The Polk Education Foundation Scholarship site is open for eligible seniors! Check with your guidance counselor to find out if you’re eligible!
Check out the Best Sites to Search for Scholarships!
CollegeCovered–Visit this website for help navigating financial aid and the FAFSA application.
New 2/28!!! Zonta Young Women in Public Affairs Scholarship
Polk Retired Educators Scholarship (Deadline 3/17/17)
Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program (Deadline 6/12/17)
The Hispanic Club of Lakeland Scholarship Application (Deadline 3/1/17)
GE-Ronald Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program (Deadline: January 5, 2017)
Stop by and see your Guidance Counselor for more details on the following scholarships
- Washington University has scholarship opportunities for prospective students.
- The Levine Scholars Program– students interested in attending UNC, University of North Carolina.
- The APIASF (Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund) General Scholarship and the Gates Millennium Scholars (GMS) Program applications are now available! http://www.apiasf.org/scholarships.html
- Stetson University Scholarship– Seniors who plan to attend Stetson University in the Fall need to see their guidance counselor for details.
- “Do the Right Thing” Lakeland Police Dept. Scholarship– Based on academic performance, school and community involvement, personal statement, and citizenship. Get application from your guidance counselor.
- Florida Association of School Resource Officers Scholarship– Based on academic performance, school and community involvement, personal statement, and citizenship. Get application for your guidance counselor.
- Quest Whole Person Scholarship for students interested in attending Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Oklahoma. See Mrs. Moyer for details.
- The Zenith American Dream Scholarship for students planning to attend Everest.
- Mercer University Engineering Scholarship Challenge- https://forms.mercer.edu/engineering/forms/scholarship-challenge/
- Young Entrepreneur Foundation– 100 scholarships for young entrepreneurs, ranging from $2,000 to $25,000. www.NFIB.com/YEA
- Army ROTC Scholarship-
- BigSun Scholarship- The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. We are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in. Amount of Award is $500.00. The successful applicant will be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute and currently involved in some sport at that institution or in the community. Please visit our website at http://www.bigsunathletics.com to learn how to apply.
- The Central Florida Marine Corps Foundation (CFMCF), as an active and supportive member of the local
community, provides scholarships to deserving undergraduate students. http://centralfloridamarines.org
- Students entering Florida Polytechnic University, Florida’s newest university wholly dedicated to STEM education, in 2016 – 2017 are guaranteed a $5,000 scholarship! That’s $5,000 towards their advanced degree.
- Arabell Wiggins Scholarship: Awarded to local Polk County senior. Contact Mrs. Moyer
- QuestBridge College Prep Scholarship Program– for high school JUNIORS. Apply now at www.questbridge.org.
- Zonta International Young Women in Public Affairs Award. See your guidance counselor for application.
- Polk State Public Service Scholarship– Get application from your counselor.
- Randy Roberts Foundation Scholarship– www.randyrobertsfoundation.org/students
- BrightHouse Future Leaders Scholarship Program– www.brighthouse.com/futureleaders;
- Polk State College Foundation Scholarships– must have a Polk State Application on file; https://www.polk.edu/admission-aid/financial-aid/
- Project Succeed Scholarship– http://projectsuceed.org/!
- Buick Achievers Scholarship Program– Visit buickachievers.com for program details;
- J. Walter Field’s Scholarships from the Florida Kiwanis Foundation. There are ten of these scholarships available to Key Club members in the state of Florida: http://floridakiwanisfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/JWFScholarshipGuidelines.pdf
- George and Ann Langguth Scholarship available from the Florida Kiwanis Foundation. This is a scholarship available to any relative of a Kiwanian in Florida. It is a four year renewable– $1,000.00/per year. http://floridakiwanisfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/George-Langguth-application-and-guidelines.pdf
- Pajcic & Pajcic–This scholarship helps to recognize distracted driving among FL teens. The contest information can be seen here: www.pajcic.com/pajcic-scholarship-program . There are three winners- with prize amounts totaling $17,000. If 100 applicants apply, another set of prizes will be awarded! With this in mind, could add this scholarship link to the page on your website where you feature outside scholarships and opportunities?