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Scholarships – Financial Aid


There are several ways students can apply for money to help pay for college expenses!


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Important Information from the
Florida Department of Education
concerning Scholarships (please read)!


Federal Student Aid

Federal Student aid is money that students can use to help pay for college.  There are three types of federal aid: grants, work-study and loans.  Everyone should apply for federal aid regardless of income.  Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at

The FAFSA becomes available on October 1, 2019 and seniors should apply
as soon as possible during their senior year.


State Scholarship and Grant Programs (Bright Futures)
The Office of Student Financial Assistance provides the FFAA (Florida Financial Aid Application) to students seeking state scholarships and grant awards for their post-secondary academic year.
This single application is used to evaluate the student for the programs listed below.
FFAA is 
available beginning October 1, 2019.
Go to:  FFAA will close August 31, 2020. By this date, all state scholarship and grant deadlines for the 2020-21 academic year will have passed.

Florida Bright Futures Scholarship
First Generation

FL Incentive Scholarship Program and FL Incentive FAQ’s

Minority Teacher Education Scholarship
FL Resident Access Grant (FRAG)

Florida Student Assistance Grant

Florida Work Experience Program

Jose Marti Scholarship Challenge Grant

Mary McLeod Bethune Scholarship

Rosewood Family Scholarship

Children and Spouses of Deceased or Disabled Veterans
J-Tech Scholarship – High School Senior
J-Tech Scholarship – Driving Forward



General Scholarship Websites and Search Engines

It is recommended that students create a separate email account to use when preparing for college for applications, scholarships, etc.  (an example would be [email protected]).

Florida Shines
Scholarship Opportunities through CollegeBoard (Florida Scholarships)



    Scholarships for Military Families



Local, State and National Scholarships by Deadline
September Scholarships
October Scholarships
November Scholarships

December Scholarships
January Scholarships

February Scholarships
March Scholarships
April Scholarships

May Scholarships
June Scholarships