marion County Area Scholarship Directory

      


     Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarship

    The DAR Good Citizens program and scholarship contest is intended to encourage and reward the qualities of good citizenship. The program is open to all senior class students enrolled in accredited public or private secondary schools that are in good standing with their state boards of education. United States citizenship is not required. 

    The DAR Good Citizens scholarship contest consists of two parts:

    • Part I consists of the student describing how he/she has tried to manifest the qualities of a good citizen. This part may be completed at home and is to be submitted together with a gradetranscript and two letters of recommendation.
    • Part II is a timed essay to be administered under the supervision of a faculty or DAR member. It must be completed at one sitting, within a two-hour time limit, and without assistance or reference materials. Each contest entry is evaluated by independent, non-DAR judges. 

     

    Application and Information: DAR Scholarship OverviewDAR Scholarship InstructionsDAR Scholarship Cover LetterDAR Essay Writing Instructions

     


    Cimarron Ridge Legal Group Car Accident $1,000 Scholarship of Grand Junction, Colorado

    This scholarship is available to all high school seniors and current college students who are planning on entering the law field. We understand how difficult it can be to pay for college and law school, and we want to help someone afford a better education.

    Here are some brief notes on this scholarship:

    • This scholarship is judged & awarded primarily on merit & need. Those who have been affected by a Traumatic Brain Injury, or know someone who has been affected by a TBI are encouraged to apply.
    • Scholarship Amount: $1,000 One-time award to be awarded the fall semester of 2021
    • Application Due Date:  April 30, 2021 via online submission ~ Incomplete or late applications will not be accepted
    • Requirements: Must be attending a 4-yr college/university or 2-yr community college for Fall 2021
      • Must have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0.
      • A transcript must be attached for application for consideration.
      • Applicant must submit an un-opened copy of official transcripts if selected as a finalist
      • Although not required, applicants are encouraged to submit recommendation letters and/or resumes to substantiate their application


    We think this would be a great opportunity for you and we invite you to view the pertinent information here: https://cimarron-law.com/practice-areas/grand-junction-auto-accident-lawyer/#scholarship