Looking for money to pay for school? This tool matches you to scholarship money. This is a free scholarship matching service provided by the School District of Palm Beach County.

Instructions: The keyword search is a great place to start if you already know something about the scholarship you are looking for OR enter a little information about yourself to get started. Ask your school counselor for more help in finding scholarship money. They can also help you with scholarship applications and other college planning tools.

2015 ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Math and Science Scholarships
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be among the underrepresented populations; be accepted for a full-time enrollment at a four-year college or university, pursuing a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM). See website for further details
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Applications will be reviewed by a committee appointed by the Council of the Great City Schools.
Due Date: 04/15/2015
2015 Links Arts Scholarship
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Student must provide (1) current resume; (2) two letters of recommendation - one supporting artistic talent; (3) transcript with official seal of school.
Minimum GPA: 2.50
Selection Criteria: This scholarship is available to African American graduating seniors intending to major in the Arts. Finalists must audition/interview before the Scholarship Committee.
Due Date: 03/06/2015
AABE - The American Association of Blacks in Energy
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: (1) a completed AABE application form (copies are acceptable); (2) an official high school transcript; (3) official proof of ACT or SAT scores (printout from College Board account is acceptable; (4) two letters of reference; (5) if applying for the Florida Chapter’s need-based scholarship, proof of parents’/guardians’ income (copy of signed 2014 tax return - 1st page and signature page only or a verified FAFSA form); and (6) a completed checklist. Please redact Social Security Numbers from any documents; (7) completed essay. Mail Completed Application to: 700 Universe Blvd. - JNE/JB, Juno Beach, FL 33408, Attn: AABE Scholarship Committee. In lieu of mailing, complete application packages may also be scanned and emailed no later than March 27, 2015 to the following email address: atanya.lewis@fpl.com.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: This scholarship is available to graduating high school seniors who have applied to one or more accredited colleges/universities and who plan to major in business, one of the physical sciences, technology, engineering or mathematics fields in preparation for a career in the energy sector. This scholarship is intended for an individual who is an underrepresented minority (African American, Hispanic or Native American) in STEM fields.
Due Date: 03/27/2015
American Cancer Society
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Award based on financial need, community service, cancer diagnosis, type and length of treatment, must be a US Citizen, Must be an undergraduate student
Minimum GPA: 2.50
Selection Criteria: Applicants must have had a personal diagnosis of cancer, be a Florida resident between the ages of 18 and 21, and plan to attend college in Florida.
Due Date: 04/10/2015
Asian and Pacific Islander
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Visit their website for full description and requirements
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: US Citizen, US permanent resident
Due Date: 01/14/2015
Barry Grunow Scholarship Fund
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Applicants must prove their ability to succeed in college through their grade point average, college entrance exam scores, extracurricular and community involvement, and recommendations from their teachers and guidance counselors.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: This scholarship is available to students enrolled in any public, private or parochial school in Palm Beach County who aspire to become a teacher.
Due Date: 02/28/2015
Best Medical Assistant Program
FASFA Required: No
Requirements:
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria:
Due Date: 01/01/2015
Briana Marie Cox Memorial Scholarship
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Judging will be based on each candidate’s overall prior and continuing achievements, including activity in school organizations, the community, and athletics, as well as their academic record, and interviews in which the candidates will discuss their career plans and personal aspirations. Some special consideration will be given to those interested in pursuing a medical career or career in the ministry (these were Briana’s interests).
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: For any Palm Beach County or Martin County high school senior who, in their lifetime, has lost a parent, legal guardian, or sibling. Proof of loss in the form of a copy of the death certificate, or equivalent legal document, is required. Financial need is not a consideration. First place is a one-time, non-renewable, minimum award of $3,000 will be paid to the school for which the recipient provides proof of enrollment.  Additional awards may be made at the discretion of the judges and Board of Directors
Due Date: 01/17/2015
Business and Professional Women, Jupiter
FASFA Required: No
Requirements:
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Criteria: Recipients of the Business and Professional Women/Jupiter scholarship will be females   between 17 and 62 years of age; residents of Jupiter/Tequesta/ Juno Beach; attending or planning on attending a community college, university, trade school, or online program affiliated with a community college or university; and is willing to complete the scholarship application process and present proof of residency.
Due Date: 02/15/2015
CENTRAL PALM BEACH COUNTY CHAMBER SCHOLARSHIPS
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Candidates must attend school in the areas served by the Central Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce. Candidates must continue their education beyond high school beginning no later than January, 2015. Candidates must have a cumulative (un-weighted) GPA of 3.5.
