Sponsored by BigSun Organization to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. An annual scholarship, open to all student athletes, regardless of their sport. High school senior
June 21, 2013
Provides scholarship opportunities for students attending or planning to attend: Florida State University, Florida A & M University, University of Florida, Florida Gulf Coast University, Tallahassee Community College, and Santa Fe College. Qualified students demonstrating academic achievement (with a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA), financial need (as identified on the FAFSA), and good character should apply.
$10,000 - $12,000 per year
March 1, 2013
Sponsoring an essay contest that is open to any high school senior who intends to enroll at an institution of higher learning by fall of 2013. The contest has no special requirements; it only asks each entrant to write a thoughtful essay about his or her life's purpose. Contestants will be judged solely on the quality of their ideas and their ability to express themselves.
1,000 up to $5,000
Dec. 31, 2012
AVID only. Since 2004, more than 1,300 AVID students have been selected as Dell Scholars including 165 out of the 300 selected in 2012.
January 15, 2013