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2016 CAR.E. Caribbean Educator's Association
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a descendant of the Caribbean; accepted to a postsecondary instituion; completed community service and extracurricular activities
Minimum GPA: 2.75
Selection Criteria: Applicant must submit 2 letters of recommendation; current resume; official high school transcript; and a one page essay.
Application Deadline: 03/07/2016
2016 Links Arts Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Requirements: Applicant must be an African American, graduating senior with an intended major in the Arts. Provide current resume, 2 letters of recommendation and an official transcript, along with completed application.
Minimum GPA: 2.50
Selection Criteria: As part of the selection process, finalists must participate in an audition and interview process.
Application Deadline: 03/04/2016
AABE - Florida Chapter Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a Florida resident, graduating high school senior who has applied to one or more accredited colleges/universities with plans to major in business, one of the physical sciences, technology, engineering or mathematics fields in preparation for a career in the energy sector. Applicant must also be a member of one of a class or group of individuals who has been historically underrepresented in the sciences, technology, engineering and math related disciplines. If applying for the Florida Chapter need-based scholarship, applicant must exhibit financial need and meet all other eligibility criteria.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Scholarship recipients - known as AABE Scholars - are determined each spring by the organization’s local chapter scholarship committee for local scholarships and by the National Scholarship Committee for national and regional scholarships.
Application Deadline: 03/04/2016
Abbott and Fenner Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay on the topic below. The essay should be between 500 and 1000 words. Describe your educational career and life goals. Explain your plan for achieving these goals. Include your degree/major, why you selected it, and how this degree/major will help you achieve your goals. Your submissions must be sent by email to: scholarships@abbottandfenner.com
Application Deadline: 06/10/2016
Actuarial Diversity Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Requirements: Each applicant must fulfill all the requirements listed: Must have at least one birth parent who is a member of one of the following minority groups: Black/African American, Hispanic, Native North American, Pacific Islander; Will be a full-time undergraduate student at a U.S. accredited educational institution; Minimum GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale), emphasis on math or actuarial courses; Entering college freshmen must have a minimum ACT math score of 28 or SAT math score of 600.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Applicant must be intent on pursuing a career in the actuarial profession
Application Deadline: 03/01/2016
AFA Teens for Alzheimer's Awareness Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a senior who plans to enter a 4-year college or university. Must be a US citizen or permanent resident. Submit two copies of completed and signed application form. One copy of brief, typewritten autobiography in essay format. (Brief would be considered a word length of 200 words, for example). One copy of United States birth certificate or passport, or permanent residency documentation (Note: driver’s license is not acceptable). Two copies of essay.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: 1,200 to 1,500 word Essay: "How has Alzheimer’s disease changed or impacted your life? What have you learned about yourself, your family and/or your community in the face of coping with Alzheimer’s disease?"
Application Deadline: 02/15/2016
AICPA Scholarships for Minority Accounting Students
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident (green card holder). Some financial need (i.e., not receiving a full or partial scholarship(s) and/or grant(s) that cover and/or exceed one’s educational expenses). An underrepresented minority in the accounting profession (including but not limited to: Black or African American; Hispanic or Latino; Native American; Pacific Islander; or Asian American); Enrolled as a full-time undergraduate (12 semester hours or equivalent); Pursuing an undergraduate or graduate-level degree in an “accounting-related” major. (“Accounting-related” shall be as determined by Sponsor in Sponsor’s sole discretion.) Planning to pursue the CPA licensure but not presently a CPA.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: AICPA provides scholarship opportunities to accounting students. The AICPA Scholarship for Minority Accounting Students provides competitive awards to outstanding full time undergraduate minority students at regionally accredited institutions to encourage their: selection of accounting as a major, entry into the profession and ultimately achieving the CPA designation.
Application Deadline: 04/01/2016
Air Force Aid Society Grants, Scholarships and Loans
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must complete an online application. Please see website for further details.
Minimum GPA: 2.00
Selection Criteria: The General Henry H. Arnold Education Grant Program, which is the gateway to all of the Society’s educational assistance programs, is open to dependent children of active duty, retired and deceased U.S. Air Force members, and spouses of active duty and deceased members. Applicants must plan to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited two-or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school.
Application Deadline: 03/18/2016
Alpha Kappa Alpha Educational Advancement Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: To be eligible for this one-year one-time only scholarship, the applicant must: •be a full-time, sophomore or beyond; •be currently enrolled in an accredited degree-granting institution; •have a minimum GPA •demonstrate community service and involvement.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Merit Scholarship Criteria:  Full-time student  Sophomore or beyond (only applies to undergraduate students)  Currently enrolled in an accredited degree granting institution  Minimum GPA of 3.0 (B average)  Demonstrates community service and involvement. Financial Assistance Scholarships:  Full-time student  Sophomore or beyond (only applies to undergraduate students)  Currently enrolled in an accredited degree granting institution  Minimum GPA of 2.5 (C+ average)  Demonstrates community service and involvement.
Application Deadline: 04/15/2016
American Fire Extinguisher Scholarship Program
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a high school senior in the US who plans to further their education at a college/university or certified trade school in the United States. The scholarship is not based on financial need. Relatives of AFSA staff or board members may not enter.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: All applicants must read the "Fire Sprinkler Essay" (approximately 3,000 words) about automatic fire sprinklers and take a ten-question multiple-choice test. This is an open-book test and you may print out the paper beforehand for reference during testing. For each question answered correctly, students will receive one (1) entry into a drawing for one of ten $2,000 scholarships. For each question answered incorrectly, you will be given one more chance at the end of the exam to answer those questions correctly.
