Scholarships in Hendry

HSF/Citi Fellow Scholarship Program

Award: $5,000, Deadline: July 31

Applicant must be a United States citizen or legal permanent resident with a permanent resident card or passport stamped I-551 who is of Hispanic. Applicant must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale and be a current sophomore enrolled as a full-time student pursuing a degree in Business Administration, Economics, or Finance at a four-year accredited college or university in the United States; selected recipient must be enrolled as a junior during the following academic year. Program will be open as of fall 2009.

Lewis B. Barber Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from a high school in Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry or Lee County, FL who will pursue certification to teach deaf/blind or attend seminary/pre-seminary school.

Carl E. Brooks Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from a Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry or Lee County, FL high school who is the dependent of one or more immigrant parents. Financial need must be demonstrated.

Doctors Ira & Udaya Dash Nursing Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a resident of Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry or Lee County, FL who will pursue education in a nursing program at Edison State College or Florida Gulf Coast University. Financial need must be demonstrated.

Anne M. Fassett Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from a Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry or Lee County, FL high school who has a physical disability, uses a wheelchair, and will attend an accredited post-secondary institution in Florida. Financial need must be demonstrated.

Paul B. & Aline Flynn Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from a Charlotte, Collier, Lee, Hendry or Glades County, FL high school who will pursue a degree in communications or journalism at an accredited four-year college or university. Minimum 3.0 GPA required.

Doris W. Frey Memorial Scholarship

Award: $2,500, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from a Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry, or Lee County high school who will pursue a degree in ministry, nursing, or medicine.

Robert A. Kleckner Scholarship

Award: $1,200, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from a Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry or Lee County, FL high school who will pursue a degree in accounting or finance. Financial need must be demonstrated.

Carol Patti Mclaughlin Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from a Charlotte, Glades, Hendry or Lee County, FL high school. Community service and minimum 3.3 GPA required.

Ruth Messmer Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a female graduating senior from a Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry or Lee County, FL high school who will pursue a degree in business.

Judge William J. Nelson Scholarship

Award: $1,200, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from a Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry or Lee County, FL high school who have overcome adversity and will attend the University of Florida.

Chet and Jannett Perry Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from a Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry or Lee County, FL high school who will pursue a degree in accounting.

John M. and Mary A. Shanley Memorial Scholarship

Award: $20,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from a Charlotte, Hendry or Lee County, FL high school who will pursue a degree in accounting, agriculture, architecture, computer science, dentistry, education, engineering, law, medicine, or ministry. Minimum 3.0 GPA required.

John and Ellen Sheppard Humane Student Scholarship Fund

Award: $5,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from a Charlotte, Glades, Hendry or Lee County, FL high school. Minimum 3.2 GPA required.

SWFL Deputy Sheriffs Association Scholarship Fund

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from a Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry or Lee County, FL high school who is the dependent of a law enforcement officer.

John I. and Madeleine R. Taeni Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a resident of Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry or Lee County, FL who graduated high school at least two years ago and will pursue emergency medical technician training, nursing or paramedic training.

Chip Johnson Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a resident of Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry or Lee County, FL who has completed at least 60 semester hours towards a four-year degree at Barry University, FGCU, Nova, Edison State College or Hodges University, or a regionally accredited college in the 5-county area. Minimum 3.5 GPA required.

William L. Graddy Law School Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must have been a resident of Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry or Lee County, FL for at least three years and has completed their first year of law school. Financial need and minimum 2.8 GPA required.