Throughout the year, many scholarship opportunities arise.  Click on any link below to get more information.


Time Sensitive Scholarships

Voice of Democracy

  • Ladies Auxiliary “VFW” Post 8058
  • Top Scholarship award $30,000!
  • Voice of Democracy (Click on link for more information)

Deadline:  November 1, 2014

Elks National Foundation: Most Valuable Student Competition

-Scholarship Deadline: December 5, 2014

-Award Amount: 20 finalists will be vying for two first-place awards of $50,000; two second-place awards of $40,000; and two third-place awards of $30,000. The remaining 14 finalists will receive awards of $20,000. The 480 runners-up will receive fifth-place scholarships of $4,000.

West St. Lucie, FL No. 2823
343 NW Prima Vista Blvd
Port St Lucie, FL 34986-1986
Port St. Lucie, FL No. 2658
2290 SE Lennard Rd
Port Saint Lucie, FL 34952-6875

United States Senate Youth Program​/Scholarship

  • Scholarship Deadline: October 17, 2014
  • Award Amount: $5,000.00
  • Where to apply:
  • Other details: Juniors or Seniors. Currently serving in an elected capacity in any of the following: Student Government/Council, Class Officer, Student Council Representative, or student representative to a district, regional or state-level civic educational organization.
FIRST Scholarships (for science and technology)
-Scholarship Deadline: Varies
-Award Amount: Varies
-Other details: This website provides a search engine for a variety of scholarships for those interested in science and technology.  The scholarship opportunities/list is constantly being updated. Look for FTC scholarships.
Horatio Alger Scholarship 
-Scholarship Deadline: October 25, 2014
-Award Amount: $7,000
-Other details: Seniors, demonstrate financial need, 2.0 GPA, be involved in co-curriculars/community service, United States Citizen

Wendy’s High School Heisman Scholarship
-Scholarship Deadline: October  3, 2014
-Award Amount: Varied; National Winner receives $10,000
-Other details: Seniors; 3.0 GPA or better; Participates in one or more school-sponsored extracurricular sports.

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Important College Scholarship Links

Florida Atlantic University (FAU)

Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU)
Florida Polytechnic University
University of North Florida (UNF)
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU)
New College of Florida
University of West Florida (UWF)
University of Central Florida
University of South Florida (USF)