Application Deadline: 04/06/2016
Angela DiPietro Women in Business Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Scholarship applicants must submit a resume, official transcript, letter of recommendation, and a 500-word essay in response to the following question: If you could see one change in gender inequality in your lifetime, what would it be, and why? How do you think this can be achieved?
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: The Angela DiPietro Women in Business Scholarship for female students pursuing a post-secondary degree and who possess an interest in business or entrepreneurship.
Application Deadline: 05/01/2016
ANS - American Nuclear Society Incoming Freshman Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a graduating high-school senior who has enrolled full-time in college courses and is pursuing a degree in nuclear engineering or has the intent to pursue a degree in nuclear engineering.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: The Scholarships are awarded based on an applicant’s high school academic achievement, freshman college courses, quality and content of 500-word essay, letters of recommendation by counselors and/or teachers and other information.
Application Deadline: 04/01/2016
April Cockerham DREAM Act Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: The April Cockerham DREAM Act Scholarship is open to any student enrolled in a community college, private or public undergraduate college or university, graduate program, business school, or law school in the United States. All candidates who apply for this scholarship must be in good academic standing.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: The scholarship candidate must submit a 700-word essay or statement that considers current immigration conditions and reforms in the United States and offers at least two concrete ways that these conditions might be improved. The scholarship candidate must submit a professional resumé listing past academic, professional, and volunteer experience. The scholarship candidate must submit a current official transcript from his or her school. First-year college students, graduate students, or individuals who have recently transferred between schools may submit an unofficial transcript from their current institution, as well as their most recent official transcript from a prior school and official cover sheet.
Application Deadline: 05/01/2016
Automotive Hall of Fame Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Submit a completed application indicating a sincere interest in an automotive career. Provide an official transcript of all academic work. Submit two letters of recommendation supporting your automotive interests. Submit a letter of acceptance for an associate, bachelor, or master’s program. Be accepted at an accredited college, university or trade school within the US at the time of application. Students attending a technical training school may also apply (trade school should equal a two-year associate program). Student must be a US citizen or in the US on a Student Visa. Must be enrolled full-time.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: The program has specific scholarships for incoming freshmen and upper-level undergraduate students. All scholarships are based on financial needs and a minimum GPA requirement of 3.0.
Application Deadline: 06/30/2016
B. Davis Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: This Scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post-secondary institution. There is no age restriction. Be sure to include your name and the school you are attending this year and next year. This is not an academic scholarship but they would like to know your current academic standing.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay of less than 1000 words on the following topic: Describe the three characteristics of leadership you value most. Discuss whether you believe you possess some or all of these qualities, and describe an experience where you developed and/or demonstrated some or all of these traits.
Application Deadline: 05/23/2016
Barbara Wiedner & Dorothy Vandercook Memorial Scholarship Foundation, Inc. – Peace Scholarships
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a high school senior with demonstrated leadership and personal initiative in activities involving: peace and social justice, nuclear disarmament, and/or conflict resolution.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Applicant will submit application, a short autobiography, and provide letters of recommendation. See application for complete details.
Application Deadline: 03/01/2016
Barry Grunow Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: The scholarship is open to students in public or private school. Apply at https://scholarshipamerica.org/ and click on “Create Your Profile” under "For Students and Parents."
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Palm Beach County high school seniors who plan to major in education are invited to apply for the Barry Grunow Memorial Scholarship.
Application Deadline: 02/28/2016
Big Sun Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicants must be a high school senior. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Applicant must write a short essay (500 - 1,000 words) answering the following questions: How did your participation in sports during your high school years influence you? Has your participation influenced your career goals? Has your participation influenced how you relate to your family?
Application Deadline: 06/17/2016
Briana Marie Cox Memorial Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: For any Palm Beach 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.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Judging will be based on each applicant’s overall prior and continuing achievements, including activity in school organizations, the community, and athletics, as well as academic record, and interviews.
Application Deadline: 02/29/2016
Buford & Gonzalez Criminal Defense Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must plan to attend college by fall semester 2016. A transcript must be attached for application consideration. Applicant must submit an un-opened copy of official transcripts if selected as a finalist.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Special consideration will be given to an undergraduate who is interested in pursuing a career in criminal defense but anyone meeting the requirements who can demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in law will be considered. The Scholarship will be judged on merit and need. Academic achievements as well as any leadership experiences will be taken into account.
Application Deadline: 05/31/2016
Buick Achievers Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicants to the Buick Achievers Scholarship Program must be high school seniors planning to enroll in a full-time undergraduate study at an accredited four-year college or university based in the U.S. or Puerto Rico for the entire 2016-17 academic year. Proprietary and online schools are not eligible. Plan to major in a course of study that focuses on Engineering/Technology or select Design related programs of study. Demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in the automotive or related industries using these areas of study. Be U.S. citizens and have permanent residence in the United States or Puerto Rico.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Scholarship recipients are selected based on the following factors: Academic achievement; financial need; participation and leadership in community and school activities, work experience and interest in pursuing a career in the automotive or related industry. Please note special consideration will be given to the following applicants: first-generation college, female, minority, military veteran or a dependent of military personnel.
Application Deadline: 02/29/2016
Caribbean-American For Community Involvement in Florida Inc.
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a Palm Beach County resident attending a high school in PBC. Applicant must demonstrate an interest in Caribbean-American affairs.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Applicant must submit an application, 2 letters of recommendation, official transcript, and a short essay.
Application Deadline: 03/11/2016
Carolyn James Legacy Foundation 2016 Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a graduating senior in attendance at a PBC school. Applications and required materials must be mailed to: Carolyn James Legacy Foundation - C/O Scholarship Committee - PO Box 10535 - Riviera Beach, FL 33419.
