The School District of
Palm Beach County

Scholarship Search

Match Your Scholarship

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.

2021-2022 Community Foundation Scholarship Application

ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Minimum GPA: 2.50

Requirements:
*Graduating high school senior or current undergraduate student from Palm Beach or Martin County *Demonstrate financial need and/or academic achievement *Incoming or enrolled full-time student at a college, university, or vocational/trade school

Selection Criteria:
To Apply You'll Need: *Unofficial Academic Transcript *Completion of 3 Short Essay Prompts *2 Letters of Recommendation *Parent or Guardian’s Tax Return *FAFSA Student Aid Report

AMERICAN MUSLIM ALLIANCE OF FLORIDA INC .

ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Minimum GPA: 3.00

Requirements:
Scholarship Program is open for students of all faith and race. The winners will not be announced before the Scholarship Award Ceremony.

Selection Criteria:
l . 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. 2. Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 and attach official copies of school transcripts. 3. Applicants must provide two letters of recommendation from teachers of core subjects. Please limit letters of recommendation to one page for each recommendation. 4. Applicants guidance counselor must complete page 2. 5. 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. 6. Applicants complete and submit page 4. OPEN ATTACHED FILE FOR APPLICATION AND FURTHER INFORMATION.

Barry Grunow Scholarship

ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Minimum GPA: 2.50

Requirements:
The application is done online only. It is for any senior, public, private, charter that plans to become a teacher.

Selection Criteria:
Applicant must be sure to upload their transcript to application. Have your counselor log on to the site to complete the counselor portion and his/her recommendation on the application. Use your counselor as the recommender. You will need to complete the FAFSA prior to completing the application so that you can add your EFC(estimated family contribution) to the financial portion of the application. The requirements for the scholarship are a financial need and teaching as a career goal.

Community Foundation Scholarship Application

ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Minimum GPA: 2.50

Requirements:
Eligibility 2.5+ GPA Graduating high school senior or current undergraduate student from Palm Beach or Martin County Demonstrate financial need and/ or academic achievement Incoming or enrolled full-time student at a college, university, or vocational/trade school

Selection Criteria:
To Apply You'll Need Unofficial Academic Transcript Completion of 3 Short Essay Prompts 2 Letters of Recommendation Parent or Guardian’s Tax Return FAFSA Student Aid Report

TeamWork USA

ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Minimum GPA: 3.00

Requirements:
Verification of acceptance is required to receive the scholarship. Scholarships are based on: Financial need. Community service, which may include mentoring or volunteering Academic performance, requiring a minimum GPA of 3.00 Finalists will be subject to a personal interview

Selection Criteria:
Applicant must be a graduating senior attending high school in Palm Beach County, planning to enroll in a Florida 2 or 4 year college or university or technical school. Completed applications must include The signature of the applicant’s guidance counselor with the official seal of the guidance department. Two (2) letters of recommendation from a school administrator, counselor, teacher or employer. An essay of no more than 500 words on any subject of your choice.

The Kiwanis Club of West Palm Beach Foundation, Inc.

ACT/SAT Required: Yes
Minimum GPA: 3.00

Requirements:
To be eligible, students must plan to attend college full-time. High school students must currently live AND attend a high school within the geographic area described as north to PGA Boulevard, west to the Glades and south to Hypoluxo Road.

Selection Criteria:
The Foundation is committed to academic excellence. The goal is to help students who have demonstrated good citizenship and community responsibility; and who have financial need. Generally, family income over $75,000 will reduce your chances of receiving a scholarship award. Copies of parents’ and students’ income tax returns are mandatory as is a current tax bill or property tax assessment. Awards vary in size depending on the cost of the school and the student’s financial need, but generally range from $2,500 to $4,000 annually. All grants are made without discrimination as to age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin or disability.