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Elks National Foundation Legacy Awards Scholarship

The Elks National Foundation Legacy Awards Scholarship provides $4000 scholarships to high school seniors who are the children or grandchildren of dues-paying Elk members.  Applicants should submit the completed application no later than February 7th, 2022.  Visit to apply.

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Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Scholarship

The 2022 Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Scholarship will award 500 4-year scholarships based on academics, leadership, and financial need to students who will be pursing a four-year degree on a full time basis at a U.S. college or university next school year.  Awards range from $1,00…

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Senior GIRLS...Florida PEO Scholarship! Contact Eileen by 12/1/21!

*Up to $2500 for tuition, books, & course-related fees (might be renewed for a 2nd year)

-Florida resident who is a citizen or permanent legal resident of the US

-accepted at an accredited Florida college or University (public or private)

-character, leadership, financial need

-3.0GPA or…

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Brooks Law Group Scholarship

The Brooks Law Group will award one $1000 scholarship and one $250 scholarship to current Hillsborough or Polk county high school seniors and undergraduate college students who will be attending a US college or university in the fall of 2022.  To apply, applicants should submit an original essay of …

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Bay News 9 Project Weather Scholarship

The Spectrum Bay News 9 Project Weather Scholarship is a $1000 scholarship for one high school senior from each county in the Bay News 9 viewing area.  The scholarship is granted to promote education in science and weather.  Applicants should submit the completed application, written essay, letter o…

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Win a 4-yr Florida Prepaid College Plan

The Governor's Hispanic Heritage Month Essay Contest is open to all students attending any Florida school in grades 4 - 12. Three winners will be selected from each grade category (grades 4 - 5, middle school, and high school). Visit f…

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12th graders...Community Roundtable Scholarship...EXTENSION: DUE 4/23/21

-candidate's parent or guardian must be a resident of the Greater Brandon area

-3.0 weighted GPA

-accepted to an accredited University, State College, or Community College

***You NO LONGER have to provide an official high school transcript!  All you need to provide is a student summary shee…

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ATTN Seniors...BHS Booster Club Scholarship...DUE 4/23!!!

-seniors (attending college next school year)
-2 awards: 1 female & 1 male (based on athletics, academics, clubs, honors, community service, etc...)
-MUST have participated in a varsity sport at BHS
-parent or guardian MUST be a member of BHS athletic booster (19/20 or 20/21 school year)

DUE: …

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Attn Seniors...BSHS Academic Foundation Hernandez Family Scholarship...DUE 4/15!

The Hernandez Family Scholarship

This scholarship is available through the Bloomingdale High School Academic Foundation and the annual generous gift of the Hernandez Family.  The scholarship is open to all graduating seniors at Bloomingdale Senior High school. To be eligible, a graduate must be a…

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12th graders...GFWC Brandon Jr. Woman's Club Scholarship...DUE: 3/3!

Award: $500


-exemplary community service

Must include:


-community service

-500 word essay on your most rewarding volunteer experience (CANNOT write about Relay for Life)

-college goals

-2 signed original letters of rec (NO copies)


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12th graders...Buckhorn Homeowners Association Scholarship...DUE: 3/3!

Award: $500

  • Be a graduating Senior enrolled in any accredited high school during the 2020-2021 school year
  • Have successfully completed 75 hours of Community Service
  • Have a 3.0 unweighted GPA
  • Be a current resident in the ‘Buckhorn’ subdivision
  • Have one letter of recommendation (non-…

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11th graders...PCA TIC Scholarship for student athletes...DUE: 5/31!

Award: $1,000 minimum (over 100)


  • Any high school Junior (class of 2022)
  • Residing in the United States
  • Plays a high school or club sport
  • Maintains a GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • In the event an award winner acts in a manner inconsistent with the principles of PCA or in a manner that would reflect …

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12th graders...Brooks Law Group Scholarship...DUE: 5/7!

Award:  $1,000 (1st place) & $250 (2nd place)

-must submit a photo

-must write a 700 word essay: Why do you think the student debt crisis has gotten so extreme? How has the debt problem affected your education plans? If you were in charge, what would you do to fix the student debt crisis (judged…

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12th graders...Brandon Ladies of Elks scholarship...DUE 3/25!

Award:  $1,000 (2)

-for the "determined average student" who has maintained a B-C GPA

-must have participated in school and in the community

-must have 2 letters of recommendation (1 from a teacher and 1 from a church, community organization, club sponsor, or an adult that has known the ap…

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Seniors...Bloomingdale SHS PTSA Scholarship...DUE 4/1/21!!!

Award: $500-$1,000


-unweighted 3.0 GPA

-no significant discipline on record (like suspension)

-must be attending college (tech, community, or University) next year

-list all extra-curricular activities and community service through out high school

-write a 500 word es…

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Seniors...LEAP Scholarship...DUE 3/31/21!!!

Award: $500, $1000, or $2000 (multiple scholarships awarded to HCPS students)


-must be a senior 

-must have completed the FAFSA

-must have applied AND plan to go to either HCC (Hillsborough Community College), SPC (S. Petersburg College), or UT (University of Tampa)


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Seniors...Babe Ruth League Scholarships Extended to 8/31/20!!!

Award: typically about $1,000


-must have participated in a Cal Ripken Baseball, Babe Ruth Baseball or Babe Ruth

Softball League anytime during the ages of 4-18.

-must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.

-must be a high school senior or an enrolled college student at the time o…

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12th graders....CAB scholarship....DUE: 3/13/20!!!

Award: up to $5,000

-to be used at trade school, community college or Universities

-minimum GPA or 2.5

-income must fall within 125 percent of the Federal Poverty Guidelines of the Community Services Block Grant


-use the new scholarship information packet

Apply here!

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9-12 graders....Cirkled In scholarship....DUE: 3/31!!!

Award: $2500

-create a free student Cirkled In account

-increase your chances of winning by completing your portfolio


-use the cash for any educational need from books to housing


Apply here!

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12th graders....Discover Student Loans Scholarship Sweepstakes...DUE: 1/31/20!!!

Award: $5,000

-12 entry periods…non winners roll over to next period so ENTER ASAP!  Next entry period ends on 3/31!


-enter your name, school, and email to be entered to win

-bonus entry for completing survey


Enter here!

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