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.

Instruction: 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.

Alliance of Women Executives
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Requirements Complete 2019 Scholarship Application Form Essay to be between 500 – 1500 words on the following question: What ethical dilemma and/or hardship have you faced and how have you handled it? Recommendation letter from a teacher or guidance counselor
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Applicant must include a copy of their High School transcript and an acceptance letter to FAU or PBSC
Application Deadline: 04/05/2019
Alliance of Women Executives
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Attend Palm Beach State College or FAU. See attached application.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Acceptance Letter from FAU or Palm Beach State College
Application Deadline: 04/05/2019
AMERICAN MUSLIM ALLIANCE OF FLORIDA INC.
ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Requirements: The applicant must be graduating from a public, private, or home school within the state of Florida and entering college as a full-time student. Applicants must provide two letters of recommendation from teachers of core subjects. Please limit letters of recommendation to one page for each recommendation. Applicants guidance counselor must complete page 2. Applicant must 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. Applicants complete and submit page 4. Scholarship Program is open for students of all faith and race. The winners will not be announced before the Scholarship Award Ceremony APPLICATION DEADLINE: All completed applications must be received on or before April 01, 2019 in the office of AMAF. Applications received or postmarked after this date will not be considered. Send the completed applications to: AMAF, INC., 11694 Sunrise View Lane, Wellington, FL 33449 ATTN: Scholarship Committee.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: For Further information, please call President Mohammed Osman Chowdhury Tel: 561-523-0922
Application Deadline: 04/01/2019
Bernard Harris Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Requirements: Application must be submitted online by April 12, 2019 at www.cgcs.org and should include evidence of the applicant’s academic achievement in high school, leadership skills or community service in the area of Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics and the applicant’s commitment to pursue a career in a STEM field
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: The Council of the Great City Schools and The Harris Institute are awarding four scholarships, with a value of $5,000 each, to two African American and two Hispanic students currently completing their senior year of high school in a member district of the Council of the Great City Schools. Applicants must be accepted for full‐time enrollment at a four‐ year college or university in the next academic year, and pursuing a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM)
Application Deadline: 04/12/2019
Bob Borovy Student Citizen of the Year Award Sponsored by the City of Boynton Beach
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: *Graduating high school senior *Resident of the City of Boynton Beach (in corporate city limits) *Nominated by three adults (not related to the applicant) *Person of good moral character *Performed significant volunteer work and made meaningful contributions to his/her school, church, social service organizations and/or community
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: * Submit a 100-300 word essay on what he/she has learned from performing volunteer service * Complete the appropriate application form and submit supporting documentation For more information please call 561-742-6224
Application Deadline: 03/29/2019
Children of Helen Alliance Inc.
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicants must meet the following eligibility criteria: The School must be nationally or regionally accredited. Must enroll in a minimum of 12 credits hours in the first term. Must submit a copy of acceptance letter from college/university Minimum of 500 word essay (explain why you chose your program and how you will use your degree to impact your St. Lucian or Caribbean community). Must have community service hours or extracurricular activities. Must submit two letters of recommendations. ( 1 academic, 1 community or extracurricular) Must complete an interview with the Children of Helen Scholarship Committee.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Must be of St. Lucian or Caribbean descent. (For proof of heritage, documents can be birth certificates, baptismal papers or passports of applicants or parents.)
Application Deadline: 04/13/2019
FAIRVIEW SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: 1. Must be a Palm Beach County or other identified counties resident. 2. Must be a graduating high school senior. 3. Must be an African American. 4. Must be admitted to or attending an accredited College or University. Proof of acceptance from the registrar at the college or university is required before the scholarship funds will be disbursed. 5. Scholarship award shall not exceed $1000. The applicant can only receive one scholarship from Fairview Golf Club.
Minimum GPA: 2.50
Selection Criteria: All applications must be submitted to Fairview Golf Club by the deadlines established by the committee and approved by the Fairview Golf Club members. There will be NO exceptions for late applications. All scholarship applications shall be forwarded to the Scholarship Committee for consideration. The Scholarship Committee shall recommend recipients for the scholarship award(s) to the Fairview Golf Club members for approval. Must not have received a scholarship from the Sunshine State Amateur Golf Association (SSAGA) or any affiliate clubs. Golf experience is a plus.