Minimum GPA: 2.50
Selection Criteria: Student application; 2 letters of recommendation; list of activities, leadership experiences & roles, community service, etc. Submit a one page statement and official high school transcript.
Application Deadline: 03/28/2016
CBCF General Mills Health Scholarship Program
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicants must be high school seniors or graduates or be current postsecondary undergraduates or graduate level students, who plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate or graduate study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school for the entire upcoming academic year.
Minimum GPA: 2.75
Selection Criteria: The CBCF General Mills Health Scholarship Program, sponsored by General Mills, is open to African-American or black students living in a Congressional Black Caucus district who plan to continue their education in the fields of medicine, engineering, technology, nutrition or another health-related field and have financial need.
Application Deadline: 02/28/2016
Chair Scholars Foundation Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Requirements: Applicant must apply to Edinboro University of Pennsylvania or the University of Tampa in Tampa, Florida. (1) The student must have a serious physical challenge and may or may not use a wheelchair for mobility. The physical challenge must be significant and affect activities of daily living. No minor disability will be considered. (2) Must have verifiable unmet financial need. (3) Must have at least a B average. (4) Must be a high school senior or college undergrad. (5) The applicant must show some form of significant community service or social contribution in the past. (6) Must be a U.S. citizen.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Applicants must include: •A good quality recent photograph, full body shot as opposed to head shot. •A 300-500 word essay outlining : ◦How you became physically challenged. ◦How your situation has affected you and your family. ◦Your goals and aspirations for the future. •Three letters of recommendation. •Include your Parent's or Guardian's Federal income tax return from last year. If you are on SSI or some other form of aid you must inform us. If your parents are divorced, please send both tax returns. •Send your High School transcripts, including your SAT and ACT scores and any honors or achievements you have earned. •Physician's documentation of your disability.
Application Deadline: 04/15/2016
Children of Divorce Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be attending senior year at a Florida high school with plans to attend a post-high school institute. Must live in a household separated by a divorce. See website for further details.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Complete the online application, 2000 word essay and a personal letter stating your interest. The winning essay shall be selected by a committee of child custody attorneys. The winning essay shall be published online in a special section of our website showing examples of excellent parenting skills.
Application Deadline: 05/01/2016
Christopher's Annual Poster Contest
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: High school students in grades 9 through 12 are invited to enter the annual Poster Contest.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Create a poster interpreting the theme "One Person Can Make a Difference"
Application Deadline: 02/17/2016
Cognizant Making the Future Scholarship Program
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: This scholarship competition is open to citizens and legal residents of the U.S.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Making The Future is a design-based scholarship, and candidates will be required to submit video documentation of a hands-on project that illustrates both creativity and innovation.
Application Deadline: 03/31/2016
Common Knowledge Scholarships
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: The Common Knowledge Scholarship Foundation awards scholarships to students through internet-based quiz competitions. There are no essay writing or long applications to complete. See website for various scholarships.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Students receive scholarship awards based on common knowledge and basic education curricula.
Application Deadline: 04/01/2016
Cooperative Living Organization Scholarships
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Cooperative Living Organization is low cost housing for incoming University of Florida or Santa Fe College students. Application must be submitted online and a letter of recommendation must be emailed to: publicrelations@cloliving.org
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Complete and submit application online. Cooperative Living Organization (CLO)is a housing Co-op. CLO is a group of students, who live together and work together to maintain their living environment. They keep the cost of living low by maintaining the facility themselves. They each do about two hours of work a week, mopping floors; washing dishes; mowing the lawn, etc.
Application Deadline: 12/31/2016
Cottage Inn Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a US resident, accepted into an accredited college or university in the US.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Complete the online application. Upload an essay, provide official transcript and proof of acceptance to a college or university.
Application Deadline: 05/31/2016
Courageous Persuaders Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a high school student and a US or Canadian citizen attending a US or Canadian high school. Students may enter this contest as a team or individual.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Create a 30-second commercial to warn middle school students about the dangers of underage drinking or the dangers of texting while driving. Students can enter separate videos in both categories.
Application Deadline: 02/11/2016
Daughters of the American Revolution National Society
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must complete Scholarship Application; Submit a statement of 1,000 words or less setting forth career objectives; Submit original transcript of high school (must indicate class rank, size, and test scores); Major must be indicated on original transcript; All scholarships with a minimum grade point average (GPA) are based on a 4.0 scale or the equivalent GPA on the scale used by the applicable educational institution; Letters of recommendation (at least two from high school). Letter should cover applicant’s ability, work habits, integrity, character, potential, and volunteer activities; List of extra-curricular activities, honors received, and scholastic achievements; Photocopy of United States citizenship: birth certificate, naturalization papers, or information page of U.S. Passport; Cover photograph if submitting copy of naturalization or passport pages; Financial Need Form; and Self-addressed, stamped postcard.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Mail the completed application packet to the national vice chair of the specific scholarship for which you are applying. The application packet must be complete and arranged in the order listed on the website check list.
Application Deadline: 02/10/2016
Davidson Fellows Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be 18 or younger as of Oct. 1, 2016 and be a U.S. citizen or a Permanent Resident of the United States residing in the United States, or be stationed overseas due to active U. S. military duty.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Scholarships are awarded on the basis of significant work. Significant work is an accomplishment that experts in the field recognize as meaningful and has the potential to make a positive contribution to society. Please see website for further details.
Application Deadline: 02/10/2016
Deborah Snyder Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a high school senior in a Palm Beach County school.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: The Foundation is looking for a graduating senior who plans on pursuing a career in one of the following disciplines: architectural design, interior design or landscape design. Previous work experience is not required, however if you have had experience, you may wish to provide copies of your work.
