Scholarships of county 'Pinellas' within Florida
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Pinellas County Community Foundation Scholarship
Giving limited to Pinellas County, FL.
The George C. Clark Foundation, Inc. - Scholarship
Giving scholarship to individuals for higher education. Please contact the foundation for more information. Limited to residents of Clearwater, FL.
Al Downing Jazz Education
Sponsor: The Al Downing Tampa Bay Jazz Association, Inc.Amount: Various awards up $2,000 eachUse: Two-four year college/universityCriteria: 1. Students must have a minimum 2.0 GPA.2. Students must use scholarship to further studies in jazz.Special Requirements: 1. Students must submit a written essay (minimum of 100 words) on the topic “What jazz means in my life” along with a band director’s recommendation.2. Please send all submissions to: Scholarship Committee Al Downing Tampa Bay Jazz Association P.O. Box 2240 St. Petersburg, FL 33731-2240
Anne Register Anderson Memorial
Sponsor: Junior League of St. PetersburgAmount: One - $1,000.00Use: Two-four year college/universityCriteria: 1. Minimum GPA of 3.02. Preference will be given to: residents of St. Petersburg, Schools in the southern part of Pinellas County, students that are in Foster Care homes.
Charles E. Taylor Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: National Aviation AcademyAmount: Up to seventeen awards of $1,000.00 each Criteria: 1. Applicants must plan on attending National Aviation Academy.Special Requirements: 1. Essay on topic “How a Career in Aviation Helps Me Accomplish My Future Goals”2. Submission of 2 letters of recommendation (1 personal/1 professional).3. Applicant will also be required to complete a successful admissions interview and pass the NAA Entrance Exam. Applicants must also complete ONLINE application located at http://www.naa.edu/Aviation_Maintenance_Application.asp4. The applicants must mail the additional information to National Aviation Academy 6225 Ulmerton Road, Largo, FL 33760 Attn: Karen Acker
Clearwater Jazz Holiday Scholarship
Sponsor: CHS Student GovernmentAmount: One award of $1,000Use: Two/Four Year College/UniversityCriteria: 1. Student must have a 2.75 GPA or greater2. Must be a graduating senior from Pinellas County Public Schools3. Have a history of study and performance of jazz music.
Evelyn G. Barnes Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: The Florida OrchestraAmount: Number of awards and amounts varyUse: Two-four year college/universityCriteria: 1. Applicants must be Pinellas County graduating students seeking a degree in music, with a major in instrumental performance, conducting or music education.2. Applicants with financial need must have a "B" average or better3. Must demonstrate involvement in extracurricular activitiesSpecial Requirements: 1. Finalists may be required to audition in person and will be notified of an audition day.
Steve Georgiadis Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Georgiadis FamilyAmount: One award of $2,000Use: Two-four year college/university or vocational-technical education program.Criteria: 1. Graduating Pinellas County Public School2. Baseball players in the Pinellas County School District3. Demonstrated values of teamwork, leadership and a love for the game
Pinellas County, Florida School Board Scholarship
Scholarship Value: $3,000 to $6,000Classifications: OpenMinimum GPA: 2.5Eligible Majors: OpenEligible Schools: UNCF Member Colleges and UniversitiesEligible Locations: Florida Scholarship Detail: The scholarship is available to Pinellas County, FL residents only.Donor/Sponsor Name: Pinellas County, Florida School Board
St. Petersburg Golf Classic Scholarship
Scholarship Value: up to $5,000Classifications: OpenMinimum GPA: 2.5Eligible Majors: OpenEligible Schools: UNCF Member Colleges and UniversitiesEligible Locations: FloridaScholarship Detail:This scholarship is designed to benefit students who are residents of Pinellas County or Tampa area. Interested students must be enrolled or plan to enroll at an UNCF member school or accredited school as a full-time student. Student must also have a 2.5 or better gpa. This scholarship will be awarded to students with unmet financial needs as verified by the universities? financial aid office. Donor/Sponsor Name: St. Petersbug Golf Classic Committee
Targeting high school seniors in the Tampa Bay area who have overcome significant odds to do well in school. Four winners selected annually for awards worth up to $15,000 per year for four years of college. Annual deadline is Oct. 15. Application is online at www.tampabay.com/scholarships.
Career Journalism Scholarship
Targeting high school seniors in the Tampa Bay area who are interested in careers in media/journalism/communications. Students will have demonstrated their interest by being involved in their high school publications. Worth $2,500 per year, renewable annually. Maximum of 4 scholarships awarded annually. Deadline to apply is Jan. 5 each year.