Florida State Elks Association

C. Valentine Bates HOPE Scholarship

Deadline: 1/10/21


Award: $3,000 - $10,000

Number of Awards: Varies

Type: Need-based

Minimum GPA: 2.3

Scholarship Location: State


The HOPE Scholarship is open to students who have maintained a minimum of a 2.3 to 3.3 un-weighted GPA. Students with an un-weighted GPA above 3.3 cannot apply. We are looking for students who have demonstrated leadership through employment, participation in school activities, community service, and citizenship. Special consideration is given to those students who have shouldered extra responsibility such as working throughout their high school career to help provide support for siblings or family.
  1. Be a student in the graduating class of a high school or its related equivalent.
  2. Seniors graduating at semester (December) must apply during the application year before they graduate.
  3. Be a resident of the state of Florida.
  4. Be a United States citizen.

C-Valentine-Bates-Memorial-HOPE-Scholarship-2020 Brochure


Phone: 772-618-3923