Scholarships for students Florida. Some scholarships specifically open to Florida students, and others give preference to students in Florida.
LNESC Emergency Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: LULAC National Educational Service Centers, Inc. | Macy’s
Amount: Up to $500
Closing Date: Rolling
Description: Scholarship is open to students facing economic hardship, such as change in family income/support, loss of job, death of an immediate family member, natural disaster, pending eviction or home foreclosure, burglary or fire. Applicant must be a resident of California, Florida, Missouri, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, or Texas and enrolled full-time in an accredited college or university with at least a 3.0 GPA.
Sponsor: Exxon Mobil Corporation
Amount: Up to $20,000 over four years
Closing Date: June 29, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who are Hispanic and accepted into and planning to attend a full-time program in engineering leading to a bachelor’s degree at an accredited college or university in the U.S. Applicant must reside in certain cities and their surrounding cities in the states of California, Colorado, Florida, Missouri, New Mexico, Pennsylvania, Texas, Washington, as well as Puerto Rico (specific locations available on website).
NEWH | Sunshine Chapter
Sponsor: NEWH: The Hospitality Industry Network – Sunshine Chapter
May 31, 2018 – extended to June 30, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students attending an accredited college in Northern Florida or Mississippi. Applicant must have completed at least half the requirements for a degree and must be pursuing a career objective in the Hospitality industry (Hotel/Restaurant management, Culinary, Food Service, Architecture, Design, etc.)
American Jersey Cattle Association Scholarships
Sponsor: American Jersey Cattle Association
Closing Date: July 2, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to members (junior or Lifetime) of the American Jersey Cattle Association who will be enrolled in college during the 2018-2019 academic year. Applicant must show an interest and commitment to continued involvement in the Jersey dairy business. In addition to the general scholarships, there is a scholarship open specifically to students in Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia.
Rick and Sherry Murray Medical Futures Scholarship
Sponsor: ALS Association – Florida Chapter
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: July 13, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to legal residents of Florida who are spouses, children, or grandchildren of a person who has been diagnosed with ALS. Applicant must be currently majoring in any medically related degree or attending any medically related certification program.
Panda Cares – UNCF Scholars Program
Sponsor: Panda Restaurant Group
Amount: Up to $2,500
Closing Date: July 20, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who will be enrolled full-time in accredited U.S. located four-year college or university in Fall 2018. Applicantmust be a resident of an eligible state or territory: Alaska, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, Nevada, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, washington, Wisconsin, or Puerto Rico.
Pumphrey Law Scholarship
Sponsor: Pumphrey Law
Amount: Up to $750
Closing Date: August 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to Florida residents who are accepted or currently enrolled in an accredited college or university in the U.S. Applicant must submit an essay on one of three given topics related bing drinking, hazing, or the Opioid Crisis.
Sponsor: Florida Stormwater Association (FSA)
Closing Date: August 3, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to graduate students in colleges and schools of engineering, natural science, public administration (or closely related fields) who have an interest in stormwater quality, management or finance. Applicant must be attending a Florida college or university.
CASE Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Casualty Actuarial Society
Closing Date: May 1, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to college students who have sat for an actuarial exam and have at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicant must attend a college or university in one of the following Southeastern states: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, or Virginia.