Minimum GPA: 3.50
Selection Criteria: Available to students from: Glades Central, John I. Leonard, Palm Beach Central, Royal Palm Beach, Seminole Ridge, Suncoast, Lake Worth, Forest Hill, Pahokee, Park Vista, and Wellington Community High Schools.
Due Date: 03/04/2015
Children of Helen Alliance Inc.
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a 2015 high school graduate, accepted to an accredited vocational, two or four year institution. Must enroll in 12 credit hours first term. Provide acceptance letter from college; 500 word essay; community service hours or extracurricular activities; two letters of recommendations. See website for further details.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Students of St. Lucian and Caribbean descent who live in Palm Beach, Dade or Broward Counties.
Due Date: 04/17/2015
Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Graduating high school senior
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: The Community Foundation offers various scholarships to primarily graduating high school seniors residing in Palm Beach and Martin Counties. Scholarship information may be found on their website www.yourcommunityfoundation.org.
Due Date: 02/01/2015
DELTA SIGMA THETA Belle Glade Chapter
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Graduating female senior
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Graduating female senior from Glades Area high schools who demonstrates scholastic excellence.
Due Date: N/A
FAMU - Florida A&M University National Alumni Association - PBC Chapter
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: (1) Completed application; (2) official transcript; (3) hand-written essay; (3) two letters of recommendations (4) acceptance letter from FAMU. "Mail Application to: Lesha Roundtree, Chairperson FAMU Alumni Scholarship Committee P.O. Box 2305 West Palm Beach, FL 33402"
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: This scholarship is available for high school seniors who will be attending Florida A & M University in the Fall of 2015.
Due Date: 03/11/2015
FANJUL ACADEMIC AND COMMUNITY EXCELLENCE AWARD
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Graduating senior from Pahokee, Clewiston or Glades Central High Schools.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Based on academic excellence (minimum of 3.0 GPA); community service; oral and written communication skills; level of maturity.
Due Date: 04/02/2015
FLORIDA ASSOCIATION OF POSTSECONDARY SCHOOLS AND COLLEGES
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Any graduating Florida high school senior, with at least a 2.0 GPA or higher
Minimum GPA: 2.00
Selection Criteria: MUST return a completed application along with your official transcript and essay postmarked no later than March 16.
Due Date: 03/16/2015
Florida Atlantic University
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Freshman Florida resident
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Florida Atlantic University offers various scholarships to Florida residents.
Due Date: 05/01/2015
Florida Bright Futures Scholarship
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Seniors must apply online after December 1, but prior to your graduation.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Parents must also complete the FAFSA for the Bright Futures Scholarship
Due Date: N/A
Florida School Counselor Association (2015 Essay Competition)
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a high school senior, planning to begin college in Summer or Fall of 2015. Essay must be 1-page, single spaced, and address the following topic: How has your school counselor impacted you? All essays must be submitted with an FSCA Essay Competition Entry Form.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Provide a copy of your essay along with a completed entry form. DO NOT INCLUDE YOUR NAME ON THE ESSAY. Your name should only appear on the entry form. Not submitting the appropriate material will automatically disqualify the applicant from the competition.
Due Date: 04/03/2015
FRIENDS OF 440 SCHOLARSHIP FUND, INC.
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Students who are dependents of workers who were injured or killed in the course and scope of their employment and who received benefits under the Florida Workers' Compensation Law. High school seniors must have a 2.7 GPA to apply. Scholarship recipients must maintain a cumulative 3.0 GPA and have at least 12 credit hours per semester to remain
Minimum GPA: 2.70
Selection Criteria: Scholarships are intended to assist students who lack the economic ability to continue education beyond high school or to further their college education.
Due Date: 02/28/2015
George Snow Scholarship Fund
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Graduating high school seniors residing in Palm Beach County, financial need, active in their school and community, strong educational and career goals.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Scholarship criteria: See website
Due Date: 02/01/2015
GraduateNursingEDU.org Scholarship Essay Contest
FASFA Required: No
Requirements:
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: To qualify to enter the GraduateNursingEDU.org essay contest, you must: Be at least 18 years old (at the time of disbursement), Be a citizen of the United States, Be enrolled in a nursing program.
Due Date: N/A
Grand Lodge of Florida Order Sons of Italy in America, Florida Foundation
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Complete and return checklist and the four (4) page application. Include an official High School transcript, proof of financial need using one of the forms indicated, a copy of your SAT or ACT test scores and a 750-word essay on one of the indicated subjects. MAIL COMPLETED PACKET TO: Grand Lodge of Florida Scholarship Chairperson Gustave Guadagnino 1539 Fayetteville Dr Spring Hill, Florida 34609
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Applicant must be of Italian descent and a resident of the State of Florida or Georgia; 3.0 GPA; 1100 SAT or 23 ACT; and must be accepted as a full-time student at an accredited junior college, college, or university.
