General Scholarships

General scholarships are available to all Seminole State students. To apply for any Foundation scholarships visit the Application Procedures page to begin the online application process.

Note: At the end of the online application, you will be given a list of recommended scholarships based on the information you provided. You may only apply for the scholarships included on this list.

Albert Leroy Brown Foundation Scholarship

  • Requires a 2.0 GPA
  • Must be seeking an A.A. or A.S. degree at Seminole State
  • Award Amount: $400 for two semesters; pays for tuition and fees

Anna Fertic Foundation Endowed Scholarship

  • Requires a 3.0 GPA
  • Parents/guardians must be current Central Florida residents and have lived in the state for more than 35 years. Applicants must provide proof of residency.
  • Award Amount: $500 for two semesters; pays for tuition and fees

Armed Forces Communications and Electronic Association of Central Florida Scholarship

  • Requires a 3.0 GPA
  • Must be studying a discipline related to informational technology
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Award Amount: $500 for two semesters; pays for books, tuition and fees

Ashley Nicole Strum Memorial Scholarship

  • Requires a 3.0 GPA
  • Preference given to softball players or students seeking an art degree
  • Must be a Seminole or Orange County resident
  • Award Amount: $750 for two semesters; pays for tuition and fees

Bank of America Endowed Scholarship

  • Requires a 2.5 GPA
  • Must be seeking an A.A. or A.S. degree
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Award Amount: Up to $750 for two semesters; pays for books, tuition and fees

Bernard A./Elva R. McGee Scholarship

  • Requires a 2.5 GPA
  • Must be seeking an A.A. or A.S. degree
  • Award Amount: $500 for two semesters; pays for books, tuition and fees

B.R. Chamberlain Foundation Scholarship

  • Requires a 2.0 GPA
  • Must be seeking an A.A. or A.S. degree
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Award Amount: $500 for two semesters; pays for tuition and fees

Central Florida Fair Scholarship

  • Requires a 3.0 GPA
  • Must be enrolled in the Science Merit Program or majoring in Agriculture
  • Must be a resident of Lake, Osceola or Brevard County
  • Award Amount: $500 for two semesters; pays for tuition and fees

Dianetta W. Alexander Life Scholarship

  • Requires a 2.0 GPA
  • Must be a Seminole County resident and graduate of Crooms, Seminole or Lake Mary High School, or Seminole State's GED or Adult High School Program
  • Must be a full-time student taking 15 credit hours
  • Award Amount: $500 for two semesters; pays for books, tuition and fees

Dr. Earl S. Weldon Memorial Scholarship

  • Requires a 2.8 GPA
  • Must be a Florida resident
  • Must provide proof of extracurricular activities
  • Award Amount: $750 for two semesters; pays for books, tuition and fees

Ethics in Business Scholarship

  • Requires a 3.0 GPA
  • Must be a Florida resident
  • Must provide documentation of community service
  • Award Amount: Up to $800 for two semesters

Executive Women International Scholarship

  • Requires a 2.5 GPA
  • Must show proof of social, economic or physical disadvantage (preference given to single mothers or displaced homemakers)
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Award Amount: Up to $1,000 for two semesters

Gibson Truck World Scholarship

  • Requires a 2.8 GPA
  • Must be seeking an A.A. or A.S. degree
  • Award Amount: $500 for two semesters; pays for tuition and fees

Greater Agape Scholarship

  • Requires a 2.0 GPA
  • Must be a Seminole County resident
  • Must be a graduate of Crooms, Seminole or Lake Mary High School, or Seminole State's GED or Adult High School programs
  • Must be a full-time student taking at least 15 credit hours
  • Application essay must express a need for this award
  • Award Amount: $500 for two semesters; pays for books, tuition and fees

Jack Pantelias Scholarship

  • Requires a 3.2 GPA
  • Preference given to veterans or veteran dependents
  • Must be seeking an A.A. or A.S. degree and plan to move on to a four-year college or university
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Award Amount: $600 for two semesters; pays for tuition and fees

Jack Jennings Memorial Scholarship

  • Requires a 2.5 GPA
  • Must be seeking a degree in Construction Technology
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Award Amount: $375 for two semesters; pays for tuition and fees

Jennifer L. Schott Memorial Endowed Scholarship

  • Requires a 2.0 GPA
  • Must submit application through Disability Support Services
  • Award Amount: $500 for two semesters; pays for tuition and fees

Joseph C. Caldwell/Seminole County NAACP GED Scholarship

  • Must be a resident of Seminole County
  • Must have passed the GED exam
  • Must submit a letter of recommendation from the GED coordinator or a faculty/staff member in the GED Program
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Award Amount: $500 for two semesters; pays for tuition and fees

