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Blog posts February 2017

Tampa Jazz Club Vic Hall Jazz Scholarship

The Vic Hall Jazz Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship open to graduating seniors in Hillsborough, Pasco, and Pinellas County who are interested in studying jazz music.  Applicants should have a minimum GPA of 2.0 and should demonstrate musical proficiency with a strong interest in furthering their s…

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Pratt Institute Summer PreCollege Program

Pratt Institute's Precollege summer program is now accepting applications from current high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors.  This residential program allows high school students to encounter life as an art and design college student.  Upon completion of the program, students are awarded 4 c…

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Stetson University Spring Open House

Stetson University will host spring open house events on Saturday, February 18th and Saturday, March 18th at the main Deland campus.  Attendees will have the opportunity to tour campus, attend a class, meet with faculty, admissions staff, and financial aid staff.  Interested students can register

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HCC Honors Institute Scholarships

The Honors Institute of Hillsborough Community College is now accepting applications for their Board of Trustee and Presidential Scholarships.  Both scholarships represent full tuition of 24 credit hours for fall and spring semesters up to a total of three years, or 72 credit hours or graduation fro…

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CatCall Rescue Group Volunteer Opportunity

CatCall Rescue Group will be holding a car wash fundraiser this Saturday, February 18th, at 9:30 am and is in need of student volunteers.  Lunch will be provided to volunteers.  Interested students should contact Debbie Clark at 813-789-7723.

College Admission and Application Workshop - April 11th, 6 PM

The Bloomingdale High School Guidance Department and the Military Child Education Coalition’s Parent to Parent Team invite parents and students in grades 9-11 to a College Admission and Application Workshop on Tuesday, April 11th at 6:00 pm in the BSHS Auditorium.  This evening program will pr…

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NeedyMeds Scholarship Resources

NeedyMeds provides a list of over 350 scholarships for students with various types of illnesses, disabilities, and impairments, or who have suffered the loss of a parent or relative due to illness.  Application procedures and deadlines vary depending on the individual scholarship.  Click here for …

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Florida Poly Virtual Reality #STEMTalks

Florida Polytechnic University will host a YouTube Live event titled "Virtual Reality: A World of Immersion" on Tuesday, February 21st, 2017 from 7:00 - 8:00 pm.  Students will learn through real-time discussion how industries are adapting and using virtual reality to create tomorrow's tools and inn…

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TheDream.Us National Scholarship

TheDream.Us National Scholarship covers tuition and fees (up to a maximum of $12,500 for an associate's degree and $25,000 for a bachelor's degree) at one of their partner colleges.  To be eligible for the National Scholarship, applicants must have graduated or plan to graduate from high school by t…

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CORE's Que Llueva Cafè Scholarship

The Chicano Organizing & Research in Education (CORE) is awarding scholarships to undocumented high school graduates who will enroll for the first time in an accredited college or university in the United States.  To be eligible, applicants must be of Chicano/Latino descent, be an undocumented, immi…

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Academy Day March 4th, 2017

The office of Congressman Dennis Ross will host an Academy Day on Saturday, March 4th, 2017 at 10:00 am at HCC's Trinkle Center, located at 1206 N. Park Rd, Plant City, Fl, 33563.  Representatives from the US Military, Air Force, Naval, Coast Guard, and Merchant Marine Academies, as well as Flor…

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University of Pennsylvania Summer Programs

The University of Pennsylvania is currently accepting applications for their summer programs for high school students.  Programs are available in a wide variety of disciplines, and are open to current 10th and 11th graders.  Applications must be received by May 15th, 2017.  Click here for more in…

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New College Scholarship Guarantee

New College of Florida is offering guaranteed scholarships to incoming freshman students who submit all required admissions material by the April 15th, 2017 application deadline.  To receive a guaranteed scholarship, students must be admitted to New College for the Fall of 2017, must be a U.S. citiz…

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Stanford University Pre-Collegiate Studies

Stanford University is now accepting applications for their summer pre-college programs.  Programs are offered in various disciplines, including Humanities, Arts, Math, Science, Sports Business, and Artificial Intelligence.  Application deadlines vary by program.  Click here for more information …

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UNF To You

The University of North Florida will host an information session on Wednesday, March 1st, 2017 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm at the Marriott Tampa Westshore (1001 N. Westshore Blvd, Tampa, Fl).  The deans of the College of Health, College of Business, College of Computing, Engineering, and Construction, C…

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ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Math and Science Scholarships

The ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Scholarship will award a total of four (two girls and two boys) $5,000 scholarships to two Black and two Hispanic graduating seniors.  Applicants must be accepted at a 4-year college and plan to pursue a degree in a STEM field (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math).  …

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Hillsborough Association for Women Lawyers Scholarship

The Hillsborough Association for Women Lawyers will award five $500 scholarships to graduating senior females.  Applicants must have a minimum unweighted GPA of 2.5, plan to enroll in a 2-year or 4-year college in the fall of 2017, plan to pursue a degree in Law or Criminal Justice, and be a residen…

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Hillsborough County Supervisory Council MaryEllen Elia Future Educator Scholarship

The Elia Future Educator Scholarship will award $500 scholarships to Hillsborough County graduating seniors who plan to pursue a career in education.  Applicants should be graduating from a Hillsborough County Public School during the 2016-2017 school year, plan to pursue a career in education, and …

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Iris and Hubert Allen Scholarship

The Iris and Hubert Allen Scholarship will award one $4,000 and two $1,000 scholarship to graduating seniors.  The $4,000 scholarship will be paid in $500 installments each semester over 4 years, and the $1,000 scholarships will be paid in $500 installments each semester over 1 year.  To be eligible…

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Valdosta State University Free Application Week

Valdosta State University is currently waiving their application fee for applications submitted before February 12th.  Valdosta State also offers in-state tuition to Florida residents.  Seniors who submit the application, SAT/ACT scores, and an official transcript this week can still be eligible for…

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