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FFAA

Any senior planning to attend college (2 or 4 year) or a career technical school in Florida needs to file a FLorida Financial Aid Application (FFAA) in order to be considered for financial aid and/or scholarships (including Bright Futeres Scholarship).  

GO TO www.floridastudentfinancialaid.org

CLICK on grants, schcolarships, and applications

Go to the Student applicaiton (lefthand side)

then CLICK on Proceed to Application

When you are finished you will need to submit the form (this is a slow site - be patient) and you will get a confirmation that the form has been submitted.  It will give you your username and password in red so please make sure you write this information down.

John F. Bludworth Sr. Scholarship

JOHN F. BLUDWORTH SR. SCHOLARSHIP - This is an athletic scholarship which requires the recipient to have participated in at least 1 organized sport at Walton High School.  You must have a 3.0 or higher.  Please see Mrs. Zodrow for applications.  The deadline is May 4th.

Give Kids A Chance

GIVE KIDS A CHANCE SCHOLARSHIP -  DEADLINE IS APRIL 30TH.  You can download the application at www.gkac.org 

In order to apply for the Give Kids A Chance scholarship, the applicant must demonstrate the following criteria:

- Florida resident.
- Have a 2.5 average GPA or above.
- Documented financial need:  eligible students must have a family income of less than 60% of the median family income in the area in which they reside.
- Demonstrate an interest in school and community activitites.
- Two (2) letters of recommendation.
Scholarship applications are available on our website all year.  They must be completed and submitted to GKAC by April 30th of each year.  Decisions will then be made concerning award recipients by May 30th of each year.

B. Davis Scholarship

 2017 B.Davis Scholarship.

 Please visit our website at http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm  to apply for the scholarship.

 

Applications must be received by May 22, 2017

 

Amount of Scholarship:  $1,000

EMERALD COAST GATOR CLUB

Emeral Coast Gator Club Scholarship - http://www.emeraldcoastgatorclub.org or see Mrs. Zodrow for application.  You must be accepted to the University of Florida and the chosen recipients will receive a $2,000 scholarship. This a a financial needs based scholarship and you will need a copy of your transcript and SAT/ACT scores and 2 letters of recommendation.   APPLICATION DEADLINE IS APRIL 15TH, 2017 (Postmarked)

TRUSTMARK Scholarship

Trustmark Scholarships are for Walton County School seniors only.  DEADLINE IS APRIL 21ST. SEE MRS. ZODROW FOR APPLICATIONS

 Highly motivated students with good academic achievement, school and community involvement and 3.25 GPA or higher.  Applicant must be planning to attend college the following fall and have a family income below $50,400.00.  You must attach a resume and previous year's tax retrun for parent or guardian. 

COLLEGE RAPTOR

College Raptor is the best way for high school families to find college matches, discover colleges that may offer them the best financial aid and simplify the college search process—all for FREE!  College Raptor is the only site that offers side-by-side comparisons of estimated financial aid packages, matching students to the right college for the best price.  To create an free account go to  College Raptor 

2017 Michele W. Hill Foundation Academic Achievement Community Service Scholarship

Michele W. Hill Foundation Scholarship 2017.  DEADLINE IS MARCH 17TH.  Download application at 2017 NWF AL Scholarship Application2017 NWF AL Scholarship Application or see Mrs. Zodrow for a copy.

Scholarship value $1,000

To be eligible for a Michele W. Hill Foundation Scholarship, an applicant must: • Be a graduating, High School Senior residing in Escambia, Okaloosa, Santa Rosa, Walton, or Bay County, Florida; or Baldwin or Escambia County, Alabama. Home School Students meet this requirement. • Plan to attend an accredited and approved four–year institution within the United States; • Show leadership potential; • Demonstrate a dedication to community service; • Be a United States citizen; • A 3.0 GPA Weighted. However both weighted and unweighted GPA’s must be certified on the application.

Pre-Register and attend the Michele Hill Raider Run April 01, 2017. Race Preregistration Information can be obtained at http://www.active.com/navarre-fl/running/distance-runningraces/michele-hill-raider-run-2017

ALEX BRACK FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

Alex Brack Foundation Scholarship.

 Genral qualifications:

Must have a 3.0 weighted GPA

Play at least one sport as a Senior

Two letters of recommendation (one of which must be written from an academic classroom teacher)

Please see Mrs. Zodrow for applications.  DEADLINE IS APRIL 7TH.

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc Scholarship

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc Scholarship.  Please see Mrs. Zodrow for the full application.  The DEADLINE IS APRIL 6TH.

ESSAY SUBMISSION

Directions: Please submit a 750 word, double-spaced, typed essay on one of the following topics.

Topic I. Describe a mentor in your life who has made a difference in shaping your personal values. Explain why you hold him/her as a role model.

Topic II. Discuss some issue of personal, local, national, or international concern and its importance to you.

SCW DREAMers Scholarship

SCW DREAMers Scholarship. This scholarship is now available to any high school senior in the United States that desires to apply. More information on DREAMers can be found on our scholarship application below:

Deadline: May 31, 2017

Award Amount: $2,500

Application: http://workinjuryaz.com/phoenix-workers-compensation-lawyers/

Sea World Scholarship

$5,000 scholarships available to any High School Senior in the state of Florida with a minimum GPA of 3.0 who demonstrates a commitment to conservation or environmental issues.  This scholarship can be applied to the college or university of his or her choice.


More details may be found at www.seaworldorlando.com/scholarship.

Society of American Military Engineers

The Society of Military Engineers (SAME), Emerald Coast Post, is pleased to offer two (2) $1,500 individual scholarships to outstanding high school seniors qualifying in engineering or architecture related degree programs.  SEE MRS. ZODROW FOR APPLICATIONS.

DEADLINE:  MUST BE POSTMARKED BY MARCH 15

REQUIREMENTS
1. High school senior enrolling in the fall of 2017 at an accredited undergraduate school of engineering or architecture as a full-time student

2. You or your parents must be Florida residents of one of the following counties: Okaloosa, Santa Rosa, or Walton

3. Demonstrate academic excellence with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater

4. Submit completed application package to include: 
SAME-ECP scholarship application
Essay on your career goals and why you are the best applicant: 500 words or less, typed, double-spaced
Letter of recommendation from math or science faculty member
Letter of recommendation from employer, other faculty member, or advisor
Copy of most current transcript showing GPA