Award: $1,000, Deadline: May 1
Applicant must be a resident of DeSoto, Manatee, or Sarasota County in Florida, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, and be eligible for financial aid.
Award: $3,750, Deadline: March 15
Applicant must be an entering student who is a Sarasota County resident. Selection is based upon academic merit and financial need.
Award: $7,000, Deadline: April 1
Applicant must be a graduating senior from one of the following counties in Florida: Sarasota, Manatee, Charlotte, or DeSoto or be an associate degree student from any state college in those four counties. Applicant must be planning to pursue a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university on a full-time basis. Minimum 3.0 GPA required.