The School District of
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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.

George Snow Scholarship Fund Info Session

ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Minimum GPA: 0.00

Requirements:
Q & A Session Via Zoom! – October 27th, 2020 6:00 – 8:00 PM Meeting ID: 818 8424 1248 Passcode: 789333

Selection Criteria:
The George Snow Scholarship Fund offers 4 year college scholarships and wrap around support services. The only eligibility is financial need. We are not tied to FAFSA. Students can attend any accredited 2 year, 4 year college or technical school. The school can be in state or out of state. Our average award is $10,000. Our goal is to close the gap on your financial need so no student is deprived of the opportunity to attend college for lack of funding. You must be a high school senior in Palm Beach County or attend Blanche Ely, Pompano Beach or Marjory Stoneman Douglas High. Applicants must demonstrate financial need, self-motivation, strong educational and career goals and involvement in school or community related activities. Examples of support services include: Free computers or college cash stipend Free college physicals and immunizations Free senior portraits Free enrollment into ComPsych – free mental health, financial and legal counseling Free college supply gift bag Care package at exams Staff mentorship throughout your college years Monday motivational messages Emergency fund availability High school to college transition program Applications open November 1, 2020 and close on February 1, 2021: www.scholarship.org For more information Leslie Cornwell Vice President of Scholar Services George Snow Scholarship Fund 201 Plaza Real, Suite 260 Boca Raton, FL 33432 Phone: 561.347.6799 Cell: 561.302.8556 lcornwell@scholarship.org

Clotee Banks Sr. Scholarship

ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Minimum GPA: 2.50

Requirements:
*Palm Beach County High School Senior *Minimum of 100 Community Service Hours *One Letter of Recommendation *High School Transcript *Resume

Selection Criteria:
*Essay (Please choose one topic): 1. How has Alzheimer's affected a loved one you care about and your family? 2. What causes Alzheimer's Disease and what are the stages? TO APPLY Submit all paperwork and essay to: scholarships@landlbusybeeworkshop.com The subject should include your full name and the word scholarship (Example: Layla Bavegehims Scholarship) *Only complete submissions will be considered. *Essay should be at least 1,000 words

Miami Heat Scholarship

ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Minimum GPA: 3.20

Requirements:
The Miami HEAT Charitable Fund and BankUnited are teaming up to award $25,000 in scholarship funds to High School Seniors in Miami-Dade, Broward, Monroe or Palm Beach schools. Scholarships are awarded based on excellent academic performance and outstanding community service. The application deadline is Saturday, January 30, 2021. Scholarships include the following: Three (3) $5,000.00 HEAT Scholarships One (1) $5,000.00 Dr. Jack Ramsay Scholarship One (1) $5,000.00 Alec Kessler Student-Athlete Scholarship To Apply Student must be US citizen or permanent resident be a high school student enrolled in Miami Dade, Broward, Monroe, Palm Beach County public or private school submit an official transcript along with a copy of SAT or ACT test score submit 2 letters of recommendation from a current high school teacher or administrator on school letterhead, and 2 letters from a community-based organization on that specific letterhead verifying community service hours performed and 1 letter from High School Athletic Director or Coach on school letterhead verifying candidate's participation in high school sport.

Selection Criteria:
Applicants must be accepted to and enroll in a four-year accredited college or university in the USA. Applicant must have an unmet financial need for assistance as determined by the university's Financial Aid Office, in order to prove financial need, please submit a copy of the household's W2 form and a copy of the last tax filing (i.e. 1040 form) for all household members.

Naomi Rabb Winston Scholarship in Two-Dimensional Art

ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Minimum GPA: 0.00

Requirements:
• Applicants must demonstrate exceptional talent and promise of future success. • The scholarship funds are for private study, special training or personal advancement in the applicants’ chosen art fields. The funds can be used for college tuition and required art supplies, but not for housing, travel or personal expenses. • Scholarship funds are sent to the institution, teacher or program selected by the scholarship recipient. Scholarship recipients have 15 months to use the funds. • Scholarship recipients may reapply as often as their age allows and are eligible to participate in other NSAL competitions.

Selection Criteria:
Applicant must: 1. Be a citizen of the United States. A copy of birth certificate, passport, or naturalization papers must be submitted with application. 2. Be at least 16 years old, but not older than 22 by March 1, 2021.

Nat Moore Scholarship and Nat Moore Vocational Grant

ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Minimum GPA: 2.50

Requirements:
Nat Moore Scholarship – award amount $10,000 ($2,500 per year for four years) 1. Application deadline February 28, 2021 by 11:59 pm EST. No late submissions will be reviewed or accepted. 2. Must be a high school senior graduating from a Broward, Miami-Dade, Monroe or Palm Beach county high school in or before June 2021. 3. Demonstrate financial need to attend college. 4. Minimum high school grade point average of 2.5 (on a 4.0 grade scale, excluding home studies). Nat Moore Vocational Grant – maximum award amount $3,500 (towards cost of entire program) 1. Applicants must be between the ages of 18-24. If current or graduating high school senior, documentation is required. 2. Demonstrate financial need. 3. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis

Selection Criteria:
Eligible students can apply for the scholarship and grant by visiting: https://bit.ly/2GCjWZm

Palm Beach County Classroom Teachers Association

ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Minimum GPA: 2.50

Requirements:
REQUIREMENTS ▪ Completed application ▪ Current Official Transcript with official seal and signature ▪ Two completed Scholarship Recommendation Forms from non-family members, one of which must be from an educator ▪ All applicants must complete an essay

