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


Time Sensitive Scholarships

Knights of Columbus Scholarship: 

-Scholarship Deadline: April 1, 2015

-Award Amount: 4@ $500.00

-Where to apply: Applications are available in the Junior and Senior SLC Offices

-Other details: Senior

AKA Psi Pi Omega Chapter Scholarship: 

-Scholarship Deadline: February 28, 2015

-Award Amount: 2 @$1,500

-Where to apply: Applications are available in the Junior and Senior SLC Offices

-Other details: Senior, female, African American, minimum 2.5 GPA​

Treasure Coast Community Singers Music Scholarship: 

-Scholarship Deadline: March 1, 2015

-Award Amount: $1,000

-Where to apply:

-Other details: Seniors, GPA of 3.2 or higher, preference to those who plan on majoring in music or music education​

Dominica-American Scholarship & Culture: 

-Scholarship Deadline: March 30, 2015

-Award Amount: 4 @ $750

-Where to apply:

-Other details: Seniors, minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, US Citizen or legal resident, see link for minimum SAT/ACT scores and other requirements Scholarship: 

-Scholarship Deadline: August 20, 2015 (for Fall semester)

-Award Amount: $2,000 (2nd place), $3,000 (1st place)

-Where to apply:

-Other details: 18 years old, Senior

EduGuide Challenge “MLK” Scholarship: 

-Scholarship Deadline: February 20, 2015

-Award Amount: $1,000

-Where to apply:

-Other details: Grades 6-12; 1-5 minute video message


Johnson Scholarship Foundation: 

1.Children of UPS employees/retirees

-Scholarship Deadline: April 15, 2015

-Award Amount: $1,000-$10,000

-Students with disabilities who will attend one of 12 state universities

-Scholarship Deadline: May 15, 2015

-Award Amount: Varied

-Where to apply:

Click Apply Section under Our Work

-Other details: Seniors, for more details and requirements view the link above

Fetterman &  Associates Scholarship: 

-Scholarship Deadline: March 23, 2015

-Award Amount: 5 @ $1,000

-Where to apply:

-Other details: Seniors, Application and Essay required

William J. English Memorial Scholarship: 

-Scholarship Deadline: February 15, 2015

-Award Amount: $3,000

-Other details: Seniors, 2.5 GPA or higher, US Citizen, FL Resident, planning to major in computer science and/or information technology related field.


Buick Achievers Scholarship Program

-Scholarship Deadline: February 27, 2015 (5PM)

-Award Amount: Varied; based on specific scholarship

-Where to apply:

-Other details: Seniors, plan to enroll full-time at a 4-year college or university in 2015-2016, plan to major in engineering, technology, design or business, with an interest in the automotive industry.

American Muslim Alliance of Florida Inc. Scholarship

-Scholarship Deadline: April 30, 2015

-Award Amount: 5@ $1,000 & 10@ $500
-Where to apply: You can pick up a packet in the Junior and/or Senior SLC Offices

-Other details: Seniors, 3.0 cumulative GPA–open for students of all faith and race


ARTS FOR LIFE! Scholarship

-Scholarship Deadline: February 2, 2015

-Award Amount: $2,000.00
-Where to apply: You can pick up a packet in the Junior and/or Senior SLC Offices OR one of the art teachers at TCHS (Dance, Drama, Drawing, Photography, Band, Graphic Design)

-Other details: Seniors, application, portfolio of work, essay, resume

Florida Association of the Deaf Scholarship

-Scholarship Deadline: April 1, 2015

-Award Amount: $1,000.00
-Where to apply: (See the College Scholarship Application link)

-Other details: Seniors, significant bilateral hearing loss (30 dB or greater) unaided, 3.0 unweighted GPA


“Aspiring Animation Professional” Scholarship

-Scholarship Deadline: June 1, 2015

-Award Amount: $1,000.00
-Where to apply:

-Other details: Seniors, intends to  pursue an animated related field, academic success


“Aspiring Fashion Professional” Scholarship


-Scholarship Deadline: June 1, 2015

-Award Amount: $1,000.00
-Where to apply:

-Other details: Seniors, intends to  pursue an fashion related field, academic success

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.

The Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. International High School Essay Contest is due on Oct. 10th 2014.
Topic:  Considering the Political Climate in the United States and the World, How much value do you place on your right to vote?
Essays should be 700-750 words in length.
Four College Scholarships are available: 
– 1st – $5,000
– 2nd – $3,000
– 3rd – $2,000
– 4th – 1,000
***Students can pick up the applications in the Career Center on the National Guard stand.

Gates Millenium Scholars

-Scholarship Deadline: January 14, 2015

-Award Amount: Varied; based on need

-Where to apply:

-Other details: Seniors, GPA of 3.3 on an unweighted 4.0 scale, African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian & Pacific Islander American or Hispanic American, citizen, national or legal permanent resident of the United States


Ron Brown Scholar Program 

-Scholarship Deadline: November 1, 2014 or January 9, 2015

-Award Amount: $10,000 for 4 years

-Where to apply:

-Other details: Applicants must be Black/African American, U.S. citizens or permanent residents and current high school seniors at the time of their application

Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship

-Scholarship Deadline: February 15, 2015

-Award Amount:  four–year scholarships of up to $7,500 per year

-Where to apply:

-Other details: graduating, minority high school senior, Plan to attend an accredited and approved four–year institution within the United States, Be a United States citizen, A minimum SAT score of 1,000 combined on the math and critical reading sections or a composite ACT score of 21​ and not possess a degree from a 2 or 4–year College when applying for the scholarship.​

Ayn Rand Essay Contests: Atlas Shrugged & The Fountainhead

-Scholarship Deadline: October 24, 2014 and April 26, 2015 (respectively)

-Award Amount:  Varied; $50-$10,000

-Where to apply:

-Other details: Atlas Shrugged contest is for Seniors and The Fountainhead contest if for Juniors and Seniors; essay format details are on the contest website.

BigSun Scholarship 

-Scholarship Deadline: June 19, 2015

-Award Amount:  $500

-Where to apply:

-Other details: Senior, Student Athlete

AFSA (American Fire Sprinkler Association) Scholarship 

-Scholarship Deadline: April 1, 2015

-Award Amount:  $2,000

-Where to apply:

-Other details: Senior who are citizens and aliens legally residing in the USA; must be enrolling in college no later than fall 2015.

AFA Teens for Alzheimer’s Awareness Scholarship 

-Scholarship Deadline: February 15, 2015

-Award Amount:  Varied; $500-$5,000

-Where to apply:

-Other details: Senior, US citizenship or permanent residency


IRSC STARS Scholarships

Scholarship Deadline: January 15, 2015

  • Award Amount: Varied
  • Where to apply:; click on STARS button
  • Other details: Seniors, must have a valid IRSC student ID number

For more information: 772-4622-4788 or email

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.

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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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