Application Deadline: 05/20/2016
ESA Foundation Computer and Video Scholarship Program
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: For minority and female students majoring in a field related to computer and video game arts. Applicants must be: Women or minority students, enrolling or enrolled in a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States, maintaining a grade point average of 2.75 or above on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent), and US citizens.
Minimum GPA: 2.75
Selection Criteria: Applicant must be pursuing degrees leading to careers in computer and video game arts (high school seniors must already be accepted into a program)
Application Deadline: 04/01/2016
ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Math and Science Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be African American or Hispanic. The ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Math and Science Scholarships were established to encourage minority students to pursue college degrees and careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Applicant must demonstrate academic achievement; leadership skills; community service in the area of Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics.
Application Deadline: 04/07/2016
Federal Employee Education & Assistance Fund
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must submit a complete high school transcript; one written recommendation/letter of reference; a short essay written by the applicant (topic changes annually); a list of community service, extracurricular activities and awards; a copy of the employee sponsor’s most recent SF-50 dependents must be full-time students enrolled (or plan to enroll) in an accredited post-secondary school with a course of study that leads to a two-year, four-year or graduate degree.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Who is eligible to apply? Current civilian federal and postal employees with at least three years of federal service, their children and spouses. Dependent applicants may first apply as high school seniors; dependents must be full-time students with a course of study that leads to a two-year, four-year or graduate degree.
Application Deadline: 03/31/2016
Fetterman and Associates Scholarship Project
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicants must attend HS in PBC and have applied for at least one college.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Applicants will be required to write an essay describing the teacher who had the greatest influence on them.
Application Deadline: 03/15/2016
Financial Aid for International Students
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Please see website for further details and choices.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Please see website for further details.
Application Deadline: 03/01/2016
First Site Guide Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Must be a degree-seeking student enrolled in an accredited college or university and to all high school students.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: First Site Guide is sponsoring a $1,500 scholarship for any student who can write the blog post with the best answer to the question, "Clearly blogs are important, but, the question is: Why? Why should you start a blog?"
Application Deadline: 08/31/2016
Fleet Reserve Association Scholarships
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must submit completed application, essay, school and community activities sheet; academic documentation; and character recommendation. See website for further details.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Awardees are selected based on financial need, academic standing, character, and leadership qualities. FRA scholarships are awarded to FRA members, their spouses, children, and grandchildren.
Application Deadline: 04/15/2016
Florida A&M University Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a high school senior who will be attending Florida A&M University in the Fall of 2016.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Submit one page essay on a specific topic, complete application along with one transcript, and two letters of recommendation.
Application Deadline: 03/04/2016
Florida Engineering Society Scholarships
ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Requirements: Applicant must be a high school senior; Have been enrolled in one semester and will graduate form a Florida school; Be a citizen of the United States at the time of application; Attain a minimum test score on the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT), or the American College Testing Program (ACT); Enroll in an engineering program accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET); Certified transcript must be included with the application; Official lB & AP test score sheet must be included with the application.
Minimum GPA: 3.50
Selection Criteria: 1. The initial judging will be made by the local FES Chapter Scholarship Committee on the basis of each candidate’s high school record. Those selected will compete on the state level. 2. The courses you have taken and the credits earned for the 10th through first semester 12th grades will be used to help evaluate your application. All courses except physical education and drivers’ education will be considered. You will be awarded supplemental credit for math, computer, natural science, and mechanical drawing courses, as well as honors, advanced placement, IB, and college-level courses. For purposes of this application, college-level courses are defined as those offered by university, college, or junior college for which special high school or college credit is earned by the applicant. You will be disqualified if a certified copy of your transcript is not submitted with the application. All courses must be recorded by the applicant on Form B.
Application Deadline: 02/12/2016
Florida PTA Scholarships
ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Requirements: Applicant must graduate from a Florida high school in the 2015-2016 school year; be a member of their high school’s PTA/PTSA or the Sunshine State PTSA (PTA/PTSA must be in good standing); be a resident of the state of Florida; planning to continue their education in the 2016-2017 school year at a University, Fine Arts, Community College or Vo-Tech.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Submit a fully completed application, letters of recommendation, an essay, copies of official high school transcript, ACT and/or SAT scores. Additional factors will be taken into consideration in selecting a winner (e.g. need, special circumstances, extracurricular activities and honors, etc.).
Application Deadline: 05/01/2016
Friends of 440 Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: All scholarship recipients must maintain a cumulative 3.0 GPA and have at least 12 credit hours per semester to remain eligible for funds. The scholarship is not available for graduate studies. Applicants must not be related directly or indirectly to any member of the Board of Directors. Mandatory – Applications Must Include Photocopies (Not Originals) of the Following: • Copy of 2015 tax return of parent(s) and/or guardian • Copy of applicant’s 2015 tax return (if returns are not available by application deadline, notify the office) • Copy of applicant’s most recent school transcript • If parents are divorced, copies of (1) divorce decree, (2) court order of support and (3) property settlement agreement. Application will not be processed if any documents are missing.
Minimum GPA: 2.70
Selection Criteria: The purpose of Friends of 440 Scholarship Fund is to aid dependents of workers who were injured in the course and scope of their employment and receive benefits under the Florida Workers' Compensation Law and who reside or whose accident occurred in the State of Florida.
Application Deadline: 02/28/2016
Friends of Gumbo Limbo Scholarships
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a 2016 graduating senior and have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.2 and a Science GPA of 3.5; and plan to enroll in a college to pursue a degree in a field promoting conservation, education, or research of the marine or coastal environment.
Minimum GPA: 3.20
Selection Criteria: Candidates will be evaluated on grade point average; honors point average, academic curriculum, extra-curricular activities, personal reference, a brief essay, and a short interview that will be held on a date between March 7-18, 2016. The scholarship recipient must provide 40 volunteer hours at Gumbo Limbo Nature Center during the period from April 1 to August 30, 2016 or, for Charles N. Kurucz recipients, complete an agreed alternative project.
