Florida Scholarships

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.

SunTrust Scholarship Sweepstakes
Sponsor: SunTrust
Amount: $500
Closing Date: April 27, 2018
Description: Sweepstakes is open to high school seniors and college undergraduates with permanent residence in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, or the District of Columbia. Students can enter online or by mail once during each two week drawing period.

ACT Cares Community Scholarship
Sponsor: Account Country Technology (ACT) Foundation
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to seniors at high schools in an eligible counties in the states of Alabama, Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, New York, Ohio, Texas, Virginia or Washington – see website for details).

CASE Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Casualty Actuarial Society
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: May 1, 2018
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.

Seminoles Scholars Program
Sponsor: Seminole County Sheriff’s Office
Amount: $4,000 over a four year period
Closing Date: May 4, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors or graduates with residence in Seminole County, Florida. Applicant must have at least a 2.5 GPA, demonstrated financial need, and applicant must be enrolled as a freshman in the 2018-2019 academic year.

Wells Fargo Florida Scholarship
Sponsor: Wells Fargo Florida
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: May 7, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to permanent residents of the state of Florida pursuing an undergraduate degree. Student must be full-time enrolled at an accredited, four-year, U.S. college or university in the state of Florida. Preference will be given to first generation college students.

FOWA Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Florida Outdoor Writers
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 18, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students at Florida college and universities, or to any college student whose application is endorsed by a FOWA member or a faculty advisor. Applicant should have career goals that are to communicate to the public a low and appreciation for hunting, fishing, and other aspects of the outdoor experience.

Buddy Pelletier Surfing Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: Buddy Pelletier Surfing Foundation Fund
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: June 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to rising high school seniors and current undergraduate college students who are members of the East Coast surfing community.

Florida Legal Career Scholarship
Sponsor: DUI Defense Attorneys Moses and Rooth Attorneys at Law
Amount: $500
Closing Date: June 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and currently enrolled college students in the state of Florida who are pursuing a career in a legal related field. Examples of legal related programs are, but not limited to Criminal Justice, Crime Scene Investigation, Political Science, Sociology, Legal Studies, Forensics, Lawyer, Paralegal Studies, and Justice Administration.

S. Florida Scholarship for Continued Education
Sponsor: Gordon & Doner Law Firm
Amount: $500
Closing Date: June 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who are enrolled in a Broward, Palm Beach or Martin County high school in Florida.

 

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