Application Deadline: 04/01/2019
Florida A&M University National Alumni Association- Palm Beach County Chapter
ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Requirements: Applicant must: Have a completed application along with one official transcript, an essay and two letters of recommendation.
Minimum GPA: 2.50
Selection Criteria: Application is attached.
Application Deadline: 03/16/2019
Friends of Green Cay Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: Applicant must have been accepted to an accredited four year college or university with the intention of majoring in the environmental sciences.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Applicant must complete application form (attached file)
Application Deadline: 04/26/2019
Gai Williams Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: The scholarship will be awarded to one graduating senior in good academic standing. The senior must be pursuing a career in mathematics education.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: If you have any questions or concerns please contact Christine Percy, Scholarship Chairperson at 561-434-8280 or via email at christine.percy@palmbeachschools.org.
Application Deadline: 03/14/2019
Haitian Educators Association Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Requirements: Candidates must: 1. Be a Haitian student, residing in Palm Beach County 2. Be an English Language Learner (LY/LF/LZ) 3. Have a minimum grade point average (G.P.A) of 3.2 4. Meet all graduation requirements 5. Be accepted at a higher educational, vocational or technical institution 6. Provide 2 letters of recommendation from teachers, supervisors or community leaders
Minimum GPA: 3.20
Selection Criteria: Complete a submission essay: i. Describe why this scholarship is important to you ii. Essay should be at least 500 words iii. Essay must be in Times New Roman -12 point font iv. Essay margins must have one-inch top, bottom and side margins See attached file
Application Deadline: 03/29/2019
MEGAN F. DURTSCHI MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Requirements:  Applicant must be a graduating senior who attends high school in Palm Beach County, Florida.  Applicant must have membership in extra-curricular activities such as a Varsity Letter in a Sport, Student Government, National Honor Society, Band, etc.  Applicant must submit a letter of recommendation from a coach or sponsor of one of the extra-curricular activities listed.  Applicant must have been accepted to a school or program of higher education.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria:  Write an essay describing why you would be a deserving recipient of this award. The essay should be typed, double-spaced and a maximum of 500 words.
Application Deadline: 03/31/2019
National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc
ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Requirements: Applicant Must Be a 2019 Graduating Palm Beach County High School Senior. Applicant must be an African American Female.
Minimum GPA: 2.50
Selection Criteria: A letter of Interest: Introducing yourself; your interest; your school, humanitarian acts of kindness you have done for your community, and/or religious activities you currently participate in. Letter of Interest Guidelines: One-page maximum, typed, double spaced, 12-point font, Times New Roman 2. An Essay: Describe your plans for the future and why you feel African-American women are influential to our society. Essay Guidelines: One-page maximum, typed, double spaced, 12-point font, Times New Roman
Application Deadline: 04/20/2019
Palm Beach County Property Appraiser’s Office
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. 2. You must disclose any relationship you or a family member has with any current or former employee of the Palm Beach County Property Appraiser’s Office. Students who are immediate family members with a current or former PAO employee are not eligible.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Please see attached form and link to find essay information.
Application Deadline: 03/31/2019
SCHOLAR CAREER COACHING 2019 SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS RESIDING IN PALM BEACH, BROWARD OR MIAMI DADE COUNTY are encouraged to apply. See the attached application for more information.
Minimum GPA: 0.00
Selection Criteria: Winners will be selected on the basis of: • Grades/GPA • Community & extracurricular activities involvement • Application and essay • Mentoring program participant • ESL (English as a Second Language) student • First generation to attend college
Application Deadline: 05/03/2019
Society of Women Engineer's Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Requirements: APPLICANT REQUIREMENTS:  Must be an individual who identifies as a woman, who is in her senior year of high school in Martin, Palm Beach, Broward, or Miami-Dade County, Florida, and who is planning to enroll full-time in a university no later than the fall of 2019.  Must be intending to pursue an ABET-accredited engineering degree.  Must include academic information completed by your high school counselor. Applications without a high school counselor signature will not be considered.