Joseph L. Reinhardt Memorial Scholarship

  • Requires a 2.5 GPA
  • Must be enrolled in a degree program of networking, computer sciences or information systems
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Award Amount: $500 for two semesters

The Kimball Foundation Endowed Scholarship

  • Requires a 2.8 GPA
  • Preference given to African American students
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Award Amount: $500 for two semesters

Kiwanis Club of Sanford/Earl Weldon Memorial Scholarship

  • Requires a 2.8 GPA
  • Must be a resident of Seminole County
  • Must be involved in community service
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Award Amount: $500 for two semesters; pays for books, tuition and fees

Minority Students Scholarship

  • Requires a 3.0 GPA
  • Preference given to minority students
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Award Amount: $400 for two semesters; pays tuition and fees

Myrna L. Deal Memorial Endowed Scholarship

  • Requires a 3.0 GPA
  • Award Amount: $750 for two semesters; pays tuition and fees

NAWIC Scholarship

  • Requires a 2.5 GPA
  • Must be an Orange, Seminole, Lake or Osceola County high school graduate, or be a member of NAWIC, AGC or ABC. If you are a member of NAWIC, AGC or ABC, you must provide a letter from your employer.
  • Award Amount: $245 for two semesters; pays for tuition and fees

Rotary Club of Sanford Endowed Scholarship

  • Requires a 2.5 GPA
  • Preference given to Sanford residents
  • Must attend a Sanford Rotary Club meeting and speak to members about what this award means to you and your future goals.
  • Award Amount: $500 for two semesters; pays for tuition and fees

Rotary Club of Altamonte Springs/Forest City Memorial Scholarship

  • Requires a 2.5 GPA
  • Must be a Seminole County resident
  • Must have graduated from a Seminole County public high school in the top 25 percent of your class
  • Award Amount: $500 for two semesters

Rotary Club of Lake Mary Scholarship

  • Requires a 2.8 GPA
  • Must be a high school graduate with an ACT score of 20 or an SAT score of 950.
  • Must submit a written essay and two letters of recommendation
  • Must attend a Rotary Club of Lake Mary meeting
  • Award Amount: $500 for one semester

Rotary Club of Sanford/Breakfast Club Scholarship

  • Requires a 2.5 GPA
  • Must be a graduate of Seminole High School or a former Seminole High student who earned a GED
  • Award Amount: $375 for two semesters

Rotary Club of Winter Springs Scholarship

  • Requires a 2.5 GPA
  • Must be a graduate of Winter Springs or Oviedo High School
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Award Amount: $500 for two semesters; pays for books, tuition and fees

Sally Sherman Community Service Scholarship

  • Requires a 2.5 GPA
  • Must be a graduate of Seminole High School
  • Must provide a record of community service hours
  • Award Amount: $250 for one semester

Sandra Glenn Memorial Scholarship

  • Requires a 3.0 GPA
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Award Amount: $500 for one semester; pays for tuition and fees

TEAM Information Technology Scholarship

  • Requires a 3.0 GPA
  • Must be seeking a career in technology (preference given to computer science students)
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Award Amount: $375 for two semesters; pays for tuition and fees

Thomas E. Whigham Memorial Scholarship

  • Requires a 2.0 GPA
  • Must be a graduate of Seminole High School
  • Must be a Seminole County resident
  • Preference given to minority students
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Award Amount: $600 for two semesters; pays for tuition and fees

Tracey Jenkins Scholarship

  • Requires a 2.5 GPA
  • Preference given to females or single mothers
  • Must be seeking an A.A. or A.S. degree
  • Award Amount: $500 for two semesters; pays for tuition and fees

Tracy Lynn Rupp Memorial Scholarship

  • Requires a 3.0 GPA
  • Preference given to females, students who have lost a sibling, students involved in athletic programs, and/or students planning to continue on to Florida State University after graduation
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Award Amount: $500 for two semesters; pays for tuition and fees

University Club of Orlando

  • Requires a 3.2 GPA
  • Must be a resident of Seminole, Orange or Osceola County and a graduate of a high school in that county.
  • Scholarship is renewable if satisfactory progress is made toward a four-year degree
  • Award Amount: $500 for two semesters; pays for books, tuition and fees

Wayne W. Walker Memorial Scholarship

  • Requires a 2.5 GPA
  • For students seeking a nontraditional role for their gender
  • Award Amount: $750 for two semesters; pays for tuition and fees

William Schaffner Memorial Scholarship

  • Requires a 2.5 GPA
  • Must be a Seminole County resident and have graduated from a Seminole County public high school
  • Must provide documentation proving community service
  • Award Amount: Up to $1,000 for two semesters; pays for books, tuition and fees

Women's Club of Sanford

  • Requires a 2.8 GPA
  • Must submit three letters of recommendation from teachers, counselors or administrators
  • Award Amount: $500 for two semesters; pays for books, tuition and fees

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