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Blog posts November 2016 Deadlines

The submission deadline for 34 of's 191 partner colleges is this Thursday, December 1st, 2016.  Seniors must be following a school by that school's submission deadline in order to receive micro-scholarships from that school.

Students in grades 9-12 can sign up with to start ear…

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Hillsborough Education Foundation Scholarships

The Hillsborough Education Foundation scholarship application is now open through Monday, January 9th.  The Hillsborough Education Foundation offers scholarships for students in grades 6 - 12, and scholarship criteria vary widely.  Click here to access the Hillsborough Education Foundation websit…

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Upcoming Financial Aid Events

Hillsborough County Schools district Financial Aid nights will be held on the following dates:

Thursday, 12/1/16 at Jefferson High School

Monday, 12/5/16 at Gaither High School

Tuesday, 12/6/16 at Plant City High School

All district financial aid nights will be held in the auditorium fro…

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Bloomingdale Homeowners Association Santa Claus Visit and Charity Food Drive

The Bloomingdale Homeowners Association will host their annual Santa Claus Visit and Charity Food Drive on Saturday, December 3rd, 2016 from 10:00 - 2:00 at the Bloomingdale Golfers Club, located at 4115 Great Golfers Place, Valrico, Fl, 33596.  Students interested in volunteering at this event shou…

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Riverview Garden Club Scholarship

The Riverview Garden Club Scholarship is open to graduating seniors who will be pursuing a degree in an environmentally related field such as Renewable Energy, Clean Energy, Geothermal Energy, Bio Molecular Engineering, Environmental/Earth Science, Ecology, Civil/Environmental Engineering, Agricultu…

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Spring 2017 Dual Enrollment Courses at HCC at The Regent

The following dual enrollment courses will be offered Spring 2017 at HCC at The Regent.  See your counselor for more information and to register.

2017 Hamilton Scholars Award

The Hamilton Award recognizes high school juniors for their academic, personal, service, and entrepreneurial accomplishments.  Each year, 35-40 high school juniors are selected to participate in the Alexander Hamilton Scholars Leadership Program.  The program is of no cost to students and includes i…

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Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship

The Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship is a $28,000 scholarship for minority graduating seniors who demonstrate leadership potential and financial need, and who will be attending an accredited four year college in the fall.  Applicants should be US citizens, demonstrate a dedication to community…

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University of Michigan Geisinger Scholarship

The University of Michigan's Geisinger Scholarship is for non-Michigan resident students who will be attending the University of Michigan and majoring in Engineering.  The scholarship is valued at $20,000 per year and is renewable as long as the student maintains a 3.0 GPA, is enrolled full-time in …

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Federal Student Aid Webinars

The office of Federal Student Aid will be hosting several free webinars in the months of November, December, and January for students and parents on a range of topics related to financial aid.  Register online here.


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Village Family Foundation Volunteer Opportunity

The Village Family Foundation is looking for volunteers for their Fall Festival on Saturday, November 19th from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm.  The festival will have carnival games, fall crafts, bounce houses, a storybook corner, a petting zoo, and face painting.  Volunteers are needed to help run the event. …

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Sylvia Thomas Center Volunteer Opportunity

The Sylvia Thomas Center is in need of volunteers to help with a charity auction this Saturday, November 12th from 4:30-10:00 pm.  Volunteers are needed to help set up, to assist during the fundraiser, and to help clean up.  The event will be held at Harley Davidson of Brandon, located at 9841 E Ada…

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GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program

The GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship is a $10,000 renewable scholarship (up to $40,000 per student over four years) for graduating seniors who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship.  Applicants should have a minimum GPA of 3.0, be a US citizen, and plan to enroll in a f…

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Florida Southern College School of Music Scholarship Auditions

Students planning to attend Florida Southern College and major in music should plan to schedule an audition for a music scholarship.  Audition dates are held on select Saturdays throughout the school year.  Visit for more information, audition material, and to schedule an …

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University of Alabama Information Reception

The University of Alabama will host an Information Reception on Thursday, November 17th at 7:00 pm at the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay, located at 2900 Bayport Drive, Tampa, Fl, 33607.  Interested students and their parents are invited to RSVP at

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Florida A&M Scholarship and Recruitment Program

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University will host a scholarship and recruitment program on Wednesday, November 16th, 2016 at 6:30 PM at Howard W. Blake High School, located at 1701 North Blvd., Tampa, Fl, 33607.  Students and parents will have the opportunity to meet with university leaders a…

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Bank of America Student Leaders Program

The Bank of America Student Leaders Program is now accepting applications for the 2017 Student Leaders Program.  The Student Leaders Program recognizes exemplary high school juniors and seniors who have a passion for improving their communities.  Selected students will complete an eight-week paid su…

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Build Tampa Bay Career Night

The Build Tampa Bay program will host a Career Night on Wednesday, November 16, 2016 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at HCC's Dale Mabry Campus.  Students will have an opportunity to meet with representatives from a wide variety of firms in the Building and Construction Industry and learn what it takes to b…

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University of Tampa ChairScholars Foundation Scholarship

The ChairScholars Foundation Scholarship is open to undergraduate students who have a severe physical disability and demonstrated financial need who attend or will attend the University of Tampa.  The scholarship is valued at up to $8,000 per year.  To be considered, students must meet the following…

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Griswold Home Care Bi-Annual Scholarship

The Griswold Home Care Bi-Annual Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship for qualified students who will be pursuing an associate's, bachelor's, graduate, or professional degree at an accredited college or university in the fall of 2017.  The application and supporting materials are due by December 1st…

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