Application Deadline: 02/12/2016
Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a legal resident of the US and currently in school.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Winners are chosen by committee, primarily based on short essay response.
Application Deadline: 07/31/2016
Geneseo Migrant Center - Jean DeGrace Crandall Memorial Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must submit a completed application; 2 reference letters; 250-300 word essay; proof of acceptance; official transcript; proof of migrant education eligibility – Attach a copy of a ‘Certificate of Eligibility’ (COE) showing qualifications as a migrant student during the past three calendar years or any time during high school.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Applicant must be a migrant farmworker or child of a migrant farmworker from Mexico with a history of migration to Ulster, Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, or Westchester Counties in New York State. Though not required, but because of Jean’s personal interests, preference will be given to a student with a demonstrated interest in traditional Mexican art and culture.
Application Deadline: 04/15/2016
Gloria and Joseph Mattera National Migrant Scholarship Fund for Migrant Children
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: A completed application form must be accompanied by: a letter of recommendation from a school, community or educational agency representative with a personal knowledge of the applicant's character, educational commitment, and financial need; applicant’s personal essay telling about his/her background, career and personal goals, and indicating why he/she should receive this assistance; proof that the student has been admitted to the school chosen; a copy of the applicant’s current or most recent Migrant Education Program Certificate of Eligibility (COE).
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: • Recent history of movement for agricultural employment - priority will be given to a current interstate migrant youth • Scholastic potential • Financial need • Enrolled in or accepted at an accredited public or private college, technical or vocational school, or a dropout or a potential dropout from high school who shows promise of ability to continue schooling.
Application Deadline: 04/15/2016
Go! Volunteer Abroad Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Submit online application and photo/essay.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Anyone looking to volunteer abroad in the summer or fall of 2016 can apply.
Application Deadline: 05/06/2016
Haitian Educators Association Of Palm Beach Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a Haitian student, residing in Palm Beach County. Must be an English Language Learner (LY/LF) and accepted at a higher educational, vocational or technical institution. Candidates should be students who demonstrate academic excellence, strong leadership qualities and are involved in community activities. (See attachment for application and instructions)
Minimum GPA: 2.75
Selection Criteria: Applicant must submit an application. Provide 2 letters of recommendation from teachers, supervisors or community leaders. Complete a submission essay (500 words).
Application Deadline: 03/27/2016
Hispanic Scholarship Fund - HSF
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Must be of Hispanic Heritage; plan to enroll full-time in an accredited not-for-profit 4 year university or graduate school during FALL of scholarship cycle year; U.S. Citizen, permanent legal resident, DACA or eligible non-citizen (as defined by FAFSA); complete FAFSA; and complete state Dream Act financial aid application (if applicable).
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Merit-based scholarships available for undergraduate and graduate students All majors and graduate fields accepted. Emphasis on STEM majors.
Application Deadline: 03/30/2016
ICMA-RC Public Employee Memorial Scholarship Fund
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicants must enroll in and attend an accredited college, university or vocational-technical school on a full-time basis. High school seniors, undergraduates and graduate students are eligible to apply. Students must provide a letter from the deceased employee’s place of work verifying his or her employment at time of death, and supporting financial information.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: The ICMA-RC Public Employee Memorial Scholarship Fund provides financial assistance to the surviving spouses and children of employees who have died in the line of duty and are planning to attend an accredited two-year community college, four-year accredited university, or vocational school full-time.
Application Deadline: 03/15/2016
ISA Educational Foundation Scholarships
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicants must be full-time college or university students in either a graduate, undergraduate, or 2 year degree program.
Minimum GPA: 2.50
Selection Criteria: ISA Educational Foundation Scholarships are awarded to college or university students who demonstrate outstanding potential for long-range contribution to the fields of automation and control. See website for additional information.
Application Deadline: 02/15/2016
Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Requirements: Applicant must be a graduating, minority high school senior; plan to attend an accredited and approved four–year institution within the United States; show leadership potential; demonstrate a dedication to community service; present evidence of financial need and be a United States citizen.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: A completed and submitted online application; One (1) letter of recommendation submitted online only; A professional, hi-resolution digital photo (headshots only, in a JPEG format) – you may submit a high school senior graduation photo; SAT or ACT scores sent to the Foundation directly from the testing agencies. The Foundation’s college codes are: SAT 4248/ACT: 6570.
Application Deadline: 02/15/2016
Janice M. Scott Memorial Scholarship Fund
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a US citizen or permanent resident of US; a high school senior who will matriculate full-time at a US accredited four-year college or university within the fifty states or District of Columbia; have demonstrated leadership abilities through participating in community services or other extra curricular activities; and combined adjusted income of parent(s) cannot exceed $50,000.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Each candidate must provide a 500-1000 word essay focusing on “Describing his or her planned undergraduate study and how he or she plans to apply it upon graduation” or “Who is your role-model and how he or she has influenced/impacted your life”. The individual cannot be a relative.
Application Deadline: 03/31/2016
Johnson Scholarship Foundation Scholarship Program
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicants must be high school seniors or graduates who plan to enroll or who are already enrolled in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited four-year college or university, community college, state college, or vocational-technical school in Florida. Students may attend a proprietary vocational school as long as the school is accredited.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: The Johnson Scholarship Foundation Scholarship Program is open to children of regular full-time* or permanent** part-time UPS employees. The UPS employee must:  Currently reside in Florida and have resided in Florida for the twelve months immediately preceding the application deadline date.  Have a minimum of one year of employment with the company as of the application deadline date.  Be employed at UPS at the time the awards are announced. Also eligible are children of UPS retirees and deceased UPS employees who were employed with UPS and met the stated employee requirements as of the time of retirement or death. Retirement status as defined by UPS is leaving UPS at the age of 55 or older and receiving retirement benefits from UPS. Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of academic record, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, honors, work experience, statement of goals and aspirations, unusual personal or family circumstances, and an outside appraisal.