Due Date: 03/31/2015
Gumbo Limbo Nature Center
FASFA Required: No
Requirements:  You must have at least 100 volunteer hours at the Gumbo Limbo Nature Center and must have been or are currently in good standing at the Center to be eligible for the scholarship.
Minimum GPA: 3.20
Selection Criteria: The Gordon J Gilbert merit-based scholarship awards two $2,500 scholarships to high school seniors who plan to continue their education in a marine-related major that ties into our mission.
Due Date: 02/06/2015
HEAT Scholarships - Presented by BankUnited
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a HS student enrolled in a Palm Beach County public or private school; must have a minimum un-weighted GPA of 3.2 by the end of the 2nd grading period of their senior year; submit an official transcript with a copy of SAT and/or ACT scores; submit household's W2 forms and a copy of last tax filing; 2 letters of recommendation; 2 letters verifying community service; 1 letter from HS Athletic Director or Coach verifying candidate's participation in a HS sport; copy of a letter of
Minimum GPA: 3.20
Selection Criteria: Awarded to students who have excelled in academics and community service and have a financial need.
Due Date: N/A
Janice M. Scott Memorial Scholarship Fund (JMSMSF)
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a US citizen or permanent resident of the US; High School senior who will matriculate full-time at a US accredited four-year college or university; demonstrated leadership abilities with community service or extra-curricular activities; and combined adjusted income of parents cannot exceed $60,000. See website for further details and application.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: The evaluation process is based primarily on a "need" basis. Also included in this process is the evaluation of academics, community service, and writing skill.
Due Date: 03/31/2015
John Giba Student Leadership Award - Northern Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce Foundation
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: The purpose of the Student Leadership Award is to recognize High School seniors who have shown outstanding leadership potential through the combination of scholastic excellence, community service, and extra-curricular activities.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria:
Due Date: 04/17/2015
Lake Worth Dollars for Scholars
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Students must be enrolled at Lake Worth High. All recipients must demonstrate financial need. Parents will be asked to complete and sign a financial disclosure form.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Students must be enrolled at Lake Worth High, prove their ability to succeed in college through their grade point average, college entrance exam scores, extracurricular and community involvement, and recommendations from their teachers and guidance counselor
Due Date: 03/01/2015
Matthew Iacona Memorial Scholarship
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Student applying must have a primary diagnosis of epilepsy.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Student applying must have a primary diagnosis of epilepsy. Funds are available through an endowment to F.A.U. and the amount may vary each year.
Due Date: 06/01/2015
NinjaEssays Writing Contest
FASFA Required: No
Requirements:
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Check website for more information
Due Date: 01/15/2015
Operation Homefront's Military Child of the Year
FASFA Required: No
Requirements:
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Operation Homefront is pleased to present the Military Child of the Year® Award to outstanding military children who demonstrate resiliency, leadership and achievement.  
Due Date: 12/12/2014
Palm Beach County Gator Club
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Application must include: Official High School Transcript, Official SAT or ACT score (if not listed on High School Transcript), two letters of recommendation, and a personal statement addressing why you selected the University of Florida, what you hope to accomplish through your education, and why you should receive a scholarship (see additional information in application). Required: 2.75 GPA and 970 SAT or 20 ACT. Mail completed applications to: Palm Beach Gator Club. c/o Crisi Ireland. 4229 Mark Street. Tequesta, FL 33469.
Minimum GPA: 2.75
Selection Criteria: The FFEA Scholarship is intended for graduating high school seniors who will attend college to become Palm Beach County teachers.
Due Date: 04/17/2015
PALM BEACH COUNTY LEAGUE OF CITIES, INC. William A. Cruickshank Scholarship
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Based on 3.0 GPA or excellent performance rating in a governmental work environment.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Major in area beneficial to municipal governments: public affairs; political science; criminal justice; public safety; public administration; urban planning.
Due Date: 02/07/2015
Palm Beach State College
FASFA Required: No
Requirements:
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Palm Beach State College offers various scholarships to Florida residents.
Due Date: N/A
PBCSD Pat Oliphant Memorial Student Technology Service Scholarship.
FASFA Required: No
Requirements:
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: This award was created to recognize and reward high school seniors for service to their schools and communities in the area of technology.
Due Date: 12/12/2014
RN to BSN Online Program
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Fill out our application and write an essay on the topic: “Why you want to pursue a career in the nursing.”
