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
OR
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: http://www.flrea.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=37
  • 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)

http://www.fau.edu/finaid/typesofaid/scholarships.php

Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU)
Florida Polytechnic University
University of North Florida (UNF)
http://www.unf.edu/onestop/finaid/Scholarships.aspx
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU)
http://www.famu.edu/index.cfm?FinancialAid
New College of Florida
University of West Florida (UWF)
http://www.uwf.edu/finaid/scholarships.cfm#1
University of Central Florida
http://finaid.ucf.edu/scholarships/index.html
University of South Florida (USF)