Application Deadline: 04/15/2016
LEAGUE Foundation Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: The applicant must be graduating from high school in the year he/she applies for a scholarship; be a United States Citizen or be a legal immigrant; be attending an accredited college, university, or vocational school within the United States or Canada. Proof of acceptance is required. Provide an OFFICIAL copy of his/her high school transcript showing a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better using a 4.0 scale or equivalent. Weighted average can be used in this calculations. Complete 2 personal essays as outlined on the application form. Provide at least 2 letters of recommendation from non-family members. Prepare a detailed list of community involvement. “Extra-Credit” is given to those activities and leadership roles relating directly to the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender communities. Sign an acknowledgement form agreeing to the outlined terms and conditions of the application. (See application form)
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: The program is open to self-identified Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender or Queer graduating high school seniors meeting the prescribed criteria at http://www.leaguefoundation.org /scholarships/index.cfm. Family members and mentors are encouraged to work with applicants to help ensure their submissions are complete.
Application Deadline: 04/30/2016
Lift Parts Express Scholarships
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Must be a current high school student and legal resident of the US or Canada.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Complete an online application form prior to deadline and write an essay on this year's topic.
Application Deadline: 06/30/2016
Links Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must submit an Arts Scholarship Application, current resume, 2 letter of recommendation, and a transcript with an official seal.
Minimum GPA: 2.50
Selection Criteria:  Intended major is in the Arts  African American graduating senior  Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA
Application Deadline: 03/04/2016
Live Poets Society of New Jersey Poetry Contest
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: All U.S. high school students are eligible to enter this contest.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Poems must be 20 lines or less (title and spaces between stanzas do not count), unpublished, the sole work of the entrant, and not be entered in any other concurrent contest. Only poems written in the English language can be judged. Foreign phrases are acceptable only with a translation provided. Only ONE poem per poet may be entered during any 90 day span.
Application Deadline: 05/31/2016
LM Scholarship Program
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Leavitt Machinery is providing a $1000 scholarship to a deserving student who is currently enrolled or expects to be enrolled in a degree program (2 years of length or greater) by September.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Complete application form and essay topic. See website for further details
Application Deadline: 05/31/2016
Medals of America Scholarship 2016
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen (or permanent resident) enrolled (or enrolling) as full time student of accredited college/university within the U.S., for completion of undergraduate degree in Political Science, History, or equivalent.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Complete all required sections of application form. Be sure to attach the following documents to your application form: Copy of your most recent transcripts, some form of verification of enrollment at your college and your essay.
Application Deadline: 04/16/2016
Miami Dade College Scholarships
ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Requirements: Completion and submission of scholarship application; Submission of all required supporting documentation; Student must be admitted to Miami-Dade College; and Student must have completed a Federal Financial Aid Application for 2015-2016
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Please see website for choice of scholarships and further details.
Application Deadline: 03/01/2016
Michael Kiely Strong Roots Scholarship and Essay Contest
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must submit: An updated resumé that includes academic, professional, and volunteer experiences with a focus on community building; A 500-word essay; A current official academic transcript; and cover sheet.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: All candidates must be currently enrolled (or planning to enroll) in an accredited post-secondary program, which includes: community colleges, private or public undergraduate colleges and universities, private or public graduate degree programs, law programs, and business programs. If the essay contest winner cannot provide evidence of enrollment at the time of scholarship disbursement, a new winner will be selected. All candidates must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater. All candidates must possess an interest in community building, as demonstrated by their essay and resumé.
Application Deadline: 05/01/2016
Military Commanders' Scholarship Fund
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicants to the Military Commanders' Scholarship Fund must: be dependent children of active duty, reserve, National Guard or retired members of the United States military who hold valid Exchange & Commissary shopping privileges at the time of application, be high school seniors or graduates who plan to enroll for the first time in a full time undergraduate course of study at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university
Minimum GPA: 3.50
Selection Criteria: The New York Chapter of the American Logistics Association (ALA) has established a scholarship program to assist children of select active duty, reserve, National Guard or retired members of the United States military who plan to continue their education in college. Scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student's choice.
Application Deadline: 02/17/2016
MyBioSource Inc. Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: High School Seniors, Undergraduates, Graduates as well as international students can apply. Candidate must be enrolled as a freshman, undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited college or university for the 2016 Fall semester. Intended major must be in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics or related fields.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Applicant must complete an application, submit an official transcript, and a 250 word essay.
Application Deadline: 05/31/2016
National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Qualified applicants must be Jewish women, residents of Broward County or South Palm Beach County (Boynton Beach or south), and enrolled in 12th grade during the 2015/2016 school year.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Applicants are invited to submit an essay indicating why they believe they have the potential to become a Jewish leader of tomorrow. The following criteria will be taken into consideration: social activism, leadership, community service, obstacles overcome, and GPA.
Application Deadline: 03/01/2016
National Restaurant Association Scholarships
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a high school senior with interest in the restaurant and food service industries.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: There are numerous scholarships available. Please see website for further details. Applications require a completed essay, recommendation letters and transcripts.
Application Deadline: 06/07/2016
North American Van Lines 2016 Logistics Scholarship Competition
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be U.S. Citizen (or permanent resident); Enrolled (or enrolling) as a full time student of an accredited college/university within the United States for completion of an undergraduate degree in Logistics or equivalent field.
