Organization Scholarship Deadline Apply Now Award Type Minimum GPA Description
Organization Scholarship Deadline Apply Now Award Type Minimum GPA Description
UNCF: United Negro College Fund UNCF Scholarships various Apply Online

UNCF manages various scholarship programs. Check the website for eligibility criteria, open/close dates and required documentation.

Take Stock in Children Take Stock in Children Scholarship Apply Online Need-based 2.5

Scholarship is open to all middle school students (enroll in 6th-8th grade) in a Sarasota County Public School, who exhibit positive behavior in and out of school, maintain a minimum 2.5 GPA, have a financial need, and are determined to succeed.

Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation Marine Corps Scholarship 03/01/19 Apply Online 2

Open to graduating high school seniors with a minimum GPA of 2.0. Applicants must be the son or daughter of a U.S. Marine as per the guidelines stated on the application and must meet income guidelines.

Application window 0pens January 1st of each year and closes on March 1st.

Mensa Education and Research Foundation Mensa Education & Research Foundation College Scholarship 01/15/19 Apply Online

Open to graduating high school seniors planning to enroll in a degree program in an accredited U.S. institution of higher learning in the 2016-2017 school year. Applicant must submit an application and essay explaining career, academic and/or vocation goals.

Military Officers Association of Florida Military Officers Association of Sarasota Scholarship 03/31/19 Apply Online

The Military Officers Scholarship Program (MOAS) provides deserving high school seniors a financial jumpstart on their college educations.

Each year, MOAS awards three JROTC scholarships One per participating high school. Eligible high schools include Booker, Riverview, and Sarasota Military Academy.

Additionally, six merit-based scholarships are open to any graduating senior in the greater Sarasota area.

The MOAS scholarship deadline is March 31st of every year. 

P.E.O. International P.E.O. STAR Scholarship Apply Online Gender

Scholarship is open to graduating female seniors who are a citizen or legal permanent resident of the U.S. or Canada. Student must have a cumulative unweighted 3.0 GPA and plan to attend an accredited U.S. or Canadian post-secondary school. Applicant must exhibit excellence in leadership, academics, extracurricular activities, community service and potential for future success.

Horatio Alger Association Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Scholarship 06/15/18 Apply Online 2500 Need-based

Open to high school graduates who plan to enroll at a community college for the first time to pursue and complete a career or technical program. Must demonstrate financial need. Check website for additional eligibility requirements.

Humanists of Sarasota Bay, Inc. Humanists of Sarasota Bay Essay Contest 06/15/18 Apply Online 1000

Open to public high school students in Sarasota and Manatee Counties who are college-bound and subscribe to the tenets of Humanism as described on the application form.





Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholarship 11/01/19 Apply Online Need-based 3.5

Open to high school graduates with a cumulative 3.5 or above GPA and a SAT combined score of 1200 or above and/or ACT composite score of 26 or above who plan to enroll in an accredited four-year college and demonstrate significant financial need.

Access to online application opens in mid-September and closes in mid-November of every year.

Jazz Club of Sarasota Jazz Club of Sarasota Scholarship 04/01/19 Apply Online Major

Open to all high school and current college students in Sarasota and Manatee Counties who plan to pursue jazz studies in college. Applications accepted every year from January 1 through April 1.

Florida Department of Education Florida Bright Futures Scholarship 08/31/18 Apply Online

Please check website for eligibility requirements.