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 Credits: 0
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Applications will be reviewed by a committee appointed by the Council of the Great City Schools.
Start Date: N/A
Due Date: 04/14/2015
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 Credits: 0
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.
Start Date: 01/01/2015
Due Date: 04/10/2015
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 Credits: N/A
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Students of St. Lucian and Caribbean descent who live in Palm Beach, Dade or Broward Counties.
Start Date: N/A
Due Date: 04/16/2015
Florida Atlantic University
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Freshman Florida resident
Minimum Credits: 0
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Florida Atlantic University offers various scholarships to Florida residents.
Start Date: N/A
Due Date: 04/29/2015
Florida Bright Futures Scholarship
FASFA Required: Yes
Requirements: Seniors must apply online after December 1, but prior to your graduation.
Minimum Credits: 0
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Parents must also complete the FAFSA for the Bright Futures Scholarship
Start Date: N/A
Due Date: 08/29/2015
GraduateNursingEDU.org Scholarship Essay Contest
FASFA Required: No
Requirements:
Minimum Credits: 0
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.
Start Date: N/A
Due Date: 09/28/2015
Haitian Educators Association of Palm Beach
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Completed application; essay describing why this scholarship is important to you; and two letters of recommendation from teachers, supervisors or community leaders. See your school guidance counselor for application.
Minimum Credits: N/A
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Must be a Haitian student residing in Palm Beach County. Student must be an English Language Learner and accepted at a higher educational, vocational, or technical institution.
Start Date: N/A
Due Date: 04/24/2015
Healthcare Administration Degree Guide (HADG)
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Student must be a high school senior and U.S. citizen pursing a bachelor's or master's degree in health care administration or management at an accredited university.
Minimum Credits: N/A
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Complete application, cover letter, resume with 2 letters of recommendation, and (1) personal essay of 500 to 1,000 words highlighting your future career plans in the area of healthcare administration and why you’ve chosen this rewarding field.
Start Date: N/A
Due Date: 10/13/2015
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 Credits: 0
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria:
Start Date: N/A
Due Date: 04/16/2015
Matthew Iacona Memorial Scholarship
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Student applying must have a primary diagnosis of epilepsy.
Minimum Credits: 0
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.
Start Date: 01/15/2015
Due Date: 05/31/2015
Palm Beach County Alumni Chapter of Bethune-Cookman University
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Completed application; official transcript; two reference letters; a formal business letter of application including your reason for applying; your community and school honors; extracurricular activities; school and community leadership roles; and short and long range goals. See your school guidance counselor for application.
Minimum Credits: N/A
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Student must be a 2015 graduating high school senior who will be attending Bethune-Cookman University and be available for a personal interview.
Start Date: N/A
Due Date: 05/16/2015
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 Credits: 0
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.
Start Date: N/A
Due Date: 04/16/2015
Palm Beach State College
FASFA Required: No
Requirements:
Minimum Credits: 0
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Palm Beach State College offers various scholarships to Florida residents.
Start Date: N/A
Due Date: N/A
Rain Control Aluminum of Central Florida Inc.
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Student must be a high school senior. Submit proof of your current attendance at a Florida school (such as transcripts). Home schooled students may send alternate transcripts and proof of a Florida address. Also submit a copy of your acceptance letter indicating your admittance to an eligible post-secondary school within the state of Florida.
Minimum Credits: N/A
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Write an essay answering the following question: What is the biggest issue facing Florida’s economy, and how would you solve it? Essay must be 1500 - 2000 words.
Start Date: N/A
Due Date: 04/29/2015
Riviera Beach Education Scholarship
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Official high school transcript; resume listing high school achievements, organizations, activities, and community service; a one page essay stating why you should be awarded a scholarship and your plans for further studies at college; and 3 letters of recommendation
Minimum Credits: N/A
Minimum GPA: 2.00
Selection Criteria: Student must be a resident of Riviera Beach, enrolled as a full time student by September 20, 2015, complete all sections of the application, and provide proof of community service within the last 12 months.
Start Date: N/A
Due Date: 04/19/2015
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 Credits: 0
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
Start Date: 07/31/2014
Due Date: 07/30/2015
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 Credits: N/A
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Palm Beach County students. Excellent academic history. From families with financial need. Excellent record of community service.
Start Date: N/A
Due Date: 04/30/2015
Scholar Career Coaching Scholarship Program
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Completed application; essay; resume/activity Involvement; sealed transcript; confirmation of admission to college; and 2 letters of recommendation
Minimum Credits: N/A
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Winners will be selected on the basis of grades; community & extra curricular activities; complete application and essay; program participant; ELL student and first generation to attend college.
Start Date: N/A
Due Date: 05/15/2015
Society of Women Engineer's - Southeast Florida
FASFA Required: No
Requirements: Must be a female in their senior year of high school in Martin, Palm Beach, Broward, or Miami-Dade County, Florida and enrolling at a university or college for fall term 2015. Must pursue an engineering degree at a university or college with an ABET accredited engineering program. Must include transcripts with application. Must include academic information completed by high school counselor.
Minimum Credits: N/A
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Attach a one page essay explaining why you are pursing engineering as a career choice. See school guidance counselor for application and further instructions/requirements.
Start Date: N/A
Due Date: 05/14/2015
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 Credits: N/A
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Demonstrate interest in pursuing a career related to national security, defense, or a STEM related field.
Start Date: N/A
Due Date: 04/14/2015
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 Credits: N/A
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Academic accomplishment, extracurricular involvement, community service, and leadership experience
Start Date: N/A
Due Date: 06/05/2015
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 ScholarshipP.O. Box 16402Plantation, FL 33318"
Minimum Credits: 0
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.
Start Date: N/A
Due Date: 05/29/2015
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 Credits: 0
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.
Start Date: N/A
Due Date: 05/14/2015