Minimum GPA: 2.50
Selection Criteria: Complete all required sections of application. Be sure to attach the following documents to your application form: Copy of your most recent transcripts, some verification of enrollment at your college, and your essay.
Application Deadline: 04/15/2016
NROTC Scholarship Program
ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Requirements: Be a U.S. citizen; Be not less than 17 years old by September 1 of year starting college and no more than 23 on June 30 of that year; Not have reached your 27th birthday by June 30 of the year in which your graduation and commissioning are anticipated; Have acquired a high school graduation or equivalency certificate by August 1 of the year you plan to enter the NROTC program; Have no moral obligations or personal convictions that prevent conscientious bearing of arms and supporting and defending the Constitution of the United States against all enemies, foreign or domestic; Be physically qualified by Navy standards; and not have 30 or more semester hours or 45 or more quarter hours of college credit upon application.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Applicant must have minimum SAT scores of 530 Critical Reading, 520 Math. The minimum ACT scores are 21 Math, 22 English. Graduates in the top 10% of their class will be considered.
Application Deadline: 12/01/2016
Palm Beach County Council of Teachers of Mathematics Scholarship (PBCCTM)
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Complete attached application. See instructions on form.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: •The scholarship will be awarded to one graduating senior in good academic standing. •Must be pursuing a career in mathematics education.
Application Deadline: 03/14/2016
Palm Beach County Property Appraiser's Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Requirements: The applicant must be graduating from a public, private or home school within Palm Beach County and entering college as a full-time student. Applicant must be a US citizen. Attach official copies of school transcripts which reflect your current SAT/ACT scores. Include a copy of your parent’s or guardian’s 2015 tax return must be included. If the 2015 tax return is unavailable, attach a copy of the 2014 tax return and the 2014 W-2 form(s). If parents are divorced or file separately, send tax information of both parents. Please remove or blackout all references to Social Security numbers on the tax forms. Two letters of recommendation from teachers of core subjects (limit to one page each). Have your guidance counselor complete page 3.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Compose and type a one page, single-spaced essay stating why you should be awarded a scholarship, and why you plan to further your studies at a college or university.
Application Deadline: 03/31/2016
Pelican Water Sustainability Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a US resident. Submit an application, essay, transcript and one letter of recommendation.
Minimum GPA: 3.50
Selection Criteria: Selection Criteria: GPA (30%); Originality and Creativity of Essay Submission (30%); Emotional Impact (20%); and Relevance to the Topic (20%).
Application Deadline: 04/15/2016
Regions Riding Forward Scholarship Essay Contest
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a US resident and high school senior.
Minimum GPA: 2.00
Selection Criteria: Complete an online application and write a 500 word essay about an African-American who has inspired and motivated you.
Application Deadline: 02/25/2016
Rotary Club of West Palm Beach
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant and parent(s) must reside in PBC. Applicant must attend a specified school (see application) . Required documents: copies of recent high school transcript, tax forms, completed application and checklist, two letters of recommendation, and Permission to Release Information form.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: These scholarships are awarded to the students who best epitomize the Rotary Club motto of “Service Above Self”
Application Deadline: 02/27/2016
Senior Police Executive Angel Calzadilla/Do the Right Thing-Police Memorial Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a senior (must be 19 years old upon completion of the police academy). Must have proof of U.S. citizenship. No felonies on your record.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Applications are available upon request through the Do The Right Thing Program by calling 305-579-3344 or by emailing dtrtmiami@aol.com. Applications are also available through the Do The Right Thing website by logging on to http://dotherightthinginc.org/scholarship/ and downloading the forms.
Application Deadline: 04/15/2016
SHPE Foundation Scholarship Program
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Latino/a students who demonstrate both significant motivation and aptitude for a career in science, technology, engineering or mathematics. See website for further details.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: All Latino students that meet such requirements are eligible to apply, regardless of citizenship, but residency requirements can vary depending on scholarship sponsor.
Application Deadline: 05/01/2016
Southern Scholarship Foundation
ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Requirements: Photograph — Provide a recent, high-resolution, color photograph of yourself to upload. Acceptance to the University — Provide a copy of the official acceptance notice from FAMU, FGCU, FSU, SFC, TCC, or UF. Please upload a list of honors, clubs, social activities, employment, volunteer experiences, talents, and interests. Resumes are accepted. Please be prepared to upload your most recent transcripts from high school. Complete a 500-700 word essay answering 4 questions. All applicants must demonstrate financial need by filing for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Please be prepared to request a minimum of two (maximum of five) letters of recommendation with specific information regarding academic ability, character, family background, and financial status from any of the following: principal, dean, teacher, advisor, counselor, minister, employer, or civic leader.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Program Description: For over fifty years, the Southern Scholarship Foundation has helped thousands of students with outstanding academic abilities, good character and financial need realize their dream of a college education. Qualified students attending Florida State University, Florida A&M University, the University of Florida, Tallahassee Community College, Santa Fe College, and Florida Gulf Coast University are awarded scholarships in the form of rent-free housing.
Application Deadline: 03/01/2016
Stonegate Bank Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Students must complete the scholarship application, submit a formal resume, and provide a supervisor recommendation.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: High school students must demonstrate outstanding volunteer performance in the community, a strong academic standing and financial need. Must be qualified for free or reduced lunch and must show corresponding documentation.
Application Deadline: 03/16/2016
Straight Forward Media Scholarships
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Straight Forward Media offers 6 different scholarships to a wide variety of students every year. Please visit their website for further details.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: See specific scholarship for criteria
Application Deadline: 12/31/2016
SunTrust Off To College Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a high school senior planning to attend college in the fall of 2016. Entrants must be a U.S. Citizen or U.S. Permanent Resident, at least 13 years of age and have a permanent residence in one of the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, or the District of Columbia (DC).
