Scholarships

Resources- FAFSA, Bright Futures, Presentations, etc.
OCPS Financial Aid Night Recorded Session (from 9/16/20)

OCPS College Presentation & Financial Aid Night (in Spanish) Recorded Session (from 9/17/20)

FAFSA Information

Florida Financial Aid Application (aka Bright Futures) Information

Ongoing Scholarships
College Board Opportunity Scholarship (currently open for Class of 2021 and 2022)

ACT Scholarship for 10th and 11th grade

Valencia College Foundation Scholarships

Raise.Me Scholarship (9-12) earn scholarships from schools based on your achievements

Scholarship for Undocumented Youth

Horatio Algers Scholarship- 2.0 gpa, multiple scholarships National, State, Career & Technical

 National Scholarship searches- Fast Web and Scholarships.com

Current Scholarship Opportunities
Comprehensive list! OCPS Scholarship Bulletin  

Deadline and essay are now waived! Chi Tau Graduate Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity
in Partnership with Friendship Foundation Scholarship
African-American male students attending post-secondary institution in fall
Min 2.5 gpa, mail packet to address listed on application
  

New! Delta Sigma Theta, Inc. Norma Jean Smith Bynes Performing Arts Scholarship
$250, excellence in performing arts, campus/ community involvement
Deadline 4/23/21
Flyer    Application

New! Young Lawyers Section of the Orange County Bar Association Scholarship
$12,000, attend Valencia college & then continue at FL public university
2.5 gpa, financial need (demonstrated through FAFSA)
Deadline extended to 4/26/21


New! Orange County School Counselor Association $500 Scholarship
Student pursuing career in Mental Health, Education, Social Work, Psychology/ Counseling
3.5 weighted GPA or 2.5-3.0 unweighted GPA
Submit to Ms. Roberts in Student Services by 4/28/21 


 Kobrin Family Scholarship- $10,000 person of Jewish faith attending UCF
Deadline 4/29/21


New! Central Florida Gator Club Educational Scholarship- must be accepted and attending UF
$3,000 if parent member of UF Alumni Assoc or $2,000 scholarships for other seniors
Deadline 4/30/21


New! ALP Memorial Scholarship- $750 for senior attending 2 year college or technical college
Student cannot have received any other scholarship or have felony/ alcohol/ drug conviction
 Return completed application to Ms. Roberts in Student Services
Deadline 5/1/21


 American College Foundation's Visionary Scholarship Program- grades 9-12
Essay on "Why College is Important to Me"
Deadline 5/1/21


New! GFWC Apopka Woman's Club Scholarship
Female senior, at least 3.0 GPA, zoned for Apopka or Wekiva HS junior & senior year
Deadline 5/3/21


New! Orlando Chapter #3 of the Eastern Star $500 to 1,000
Female student w/ leadership and 2.5 unwt. GPA attending college (2 yr, 4 yr or Tech)
Deadline 5/3/21


 2021 Great City Schools-Bernard Harris Math and Science Scholarships, $5,000
African-American or Hispanic Sr. planning to major in STEM field, 3.0 gpa
Due 5/4/21


   Brooks Law Group Spring 2021 Scholarship, $250 or $1,000, essay re: student debt
Deadline 5/7/21


New! Zeta Phi Beta Epsilon Epsilon Chapter Scholarship
$1,000, underrepresented female students w/ 3.0 wtd GPA & 100 community service hours
Deadline 5/8/21


  Unigo Fifth Month Scholarship
$1,500- 250 word essay on what the number 5 means to you
Deadline 5/31/21


 PB & J Scholarship- for students who have experienced personal challenges that made it difficult for them to perform well academically, $500-1,000, for 2 or 4 year college
Deadline 5/31/21 


New! Seminole State College Summer Bridge Program
Deadline 6/1/21


Wilhelmina Foundation Textbook Scholarship
pay for textbooks for Florida students attending college
Due 6/1/21


  Do Over Scholarship-$40,000- 250 word essay on having a "do over in life"
Deadline 6/30/21


New! The Jamaican/ American Association of Central Florida Scholarship
Senior of Jamaican heritage, 3.25 unwt. GPA, accepted to accredited college
Deadline 7/1/2021 


New! Epic Flight Academy Aviation Scholarships
Juniors & Seniors interested in flight training or aviation maintenance
Deadline 10/1/2021





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