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Seniors...Bloomingdale High School Athletic Booster Club Scholarship...DUE 4/14!

The Bloomingdale High School Athletic Booster Club is offering two $500 scholarships, one to a graduating senior female and one to a graduating senior male, who has participated in a varsity sport at Bloomingdale High School.  Applicants must be planning to continue their education at a college or university in the fall.  Applicants or their parent(s) or legal guardian must have been a member of the BSHS Athletic Booster Club for the 2021-2022 school year. 

The application should be comple…

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Seniors...Hernandez Family Scholarship...DUE 4/15!


-must be attending college (2yr, 4yr, or tech college)

-community involvement

-only open to Bloomingdale high school seniors

Click HERE to view scholarship application!

Seniors...Community Roundtable scholarship...EXTENDED...NOW DUE 3/31!


-must be a resident of the greater Brandon area

-must have at least a 3.o weighted GPA

-must be accepted to college (2 yr, 4yr, or tech college)

Click HERE to view scholarship application!

Seniors...St. Girard's Circle Scholarship Fund.....DUE April 8, 2022!!!

Amount: $1,000 (2 scholarships awarded)


-member of the church (or family member)

-must have a 3.0 unweighted GPA

-must be going to an accredited higher ed institution next year


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Pi Iota Education Foundation, Inc Scholarship

The Pi Iota Chapter of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. will award scholarships to selected
applicants who satisfy the eligibility requirements established by the chapter. The scholarships will be
funded by the Pi Iota Education Foundation, Inc. a 501C3 Corporation. Three $2,000.00 scholarships
will be awarded to Hillsborough County male students.

A. Eligibility Requirements
1. Eligibility is restricted to male graduates of a public or private Hillsborough County
2. The appl…

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Hillsborough County Department of Social Service Scholarship

Achieving a higher education is an important life choice for young people and their families. The Hillsborough County Department of Social Services, the Community Action Board and the Community Advisory Committees are offering $5,000 scholarships to students who meet the eligibility requirements.

Applications for the 2014-2015 school year will be accepted beginning Monday, February 16, 2015 through Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 5:00 PM EST.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Individuals betwe…

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Dale Mabry PTA Scholarship

Dr. Enrique E. Ballestas Scholarship

Dr. Enrique E. Ballestas Scholarship
Value: one time amount anywhere from $4,000 to $5,000 
Deadline: Must be received prior to July 31, 2015
Criteria: Must be of Colombian descent and living in the Tampa Bay area.

Students must complete the application and an essay in which the applicant states his/her goal in life as well as to explain his/her financial needs.

Applications are available in Guidance.

Riverview Garden Club Scholarship

Riverview Garden Club

Founded in May of 1954

Scholarship Guidelines


PURPOSE:   Our scholarships are meant to help students who are seeking degrees in 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,  Agr…

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Dr. Pierre Fr. Conze Educational Scholarship

Dr. Pierre Fr. Conze Educational Scholarship

The Conze Scholarship, was established in 1999 as a motivator and reward for students of Haitian descent to successfully complete their high school education and continue to post-secondary education. As HAFTB foundation is in community service and education, the Scholarship requires its applicant to perform community service, be stewards of their community and be positive, productive students at school.

This year, the foundation is offering 3 sc…

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Bloomingdale High School Athletic Booster Club Scholarship

The Athletic Booster Club offers two $500 scholarships, one to a graduating senior female and one to a graduating senior male who has participated in a varsity sport at Bloomingdale High School.  Applicants must be continuing their education in a college or university and will be selected using a "whole person " concept, not athletic or academic ability alone.  Applicant or their parent(s) or a legal guardian must be a current 2014-2015 member of the BSHS Athletic Booster Club in order to qualif…

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REMINDER-ExxonMobile Bernard Harris Scholarship Due April 8th!



  ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Math and Science Scholarships


Named for the first African American to walk in space, ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Math and Science Scholarships are available to 2015 graduating high school seniors in school districts represented by the Council of the Great City Schools.


Four scholarships for two males and two females --- $5,000 each --- will be awarded to two African American and two Hispanic students on behalf of the former NASA astronaut,…

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REMINDER!-DeBartolo Scholarship Due April 3rd

Application packets available in guidance lobby.

In order to qualify for the 2014-2015 DeBartolo Family Foundation Scholarship, all applicants MUST:

 Be a current high school senior, Class of 2015, in Florida’s Hillsborough, Pasco, Pinellas or Polk


 Have plans to continue his or her education at a University, Community College or Technical

School starting in summer or fall of 2015.