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Complete the sweepstakes entry form located on their website.
Application Deadline: 05/13/2016
Tatiana Mendez Future Resources Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Eligibility and applications requirements for the scholarship include: 1) Minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA; 2) An updated resume demonstrating an interest in environmental stewardship and protecting natural resources; 3) An official transcript and 4) A 500-word essay on: What do you believe is the biggest issue that currently threatens our nation’s natural resources, and what are at least two ways we can begin working to fix this issue?
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: The Tatiana Mendez Future Resources Scholarship is a great opportunity for students interested in the protection of natural resources.
Application Deadline: 03/01/2016
The College STEPS Program
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a US resident, attending high school and intending to enroll in the College STEPS Program.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Complete the online enrollment form to receive one entry in this sweepstake.
Application Deadline: 06/30/2016
The de Moya Foundation Scholarships
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: The de Moya Foundation provides scholarships for students who are interested in the engineering and construction industries, who need financial support, tutoring, or employment support to succeed in preparing for competitive employment in the road and bridge construction industry.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Please see attached document for further details
Application Deadline: 03/01/2016
The Dori Slosberg Foundation. Dori Saves Lives Student Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a high school senior.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Reach out to someone who has lost a friend or family member. You may not know them personally, but have heard about their tragic loss. Interview them about their loss, their feelings, and what they would like to change about Florida’s Roadways. Record the interview on paper or on video to help raise awareness of the issues on our roads. OR Write a 1-page essay about what you would say to a victim’s family after losing a loved one on the road.
Application Deadline: 03/31/2016
The DREAM.US - Scholarship for DREAMers
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Must graduate from HS or earn GED diploma by the end of the 2015-2016 academic year; Intend to enroll full-time in an associate’s or bachelor’s degree program at one of TheDream.US Partner Colleges; Have come to the US prior to 16th birthday.
Minimum GPA: 2.50
Selection Criteria: TheDream.US Scholarship Program awards scholarships to DREAMers who have DACA or TPS status and who have demonstrated significant unmet financial need and the determination to succeed in college and in life. 
Application Deadline: 02/15/2016
The PayScale Scholarship: Women in STEM
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a female pursuing a degree to become an engineer, mathematician, software developer, researcher or another STEM job.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Applicants must complete the official application, which includes a 300 - to 500 - word essay on the selected topic and agree to terms of the Official Scholarship Award Agreement on the last section of the application. The Scholarship will be awarded to one student who meets the selection criteria, as determined by PayScale, and writes the most compelling essay on the selected topic as judged by a panel of PayScale employees and/or representatives selected by PayScale.
Application Deadline: 02/29/2016
The State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Must be a high school senior who will graduate at the end of the 2015-16 school year. Be a U.S. citizen. Demonstrate financial need. Plan to enroll in full time undergraduate study at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school for the entire 2016-2017 academic year.
Minimum GPA: 2.50
Selection Criteria: Semifinalists will be selected based on financial need, self-declared academic information, leadership and participation in school and community activities and work experience, a statement of educational and career goals and unusual personal or family circumstances.
Application Deadline: 03/02/2016
Tungsten Rings & Co. Scholarship Program
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be age 16 and older, attending high school or enrolled in undergraduate, graduate and vocational programs in the US. Their needs based scholarship rewards students who are aspiring to achieve higher education and pursue their dreams.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Complete an online application. Include extra-curricular activities, goals in life and a 700 word essay.
Application Deadline: 04/15/2016
United Negro College Fund
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be a high school senior planning to attend one of the 39 UNCF’s member colleges or universities (list available on website). Two (2) letters of recommendation. One page essay on student’s community service. 2.5 GPA. Some programs may ask for various other requirements
Minimum GPA: 2.50
Selection Criteria: Currently there are 10 scholarships available on their website with different closing dates ranging from November 30 - March 18. Please see website for further details
Application Deadline: 03/18/2016
Vivian Scott Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Requirements: Applicant must be a high school senior, eligible for free/reduced price meals.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Applicant must submit a completed FASAFEPA Scholarship Application and must have the following attachments: • A one-page personal typed narrative; • Official copy of High School Transcript; • Three letters of recommendation;  One from a principal or administrative designee on school letterhead;  One from a faculty member on school letterhead; and  One from a non-family member. • Complete Part II A: Demonstration of Financial Need. • List of student organizations and activities (academic, civic, fine arts, athletic)
Application Deadline: 02/29/2016
Walter Beall Scholarship Foundation
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicants may be FLeet Reserve Association (FRA) members or spouses, sons or grandsons, daughters or granddaughters of members in good standing of the FRA or of members in good standing at the time of their death. Members must have been continuous members (in good standing) for two years prior to the award being made to an applicant. Applicants must be US citizens and pursue Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, or Aviation oriented degrees. They must attend an accredited college/university or technical institution in the United States and must remain a student in good standing.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: The Walter Beall Scholarship is adjudicated on: Awards, Interests, Curriculum goals, Community activities, Grade Point Average, Scholastic aptitude test scores, and Financial needs, based on income and educational expenses.
Application Deadline: 04/01/2016
Women's Chamber Foundation Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must complete and submit an application, essay, school transcript, and verification of community service hours.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: The Women's Chamber Foundation presents scholarship awards annually to deserving high school girls and women who want to optimize their lives through higher education.
Application Deadline: 03/10/2016
You Deserve it Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must be at least 16 years of age and a resident of the US, District of Columbia or US Territories.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: You must either be enrolled now, or will be enrolled within three months of registration in a qualified high school, college or university within the United States.
Application Deadline: 02/15/2016

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