Local and State Scholarships
Last Updated: 12/13/2016
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Scholarship Name
Deadline
Criteria
December 31, 2016
Must be enrolled a full-time high school senior, minimum GPA of 3.0, a 1,000 word essay explaining on why you intend to go to college and why you deserve the scholarship, must be attending a 4-year university
Amount: $1000
December 31, 2016
Any student who will be attending an accredited college or university by Spring 2017 and have plans of attending law school in the future.
Amount: Average award in previous years was $12,492
1/1/2017
African American, American Indian/Alaska Native*, Asian Pacific Islander American**, and Hispanic American students; 3.3 on 4.0 scale and Pell Grant eligible
Amount: Up to $10,000
1/11/2017
Asain or Pacific Islander
ethnicity, GPA 2.7 on 4.0 scale, need FAFSA
by Central Florida Fair's Board of Directors
Amount: 3- $2,500 scholarships
1/15/2017
Must live in Orange, Osceola, Lake Brevard, Seminole or Volusia counties. Judged on 4 areas: personal information, participation in the Fair, two essays, impact Central Florida Fair hd on student’s life.
 
Amount: Rent-free housing (You typically save up to $12,000 but you will still be responsible for utilities and food)
March 1, 2017
Must be able to demonstrate financial need by completing your FAFSA, at least a 3.0 GPA (unweighted), be involved in the community, be able to show acceptance to one of the following universities: FAMU, FSU, FGCU, SFC, TCC, or UF.
March 2017
We are looking for high school juniors who have shown outstanding academic ability despite financial challenges.
 
Amount: Varies based on school
Ongoing
Must be enrolled in 9, 10, 11, or 12 grade.