Checklist for Submission

 Completed and signed DeBartolo Family Foundation …

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Epsilon Mu Mu Scholarships

Scholarship Eligibility Requirements


·         Graduating High School Senior Residing in Metropolitan Tampa area

·         Will be attending a 4 year accredited college or university

·         Overall GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 Scale

·         Shows potential to successfully handle college/university responsibilities



Completed application package must be sent to or post dated no later than April 24, 2015.  Please answer NA for any qu…

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Tampa Gator Club Scholarship



Only Hillsborough County high school seniors who will attend the University of Florida as freshmen in 2015 are eligible for this scholarship.


The application deadline is May 15, 2015, and the applicant's University of Florida student number must be included on the application. Applications received after this date will not be considered. Selected students will be notified by phone and/or email in late May. A banquet honoring scholarship recipients will be held in mi…

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National Coalition of 100 Black Women Scholarship


Must be female senior (especially women of color), must be citizens of Hillsborough County and permanent residents of United States, minimum 2.5 GPA, & provide proof of enrollment or acceptance in an accredited post secondary college/university or other professional training institution. An 800 word essay is also required.  Please come to guidance for an application. The deadline is April 30, 2015.


FSCA Student Scholarship

FSCA Student Scholarshipgraduation

(Essay Competition)


  • Participants should be high school seniors.
  • Essays should not exceed one page providing detailed information on the impact your school counselor has had on you.
  • ALL essays must be submitted with a FSCA Essay Competition Entry Form

Two Scholarships Awarded - $500 each



February 2, 2015 - Launch of the essay competition

April 3, 2015 - Deadline for submissions (postmark date)

May 8, 2015-…

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GTE Financial Scholarship

Applicants must meet all of the following criteria to be eligible for this scholarship:

  • The applicant must be a member of GTE Financial and be the primary account holder at the time of application.

(Not a member yet? Join GTE Financial for free before June 3rd to become eligible for the 2015 scholarship.)

  • The applicant must be an incoming freshman or a continuing full-time student pursuing an undergraduate degree. Graduating high school senior, undergraduate freshman, so…

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Dorothy I. Height Scholarship

USF Section of the National Council of Negro Women, Inc. Dorothy I. Height Scholarship

The National Council of Negro Women, Inc. is a community service based organization that strives to lead, develop, and advocate for women of African descent. Dorothy I. Height was a previous national president of the National Council of Negro Women who dedicated her life to improving conditions for African American women. This scholarship serves to uphold her legacy and financially assist a young African Am…

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Vivian Scott Scholarship

This scholarship is for seniors who attend a Title 1 school or are eligible for free/reduced price meals and plan on pursuing a degree in the field of Education.  It is for $1,000.00.


Please note that on the application there is a portion that the principal must fill out.  All completed scholarship applications need to be turned into Mrs. Usher by March 20th.  Applications can be obtained in Guidance.

Tampa Jazz Club Vic Hall Scholarship

APPLICANTS:   Graduating seniors of Hillsborough County Schools

(2014-2015) interested in studying jazz music



AMOUNT:         $1000 award




   Minimum GPA of 2.0

   Applicants must have demonstrated musical proficiency with a strong interest in furthering 

their studies in jazz at an accredited community college or university in the fall of 2015

   Financial need considered



Students applying shoul…

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The Dr. Martin Luther King Memorial Scholarship


           1. Verification of GPA - Official Academic Transcript from current High School 


           2. Two (2) Letters of Recommendation from non-relatives (Required)

           3. An 800 word minimum; 1000 word maximum Essay describing how this scholarship will  enable you to share in                            keeping Dr. King’s ideas and dream alive (Required)

           4. Proof o…

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The American Association for Blacks in Energy Scholarship


Candidates for an AABE scholarship must meet the following eligibility criteria:

 Have, minimally, an overall “B” unweighted academic average (3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale).

 Be a graduating high school senior who has applied to one or more accredited colleges/universities. (For Florida Chapter scholarships only, preference will be given to students who plan to attend an accredited college or university in Florida.)

 Plan to major in business, one of the physic…

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Grand Lodge of Florida Order Sons of Italy in America Florida Foundation Scholarship


  • Association with the Order Sons of Italy is America is not a prerequisite; however the applicant must be of Italian descent and a resident of the state of Florida or Georgia.
  • Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 unweighted.
  • Applicants must have a minimum SAT total score of 1100 or must have an ACT composite score of 23.
  • Reciepients must be accepted as a full-time student at an accredited junior college, college, or university and must enroll immediately following gr…

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The Jackson in Action 83 Foundation Scholarship

You must be a 2015 graduating senior from a Hillsborough or Pinellas County high school.

2. You must carry a minimum 2.5 grade point average.

3. You must have a parent/guardian who is either active duty, retired, or deceased military.

4. You must plan to attend an institution of higher education, including a four-ˇyear university, vocational college, or community


5. Students planning to attend any of the service aca…

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