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12 graders....Florida Prepaid STEM Teaching scholarship....DUE: 4/30/20!!!

Award:

$8,000 (2-yr Florida Prepaid scholarship)

-students who want to become a teacher in STEM subjects: science, technology, engineering, or math

-minimum of a 3.0GPA

-500-word essay about why you are interested in teaching, specifically a STEM subject

-winner must provide documentation that they are a Florida resident and citizen (if student is not a citizen, he/she must provide legal documentation)

 

View scholarship application here!

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12th graders....CAB scholarship....DUE: 3/13/20!!!

Award: up to $5,000

-to be used at trade school, community college or Universities

-minimum GPA or 2.5

-income must fall within 125 percent of the Federal Poverty Guidelines of the Community Services Block Grant

 

-use the new scholarship information packet

Apply here!

9-12 graders....Cirkled In scholarship....DUE: 3/31!!!

Award: $2500

-create a free student Cirkled In account

-increase your chances of winning by completing your portfolio

 

-use the cash for any educational need from books to housing

 

Apply here!

12th graders....FAFSA LEAP UT/HCC Scholarship....DUE: 4/2/20!!!

Award:

UT: $2,000

HCC: $1,000

 

-must have completed the FAFSA

-must be going to UT OR HCC

-must have completed the UT OR HCC application

 

Edsby message Mrs. Edgeman to enter!

-in message say FAFSA complete AND indicate which school…UT or HCC!!!

12th graders.....Bloomingdale Community B.J. Stelter Scholarship....DUE: 4/1/20!!!

Award: unknown

-parent/guardian must be a resident of Bloomingdale (proof of residency required)

-parent/guardian must be a member of Bloomingdale’s Homeowners Association in good standing

-must have a 3.2 weighted GPA or above

-must be accepted to a 2 or 4 yr accredited college/University

-financial need is of no bearing

-children & grandchildren of current BHA directors are not eligible

 

Criteria in order of importance:

-community service

-extra-curricular act…

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12th graders....Discover Student Loans Scholarship Sweepstakes...DUE: 1/31/20!!!

Award: $5,000

-12 entry periods…non winners roll over to next period so ENTER ASAP!  Next entry period ends on 3/31!

 

-enter your name, school, and email to be entered to win

-bonus entry for completing survey

 

Enter here!

12th graders.....Riverview Garden Club scholarship...DUE: 4/15/20!!!

Award: unknown

-for students going into environmentally related fields of study, such as:  Renewable Energy, Clean Energy, Geothermal Energy, Bio Molecular Engineering, Bio Systems/Engineering & Soil Science, Environmental/Earth Science, Ecology, Horticulture, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Ecology/Natural Resources Conservation, Environmental Sustainability,  Agricultural Education, Botany,  Aquaculture/Marine Biology

-must have a 3.0 GPA or above

-2 letters of recommendation

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12th graders....Cooperative Living organization Scholarship....DUE: 3/23/20!!!

Award: reduced room and board by about half

Scholarship Housing Option for Incoming UF/Santa Fe Students!

To have met the Application Deadline, you must have submitted the online application, turned in a letter of recommendation, and completed an interview. ALL these steps must be completed before the application deadline to be considered.

-low-cost housing that has an all-inclusive deal

-student-run cooperative near UF & Santa Fe

-dorm-style room and board

-$400 a month for: …

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12th graders....Iris and Hubert Allen Scholarship....DUE: 3/26/20!!!

Prize: $4,000 or $1,000 

-must be accepted for admission in degree seeking status at a four-year accredited university (if not accepted then award contingent upon receipt of acceptance for Fall, 2020)

-must have a 2.5 GPA or greater

-must be a US citizen

-must believe in the existence of god

-must have high standards of duty in civil, moral, and religious areas of life

-must not advocate the overthrow of federal, state or local government by force or violence

-must never h…

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12th graders.......Mattress Advisor's Sleep Science Scholarship....DUE: 3/20/20!!!

Prize: $1,000

-must be enrolling as a full time student at an accredited US college or University

-domestic, international, online and undocumented students are welcome to apply

-applicants must submit an 800-1000 wd essay about their sleep health and the impact it’s had on their education (quote research from recent studies in this field & explain what resources are available to help reduce poor sleep health)

Apply here:

https://www.mattressadvisor.com/sleep-scholarships/

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12th graders....SISTUHS Scholarship...DUE: 3/6/20!!!

Prize: $1,000

-be a an African-American female living in Hillsborough, Pasco, Pinellas, or Polk counties

-be a graduating senior w/ plans to attend an accredited institution of higher education

-have an unweighted GPA of a 3.o or higher

-completed a minimum of 40 community service hours

-write an essay (250-500 wds)…see scholarship app for topic 

 

Click here to view scholarship application.

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9th-12th graders....The Violet Richardson Award...DUE: 1/17/20!!!

Prize: Award

-must be a female who volunteers in your school or community

-must have demonstrated initiative in both identifying a problem and trying to solve it

-must have had significant and noteworthy accomplishments as a volunteer

-must be between the ages of 14 and 17

 

Click here to view scholarship application.

