In partnership with the Foundation for Seminole State College and generous donors and community partners, Seminole State College offers the Non-Traditional Student Scholarship and the Celebrate the Wins Scholarship.

Non-Traditional Student Scholarship

Student must:

  • Be age 25 or older.
  • Demonstrate financial need based on the FAFSA form.
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher.
  • Be pursuing an Associate in Arts (A.A.) degree or Associate in Science. (A.S.) degree from Seminole State College.

Award Amount: Merit-based award of $500 for one semester based on a combination of academic achievement and co-curricular involvement. 

Applications are available online or in the Office of Student Development in the Weldon Building (A-100P). Completed applications and essays may be emailed to Dr. Jan Lloyd.

Celebrate the Wins Scholarship

The Celebrate the Wins Scholarship is designed to retain non-traditional students beyond their first semester. To recognize your commitment to continuing your education, we want to celebrate your win for successfully completing your first fall semester by awarding you a one-time scholarship of up to $325 for your subsequent spring classes

Student must:

  • Be an incoming degree-seeking first-time-in-college student for Fall Term.
  • Be over the age of 25.
  • Submit FASFA form and demonstrate financial need.
  • Enroll in a minimum of six credit hours for the Fall Term.
  • Complete the Fall Term maintaining a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0, and complete a minimum of 50 percent of your courses (not withdrawing or failing).
  • Submit the Celebrate the Wins scholarship form or log in below to complete an online form.

Award Amount: Up to $325, one time, to be used for subsequent spring classes. Scholarships are limited, so recipients who meet the above criteria will be chosen on first come, first served basis.

I hereby authorize the student support services staff to obtain my records or data pertinent to my scholarship from admissions office, records office and financial aid office. I understand that by submitting this questionnaire I am applying for a Celebrate the Wins Scholarship. I understand submitting this questionnaire does not guarantee I will receive a scholarship. I understand this scholarship is for the Spring Term if awarded.


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