Minimum GPA: 3.75
Selection Criteria: Academic Preparation Community Service, Internships, Volunteer Work, and Activities Awards and Honors Work Experience Essay See attached file for instructions on application submission
Application Deadline: 04/26/2019
South Florida Business Aviation Association Dave Davis Memorial Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Requirements: In order to be eligible for the Dave Davis Memorial Scholarship, the student must: • Be a graduating high school senior in Dade, Broward or Palm Beach counties • Have a minimum 3.0 weighted GPA • Have created or taken part in an exceptional community service program, with a dedication of at least 300 hours towards a single effort • Plan to enroll full-time in a college, university, or trade school
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: • Complete the attached application and submit the required essay • Provide a letter of recommendation from an advisor of the community service program, or equivalent
Application Deadline: 08/01/2019
South Florida Business Aviation Association Scholarship Program
ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Requirements: In order to be eligible for the SFBAA Scholarship Program, the student must: • Be a graduating high school senior in Dade, Broward or Palm Beach counties • Plan to continue education within the aviation sector (including, but not limited to, aeronautical science, aerospace engineering, air traffic management, aviation management, aircraft maintenance, or becoming a certified commercial pilot) • Enroll in a college or vocational school on a full-time basis
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Applicant must • Explain in a carefully thought out essay, “Why are you entering the aviation industry and where do you see yourself 10 years from now?” • Provide a letter of recommendation from a teacher/advisor/employer/etc. Application is attached
Application Deadline: 08/01/2019
The Adele Marie Bradley Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Requirements: The Adele Marie Bradley foundation is offering a scholarship to current high school seniors who are planning to attend a post-secondary institution in a degree program as a full-time student for the 2019-2020 school year. Scholarships are awarded based on merit and essay about persevering through adversity. The essay must describe how they have overcome adversity within their life, how they have used their experience to better themselves and/or their community, and what their future goals are.
Minimum GPA: 3.50
Selection Criteria: The applicant must reside in and be a high school senior in Palm Beach County. Essay will include a minimum 500 word and maximum 1000 word essay describing how you have overcome adversity, how they have used that experience to better themselves and the community, and what their future goals are. Applicant must include Leadership and public service, GPA
Application Deadline: 04/01/2019
The Nancy Dawkins Humanitarian Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: No
Requirements: High School Senior High School Transcript needed Financial need 100 Hours of Community service Pursuing a degree in Education
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Must attend a Historic Black University Student must submit grades to continue to receive the $1,500 yearly More information on the attached file
Application Deadline: 03/22/2019
Through the Game of Golf, Inc. Scholarship
ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Requirements:  Completed application  Current High School Transcript with official seal in a sealed envelope  3 letters of recommendation from non-family members (one must be from an educator)  Written essay  Evidence of your acceptance from a post-secondary institution  Photograph of applicant
Minimum GPA: 2.50
Selection Criteria:  Eligible for High School Graduation  A minimum of 50 community service hours documented on official High School transcript  Enrolled in an accredited public, charter, parochial or private school in South Florida  Demonstrates accomplishments in: Specialized talents, leadership, Extracurricular, athletics, and/or community service
Application Deadline: 04/19/2019
Zoe Loren Make a Difference Foundation
ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Requirements: Academic ability and high achievement: Two substantive assessments by teachers providing confidential letters of recommendation applicants must demonstrate commitment to learning and work ethic.
Minimum GPA: 3.00
Selection Criteria: Unmet financial need: Limited family income and insufficient funds to cover education related expenses. Applicants and family must provide a current tax return with the application. Leadership and public service: Initiative on behalf of others (e.g., participation in volunteer, community, and school-related activities). Critical-thinking ability: Responses to application questions that demonstrate critical thinking. The applicant must be enrolled in college for the Summer or Fall semester after high school graduation.
Application Deadline: 05/17/2019