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Must be at least 18 years old. Applicant must be currently attending a college or university, or will be attending in the fall of 2015
Due Date: 07/31/2015
Rotary Club of Palm Beach
FASFA Required: Yes
Requirements: Complete application (see website), financial aid letter, essay, high school transcript, Student Aid Report from FASFA
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Palm Beach County students. Excellent academic history. From families with financial need. Excellent record of community service.
Due Date: 03/31/2015
Space Coast Chapter Women in Defense Scholarship Program
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Female high school senior accepted in a regionally accredited Florida university or college, either full-time or part time. Current unofficial transcript. Must be able to show proof of US citizenship. Demonstrate a financial need.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Demonstrate interest in pursuing a career related to national security, defense, or a STEM related field.
Due Date: 04/15/2015
Student and Teacher Awards Annual NCWIT Technology Scholarship for High School Girls
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Girls, Grades 9-12, Citizens of the United States of America
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Applicants with a demonstrated, outstanding aptitude and interest in IT/Computing and demonstrated leadership ability.
Due Date: 11/02/2014
The Episcopal Church of Bethesda-by-the-Sea. Bethesda Memorial Scholarship
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Application must include: Official transcript, parent's 2014 Federal Income Tax Return. Required: 3.0 GPA and 1500 SAT or 23 ACT.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Guidance Counselors may select one candidate from their school. Consideration is given to academic accomplishment, service, extracurricular activities, work experience, and character. Mail completed application to: Scholarship Committee Bethesda-by-the-Sea. 141 South County Road. Palm Beach, FL 33480
Due Date: 04/01/2015
The Florida Engineering Society (FES)
FASFA Required: No
Requirements:
Minimum GPA: 3.50
Selection Criteria: Be a high school senior. Have been enrolled in one semester and will graduate from a FL school. Be a citizen or permanent resident (green card holder) of the United States at the time of the application. Attain a minimum test score on the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT), or the American College Testing (ACT) Program. The minimum scores, listed on page two are used as a minimum threshold. Check website for more details
Due Date: 02/13/2015
The Florida Institute of Technology
FASFA Required: No
Requirements:
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: The scholarships require that students are admitted to the Florida Institute of Technology. Candidates must be members of a VEX robotics team during their senior year in high school.  Proof of affiliation at the time of admission is a requirement.
Due Date: N/A
The South Florida Chapter of RMA Inc
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Financial need is not a consideration. Please see website regarding application, essay and further instructions.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: RMA South Florida is offering scholarships for all high school seniors & college students, who are residents of Palm Beach or Broward County, who intend to or are studying Finance Accounting, Economics or a related Business field.
Due Date: 04/08/2015
The USDA/1890 National Scholars Program
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: See website for requirements.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Scholars accepted into the program will be appointed using the Schedule A(r) authority (5 CFR 213.3202) and are not eligible for noncompetitive conversion to full time employment upon graduation.
Due Date: 02/01/2015
The Arts for Life! Scholarship Program 
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Students must submit a completed application, a brief essay explaining "How the arts have positively influenced my life" and a portfolio of work in visual art, music, dance, drama or creative writing.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Students who are graduating from a public, private or virtual school or a home education program in Florida in the Spring of 2015.
Due Date: 02/15/2015
Triangle Achievement Scholarship - Tau Kappa Epsilon at the University of Florida
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: This scholarship is open to all incoming male students to the University of Florida. Complete the application online, email a resume, and a photo of yourself (headshot).
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Academic accomplishment, extracurricular involvement, community service, and leadership experience
Due Date: 06/06/2015
Youth Survivors Foundation, Inc. Gwendolyn V. Waite College Scholarship
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: (1) Completed application; (2) official transcript with GPA; (3) evidence of college acceptance or current college enrollment form; (3 )copy of ACT or SAT score sheet; (4) recent photo (head shot) no larger than 4x6 in color; (5 )signed statement of accuracy. Email sjarrett@ysfi.org for the application to be sent to you.  "Mail completed Application to: Youth Survivors Foundation Inc. Gwendolyn V. Waite College Scholarship P.O. Box 16402 Plantation, FL 33318"
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: The applicant must be African-American/ Caribbean/ African ancestry; a graduate of a South Florida High School; accepted to or attending a four year college or university; and demonstrate hardship.
Due Date: 05/31/2015
ZOE LOREN FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: The applicant must be enrolled in college for the Summer or Fall semester after high school graduation. Unmet financial need. Applicants and family must provide a current tax return with the application.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Academic ability and high achievement: Two substantive assessments by teachers providing confidential letters of recommendation. Critical-thinking ability: Responses to application questions that demonstrate critical thinking.
Due Date: 05/16/2015