Scholarships 2019-2020




Bright Futures Scholarships - apply NOW!

  • Florida Academic Scholarship, Florida Medallion Scholarship or Gold Seal Scholarship
  • Apply online at
  • Two steps: First, create a student account. Then, complete the FFAA (Florida Financial Aid Application. You should be able to complete both in less than 15 minutes!

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) - apply NOW!

  • Apply online at
  • We recommend that all seniors planning to attend college or vocational school complete the FAFSA as soon as possible
  • This application will determine your eligibility for Federal grants, loans and work study!
  • Ms. Newton is an EXCELLENT resource if you have questions about FAFSA. She can be reached via email at or in the Main Guidance Office

Florida Colonial Dames Anne Massey General Scholarship - deadline 4/1/2020

  • $200-$1000 scholarships
  • For students planning to attend 4-year university or accredited 2-year college
  • Students must have 3.0 GPA and demonstrate financial need
  • Email for application!

Southern Scholarship Foundation - deadline 4/01/2020


Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) Scholarship - deadline 4/1/2020


Gulf Coast Electric Cooperative Scholarship - deadline 4/3/2020

  • For students whose parents or guardians are members of GCEC
  • Email for application!

FL School Counselor Association Scholarship - deadline 4/3/2020


Live Like Drew Leadership Award - deadline extended to 4/5/2020


AKA Sorority Xi Omicron Omega Chapter Hattie Burch Scholarship - deadline 4/6/2020

  • 3.0 or higher GPA
  • Completed at least 200 hours of community service
  • Email for application!

AKA Sorority Xi Omicron Omega Flossie Gautier HBCU STEM scholarship - deadline 4/6/2020

  • For female high school seniors who plan to attend an HBCU and major in the STEM field
  • 3.0 GPA required
  • Email for application!

AKA Sorority Xi Omicron Omega Chapter Lois B. Miller HBCU Scholarship - deadline 4/6/2020

  • 3.0 or better GPA required
  • Verifiable school and community involvement required
  • Email for application!

AKA Sorority Xi Omicron Omega Chapter Thaddea “Wendy” Cruise Scholarship - deadline 4/6/2020

  • For students planning to attend Gulf Coast
  • Must have a GPA of 3.0 or better and verifiable school and community involvement
  • Email for application!

Joan Jorgensen Woolley Scholarship for GCSC - deadline 4/15/2020

  • $500
  • For students planning to attend Gulf Coast. Preference given to students planning to pursue a degree in a STEM related field.
  • Apply online at

Lillie Brewton Memorial Scholarship - deadline 4/15/2020


One Blood Scholarship - deadline 4/15/2020

  • Must have demonstrated outstanding personal leadership among his/her peers
  • Will be graduating from high school during this calendar year
  • An unweighted GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Apply online at

Dr. Sue G. Cochran Scholarship for Former Cedar Grove students - deadline 4/27/2020

  • For students who attended Cedar Grove Elementary school
  • Scholarship is for Gulf Coast State College
  • Email for application!

Rosenwald High School Class of 1960 “Arjean Coleman Keys” Scholarship - deadline 05/01/2020


AES Scholarship - deadline 10/5/2020


Cooperative Living Organization - Affordable Housing at UF and Santa Fe

  • Student-run scholarship program that offers housing for UF and Santa Fe students
  • Students receive dorm-style housing, meals, Wifi and computer access and parking for $400/mo
  • Apply online at

Two examples of Scholarship Database Search Websites

Offers a variety of potential scholarships


For Military Dependent Students

This resource is free for military-connected high school students. Resources available include a scholarship search service, ACT/SAT prep, and other college preparatory services! Students and/or parents must set up a password protected account to utilize this resource.

For more information about financing college and to check your Bright Futures Eligibility status visit: