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 $425 for one semester based on a combination of academic achievement and co-curricular involvement. 

Students can apply online through the Foundation scholarship website. Deadline to submit for Fall 2015 semester is  July 15, 2015. Questions regarding the scholarship can 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).

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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