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12th graders.....The Community Round Table Scholarship....DUE: 1/17/20!!!

Prize: $1,000

-parent or guardian must be a resident of the greater Brandon area (Fishhawk subdivision to the south, Interstate 4 to the north, Turkey Creek Road to the east, and US HWY 301 to the west)

-must have at least a 3.0 weighted GPA

-must be accepted to a 2 or 4 year accredited college or University

-award will be made without regard to financial need

Click here to view scholarship.

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11th graders....Coolidge Scholarship....DUE: 1/16/20!!!

Prize:

Full ride (tuition room, board, & expenses for 4 years of undergraduate study)

 

-must intend to enroll in full-time at an accredited US college or University as an undergraduate in fall 2021

-must be a US citizen or legal permanent resident

-cannot be the immediate family member of any current employee or trustee of the Coolidge Scholars Program of the Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation

-winners are chosen based on academic excellence (primary), interest in public…

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9th-12th graders...Lightning Community Heroes of Tomorrow Award scholarship....DUE: 1/10/20!!!

Prize:

Up to $25,000 for self & $25,000 for a nonprofit that the student will work with to make their community service initiative a reality

 

-must have a passion for volunteerism w/ an idea for a community service initiative that would improve our community

-must live in Hernando, Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, or Sarasota

-must complete a publicity release as a condition to selection

-must submit the required information regarding the organization to which he…

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9th-12th graders....Florida's Agriculture History Award Scholarship...DUE: 1/10/20!!!

Prize: $1,000

-must be Florida residents and attend school in Florida

-must submit a 500 word essay (essay must address one of the three topics outlined in the official context rules (you can view them from the website)

-must submit a letter of recommendation attesting to the contestant’s good moral character

Apply here:

https://www.fdacs.gov/Education/Agricultural-History-Award-Competition

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Seniors! Collegeboard Opportunity Scholarships Info Session!

10/22/19 (Tuesday)
7:00pm
Bloomingdale Media Center

Thousands of dollars being given out throughout the year!  It's easy to enter....come find out how.  You can enter and win multiple times.

Heisman High School Scholarship

The Heisman High School Scholarship awards scholarships ranging from $500 to $5000 to high school seniors who have a minimum weighted GPA of at least 3.0, who participate in at least one high school sport, and who are leaders in school and in the community.    Applications must be submitted no later than 6 pm on October 29th, 2019.  Click here for more information and to apply.

Lombardi and Stamps Scholarship

 

The University of Florida is accepting applications for their Lombardi and Stamps Scholarship program.  Scholarship recipients are awarded a stipend of $2700 each semester for up to 8 semesters.  The scholarship application and nomination material must be received by November 12th.  Applicants must be accepted to the University of Florida and to the UF Honors Program.  For more information and to apply, click here.

 

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9th-12th graders!!! Visionary Scholarship Essay Contest DUE: 5/1/20

American College Foundation presents the:

Visionary Scholarship

Top Award: $5,000 (5 additional winner at $1,000 a piece)



Apply here:

americancollegefoundation.org

2020 John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest

Essay contest open to high school students in grades 9-12.  Applicants should submit an essay of between 700 and 1000 words where they describe and analyze an act of political courage by a US elected official who served during or after 1917.  Awards range from $100 - $10,000.  Essays must be submitted no later than January 17th, 2020.  Click here for more information, to register, and to submit your essay.

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Seniors!!! The Caring.com Scholarship DUE: 6/30/20!

$1,500 (2 winners)

Qualifications:

-must be a senior

-must be a student-caregiver (a student who is caring for an adult relative)

-must be planning to attend a four-year university, state college, or community college

 

What do you need to do?

Submit either a 1,500-word essay or a two-minute video addressing the following questions:

1. Who are you caring for and how are you involved as their caregiver?

2. How has your role as a caregiver influenced the decision for your major/career p…

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Seniors!!! Florida Tour Guide Scholarship DUE: 12/31/19!

$1,000 (multiple winners)

Qualifications:

-must be a senior

-must be planning to attend a four-year university, state college, community college, or tech school next school year

 

What do you need to do?

The Zebra wants to see your favorite road trip destination(s) in your state - from your perspective (it can be a virtual tour, a narrated animation, a slideshow of memorabilia, or an illustrated map of the best roadside attractions along the way).

1. Create a video

2. Po…

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Seniors!!! Riverview Garden Club Scholarship...DUE 4/15/19!

-$2,500 (2 of them)

-must be seeking a degree in environmentally related fields of study

-must have 3.0 GPA or higher

-financial need

-2 letters of reference

 

View scholarship here.

Seniors! Festa Italiana Tampa Scholarship DUE: 3/15/19!

-be a high school senior graduating in Spring (May/June) of 2019, from a Hillsborough County public or private school

-be admitted to a four-year college or University for the fall of 2019

-be of Italian descent – this is interpreted as having a parent, grandparent or great-grandparent who was born in Italy

-3.5 unweighted GPA

-Be a United States citizen  or a permanent resident alien

-Winner will be asked to submit a written acceptance letter of the scholarship award and submi…

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