Selection Criteria:
CRITERIA ▪ Eligible for High School Graduation ▪ All applicants must be the child or dependent of an active Palm Beach CTA member ▪ A minimum of 2.5 unweighted grade point average ▪ A minimum of 20 community service hours documented on the official High School transcript

Palm Health Foundation Scholarship

ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Minimum GPA: 0.00

Requirements:
Must be a Palm Beach County high school senior. Applicants Must Demonstrate: Financial need Self-motivation Strong educational and career goals Involvement in school or community related activities

Selection Criteria:
If you have any questions please contact Leslie Cornwell at lcornwell@scholarship.org or Channon Ellwood cellwood@scholarship.org. Go to the scholarship link for more information. TIMELINE November 1, 2020: Applications Open February 1, 2021: Applications Close March 24, 2021: Email Notifications of Interviews April 5 & 6, 2021: Snow Interviews (if in person) with Award Notification on May 7, 2021 May 3 & 4, 2021: Snow Interviews (if virtual) with Award Notification on May 17, 2021 April 12, 2021: Quantum Healthcare Scholarship Interviews (if in person) May 6, 2021: Quantum Healthcare Scholarship Interviews (if virtual) TBD: Scholar Orientation and Annual Awards Reception

Scholarship for Dreamers

ACT/SAT Required: No
Minimum GPA: 2.50

Requirements:
Eligible to apply if you came to the country before November 1, 2015 (5 years before our round opens).

Selection Criteria:
You must have current DACA or TPS or certify that you meet the following immigration eligibility criteria: Came to the United States before the age of 16; Have continuously resided in the United States since November 1, 2015, up to the present time and have had no lawful status; Are currently in high school or have graduated from a United States high school or obtained a general education development (GED) certificate from a United States Program; and have not been convicted of a felony, significant misdemeanor, or three or more other misdemeanors in the categories which would have disqualified you for DACA, and do not otherwise pose a threat to national security or public safety. In addition to our immigration criteria, you will need to confirm that you meet the criteria below – depending on whether you are applying for our Scholarship for high school graduates or for community college graduates. High School and HSE Program Graduates: If you have graduated or will graduate from high school or a GED program by the end of the Spring 2021 term, this scholarship may be for you! You are not eligible to apply for or receive TheDream.US scholarship if you have been enrolled in a 4-year institution or a 4-year program. If you have taken community college classes as you could afford them, you may still apply for our High School Graduate Scholarship so long has you have not earned more than 21 college credits at a community college. College credits earned in a dual enrollment program while in high school are not counted as part of the 21 credits. You are eligible to apply if you: Have significant unmet financial need; Have graduated or will graduate from a United States high school (or have earned or will earn a high school equivalency diploma) by the end of the 2020-21 academic year;

TeamWork Education Foundation 12th Grade Scholarship Program

ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Minimum GPA: 3.00

Requirements:
Mail completed application form to TeamWork Education Foundation, Att: Kathleen Perry, Executive Director, 602 NW 5th St., Boynton Beach, FL 33435. Email: kathyperry65@hotmail.com Phone: (561) 414-9104

Selection Criteria:
Applicants must be a graduating senior attending high school in Palm Beach County, and plan to enroll in a Florida 2 or 4 year college or university or technical school. Verification of acceptance is required to receive the scholarship. Scholarships are based on: o Financial need. o Community service, which may include mentoring or volunteering o Academic performance, requiring a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 o Finalists will be subject to a personal interview

The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Foundation

ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Minimum GPA: 3.00

Requirements:
High School Seniors The following documents must be received for you to be considered: n Completed Application (filled out on a computer) n Typed letter of nomination from a sworn employee of PBSO n Typed letter of recommendation from a high school teacher or counselor n Acceptance letter from college or trade school

Selection Criteria:
n Essay Please attach a separate, typed essay (2 pages maximum) describing you as a prospective college/trade school student and a future member of the workforce. Provide details of your extracurricular and leadership activities. Describe what it means to you to have PBSO serving your community. n Recent photo All of these items need to be sent in one email to Steve.Moss@pbcsf.org no later than 12:00pm noon on January 29th, 2021

U. S. Air Force ROTC

ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Minimum GPA: 3.00

Requirements:
HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP REQUIREMENTS U.S. CITIZENSHIP Applicants must either be a United States citizen or obtain U.S. citizenship by the last day of the first term of their freshman year (for four-year offers) or the first term of sophomore year (for three-year offers). MEDICAL Applicants must pass a Department of Defense Medical Examination Review Board (DODMERB) medical exam. Applicants will either be scheduled to take the physical exam at the nearest military base or be sent to a designated civilian contractor. ACADEMICS SAT composite of 1240 or ACT composite of 26 Cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.0 or higher FITNESS Complete the Physical Fitness Assessment, which consists of three events: push-ups, sit-ups, and a 1.5-mile run. If offered a scholarship, you must pass the Physical Fitness Test before the end of your first semester of college.

Selection Criteria:
If you receive a scholarship offer, you will be required to complete and pass a medical exam and meet Air Force ROTC physical requirements in order to keep the offer. Once you have decided to accept the scholarship offer, the Air Force ROTC detachment at your selected school will provide further guidance on the actions required for the fall term of your first semester of college. Additionally, should you accept the scholarship and continue with Air Force ROTC past your freshman year, you will be obligated to serve in the U.S. Air force upon graduation (NOTE: The length of your service commitment is dependent on your designated career field).